Quality Assurance Regulatory Specialist

Quality AssuranceFull TimeVerona, VA

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Quality Assurance Regulatory Specialist

Reports to the QA Manager

Hours Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Salary Range 50k-60k dependent on experience

Position Summary:

Conduct all quality-monitoring functions and ensure Flow’s Verona, VA operation is in compliance with all governing bodies.

Essential Functions:

· Understand QA Specialist tasks in order to provide training and coverage

· Ensure that proper safety and quality protocols are being followed

· All audits

    • BRC & Costco
    • QAI Organic
    • Kosher
    • OBW/SQF
    • Gluten Free, GMO
    • FDA

· Additional audit research as needed

· Assist training QA on all new equipment

· Monthly in-house audits

· Monthly meetings for BRC,HACCP

· Standardize SOP'S, track training

· Assist with R&D projects

· Ensure HACCP binder and all other binders are kept up to date

· If needed to help out QA if someone is away on vacation.

· Other duties as assigned

Knowledge, skills and abilities:

· Strong technical knowledge in area of responsibility

· HACCP certification preferred

· FDA certification preferred

· Strong computer skills, including skills in the application of Microsoft Word and Excel

· Strong math skills (addition, subtraction, multiplication and division)

· Strong decision-making skills, training skills, problem analysis skills, teamwork, creativity, the need to read, write, speak and understand the English language and the need to perform advanced math (analysis, statistics, significant data or number manipulation)

· Strong organizational skills and the ability to prioritize

· Continuous physical activities including continuous walking, talking, reaching, feeling, the use of repetitive motions of hands/wrists, hearing and standing, and the position requires frequent stooping, sitting, grasping and handling

· Ability to lift and carry up to 20 pounds frequently

Minimum qualifications:

Bachelor's degree preferred specializing in Food Science, Quality Assurance or related field. Requires one year of relevant experience, preferably in a food/beverage manufacturing setting.

Working conditions:

QA Regulatory work is most often performed in an office setting with regular lab, warehouse and production environment access and involvement. Weekend work may be requied but is rare. The position is subject to extensive close work and may involve working in an area with moving mechanical parts.

Here at Flow, we are an equal opportunity employer committed to the inclusion and accommodation of all individuals. If you have an accommodation need during the recruitment and selection process, please reach out to us to let us know how we can enhance your experience.

About Flow Water Inc.:

We are North America’s first social water brand, dedicated to the pursuit of positive experience and providing the highest quality water in the world, with a reduced environmental footprint.

Founded by serial entrepreneur, Nicholas Reichenbach, Flow offers consumers an environmentally friendly alternative to plastic bottled water with the added healthful benefits of drinking naturally alkaline spring water from a local and sustainable source.

“We imagined a bottled water brand that was naturally healthful, not filtered or altered tap water owned by a major corporation. We looked for an alternative to the plastic bottle, a package with the lowest possible carbon footprint. We stopped looking and we started creating.” - Founder, Nicholas Reichenbach