Quality and Safety Assurance Coordinator

Job Title:  Quality and Safety Assurance Coordinator
Job location:  Tucson, AZ
Salary range – $38-52k

Job summary:

Manage and maintain ISO 9001 Quality Management System and Material Review Board (MRB)

Monitor the production line and perform periodic quality and safety control checks for adherence to process

Identifies, evaluates, eliminates and/or controls potential occupational hazards resulting from human error, equipment, and/or machine operations, which may lead to injury and/or property damage

Investigate causes and works in tandem with peers to develop solutions to internal quality and safety issues

Recommend and lead implementation of improvements to production processes that lead to increased product quality

Provides quality control, safety and food safety principles training for new hires, at monthly meetings and when processes are revised. Collects and approves audit information for potential suppliers

Leads Safety Committee

Maintain uniformity of manufacturing specs. Quality check all new and changed specs with Merchandising.

Maintains Safety paperwork and compliance

Essential functions:

Continuing education on newly developing Quality Control techniques, and OSHA and DOT guidelines

Review products, processes and systems on an ongoing basis for continuous improvement and customer satisfaction

Effectively and diplomatically interface with vendors, customers, employees, and managers concerning safety matters

Provides a broader perspective based experience and customer concerns leading to a higher quality product

Prepares correspondence related to corrective actions, audit compliance, timelines for required activities, product quality complaints, etc.

Maintains confidentiality, and partners with Human Resources, to ensure compliance with applicable State and Federal Laws including, but not limited to, the following: DOT/FMCSR, drug and alcohol testing, WC/OSHA accident investigations