Quality Assurance Technician

  • Valley Proteins, Inc.
  • 5420 Linkwood Road, Linkwood, MD, USA
  • Feb 11, 2019
QA-Quality Control Science

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced Quality Laboratory Technician to join our regional lab team at Valley Proteins Linkwood, MD facility. This position is critical to the success of the organization and will monitor, review, examine, and conduct testing to ensure that all manufacturing processes at the facility are performed in accordance to written policies and procedures and are following applicable compliance standards. In this role, you will conduct testing and evaluation of incoming raw materials as well as outgoing finished products. This position will also participate in investigations into quality issues and work with the team to resolve and prevent future product quality concerns.

As a member of the quality team, you can expect:          

  • Competitive pay and benefits - Including bonus opportunity, medical, dental, vision insurances, health savings account with company contribution, 401k with match, profit sharing and paid time off.
  • Advancement opportunities – Advancement is always possible here. The company is always looking for key players motivated to move up into higher level roles.
  • Quality impact – Make a positive impact on the quality of our finished products and feel good about what you are doing!  You are helping to recycle useful by-products that would normally go into the landfill by converting them into valuable finished products that our customers need.

If you have the following, we want to hear from you:

  • 2-4 years of successful work experience in a laboratory setting, conducting testing, documenting results and summarizing activity.
  • Associates or bachelor’s degree in technical or science related field, experience will be considered in lieu of a formal degree.
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced industrial process manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to work varying work schedules, overtime or weekends as business needs require.


Please Click Apply or email your information to: valleyproteins81@workrocket.com


About the Company: Since 1949, Valley Proteins, Inc. has been a leader in recycling used cooking oils and animal by-products into high-quality ingredients for biodiesel, livestock feed, and pet foods. Our focus is on customer service and protecting our environment for a sustainable future.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual's race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.