Quality Control Technician

$20.00 - $23.00 hourly
  • Joffrey's Coffee & Tea Company
  • Tampa, FL, USA
  • Jul 09, 2024
Full time Roasting/Production Technician/Equipment Service Other

Job Description

Joffrey’s Coffee and Tea Company have been rapidly expanding our business and now are searching for a full-time Quality Control Technician to sustain our growth. Join us and be part of the exploding industry of consumer and B2B products for the world’s favorite beverages…coffee & tea. In business since 1984, Joffrey’s has been the leading specialty coffee roaster in Tampa Bay and a top-tier provider in our segment nationwide. Our thriving online consumer business is off the charts as we release new roasts, origins and flavors, new packaging formats and brewing techniques for fans to enjoy at home. The Quality Control Technician will be largely responsible for performing testing, reviewing test data, and writing investigations in compliance with GMPs and SOPs. This complex position will require the ability to multi-task on a regular basis with or without direct supervision. The ideal candidate should exhibit keen attention to detail.

Hourly/Non-Exempt

Hours: Monday thru Friday, 2:30pm to 11:30pm

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analyzes coffee products from production lines in compliance with GMP regulations and SOPs and packaging/label/item specifications.
  • Reviews, evaluates, interprets, summarizes, and presents data generated in support of method validation; prepares reports and summaries based on data.
  • Reviews data obtained for compliance to specifications; reports abnormalities.
  • Completes and maintains appropriate documentation to support testing procedures and comply with GMPs including but not limited to data capture forms, equipment logbooks, and inventory forms.
  • Assists with creation of new SOPs and/or revision of existing documentation.
  • Reads, understands, and follows SOPs; complies with current GMP as required by FDA.
  • Maintains supply levels for performance of assigned duties.
  • Maintains accurate and updated laboratory notebooks and records.
  • Participates in GMP and food safety audits.
  • Follows all safety regulations.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by management.

Qualifications:

  • Two to four years related experience or equivalent
  • Strong knowledge of manufacturing processes, computer and equipment validation, GMPs, and product/process validation
  • Ability to develop clear, concise, and timely oral and written reports
  • Experience in research and development, including understanding of statistical analysis
  • Commitment to excellence and high standards
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills
  • Ability to manage priorities and workflow
  • Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm
  • Acute attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to plan and organize projects
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of various teams and committees
  • Proven ability to handle multiple projects and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work on complex projects with general direction and minimal guidance
  • Working knowledge of data collection, data analysis, evaluation, and scientific method

Working Conditions:

  • Frequently required to stand, walk, read and occasionally sit
  • Frequently required to utilize hand and finger dexterity
  • Continually utilize visual acuity to read information and use a keyboard
  • Occasionally required to lift/push/carry items up to 50 pounds
  • Frequently work near moving mechanical parts
  • Continually exposed to elevated noise levels (examples: manufacturing equipment; packaging machines)

What Joffrey’s offers:

  • Competitive wages
  • Relaxed work environment
  • Health benefits
  • 401K
  • Paid time off
  • Cash incentives

Joffrey’s is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer that offers a competitive salary and benefits package, opportunities for advancement, and a supportive working environment where employees are encouraged to share in our commitment to social responsibility.