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Seasonal QA Raw Lab Technician (Crew C) Pasco, WA

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.

Summary

The Quality Assurance Raw Lab Technician will be responsible for ensuring product quality is monitored and tested in compliance with established procedures, specification and instructions. The individual in this position is responsible, but not limited to taking samples, and performing test as prescribed by procedure or specification, reporting to appropriate personnel on status of product quality, and recording information in logs and databases.  The QA Raw Lab Technician will also be responsible to communicate harvest inventory needs between the plant and the harvest/trucking crew.  

Key Responsibilities

Accurately completes quality grade using grading standards. 

Accurately enters all product identity information for all product produced in an inventory database. 

Performs requested tests and samples  

Provides prompt and timely feedback to appropriate personnel relative to production related problems (i.e. excessive defects, mislabeling, package quality issues, downtime and increased production etc). 

Maintains a safe work environment 

Maintains clean and orderly working area 

Other duties as assigned  

 

Typical Education

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

Other Information

Basic math skills  

Use basis lab equipment 

Good knowledge of computer systems  

Ability to work in  refrigerated and frozen environments 

Good communication skills 

Needs to be organized, efficient, and have good time management skills. 

Ability to sit and stand for long periods 

Ability to work independently with minimal supervision 

Ability to lift 50 pounds 

Job Requisition ID: 4124

Travel Required: None

Location(s): FG Plant - Pasco 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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