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Labatt Breweries of Canada

Quality Technician

3+ months agoCranbrook, Canada



About the Company

For more than 160 years, Labatt has created enduring bonds with consumers as they share memorable experiences while enjoying iconic brands like Alexander Keith's, Labatt Blue, Budweiser and Stella Artois.
Labatt employees share the dream of bringing people together for a better world with their Anheuser-Busch InBev colleagues worldwide. From Newfoundland to British Columbia, Labatt's 3,500 employees brew about 60 local and world-known beers. Anheuser-Busch InBev is the leading global brewer, managing a portfolio of more than 200 brands.
Labatt is one of Canada's most recognized brands and most respected corporations. We take responsibility for improving the world where we do business, and together we find ways of putting social responsibility into action. We're also committed to building a company for the long-term with a legacy to be proud of - for the people who work for us and with us; for future generations and the environment; and above all for our consumers.




Job Description

  • Responsible for working with production personnel to provide quality assurance
  • Ensure Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) standards are maintained
  • Coordinate and lead quality improvement projects
  • Analyze micro, packaging brewing results and follow up as required
  • Comply with environmental, health and safety policies
  • Perform routine testing and analysis of brewing and packaging in-process samples and finished product for tests outlined in mandatory program
  • Data-entry responsibilities for quality data into LIMS (Laboratory Information Management System)
  • Responsible for equipment cleaning, maintenance and calibration
  • Train and conduct audits to support understanding with operators on quality testing
  • Provide data to troubleshoot Brewing and Packaging quality issues
  • Review brewing and packaging Quality Control check sheets for any non-conformances and alert department as necessary


Job Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in chemistry, food science, microbiology or any science related field is an asset
  • Relevant and applicable experience in Quality control in a food production environment is an asset
  • Good communication, impact and influence skills
  • Able to work under minimal supervision, as well as with a team.
  • Desire to innovate and ability to ensure continuous improvement with regard to required duties and functions.
  • Able to set priorities and work to meet pre-determined objectives.
  • Proficient Computer skills (excel, word, outlook)
  • Knowledge of HACCP (Hazardous Analysis Critical Control Point) principles
  • Coverage for weekends, sick leave and vacation as needed

Client-provided location(s): Creston, BC V0B, Canada
Job ID: Labatt-21008044
Employment Type: Other

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