Date Posted: 09/14/2023
Hiring Organization: Rose International
Position Number: 450141
Job Title: R&D Quality Assurance Coordinator
Job Location: Danville, IL, USA, 61834
Employment Type: Temporary
Estimated Duration (In Weeks): 25
Skills/Attributes: Documentation, MS Excel, Quality Assurance, Science, Testing


Job Description

  • **Only those lawfully authorized to work in the designated country associated with the position will be considered.**

  • **Please note that all Position start dates and duration are estimates and may be reduced or lengthened based upon a client’s business needs and requirements.**

Title: R&D Quality Assurance Coordinator (R&D QA Assoc Coordinator)
Start Date: 10/02/2023
End Date: 02/29/2024
Hours: Primarily-M-F 1st shift 7a-3p (subject to change based on business needs)

• Provide quality assurance support for raw materials, in-process mixes, and finished product as assigned. Conduct required analytical testing, inspection, communication, and documentation associated with assigned responsibilities. Work with both in-plant resources, and suppliers to effectively communicate and assure control of non-conforming materials.
• Inspect and collect samples of incoming raw materials as directed. Capable of minor maneuvering and opening large containers of materials to collect samples.
• Conduct analytical and physical testing of raw material samples.
• Monitor supplier certificates of analysis to assure conformance to Quaker specifications, and to match them to the appropriate incoming lots of materials upon receipt
• Enter quality information into both plant and company computerized programs.
• Work with plant operations as needed to isolate and secure substandard materials.
• Conduct basic analytical tests, quality auditing, and quality holds as needed.
• Maintain and clean lab work areas and equipment; perform basic maintenance of equipment.
• Perform sensory analysis of materials and finished product.
• Perform additional sampling and testing as assigned.
• Perform follow-up inspections of substandard materials or transportation vessels as needed; coordinate the involvement of additional department or plant resources as needed
• Perform various work assignments in support of department or plant projects.
• Provide backup, as assigned, to QA personnel responsible for various quality programs.

• Good organizational skills, able to work alone, detail oriented.
• Good person-to-person, written and telephone communication skills.
• Team-oriented, with the ability to lead or follow.
• Possess or able to gain technical competence to better understand manufacturing processes and the compliance requirements of a food manufacturer.
• Basic PC skills: Keyboard typing, Web browser, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Outlook.
• Must be able to work a 12 hour (night shift) rotating schedule and flexible to help maintain coverage
• High School diploma

Preferred Education:
• Bachelor of Science Degree in a science related field and/or prior experience in food industry is preferred, but not required


For information and details on employment benefits offered with this position, please visit here. Should you have any questions/concerns, please contact our HR Department via our secure website.

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Rose International is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender (expression or identity), national origin, arrest and conviction records, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. Positions located in San Francisco and Los Angeles, California will be administered in accordance with their respective Fair Chance Ordinances.

If you need assistance in completing this application, or during any phase of the application, interview, hiring, or employment process, whether due to a disability or otherwise, please contact our HR Department.

Rose International has an official agreement (ID #132522), effective June 30, 2008, with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Employment Verification Program (E-Verify). (Posting required by OCGA 13/10-91.).



About Rose

  • Founded in 1993
  • Office Locations Across the U.S.
  • 150+ Clients: Corporations and Government Agencies
  • Employee Oriented Company
  • Challenging Assignments Across the U.S.
  • Continuous Professional Development

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