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We are looking for a Quality Assurance Technician I to join our 3rd shift team in La Crosse, WI.

The Quality Assurance Technician I supports Agropur’s commitment to food safety & quality by monitoring and verifying production parameters in accordance with Quality programs. The Quality Assurance Technician I is responsible for ensuring organization standards and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) are followed to preserve integrity of the products while providing feedback for continuous improvements for the Quality System.

Enforce all aspects of the plant’s quality functions in compliance with plant and corporate level standard operating procedures (SOPs), good manufacturing practices (GMPs), and company safety policies.
Approve all finished batches and verifies they are prepared using the correct ingredient quantities according to the manufacturing record.
Review and Approve all labels used in production.
Verify and correct any changes made to production paperwork, components, documentation, and labels used for the production lines.
Conduct start-up inspections and hourly checks on production lines.
Approve production lines for operation and individual parts for use based on equipment examination and surface sampling.
Perform various laboratory testing including in-line sensory, in-line titratable acidity, in-line pH, flow agent evaluation, ATP swabbing, equipment sponge swabbing, and in-line production sampling.
The Requirements (Minimum Qualifications):

High School Diploma or equivalent required.
Knowledge of HACCP, GMPs and FDA required.
The Extras (Preferred Qualifications):

Associate’s Degree in Science field preferred.
Knowledge of quality assurance procedures and sampling requirements preferred.
Minimum one (1) year production/manufacturing experience preferred.
Equivalent combination of education and/or experience will be considered.
What we offer you:

Agropur offers its employees a competitive and comprehensive compensation and benefits package focusing on your physical, financial and emotional health to include the following:Health, Dental and Vision options
Health Savings and Flexible Spending Accounts
Company paid life insurance, short and long-term disability
401(k) Retirement Plan with a 4% company match
Tuition Reimbursement Program
Health and Wellness Programs to include Wellness Incentives and Employee Assistance Program
Opportunities for discretionary bonus’ and discretionary 401(k) contributions based on Company financial performance.
Paid Time Off Program, Holiday Pay and Bereavement
An environment that upholds our five core values: Boldness, Collaboration, Communication, Excellence and Integrity
Opportunities for advancement
Training programs
Employee Referral Program
Community Involvement
The Location:

Our La Crosse, WI, plant is home to approximately 330 employees. This facility supplies the food, beverage, and nutritional industries with innovative functional ingredients and superior quality contract manufacturing services.

AA/EEO – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity






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