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12 Mar 2018

Freelance Quality Assurance Technician – Bakery – Western Refining – Saint Paul Park, MN

Western Refining – Posted by Find a Job in Minnesota Saint Paul Park, Minnesota, United States

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Job Description

Contribute to the implementation and execution of Quality Assurance and Food Safety Programs to ensure the production of safe, wholesome, high quality products for our customers.


Perform daily pre-operation checks which include proper cleaning and reporting any maintenance concerns to the Maintenance department.

Perform Quality Assurance checks by enforcing Good Manufacturing Practices, Standard Operating Procedures, safety policies, HACCP and all other food safety programs.

Take the temperature of all coolers and freezers and calibrate all thermometers on a regular basis.

Place product on hold if it fails to meet specifications.

Review production paperwork to ensure it has been properly completed.

Complete any and all necessary paperwork.

Attend Quality Assurance meetings as needed.

Perform product label and raw material label audits.

Perform mock recalls on ingredients, packaging, and finished product.

Follow and enforce all state, federal and FDA guidelines.

Discuss inspection results with those responsible for products, and recommend necessary corrective actions.

Perform quality checks as product is produced (visual checks, weights and size) to ensure that each product meets specification.

Issue retraining forms as needed

Assist/perform monthly safety checks


Verify running order of products to be manufactured.

Perform verification checks on metal detectors.

File paperwork and manage samples for outside accounts.

Follow and enforce all AIB guidelines

Complete daily product quality inspection forms

Assist with sensory testing


Perform ATP testing of all production lines prior to start up of production.

File paperwork and submit samples for micro testing.

Follow all USDA guidelines as specified.

Complete daily product quality inspection forms

Product Development/Preparation

Print labels required for production, inspect labels for accuracy

New product development

Prepare new items for testing

Record/track products tested and results

Determine appropriate heat/temperature setting for new products (where applicable)

Once new products are approved, train employees on correct build for production

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Job Categories: Manufacturing and Other. Job Types: Freelance. Job Tags: manufacturing.

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