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Seasonal Quality Assurance Technician

Cozy Harbor Seafood,Inc | Portland, ME 04116

Cozy Harbor Seafood,Inc

Description:

Cozy Harbor Seafood, a leader in the seafood processing industry, is currently searching for Seasonal Quality Assurance Technicians (QA Tech). The ideal candidate must possess effective verbal and written communication skills, the ability to perform simple mathematical equations using percentages, fractions and decimals. The QA Tech is also responsible for conducting basic quality control tests on raw and cooked seafood products including fish and lobster. The ideal candidate must possess a strong work ethic, pleasant positive attitude and the ability to work with an ethnically diverse group of employees. In addition, the candidate must have excellent attention to detail and accuracy, be able to work independently as well as a member of a team. Candidates should be available to work flexible schedules including weekends as needed.
 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
* Performs daily inspections of production lines and finished products
* Assists with raw materials receiving inspections
* Monitors all HACCP and Food Safety requirements
* Identifies and communicates performance trends with QA Manager and production supervisors where needed
* Continuously monitors Good Manufacturing Practices among employees

* Performs Environmental and Product microbiological samplings
* Performs calibration tests for scales, thermometers
* Able to work on special projects as assigned
* Able to work in a wet, cold environment for long periods of time

 

Computer Skills:
Proficient in the use of computer technology including standard software programs such as Microsoft Word and Excel. Must be able to quickly and efficiently learn new systems and software to automate and analyze information.
 

Physical Demands:
Able to stand for prolonged periods of time
Must have keen sense of taste, smell and feel
Must be able to distinguish colors


Previous Experience:
One year of experience working in the seafood, meat or food processing industry in quality assurance, control or compliance is preferred, however we will train qualified applicants. Previous HACCP or Serve-Safe training is a benefit.

Education:
Employees must be able to read and write Basic English and have good math skills for calculating chemical usage. Candidate must be able to communicate appropriately (accurate listening and clear and concise speaking skills) and apply mature judgment. Bilingual in English and Spanish a plus.

Location:
Cozy Harbor is the first building on the intersection of Valley and St John Street adjacent to the Veterans Memorial Bridge in Portland Easy access from 295 and onsite parking and on street parking are available.

Pay
Competitive Wages. Technicians start at $14.00/hr. plus overtime. Wages based on experience.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cozy Harbor Seafood, a leader in the seafood processing industry, is currently searching for seasonal Quality Assurance Technicians (QA Tech). The ideal candidate must possess effective verbal and written communication skills, the ability to perform simple mathematical equations using percentages, fractions and decimals. The QA Tech is also responsible for conducting basic quality control tests on raw and cooked seafood products including fish and lobster. The ideal candidate must possess a strong work ethic, pleasant positive attitude and the ability to work with an ethnically diverse group of employees. In addition, the candidate must have excellent attention to detail and accuracy, and be able to work independently as well as a member of a team. Candidates should be available to work flexible schedules including weekends as needed.
 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
* Performs daily inspections of production lines and finished products
* Assists with raw materials receiving inspections
* Monitors all HACCP and Food Safety requirements
* Identifies and communicates performance trends with QA Manager and production supervisors where needed
* Continuously monitors Good Manufacturing Practices among employees.

* Performs Environmental and Product microbiological samplings
* Performs calibration tests for scales, thermometers
* Able to work on special projects as assigned
* Able to work in a wet, cold environment for long periods of time

 

Computer Skills:
Proficient in the use of computer technology including standard software programs such as Microsoft Word and Excel. Must be able to quickly and efficiently learn new systems and software to automate and analyze information.
 

Physical Demands:
Able to stand for prolonged periods of time
Must have keen sense of taste, smell and feel
Must be able to distinguish colors.


Previous Experience
One year of experience working in the seafood, meat or food processing industry in quality assurance, control or compliance is preferred, however we will train qualified applicants.

Previous HACCP or Serve-Safe training is a benefit.

Education
Employees must be able to read and write Basic English and have good math skills for calculating chemical usage. Candidate must be able to communicate appropriately (accurate listening and clear and concise speaking skills) and apply mature judgment. Bilingual in English and Spanish a plus.

Location
Cozy Harbor is the first building on the intersection of Valley and St John Street adjacent to the Veterans Memorial Bridge in Portland Easy access from 295 and onsite parking and on street parking are available.

Pay
Competitive Wages. Technicians start at $14.00/hr. plus overtime. Wages based on experience.

 

 


Posted On: 08/16/182018-08-16
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Manufacturing, QA - Quality Control
Job Type: Seasonal
Job Status: Full Time
Career Level: Entry Level (<2 years experience)
Minimum Degree: High School or Equivalent
Pay Type: Hourly Wage
Similar Jobs: Within 25 miles of 04116, Manufacturing, QA - Quality Control


Additional Contact Info

75 St. John Street
Portland, Maine 04102
Contact: Melissa Vargas
Phone: 207-879-2665 ext 208

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