Quality Assurance - Lead Coordinator

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Job Description: 
The Quality Assurance Lead Coordinator is the Lead Coordinator for Quality Assurance on site for Magic Valley Cheese of Gossner in Heyburn, Idaho.The person performs quality assurance and laboratory duties for a growing family business at their Idaho natural cheese plant in harmony and in conjunction with the Gossner corporate facility. Manages quality & food safety procedures to be customized to the facility and in harmony with the corporate procedures. The Quality Assurance Lead Coordinator will be the main contact during regulatory inspections and customer audits in conjunction with the Plant Managers & Director of Quality Assurance.
  •     Excellent communication & team skills - They will be working with multiple people both from Gossner and outside of Gossner. Will provide training to employees.
  •     Self-motivated - Good at record keeping and capable of receiving and reporting on assignments to the Corporate QA Manager and Director of Quality Assurance.
  •     College degree and/or QA/lab experience preferred.
  •     Experienced in data entry and proficient in Excel, Word, and Outlook.
  •     Experience in being able to perform laboratory work.
  •     Consistent attendance, reliability and able to handle several jobs of various diversity.
  •     Has attention to detail and discipline that minimizes mistakes or oversights.
  •     Analytical Skills - Ability to use thinking and reasoning to solve a problem.
  •     Having experience with quality systems is helpful but not required
Job Requirements (training will be provided)
  •     Work closely with Corporate in procedures, programs and protocols.
  •     Main contact for QA for the facility for inspectors and auditors.
  •     On-site laboratory testing for internal tests Environmental monitoring.
  •     Perform in-house inspections for compliance.
  •     On-site participant in troubleshooting issues.
  •     SQF (Safe Quality Food) practitioner.
  •     PCQI(Preventive Controls Qualified Individual).
  •     Help write quality assurance procedures.
  •     Other jobs as necessary.

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