Quality Assurance Technician

at Shearer's Foods
Location Brewster, OH
Date Posted April 19, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Shearer’s is an award-winning private brand and contract manufacturer with capabilities across the Salty Snack, Cookie and Cracker categories.

We strive to create a culture that’s rewarding for all, and we believe it takes all of us to make an impact. At Shearer’s, we do what we say we’re going to do. It’s our number one priority when it comes to our customers, people, quality and safety.

Once a small family operation, Shearer’s is now the leading co-manufacturer and private brand producer of salty snacks in North America. You may not see our name on all the products we make, but the quality speaks for itself. As a part of the Shearer’s team, there’s a sense of pride we all share when recognizing our products in the grocery aisles.   You can visit our website at www.Shearers.com

Quality Assurance Technician, Brewster

What will you be doing?

Our Quality Assurance Technicians assure that analytical, microbiological, sensory attributes and corporate compliance's are completed in order to meet the quality standards defined by Shearer’s Snacks and our customers. You'll be responsible for performing assigned laboratory testing and assuring that equipment is calibrated and running properly. You will also monitor the facility operation to ensure compliance with corporate quality requirements, SQF, labeling, GMP’s, food safety, and all other such standards of the plant. Our QA Techs work with the production team to assure that all proper checks are in place and communicate on a regular basis regarding quality results. Additional opportunities within the position include training and preparing for audits and documenting results. 

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Show Us What You've Got

  • Education – High School Diploma or GED equivalent, College is preferable but not necessary.
  • Safety Mindset – Create a safety and health workplace; make SSW a priority.
  • Language Skills – Must be able to read, understand and effectively communicate to team members in their immediate area.
  • Mathematical Skills – Must be able to do simple math, conversions (mm – in., g-oz), and use formulas to compute run rates.
  • Computer Skills - Must have basic computer (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) skills required to run production. Verifications on computer will be done routinely throughout the day.

What’s In It For You? 

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Flexible Spending Account, 401k Retirement Savings Plan with Match, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Group Critical Accident Insurance, Group Critical Illness Insurance, Employee Assistance Plan and numerous opportunities to volunteer in the communities in which we operate. 

You will be considered for employment in our inclusive workplace

Because at Shearer’s, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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