Livermore, CA

Quality Control Technician

$17-$23 / HOUR

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide Quality support to Manufacturing (Bulk& Assembly production).
  • Testing of incoming Raw Materials.
  • Perform basic in-process and finished good testing.
  • Maintain logs of release.
  • Perform line clearance and FG shipment checks - (Quality Inspection of Bulk Product before packaging and filling, packaging of components, fill weights, labels, label codes, cap torque, etc.)
  • Maintain test data of raw materials and bulk product.
  • Record keeping/documentation of analysis.
  • Review contact lab data for accuracy.
  • Monitor QC lab supplies.
  • Maintain accurate and current Quality records.
  • Assist with investigations for customers complaints.
  • Maintain current General Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) compliance.
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned.
  • Responsible for documenting all lab work per cGMP and company standards.
  • Management and ownership of laboratory systems such as laboratory analytical standards, calibrations, etc.
  • Working with instrumentation such as Brookefield Viscometer, pH meter, and USP methodologies.
  • Testing performed in a high quality and timely manner and meet s all procedure and regulatory requirements.


  • Posses basic background and understanding of cGMP/compliance requirements for Cosmetic and Pharmaceutical or Medical Device products.
  • Knowledge of basic chemistry & microbiology laboratory techniques is preferable.
  • Proficient computer skills, (MS Word, MS Excel,are essential).
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Strong problem identification/analysis and solving sills with hands-on approach in resolving issues.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong sense of accountability, responsibility, and ownership of projects and tasks.
  • Exhibit a professional standard and strong work ethic.
  • Excellent organizational skills and time management skills.
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to interface with all personnel levels within the company.
  • Motivated self-starter with ability to work independently on multiple assignments in a team environment.
  • Understand personal care manufacturing processes.
  • Consistent performance with a sense of urgency and commitment.
  • Experience in cGMP documentation.
  • Knowledge of USP/NF/EP testing procedure.


  • Science degree or related scientific background.
  • 0 - 3 years Quality experience.
Job Requirements
  • Perform all quality control tests
  • Comply with the quality system
  • Perform quality checks on pieces
  • Coordinate findings with quality and production personnel to facilitate quality goals
  • Adhere to quality control procedures
  • Insure quality of customer service
  • Manage the quality control documentation
  • Ensure quality products and processes
  • Identify quality problems and solutions
  • Ensure compliance with customer quality standards
  • Assist in conducting quality inspections on work
  • Provide focused, hands on quality support and expertise for all plant related quality issues
  • Maintain all quality control procedures and policies
  • Aid in training of associates on quality requirements
  • Maintain acceptable quality and effectiveness levels
  • Eliminating unnecessary downtime and enhancing quality
  • Bring unit within quality control specifications
  • Complete quality documentation (deviation investigations)
  • Ensure product meets quality control criteria
  • Communicate quality related problems to operations and quality supervision, and other necessary parties