Cargill Quality Assurance Technician - Guelph, ON in Guelph, Ontario

Quality Assurance Technician - Guelph, ON

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 155,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


Cargill operates five Canadian facilities located in Ontario, Alberta and Quebec. In Alberta, the High River plant is a fully integrated beef processing facility where over 2,300 employees’ process 4500 head of cattle per day, and the Calgary Case Ready facility has over 350 employees serving national retailers and food service customers. In Ontario, the fully integrated Guelph beef facility employs over 820 employees and processes 1,800 head of cattle per day, while the Guelph Case Ready facility has over 600 employees. In Quebec, the Chambly Case Ready facility has over 500 employees serving national retailers and food service customers.


The Quality Assurance Technician will be responsible for supporting the Food Safety, Quality, and Regulatory Department through collaboration with the operations team to meet food safety, safety, and production objectives. The technician will be expected to have the ability to take on a variety of roles as required, including but not limited to food safety monitoring and accurate paperwork completion..

Principal Accountabilities:

75% - Carry out on-line monitoring and inspections

20% - Record keeping related to the food safety related monitoring tasks (e.g., audits, on floor titrations and other measurements etc.)

5% - Other tasks as required

Please inform your supervisor prior to applying for this position.


Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma Or relevant experience

  • Strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills

  • Ability to accurately follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and instructions

  • Multi-tasking capabilities and willingness to learn

  • Ability to work flexible hours including weekend shifts

  • Ability to perform alternate FSQR functions as required

  • Comfortable working in a cold environment

  • Must be legally entitled to work for Cargill in Canada

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary education in Science, Food Science or Food Safety.

  • Previous food safety and quality assurance experience

  • Worked in a large scale manufacturing environment

Job Quality Assurance/Food Safety

Primary Location Canada-Ontario-Guelph

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: GUE00628