Skilled QC technologist with experience in the food industry. Familiar with LIMS, SAP, and Empower. Four years of experience with expertise in ICP, Kjeldahl, LECO, Fat by Mojonnier, Chloride titration, and wet chemistry techniques. Excellent interpersonal and people management skills
*Able to analyze and interpret data
*Good interpersonal skills
*Experienced, self-motivated, and energetic
*Ability to organize and motivate staff
*Adaptable to team or individual roles
*Produces to deadlines
*An effective time manager
*Patient, tolerant, and able to communicate
Quality Specialist05/2016 to 08/2016Nestle NutritionEau Claire, WI
Conducted preliminary and final audits of batch records, including 24-hour review of CCPs and OPRPs.
Facilitated paperwork corrections and completions, maintained communication to supply chain, and prepared batch files for final disposition.
Lead QC Technologist09/2014 to CurrentNestle NutritionEau Claire, WI
Help prepare and review reports of inspections and analyses, while maintaining accurate documentation of records according to established procedures.
Supports in converting obsolete methods into the most current method.
Aids in the process of submitting batches when all physical and chemical testing is complete.
Supports and serves as a designate to the Team Advisors.
Perform routine review of policy's, guidelines, SOPs, calibrations, and PM records.
Create new SOPs / guidelines when needed.
Assists in training new employees.
Gather results and equipment performance information to create a lab investigation and non-conforming reports for out of specification results.
Conduct inspections and audits.
QC Technologist04/2013 to 09/2014Nestle NutritionEau Claire, WI
Help in providing professional support by performing and timely communicating the necessary quality tests and analyses required for product safety and quality.
Conduct physical, qualitative, and quantitative Nutritional and Chemical analyses including, but not limited to, testing fat, protein, ash, moisture, solids, minerals, pH,.
miscibility, water activity, purity screens, package evaluations and other physical and chemical characteristics.
Prepares, reviews, and reports results of inspections and physical-chemical analyses.
Maintain and document records in accordance with standard operating procedures.
Review testing of current materials accordingly.
Clean up and general maintenance of the laboratory including analytical instrumentation and equipment.
Tracks, orders, and stocks laboratory supplies.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: ChemistryDecember 2012University of Wisconsin-Eau ClaireEau Claire, WIChemistry