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2nd Shift Quality Technician (starting $24.23/hr plus shift premium)

Company: Kraft-Heinz
Location: Champaign
Posted on: April 2, 2024

Job Description:

General information

All posting locations: Champaign, Illinois, United States of America

Job Function: 06 - Manufacturing, 07 - Quality

Date Published: 16-Mar-2024

Ref #: R-80532

Description & Requirements

1. Independently provides shift Quality support and troubleshoots issues. Performs investigations (such as: Consumer Complaints, Extraneous, Overhead Leak, etc.).

2. Understands business unit formulation to assist in implementation of new/changed formulas, including, but not limited to, updating formula spread sheets, batch sheets, related work instructions, processing programs (such as: RS Batch) , and the Quality formula database. (Computer knowledge is a must, excel and access)

3. Performs hold and release for non-conforming finished product and raw materials. Includes: placing product on hold in SAP and Matrix, placing hold signs on bays, voicemail call outs and investigation reports. Provides follow-up on hold Issues and collects samples from the DC and submits for testing (when applicable).

4. Covers for the Quality Supervisor, as needed.

5. Performs weight control/fluid fill retargeting annually and as needed.

6. Tracks, trends and updates Quality KPI's, send out periodic reports, and provides follow-up as needed.

7. Performs early releases on products.

8. Responsible for maintaining HACCP.

9. Continuously audits quality systems for compliance, including Critical Control Points, Manufacturing Procedures, weight control, batch sheets, and HACCP plans.

10. Audits plant facility condition, outside warehouse conditions, housekeeping, GMP's and sanitation procedures.

11. Assists in auditing lot accountability and product traceability using SAP and production records.

12. Review analytical and weight control reports for compliance and perform necessary follow-ups.

13. Verifies finished product packaging matches Kraft Specifications.

14. Completes Specification Change Notices.

15. Assists in Quality training programs - GMP's, HACCP, weight control, Interns, and new Supervisors...etc.

16. Participate on teams as assigned.

17. Assist Pourable Quality Lead in preparation for meetings (i.e., Quality Review Meetings), as needed.

18. Prepares and ships samples and/or packages, including overnight delivery. 19. Runs x-ray machine and manages related projects.

20. Supports pest control function, when necessary.

21. Responsible for continuous learning and education.

22. Works in a safe manner and be aware of potential safety hazards.

23. Maintains safety records.

24. Participates in daily finished product grading.

25. Performs swabbing as necessary.

26. Comply with all Kraft Foods GMP policies.

27. Other duties as assigned by the Quality Staff.

28. Know, understand, and comply with Kraft Food's Environmental Policy.

29. Reduce Kraft's Environmental footprint.

About Us

Kraft Heinz is a global food company with a delicious heritage. With iconic and emerging food and beverage brands around the world, we deliver the best taste, fun and quality to every meal table we touch. We're on a mission to disrupt not only our own business, but the global food industry. A consumer obsession and unexpected partnerships fuel our progress as we drive innovation across every part of our company.

Around the world, our people are connected by a culture of ownership, agility and endless curiosity. We also believe in being good humans, who are working to improve our company, communities, and planet. We're proud of where we've been - and even more thrilled about where we're headed - as we nourish the world and lead the future of food.

Why Us

We grow our people to grow our business. We champion great people who bring ambition, curiosity, and high performance to the table as the guardians of our beloved and nostalgic brands. Good isn't good enough. We choose greatness every day by challenging the ordinary and making bold decisions. All while celebrating our wins - and our failures - as we work together to lead the future of food.

Challenging the status quo takes talent. We invest in your purpose and potential by developing skills and nurturing strengths that leave a legacy on our business and a lasting impact on your career. Because great people make great companies, and we're growing something great here at Kraft Heinz.

Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer that prohibits discrimination or harassment of any type. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require an accommodation to participate in the job application or hiring process should contact

Keywords: Kraft-Heinz, Champaign , 2nd Shift Quality Technician (starting $24.23/hr plus shift premium), Professions , Champaign, Illinois

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