QC Line Technician - Weekends Only


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Located in Wanamingo, MN

Salary: $23.00/hr.

We''re recruiting for detail oriented candidates for a Quality Control role at a manufacturing facility in Wanamingo, MN. This role will perform quality related activities to ensure all products produced meet the required safety and quality standards. Quality technicians are provided with on-the-job training but require a keen eye for detail and the ability to focus for extended periods of time. Work schedule would be Saturday & Sunday, 10:00am to 10:00pm, starting at $23.00/hr. 


Essential Responsibilities:

  • Understand and meet customer specifications, requirements, and expectations
  • Have a good understanding of the processing procedures and sequence of event timing involved with manufacturing a given product
  • Collect samples and perform the following test procedures with accuracy, precision, and report results neatly and in a timely manner:
    • Bulk & packed density, dispersibility, solubility index, organoleptic procedures, weight control, foreign material, X-ray seed check, enterobacter (petrifilm), SPC (petrifilm), E. coli (petrifilm), Coliforms (petrifilm), yeast and mold (petrifilm), % Oxygen - container, seam inspection, leak test - bell jar, allergen testing, other procedures - to be added
  • Understand coding, purchase order numbers, lot numbers, sampling procedures, and be able to sample incoming raw materials and release/reject accordingly
  • Document test results for finished goods, raw material, environmental, and all other tests
  • Ensure that equipment is properly calibrated and sample materials are prepared to meet scheduled requirements 
  • Understand and follow SQF program, GMP''s, SOP''s, HACCP (hazard analysis and critical control points), sanitation and pest control programs and contact customer operating procedures
  • Notify all pertinent personnel of problems or potential problems 
  • Understand and implement HOLD procedure to isolate product or raw material that deviates from specification
  • Collect, label, pack and ship samples
  • Maintain work area and equipment in clean and orderly manner
  • Make reagents necessary for lab procedures
  • Oversee immediate production issues, follow-up as necessary, HOLD product
  • Work efficiently with personnel in other departments
  • Perform activities involving sanitation issues
  • Act as backup for other quality personnel during vacation, planned absence and sick time
  • Perform miscellaneous duties as assigned by the supervisor or as apparent 


  • Must have good verbal and written communication skills and the ability to read and understand instructions
  • Must be a self-starter capable of working without supervision 
  • Must be detail oriented and to work accurately and precisely 
  • Must be willing to take ownership and accept responsibilities of quality assurance functions 
  • Must be able to multi-task 
  • Possess a high degree of personal cleanliness 
  • Possess well-developed sensory skills 
  • Possess organization and prioritization skills and the ability to manage time well 
  • Must be able to perform basic computer functions (Word/Excel)
  • Prefer experience in food manufacturing and/or quality control

For more information, call or text 651-388-6331, email Jobs.RedWingMN@ExpressPros.com or apply here!

Express Office: Red Wing
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Suite 101
Red Wing, MN 55066
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