Quality Line Inspector in Los Angeles, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 9/12/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


  • Ensures correct components and materials are used in the line; line set-up, line release, and batch clearance are executed in accordance to company standard.
  • Responsible for ensuring that released finished goods from the line meet the established


  • Verify components, bulk, and labels used in the line are approved for use and meet established specifications.
  • Conduct the required checks and verifications on production lines to ensure quality of products is consistent and meets established specifications and standards.

  • Document line inspection results on appropriate forms and logs and follow Good Documentation Practices.

  • Provide target, and minimum/maximum fill weight to Production Line.

  • Perform inspection utilizing ANSI/ASQ Z1.4 Sampling Plan.
  • Read and understand standards and inspection plans to ensure material compliance.

  • Utilize calipers, torque meter and other testing equipment as required

  • Perform dimensional, visual and functional inspection of various plastic, glass, corrugated, liquid and printed items.

  • Document and communicate out-of-spec (OOS) results or discrepancies observed to Manager.

  • Pull line samples for retains and testing, submit samples to 3rd party testing

  • Inspect incoming components, labels & bulk as per defined criteria. 

  • Identify non-conformance issues and complete inspection reports.

  • Maintain and update finished goods standards as needed.

  • File & update QC documents related to raw material, bulk, label, component & finished product.

  • Maintain good housekeeping and safety in the laboratory and/or work station.

  • Perform other related tasks as requested by the department manager.


  • Minimum of 2 years experience in Cosmetic/Dietary supplements or Pharmaceutical industries in Quality.
  • Attention to detail
  • Knowledge of ANSI/ASQ Z1.4 Sampling Procedure
  • Motivated and work well with others. 
  • Ability to multi-task, motivated and has a take charge attitude. 
  • Knowledge of cGMP, GDP, FDA and NOP regulations.
  • Knowledge of instrumentation usage such as viscometer, pH meter, caliper, torque meter etc. 
  • Must have good organizational and decision-making skills.
  • Demonstrate the ability to set own priorities based on operations schedule and deadlines.
  • Microsoft office, internet, and email application skills.

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178.