QA Inventory Analyst

Coopersville, MI
Full Time

About fairlife, LLC

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fairlife, LLC is a Chicago-based dairy company that creates great-tasting, nutrition-rich and value-added products to nourish consumers.

With more than $1B in annual retail sales, fairlife’s growing portfolio of delicious, lactose-free, real dairy products includes: fairlife® ultra-filtered milk; Core Power® High Protein Shakes,f a sports nutrition drink to support post-workout recovery; fairlife® nutrition plan™, a nutrition shake to support the journey to better health; and fairlife® Light Ice Cream.

A wholly owned subsidiary of The Coca-Cola company, fairlife, LLC has been recognized by both Fast Company and Nielsen for its industry leading innovation.

The company is driven by its values of caring for the people, animals, and planet it touches across its business. By providing nourishing products, implementing stringent care standards for animals, and stewarding efficient operations and responsible packaging, fairlife, LLC puts a focus each day on making a positive impact for all. 

To learn more about fairlife and its complete line of products, please visit fairlife.com.

COVID-19 Vaccine Information: fairlife, LLC complies with the federal contractor COVID-19 vaccination mandate, which requires all employees and new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022, except for those with documented and approved medical or religious accommodations. Prior to starting with fairlife, successful candidates will be required to: (i) be at least partially vaccinated against COVID-19 and in the process of getting fully vaccinated; (ii) be able to provide fairlife with proof of vaccination, or (iii) have applied for and received a medical or religious-based accommodation to be exempt from the mandatory vaccination policy.

job purpose: Provide key support for the quality department in regard to inventory management and effective internal controls. The analyst will be responsible for maintaining physical inventory on quality hold, manage and maintain inventory aspects of the hold and release procedure, and perform necessary sampling when requested. The quality inventory analyst will work with procurement, supply chain, and suppliers to ensure non-conforming materials are handled and removed from the facility.

 

responsibilities:

  • Quality hold inventory management at Coopersville and our offsite locations.
  • Responsible for maintaining the hold cage areas.
  • Perform and/or assist the QA supervisor with annual training on the relevant quality policies and procedures.
  • Work with the inventory analyst to ensure 100% inventory accuracy for all ingredients, materials and finished goods.
  • Assist in reconciling hold inventory including ingredients, materials and finished goods.
  • Assist with finished good, ingredient and material inspections onsite and offsite.
  • Assist our offsite location managing hold materials.
  • Assist with the documentation and destruction of finished goods, ingredients, and materials.

 

skills/qualifications required:

  • Minimum of a 2-year college degree is preferred or equivalent experience in a manufacturing facility.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Effective communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Accuracy and detail focused.
  • Ability to work independently with professional demeanor.
  • Intermediate computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook, WMS)
  • Self-starter and self-motivated with the ability to complete work assignments based on broad directions with a minimum of supervision.
  • Knowledge of materials management techniques.

 

food safety requirements:

  • Notify supervision of any repairs or adjustments that are required that may affect product quality or food safety.
  • Understand, observe, and comply with the handling and usage of the color-coded container policy while in the Production Areas.
  • Perform all duties necessary to meet Company, Customer and/or Government requirements/standards as prioritized by the Company.
  • Ability to initiate action to prevent the occurrence of nonconformities relating to Food Safety and the Quality of the product, processes, quality system, or safety system.
  • Identify and record any problems relating to Food Safety and the Quality of the ingredients, processes, quality system, or safety system.
  • Control further processing or delivery of nonconforming product in terms of Food Safety and Quality issues until the deficiency or unsatisfactory condition has been corrected.
  • In the event of absence, another employee with the same skill level will assume the duties and responsibilities as required.

 

position location: Coopersville, MI

reports to: QA Manager

travel requirements: <10%

exempt/nonexempt: non-exempt

fairlife, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by law. All qualified applicants and employees will be given equal opportunity. Selection decisions are based on job-related factors.

In addition to its nondiscrimination commitment, the Company will also provide reasonable accommodation of qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would impose an undue hardship on the Company. If you have a disability and would like to request accommodation in order to apply for a position with us, please email [email protected].

 

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fairlife, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by law. All qualified applicants and employees will be given equal opportunity. Selection decisions are based on job-related factors.

In addition to its nondiscrimination commitment, the Company will also provide reasonable accommodation of qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would impose an undue hardship on the Company. If you have a disability and would like to request accommodation in order to apply for a position with us, please email [email protected]