Quality Systems Technician in Commerce, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 7/15/2018

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Job Description


Our client is an established leader of beverages! They are seeking a Quality Systems Technician to join their dynamic team!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for qualitative and analytical testing of raw materials, work in process, and finished products.
  • Ensure records and documentation related to the laboratory are current and stored appropriately.
  • Responsible for maintaining overall cleanliness and organization in the laboratory area.
  • Actively seek ways to improve current procedures and practices within the laboratory environment and plant monitoring to reduce costs and/or drive improved results.
  • Work across departments (production, distribution, customer service, and engineering) as needed in order to meet objectives.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • BS in Food Science / Microbiology / Chemistry or related field.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a fast-paced food laboratory environment
  • Ability to multi-task many items and prioritize based on current objectives
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; able to communicate at various organizational hierarchy levels across departments
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Able to grasp new concepts and production operations structure
  • Apply aseptic technique, perform serial dilutions and plating
  • Knowledgeable of Good Laboratory Practices (GLP’s)
  • Knowledgeable of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP’s)
  • Able to learn new tasks
  • Strong computer skills; Microsoft Office programs
  • Self-starter
  • Able to work without close supervision
  • Able to troubleshoot and repair simple lab equipment

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 employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.