1802 C Street Sacramento, CA 95811 US
One of the largest tree nut processing and marketing companies in the world are in search of reliable and detailed QC Technician A for their facility here in Sacramento. Our ideal candidate displays a unique ability to handle many different responsibilities and environments. If you are eager to continue to grow your career, this position is a perfect opportunity to gain valuable experience and exposure.
Type: Temporary 3-6 Months
Hours: Full Time
Schedule: Monday-Friday (Must be available Saturdays, Overtime required)
3 reasons why this company is for you:
- Meeting-free Monday Mornings!
- Employee Product Allowance for the world’s most celebrated wines
What will you do:
Evaluate the quality of incoming deliveries to determine the Grower payment.
- Payment Quality Testing: Perform a variety of quality inspections including variety testing, inedible kernels (rejects), chipping, foreign material, moisture, and non-bleachable testing as required.
- Equipment Operation: Operates computers, moisture equipment, food processors, sample dividers, floor jacks, hard- & soft-shell crackers, and testing scales.
- Retest Evaluation: Retrieve and re-evaluate grower samples from the retention library.
- Special Testing: Support data collection studies requested by management.
- New Variety Evaluation: Perform tests on newly developed varieties to determine quality and family grouping. This testing supports Growers, Membership, the Almond Board, and nurseries.
- Sample Collection: Work with Receiving and Membership to ensure samples are collected according to documented procedures.
Skills and requirements:
- 2 – 3 years related experience performing grade analysis, sampling, or lab/inspection related work.
- Similar food processing experience.
- Experience with common inspection tools (i.e., sieves, scales etc.,) able to calibrate and maintain inspection scales.
- HS Diploma or GED
About Star Staffing:
A women-powered workforce solution and staffing company serving Northern California with offices in Santa Rosa, Petaluma, Napa, Fairfield, Sacramento, Lodi, Hayward, and Manteca. We offer local expertise and service and provide a wide range of positions and industries.