Quality Assurance Inspector in Ellington, CT at CoWorx Staffing Services

Date Posted: 9/25/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

CoWorx Staffing Services is now hiring a Quality Assurance Inspector to work at our fantastic, talent focused client in Ellington, CT! This is a part time, weekend shift opportunity.

In this role, you will test and inspect products at various stages throughout the production process to ensure compliance with product specifications. You will also be responsible for evaluating data to determine and maintain the quality and integrity of products.

Job Requirements

What you’ll do in a typical day:

  • Inspect incoming ingredients and packaging material for conformance to product specifications
  • Submit ingredient samples from current and new suppliers to approved labs for authenticity and pesticide analysis
  • Audit blending operation for conformance to process and packaging specifications
  • Audit production for conformance to process and package specifications
  • Maintain QA record keeping filing system and housekeeping programs in the QA areas
  • Perform microbiological plating functions
  • Monitor all aspects of production for compliance to HACCP, GMP’s, SQF, and SOP’s
  • Verify the calibration and / or calibrate laboratory & operational equipment
  • Prepare regent solutions and conduct concentration tests on plant solutions
  • Inform the QA Manager of any out-of-spec situations or negative trends
  • Initiate and conclude all Product on Hold Reports

Basic Requirements:

  • Associate degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school in food science, food technology, chemistry or related field
  • One year experience in similar role
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  
  • Ability to write simple correspondence.  
  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
  • Basic Math skills
  • HACCP Certification a plus


  • 6:00am – 2:00pm, Saturday - Sunday

Don’t miss out on this exciting direct hire opportunity to join a growing QA team - apply with us today to get started!

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