Pouching QA Technician

Date: 1 Apr 2024

Location: US

Company: Glanbia



Pouching Quality Assurance Technician



Job Summary

This position is responsible for the quality assurance (QA) process performed in the pouching and packaging areas in the production area.  The Pouching Quality Technician will verify different aspects of the pouching and packaging process. Verified steps include but are not limited to area, ingredient, inspection, cell, in-process testing/checks, and finished product release.


Essential Functions and Responsibilities (not restrictive)

  • Pouching and packaging area release by verifying starting components, equipment cleanliness, and room cleanliness.
  • Batch Production Record (BPR) review for completeness prior to starting pouching and packaging.
  • In-process checks/tests of pouches, boxes, and cartons made on the pouching line. 
  • Final inspection of product, which includes (but is not limited to): BPR review for completeness, label check, weight check, and visual inspection of final product.
  • Identify and control of non‐conforming materials.
  • Serve as backup to Production Quality Assurance Technicians when needed.
    • In-process product inspection of nutrient blends.
    • QA inspection of various incoming product up receipt.
    • Assist with document control, review of quality documents such as BPR's, corrective action reports, HACCP reports, and quality surveys.
  • Assist in quality control or technical service functions as needed.
  • Regular attendance is an essential function of this position.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Performance indicators (related to above Task & Responsibilities respectively)

  • Performs in-process checks/testing of pouching line
  • Ensure batch records are reviewed on a regular basis and all pouching line requirements have been met.
  • Facilitate release of equipment, cells and product in a timely manner.
  • Follows safety guidelines.

Why Glanbia:

We offer room for growth and promotion within the company.


  • Medical (Blue Cross Blue Shield), Dental, Vision insurance
  • 401K
  • PTO
  • Paid Holidays
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program

At Glanbia, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a wide variety of candidates, and we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. 

 At Glanbia our culture will celebrate individuality, knowing that together we are more.


Must perform the essential duties and responsibilities with or without reasonable accommodation efficiently and accurately without causing significant safety threat to self or others.  The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required of all personnel so classified.