Job title: FC05 – Quality Assurance ASP


Job description: Job Description:

Department: LOG ASP

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Position Type: Employee

Position Reports To: Quality Assurance Group Lead

Position Supervises: N/A

Pay Level: 13

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Position Summary:

Contribute net profit return to the company through a reduction of quality-related losses on inbound shipments, as well as the current inventory of produce, meat, poultry and seafood. Demonstrate the company’s core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Provide assurance that all incoming products conform to written and approved quality specifications
  • Perform inspections on inbound product following company guidelines and written specifications
  • Communicate with buyers and the Merchandising department on inventory levels, short-dated product, shrink and other quality-related issues on a timely basis
  • Check Brix, pressure levels and pulp temperatures on inbound produce
  • File claims on out-of-spec product that stays in the distribution center (DC) and follow company guidelines and procedures for filing and recording claims; communicate claims to Merchandising, Procurement and vendors
  • Reject product that is out of temperature or dating guidelines; communicate that information to immediate supervisor, Merchandising and Procurement staff
  • Be actively involved in the banana ripening process and insure bananas are shipping to stores at proper stage and temperature
  • Work with the vendor community and WESCO in identifying/correcting any quality issues
  • Keep inspection area sanitized and thermometers/scales calibrated
  • Perform short date surveillances daily on most volatile products and once per week on longer shelf life products
  • Direct drivers or warehouse services (WSS) to pull random samples throughout the truck on straight loads in accordance with company guidelines; take samples to be inspected to the Quality Assurance (QA) area
  • Maintain ground beef log and temperature logs to provide information on any food borne illness’s point of origin
  • Identify improperly rotated product and correct the rotation issue with the help of the supervisor
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation

Minimum Position Qualifications:

  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos and write simple correspondences
  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients and other employees of the organization
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions
  • Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations
  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Ability and willingness to move with purpose and a strong sense of urgency
  • Familiarity with distribution center terms and processes
  • Ability to work on a computer

Desired Previous Job Experience:

  • High school education
  • Two years’ experience in a warehouse environment or equivalent combination of education and experience

Education Level: Bachelor’s Desired

Required Travel: Up to 25%

Required Certifications/Licenses: None

Position Type: Full-Time

Regions: South

States: Texas

Keywords: Quality assurance, QA, asp, food

Jobs at Kroger Logistics: Kroger Logistics is a best-in-class supply chain team that services our more than 2,500 grocery and convenience stores that stretch coast-to-coast across the U.S., including Alaska. We are comprised of more than 30 distribution centers, regional freight centers, transportation and office locations. In Kroger Logistics, we offer career opportunities in Safety, Professional Driving, Warehouse Operations, International Logistics, Engineering, Supply Chain and Human Resources. If you are looking for an ever-changing, fast-paced environment focused on supporting our Customer 1St Strategy, we welcome your online application.

Company Overview: Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve over 11 million customers daily through a seamless shopping experience under a variety of . At The Kroger Co., we are Fresh for Everyone™ and dedicated to our Purpose: To Feed the Human Spirit®. We are committed to creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025. Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.

Posting Notes: TX || Dallas || 4221 Telephone Rd || 75241 || Kroger Logistics || None || Logistics/Supply Chain || Employee || Exempt || Full-Time || None

Expected salary:

Location: Dallas, TX

Job date: Sat, 21 Jan 2023 08:42:04 GMT

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