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Total Quality Technician 3rd Shift - Grand Prairie, TX

Date: Mar 26, 2021

Location: US, 75051

Company: GRUMA

Brief Summary

To collaborate with plant personnel to produce superior quality products. To monitor and ensure compliance to materials and product specifications, customer requirements and quality and food safety system requirements.

Job Responsibilities

1. Monitoring and ensuring compliance with Good Manufacturing Practices
2. Responsible for performing key quality activities as described in the
a. Quality Procedures
b. Quality Plan
c. Quality Work Instructions
3. Ensuring compliance raw materials and packaging materials specifications and for performing the activities required by the Mission Foods Supplier Approval Program such as
a. Approving raw materials using the COAPPA system
b. Performing weekly COAPPA Audits
c. Filling out Supplier Corrective Actions Requests (SCAR’s) in the Intelex System
4. Performing key activities to ensure finished product compliance with requirements such as
a. Finished product evaluations
b. Finished product shelf life monitoring
c. Segregating and placing a nonconforming product on “HOLD” in accordance with the Quality Procedures
5. Performing key activities to ensure products are produced in a clean environment such as
a. Microbiology sampling (air and surfaces)
b. Preoperational inspections
c. Plant Inspections
6. Ensuring the laboratory activities are in compliance to the requirements such as
a. Cleaning and maintaining testing equipment
b. Calibrating testing equipment
c. Cleaning and maintaining the laboratory
d. Complying with all safety requirements and promoting safety with the rest of the plant employees
7. Having a transparent communication with all plant personnel

  1. Preferred 1 to 3 year experience in Food Processing or in a Quality Field
  2. Preferred some knowledge on food chemistry or food microbiology and good math skills
  3. Flexibility in work schedule
  4. Preferred good knowledge on Computer Systems such as Microsoft Work, Excel
  5. Preferred Bilingual (English and Spanish)

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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