Quality Inspector- Oakdale, Ca 1

ConAgra Foods (www.conagrafoodscareers.com/)
Defense Contracting


  Full Time   Employee

United States

Build your career at ConAgra Foods.  At ConAgra Foods, we make great food — everyday food — in extraordinary ways, which is why we’re creating meaningful career opportunities for the best and the brightest. Whether you’re a recent graduate or an experienced professional, ConAgra Foods provides extraordinary job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, fast-paced workplace.

POSITION – Quality Inspector


Job Responsibilities:

The Quality Inspector (Bracket 3A) will perform the necessary routine procedures to monitor the quality of in-process and finish products.   The Quality Inspector will also perform the required procedures related to non-compliance issues in these areas. This position will interact with all plant personnel and must have good oral and written skills in order to communicate deviations from standards and corrective actions.


  • Conduct routine sampling and auditing of processing and packaging lines (as minimally outlined by QA Supervisor).
  • Perform visual inspection and analytical testing of in-process and packaged products (including lab samples for retention storage, and finished products in warehouse storage).
  • Update laboratory computer software database (InfinityQS) with test in a timely manner.
  • Monitor product or ingredient quality according to Conagra Foods specifications and/or customer specification.  Notify appropriate personnel and accurately document any deviation from quality standards or non-compliance issues.
  • Segregate and hold non-compliance finished products and ingredients according to Conagra Foods procedures.
  • Responsible for ensuring product meets food safety, legal and quality requirements.
  • Ensure compliance to Good Manufacturing Practices and Food Safety Programs.
  • Clean and maintain laboratory equipment.
  • Assist Quality Assurance Supervisor and Quality Manager in other areas or projects as assigned.


  • Ability to understand specifications and recognize product quality issues.
  • Ability to effectively communicate deviations from quality standards to appropriate personnel.
  • Competency in process auditing and inspection.
  • Accuracy and timeliness of work.




  • High School Diploma or Equivalent.
  • Minimum 6 months experience in a manufacturing facility (Food Processing, Packing or QA/Laboratory preferred).
  • Strong organizational and written/verbal communication skills.
  • Basic math to determine percentages and calculate test results (use of calculator is essential).
  • Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices and Food Safety issues.
  • Must be able to work with little supervision in a fast paced environment.
  • Computer literate.  Basic skills necessary for using e-mail, Microsoft Word and Excel.



ConAgra Foods, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.


To apply for this job, contact:
Phil Ziolkowski

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