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Nestle Sr. Factory Quality Technician in Dunkirk, New York

We’re a leader in the pet care industry, which means we’re not only ahead in volume, profit and market share, but our associates dare to Stand Taller. We innovate new products, impart new agilities into existing processes, constantly advance pet nutrition, and always pay it forward in the form of service for our communities and families. Are you up for the dare?

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As a Sr. Factory Quality Technician, you will be responsible for maintaining the quality standards in the development of cat and dog food product. The main responsibility is to ensure compliance with regulatory guidelines and specifications. This employee will serve as a backup for the formulation specialist and ingredient specialist. Quality and safety are the promises we make on every bag, container, tub, and can – and we continue to deliver on that promise.

  • Responsible for assuring compliance to NPPC regulatory guidelines and specifications

  • Serves as a back-up for the formulation program to meet NPPC operating standards

  • Serves as a backup for the ingredient receiving program

  • Assure plant compliance to established standards

  • Develop and deliver quality assurance related training to employees with support of the department

  • Use established procedures to perform laboratory activities to include analytical testing and sensory evaluation

  • Perform job duties with highest regard for safety


  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent

  • 3+ years of quality assurance experience in a manufacturing, production, warehouse, military or related environment

The approximate pay range for this position is $45,000.00 to $67,000. Please note that the pay range provided is a good faith estimate for the position at the time of posting. Final compensation may vary based on factors including but not limited to knowledge, skills and abilities as well as geographic location.

Nestlé offers performance-based incentives and a competitive total rewards package, which includes a 401k with Company match, healthcare coverage and a broad range of other benefits. Incentives and/or benefit packages may vary depending on the position. Learn more at About Us | Nestlé Careers (



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To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. In addition, with our commitment to an inclusive work environment, we recognize the exceptional engagement and innovation displayed by individuals with disabilities. Nestlé seeks such skilled and qualified individuals to share our mission where you’ll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé home.

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