Nestle Purina QA Analyst I in FORT DODGE, Iowa

QA Analyst I Job Description The Fort Dodge Purina plant has been providing growth opportunities and stability to countless employees since 1975. We are deeply involved in the Fort Dodge community, providing not only careers but also shared value through our donations to local and national charities, animal shelters, schools, and medical centers. The Fort Dodge plant is a wet manufacturing facility that produces 5.5 ounce canned Friskies pet food and is one of the strongest in the division. The products are a customer favorite and keep the facility running at full capacity year round. Most importantly, our plant upholds a strong safety ethic which is strengthened by the participation of each and every employee. When you join the Purina plant at Fort Dodge, you are not only joining one of the largest food manufacturing companies in the world, you are joining a tight knit community focused on your personal growth, development, and safety. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Equipment maintenance and calibration. Analytical entry and update of specifications. Identify trends and reacting to out-of-specifications as appropriate. Annual training of analytical techniques and equipment to employees as needed. Coordinate external services for calibration of equipment and equipment maintenance. Support Quality Assurance Department with additional projects. Follow Good Manufacturing Practices. Supports the NCE (Nestle Continuous Excellence) process, TPM and the North America Blueprint for Success. Supports Total Performance Management process (TPM). BASIC QUALIFICATIONS (Minimum): Education: High School Diploma/GED Experience: 1+ years' experience in a quality, analytical or laboratory environment Job: QA Analyst I Primary Location: Fort Dodge, IA US Other Location: Career Area: Professional Nestle Purina PetCare Company VEVRAA Federal Contractor Request Priority Protected Veteran Referrals EOE -Veteran /Disabled/Minority/AA/F/M/SO