QUALITY SPECIALIST I

2018-09-13
Nestle USA (www.nestlejobs.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Allentown
Pennsylvania
United States

Not only is Nestlé Purina an industry leader and at the cutting edge of pet food innovations that are revolutionizing the business, we?ve set the gold standard in quality assurance. We?re backed by a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, but more significantly, we?re grounded in a strong values system of developing high-quality products with unconditional integrity, passion, expertise, performance, and innovation.  

Just 65 miles from Center City Philadelphia, Allentown ? or Lehigh Valley ? is in close proximity to many of the major Northeastern U.S. cities, which makes it an ideal location for manufacturing and distributing consumer goods. We utilize thermal processing and high-speed canning to produce varieties of our Friskies®, Mighty Dog® and Alpo® brands ? brands we have carefully produced, packaged and shipped since 1955. Allentown balances the identity of a busy industrial city, as well as a beautiful rural environment that Nestlé Purina is truly proud to call home. 

Primary Responsibilities: 
  • Support and audit and maintain the Quality Systems on site including Quality Monitoring Scheme (QMS), Document control, Change control, Food Safety Team agenda and Net Content Control. Assist in the yearly management review of Quality (MRQ).
  • Support and audit Hazzard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) and Food Defense Program.
  • Support the review of consumer complaint data, report complaint trends, and communicate weekly complaint data to Quality Supervisors and Plant Managers
  • Continually develop, support and maintain both internal and external Quality auditing systems for the Allentown site.
  • As the Net Content Specialist provide administration, training, and monitoring of the Net content program.  Drive for continuous improvement in all elements of the program including on-line controls, capability analysis, targeting, calibration, formal release, and internal auditing.


Basic Qualifications: 
  •  High School Diploma or GED
  • 2+ years experience working in quality in a manufacturing setting 

Asset (Preferred) Qualifications:
  • Bachelor?s Degree in Food Science, Biological Sciences, or related degree
  • 2+ years experience with Excel 

To our veterans and separated service members?you?re at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé Purina. The skills you?ve gained while serving our country, such as adaptability, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. We hope you?ll consider sharing in our mission?you?ll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé Purina home.

The Nestle companies are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran