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Gridley, IL

Date Posted: January 17, 2018
Job Type: Temporary to Hire
Job ID: 295113

Job Description


PrideStaff is NOW HIRING candidates for Quality Assurance Technician for our client in Gridley, IL!

$14/hr | Temp to Hire | Full Time

3rd Shift (Sunday- Thursday, 11:00pm-7:30am)

Ideal Candidates: Individuals with experience in food handling, food manufacturing, quality roles for any manufacturing company, science/testing background, or other applicable experience. Candidates who had demonstrated they are detail-oriented, able to work cooperatively while also evaluating others' work.

Main Duties:

Assure products are produced and manufactured in a safe manner. Evaluate samples and verify Good Manufacturing Practices/Quality processes are being used to assure quality products are being shipped to customers.

  • Conduct standardized tests/audits throughout various stages of production to ensure factors meet ingredient, in-process, and finished product requirements for internal standards, customer specifications, and legal regulations.
  • Record test data, such as weight, temperature, moisture content, color, aeration, consistency, quality and quantity, which is inspected or graded.
  • Propose process improvement recommendations regarding handling of ingredients, product-in-process, and finished product which affect product quality.
  • Communicate product quality or processing equipment problems to the operators and management to eliminate any irregularities in future production batches.
  • Review production documents and process checklists for completeness and accuracy. Notify Shift Supervisors and/or Quality Management of employee record keeping issues.
  • Role model, reinforce, and train employees on GMPs, and notify supervisor and manager if GMPs are not followed.
  • Maintain a clean work area (floors, equipment, and workstation) at all times to avoid product contamination and safety.


  • Detail-oriented and attentive to written instructions and processes.
  • Adept in listening, teaching, and firmly and appropriately correcting improper food handling techniques.
  • Ability to work and quickly learn in fast-paced environment.
  • Dependable and consistent in holding self to high standards.
  • Exceptionally observant of changes in product quality
  • Computer experience in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook is strongly preferred.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds, push and pull 90 pounds, and other various physical requirements which will be tested in a pre-employment fit-for-duty test
  • At least 18 years old and can provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States
  • Willing to submit to a pre-employment background check and/or drug screen


At PrideStaff, we recognize and appreciate our team member’s hard work and enthusiasm! Therefore, we are proud to offer a comprehensive benefits package!

Benefits available to PrideStaff employees include:

·         Medical Insurance

·         Dental Coverage

·         Competitive Salary

Join Us.

Company Overview

PrideStaff can offer you a wide-range of rewarding career options. Whether you prefer the freedom and variety of temporary work or the challenge of a full-time position, PrideStaff can help you find the job that best matches your skills and interests.

With offices throughout the country, PrideStaff gives you the inside track to great jobs with more than 3,000 employers.

As a PrideStaff Field Associate, you'll enjoy our generous pay and benefit package, and just as importantly, you will be treated fairly, with dignity, courtesy and respect. Work with a Staffing Firm that works for you!