Quality Control Technician - Night Shift

Health Wright Products is a privately held Contract Manufacturer of Nutritional Supplements that is seeking a Quality Control Technician - Label Control to join our expanding organization. We have a 23 year history of significant growth but feel we are still just at the beginning cycle of our potential in the expanding $25 Billion US Nutritional Supplements market. This position, in our company, in this environment, offers a challenging opportunity and growth potential.

Job: Quality Control Technician

Shift: Night Shift, Sunday-Thursday (hours may vary)

Pay: DOE - Full time, Non-Exempt position

Health Wright Products believes that each employee makes a significant contribution to our success. That contribution should not be limited by the assigned responsibilities. Therefore, this position description is designed to outline primary duties, qualifications and job scope, but not limit the individual nor the organization to just the work identified. It is our expectation that each employee will offer his/her services wherever and whenever necessary to ensure the success of our endeavors

JOB SUMMARY

The main responsibility of this position is to review documentation, approve, and release into production all incoming raw materials used within the dietary supplement manufacturing process. Additional responsibilities include managing the inventory of customer supplied labels including accurate inventory and overall organization of the label cage. This position works closely with the customer service, purchasing, and production groups to resolve any material and final product discrepancies. This position also supports the QC Supervisor with any quality control and quality assurance issues within the organization. Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • It is essential for all employees to adhere to Company policies.
  • Per established procedures, document all raw materials, packaging, and labeling supplies used within the manufacturing process for dietary supplements.
  • Supervise and review production functions as a Quality Control representative.
  • Support manufacturing by troubleshooting and helping to resolve internal out-of-specification processes and conditions.
  • Review production functions as a Quality Control representative.
  • Support manufacturing by troubleshooting and helping to resolve internal out-of-specification processes and conditions.
  • Perform necessary analysis per established procedures as in-process checks throughout the production process.
  • Support manufacturing with assignment of packaging, and labeling during the production process.
  • Perform Packaging Inspections of incoming material, compare material to internal specifications, perform tests, record results and fill out non-conformance reports as needed.
  • Manage and maintain accurate inventory of customer supplied labels and packaging supplies.
  • Interface with the Labeling and Documentation Support Specialist to convey accurate label inventory levels to customers.
  • Maintain an orderly and well organized label storage area.
  • Responsible for documenting any internal non-conformances and out-of-specification conditions, investigating the root cause, recommending corrective actions, and making appropriate decisions for resolving such non-conformances and out-of-specification conditions.
  • Communicate effectively regarding any non-conformance issues in a timely fashion to customer service, purchasing, and other appropriate staff.  
  • To have an understanding and ability to run basic analytical tests as needed.
  • To support the QC Supervisor during the investigations for any non-conformances.
  •  Able to provide training and guidance as necessary per established procedures.
  • Facilitate the development of methods and procedures for the quality control/quality assurance group.
  • Assemble and process any raw material and finished product samples for contract laboratory analysis.

Education/SKILL/EXPERIENCE QUALIFICATIONS

  • A.S. degree in Food science, Biology, or Chemistry minimally preferred
  • 2 years experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably within quality control
  • Experience with FDA/cGMP compliance is preferred
  • Laboratory experience highly desirable

If you meet all the above criteria and want the opportunity to grow with a locally owned and operated company that has experienced nothing but growth for the past 23 years, please submit your resume today to be considered for an interview.  This is a direct hire position. We are looking for individuals who want careers, not just a job.


Health Wright Products offers a generous benefit package including medical, dental, vision, short term disability, and life insurance plans.

In addition, HWP offers its employees a 401k plan with company matching funds, and tuition reimbursement. Paid time off benefits for employees include holidays, vacation and PTO (personal time off).


For those applying out of the area: We love working for such an awesome company within the beautiful Pacific NW and understand your motivation to do the same! Please recognize when applying for our positions that relocation packages are not being offered at this time.

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Thanks for taking the time to get to know us & we look forward to learning more about you!

We would like to thank all who apply, but only the qualified candidates will be selected for a first interview.

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