Conagra Brands Inc 2nd Shift Operator Intermediate Quality - Lab Technician in Denver, Colorado
Conagra Brands has the most energized, highest-impact culture in food. Ourpeople persistently challenge and disrupt marketplace/business conventionsand we are respected for our great brands, great food, great margins andconsistent results. Conagra Brands, be part of building something BIG.Position SummaryThe quality control technicians will be responsible for observing anddocumenting the process controls for all processes and products. It isimportant to have controls within the process to consistently produce productsthat are within specification for the success of our business. There will be aquality assurance technician on each shift completing process audits,inspecting ingredients, as well as ensuring that GMP's are followed. Theposition will require good communication skills to explain issues tosupervisors on the shift as well as to your manager.The Laboratory technicians will be vital to the control of our ingredient andfinished goods inbound verification program. They will be responsible forsampling and inspecting all inbound loads, testing, and communicating allresults. With all of the issues that we have regarding variability thisposition will ensure that we provide operations with all the informationpossible to proactively produce using all ingredients. The position will be atrainable position for candidates who are technically minded. There will notbe any design of experiments, but will be required to follow detailedpolicies and procedures. The technician will need to be able to maneuverwithin database type programs to enter results and release products. Theequipment is purchased so the resources to run the testing are also muchneeded for the success of the program.Essential Job ResponsibilitiesMust have excellent written and verbal communication skillsMust be willing to be flexible to accommodate schedule changes and productionrequirements.Must work as a TEAM with all other supervisors and managers while being ableto communicate and confront issuesMust be able to work and succeed in a fast paced environment and adapt tochangeMust be willing to submit to drug testing after any incident involving injuryand/or equipmentMust be able to read and write EnglishMust have basic computer skills including email, Microsoft Word andMicrosoft Excel.Bilingual (Spanish) preferred, but not requiredSampling of all inbound ingredientsConduct all in-house testing of all raw materials and finished productsPrepares and measures all product evaluation samplesPrepares samples for quarterly gluten testingEnvironmental swabs as neededSample managementInputs results into BPCS systemMaintain lab supplies and equipmentAware of food safety risks and escalates found risks to lead/supervisor.Perform all other duties as assigned.In the absence of the Quality Assurance Laboratory Technician, the aboveduties will be completed by the Quality Assurance Coordinator.Conagra Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualifiedapplicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color,religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation,gender identity or expression, age, pregnancy, leave status,disability, veteran status, genetic information and/or any othercharacteristic or status protected by national, federal, state or local law.Conagra Brands, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer and considersqualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color,creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genderidentity and expression, age, disability, veteran status or any otherprotected factor under federal, state or local law.