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Quality Control Technician

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Department: Quality Control

Location: Gaston, SC


Diamond Pet Foods, a leading producer and packager of premium Pet Foods, is seeking a Quality Control Technician. The Quality Control Technician is responsible for implementing and adhering to the Quality Control program to include conducting quality checks during production, verifying adherence to testing protocols, conducting testing in bulk receiving and verifying sanitation activities. Identification of quality concerns and finding corrective action remedies is a large function of the job requirements.

Ideal candidates will have previous supervisory or leadership experience with the ability to be detail oriented and accurately identify problems and corrections as necessary. This is NOT an entry level position for training. A minimum of three years of recent continuous employment is required. 12 Hour Shift position, working nights.

Other examples of the QC work performed are:

  • Various tests for incoming ingredients, including sieve, NIR, moisture, and mycotoxin, salmonella and other bacterial tests.
  • Other duties as assigned such as: Routinely check operator paperwork for accuracy and completeness, check label, bags and seals.
  • Also perform additional duties and functions as assigned by Quality Control Manager/Diamond Management.
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds of product routinely.
  • Must be able to climb ladders and can’t be afraid of heights.

This position is NOT funded for relocation and is open for immediate hiring.

At Diamond Pet Foods, we believe in family.

We have a robust benefits package that includes 100% company paid Medical Insurance premiums for you, your eligible spouse, and your dependents (after 30 Days) and group discounts for other insurance coverage for Dental, Vision, Life and Disability insurance.

Some of our other benefits include six paid Holidays, Paid Time Off days (vacation), and a 401K retirement plan (upon meeting employment requirements and plan provisions).

Diamond Pet Foods of SC provides for equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Diamond Pet Foods of SC complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

We’d be proud to have you join our family.

Apply online at [email protected] or mail resumes to: Diamond Pet Foods, 100 Woodtrail Drive Gaston, SC 29053. No phone calls please.

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