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QC Specialist II- Food

Covance 2/28/2018 5:40:41 PM
JOB ID: 16779 Category: Quality Assurance
Chicago, Illinois



Job Overview

Covance Food Solutions is looking to add a Quality Control Specialist II to their growing team in Madison, WI. Relocation package provided.

Covance Food Solutions has Experience d significant growth over the last few years. With more than 70 years of Experience in nutritional testing, Covance plays a leading role in the design of testing programs required to meet regulatory nutrition facts labeling requirements, regulatory mandates and scientific standards. Covance provides our clients with expertise in Nutritional Analysis, Microbiology Testing and Product Development.

In this role, you will participate in the development and implementation of quality programs for Covance Food Solutions business globally. You will also be expected to:

* Coordinate with multiple locations, units, and/or cost centers
* Ensure CFR Part 11 Compliance
* Conduct internal audits
* Determine SOP applicability
* Peer review SOPs and other controlled documents
* Identify and participate in process improvement initiatives
* Evaluate responses to inspection reports
* Participate in external audits
* Participate SOP release meetings
* Develops and implements SOPs
* Develops and coordinates initiatives to advance quality

Thrive personally and professionally at Covance

Working at Covance, you'll continue to grow in our learning-based culture so you'll know how to expertly respond and adapt as the industry continues to evolve.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package. This includes 21 days of personal time off, 7 paid holidays, medical and dental insurance as well as tuition reimbursement, a 401(k) plan with a generous company match, along with short and long-term disability and life insurance.


Food Quality Specialists are the most successful at Covance with...

* Bachelor's degree - Experience may be substituted for education

* Knowledge and expertise in 21CFRs Part 110/111 and/or 210/211, ISO 17025 or ISO 9001
* Experience with FDA nutrition facts labeling regulations
* Proven ability to plan, prioritize, and manage a workload for large and complex projects
* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with excellent attention to detail
* Knowledge of Microsoft SharePoint
* Strong aptitude and proficiency in LIMS, spreadsheets and word processing software

- 3-4 years in laboratory operations and/or laboratory quality control/assurance
- Successful development and completion of self-directed projects

Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Chicago, IL - Illinois


Covance Recruiting Process

Below is a general Overview of Our Recruiting Process

If you’d like to work for us, please submit your resume/CV online. If your ability to use or access our electronic application is limited due to a disability, please visit or call 1-800-978-4473 for help.

We consider applications from everyone who is interested in a position with us and who meets the required criteria and qualifications.

If your application is selected, someone from our recruiting team will contact you to arrange an initial screen. We may carry this out over the phone or at a face-to-face meeting. You must complete the screen to be considered for the position.

Based on the results of the initial screen, we may invite you to an interview. One of our recruiting team members will contact you to arrange this. The process may involve several interviews, initially over the phone, and then face-to-face with different members of the hiring team.

Our interviews follow a behavioral-based format. This means we’ll ask you to give us information that’s specific to your professional and educational experiences.

Hiring team members will share and discuss their input and then make their decision.

If you’re the person who best meets the requirements of the position, a member of the hiring team will get in touch to make you an offer of employment. Covance is an eVerify employer (United States only).