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Quality Specialist

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Lincoln, CA
Job Type
Direct Hire
Dec 02, 2019
Job ID

Our client, a growing global specialty ingredient company is seeking a proven quality specialist to drive best practices in quality for a brand-new facility.


  • 3+ years relevant experience within a regulated industry facility (food, Pharma, dietary supplements)
  • Relevant Quality/QA Certificate/Qualification (SQF or BRC); SQF certified highly preferred
  • A team player, with an individual sense of ownership.
  • Excellent communicator – can build and deliver a compelling argument for a course of action


  • QA documentation and management e.g. specification sheet, COAs
  • Application, audit and management of our Kosher and Organic certification, FDA and customers.
  • Project management and process management for most departments.
  • All aspects of customer complaint processing, incident management and business reporting
  • SQF certified would be a big plus as would previous experience in our industry


  • Location is Lincoln, California - must be able to commute there
  • Sporadic, as needed to conduct supplier audits and potentially attend tradeshows ~ 10-20%

Why Consider This Job/Company?

  • Global organization
  • Poised for growth
  • As new facilities are added, this role could grow into a Quality Manager/Director with reports
  • Opportunity to gain broad experience within a lean organization and wear a lot of hats
  • Will be given the opportunity for some customer interaction (tradeshows and conferences) if desired