Quality Assurance Associate I

at Golden Hippo in Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Job Description

Who We Are:Golden Hippo is an employee-owned, vertically-integrated, highly profitable direct-to-consumer marketer of health, beauty, and pet care brands that collectively generate $1 billion of revenue annually. Our employees are passionate about our mission to create best-in-class products across broadly appealing categories – to help people live their healthiest, happiest lives.

Our A-players are results-driven creative thinkers who like to move fast, get the job done, and have fun doing it. If you love to roll up your sleeves, take on exciting new challenges every day, and drive massive growth, we want to hear from you!

Golden Bolt, the fulfillment division of Golden Hippo is currently looking for a Quality Assurance Associate I who will be responsible for ensuring incoming products meet established standards of quality and finished good specifications through the physical inspection of incoming units and their respective testing results. Additional responsibilities include involvement in labeling batch record review, submitting samples for third party testing, providing information for nonconformance and complaint investigations, managing retain samples, and other duties as assigned by the QA Supervisor/Manager.

Here Is What We Offer You:

At Golden Bolt you have a chance to make an impact. You will have the opportunity to be creative, take initiative and grow. A career at Golden Bolt is more than just a job. It’s the chance to work among friends every day, to work and play hard, and to see the results of your work firsthand. We work in a lively, laid back work environment with a fully stocked kitchen for our employees to use. We also offer:

+ Competitive salary (DOE)

+ Employer-paid benefits (medical, dental, vision, life)

+ Matching 401K plan

+ Highly interactive work with a talented, passionate team

+ UNLIMITED room for growth and results-based pay increases

What Your Day-to-Day Will Look Like:

+ Visually inspects incoming product, labels, and packaging to ensure all meet specifications per Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) requirements

+ Reviews product Certificate of Analysis (COA) against internal specifications to ensure full product compliance

+ Verifies all packing lists, Bill of Lading (BOL) and other documentation relating to incoming product is correct and acceptable

+ Conducts material review disposition via inspection checklists and within online inventory management system

+ Maintains COAs and inspection checklists within database so it may be accessed and reviewed by team

+ Prepares information for use in metric reports to communicate outcomes of Quality activities

+ Reviews labeling operations batch records and conducts AQL sampling during labeling operations

+ Sends out samples to third party labs and assesses results against internal product specifications

+ Manages retention of retain samples physically and systematically

+ Identifies deviations from standard operating procedures or areas for improvement

+ Trains new hires for Quality Assurance Inspector and/or Sr. Quality Assurance Inspector role

+ Assures ongoing compliance with quality and industry regulatory requirements

The Best Candidates Will Have:

+ Associate’s/Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry, Food Science, relatedfield, or 2-3 years of related experience

+ Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and consistently deliver results on time

+ Must be able to adhere to Standard Operating Procedures

+ Excellent attention to detail and high organizational prowess

+ Must be able to lift 25+ pounds and move periodically throughout the day

+ Excel, Word, Power Point experience required

+ High Jump (ERP System) experience preferred

+ NetSuite experience preferred

Equal Employment OpportunityGolden Hippo strongly supports equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of age (40 and over), ancestry, color, religious creed (including religious dress and grooming practices), family and medical care leave or the denial of family and medical care leave, mental or physical disability (including HIV and AIDS), marital status, domestic partner status, medical condition (including cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, military and veteran status, political affiliation, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship, race, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity, and gender expression, sexual orientation, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law, rule, ordinance or regulation. We will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance, for applicants in Los Angeles, California, and consistent with applicable laws in other areas. Hiring PracticesThe preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Golden Hippo recruitment policies are designed to place the most highly qualified persons available in a timely and efficient manner. Golden Hippo may pursue all avenues available, including promotion from within, employee referrals, outside advertising, employment agencies, internet recruiting, job fairs, college recruiting and search firms. AL AK AZ AR CA CO CT FL HI ID IL IN KS MA MI MT NV NM NY NC OH OR TN VA TX UT WA

Powered by JazzHR

To view full details and how to apply, please login or create a Job Seeker account
How to Apply Copy Link

Job Posting: JC199579497

Posted On: Dec 11, 2021

Updated On: May 17, 2022