Quality Lab Technician
Kerry
Brampton, ON
Requisition ID 1146
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Quality
Recruiter
Posting Type DNI
Career Builder CB

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

Where you’ll work

The Brampton, Ontarion meat coatings manufacturing plant is a small plant with ~ 55 employees.

What you’ll do

Do you thrive in a fast-paced team environment and work closely with production and other colleagues? The Lab Technician makes quick decisions and uses sound judgement to make rational decisions pertaining to recommended adjustments, corrective actions and disposition of goods at this meat coatings manufacturing plant.

Accuracy Counts! You'll be responsible for conducting required tests, analysis, and/or verification steps to assure that raw materials, batched product, and finished product exceeds established quality standards. The Lab Technician verifies conformity through measurement and assessment.

Strong attention to detail is a must! Strict adherence to procedures, policies, and instructions. Ability to follow verbal and written instructions.

Working weekends or holidays may be necessary

What you’ll need

College Diploma or University Degree in Food Science, Biology, Chemistry, or relevant science is desired
1-3 years in food, pharmaceutical industry, or manufacturing environment
Work hours are unique for each facility and may include nights and/or weekends.
Experience with GMP, HACCP, FSMA, FCC/USP/ASTA test methods, aseptic technique and food or pharmaceutical production is desired.
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. and stand for majority of shift/long periods of time.
Understanding of basic computer functions, experience with Microsoft Office® suite of products is desired.
Experience with laboratory information management systems is desired.
2280 North Park Drive, Brampton, ON L6S 6C6

2280 North Park Drive, Brampton, ON L6S 6C6

Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .

Kerry is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation due to disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to KAcareers@Kerry.com and let us know the nature of your request.