Quality Assurance Technician

Job Summary

The outline of these duties has some specific requirements. This position works closely with all departments in a variety of areas to produce product for Apace.

Job Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent is required
  • 1-2 years Quality Assurance experience preferred
  • Solid reading, writing, basic computer functions, and mathematics skills including decimals and fractions
  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions
  • Read and interpret precise measuring instruments
  • Ability to learn and yet maintain integrity with peers during decisions that need to be made and professional communications are a must
  • Teachable, accurate, neat, respectful of others, flexible, manage time well, punctual, reliable, responsible
  • Problem solving, reading comprehension, inspection and mathematics calculations
  • Successful completion of pre-employment basic skills tests
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, GMP regulations and general instructions
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written are required
  • Excellent reasoning ability and math skills necessary for regulatory compliance
  • Ability to ask and learn is a must

Job Responsibilities

  • Ability to issue packaging batch records
  • Perform In-Process Inspections during production runs
  • Issue and return labeling to and from production
  • Verification of Line Clearance before and after production
  • Assist in the training of new Quality Technicians
  • Verify all batch records and components are correct before production runs
  • Assists in implementation of a “checks and balances” system to ensure quality first, and department company consistency
  • Ability to document properly and train mistakes in a professional manner when requested
  • Any job within our capabilities that needs doing to secure our customers get the products and service they deserve and need when they need it for our success!!!

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands and fingers to handle, or feel. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms, and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 20 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.