Quality Assurance

Jul 28, 2022 | Job Openings

Full Job Description

Summary of the Job:

To ensure product quality throughout the packing and shipping operations throughout the facility. Responsible for ensuring the quality of our pears. Their day-to-day work involves careful inspections and the enforcement of quality standards.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

· Gathering crop data from field representatives

· Communication with sales team on product quality

· Preparing reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data

· Being aware of inventory and location of inventory

· Implementing methods to inspect, test and evaluate products

· Ensuring that products adhere to quality standards

· Performing and overseeing detailed and recorded inspections of products in process and final products so the products are up to industry and company standards prior to shipment

· Documenting and reporting product quality levels

· Developing and implementing standards for inspection

· Developing a workflow for product inspection from receiving to shipping

· Communicating with other team members to solve problems

· Following up with the appropriate channels when mistakes are found

· Training and overseeing other quality assurance members on all inspection processes

· Other duties may be assigned

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

· Minimum High School Degree or equivalent

· Minimum 1 year of experience in quality assurance (highly preferred)

· A keen eye for detail

· Communication skills

· Computer literacy

· Database management

· The ability to closely follow quality standards

· Decision-making skills

· Excellent English oral and written communication skills; bi-lingual English/Spanish highly preferred

Job Type:

Full-time

Pay: $21.00 – $28.00 per hour

Schedule:

  • Day shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Hood River, OR 97031: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience:

  • Fruit Quality Assurance: 1 year (Preferred)

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (Preferred)

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Fred Duckwall has been employed at Duckwall Fruit since August of 1971, accumulating a longer work history with one company for more years...

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Hi, I wanted to tell you that I just ate a Duckwall Bartlett Pear and it was hands down the best pear I have ever had. I had to look at...

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Duckwall Fruit Partners with Unitec for its Optic Sorting Solution

In 2020 Duckwall Fruit chose Unitec for its Pear Optic Sorting. Check out the video for our latest technology solution. We are excited to...

What Customers Say About Our Pears…

Hi, I wanted to tell you that I just ate a Duckwall Bartlett Pear and it was hands down the best pear I have ever had. I had to look at...

Fred Duckwall – A Duckwall Fruit Icon

Fred Duckwall has been employed at Duckwall Fruit since August of 1971, accumulating a longer work history with one company for more years...

Duckwall Fruit Partners with Unitec for its Optic Sorting Solution

In 2020 Duckwall Fruit chose Unitec for its Pear Optic Sorting. Check out the video for our latest technology solution. We are excited to...

What Customers Say About Our Pears…

Hi, I wanted to tell you that I just ate a Duckwall Bartlett Pear and it was hands down the best pear I have ever had. I had to look at...

Fred Duckwall – A Duckwall Fruit Icon

Fred Duckwall has been employed at Duckwall Fruit since August of 1971, accumulating a longer work history with one company for more years...