Quality Inspector in Lake Forest, IL at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 12/4/2019

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Quality Inspector

SUMMARY: QC Inspector samples and inspects in-process materials, finished products and incoming raw materials. QC Inspector may be assigned to work in any area in which he/she has been trained based on the needs of the department on a given day.


  • Performs raw material evaluation on all incoming shipments and obtains representative lot samples
  • Completes necessary Quality inspection documentation.

If assigned to processing or packaging inspection:

  • Performs pre operational inspections on the equipment’s after sanitation activities.
  • Ensures product conformance with bill of material and report necessary changes.
  • Inspects and analyzes work in progress product and performs periodic freshness tests on finished goods

Assist in special projects such as development and maintenance of SQF program: raw material, packaging, finished product specifications, letters of guarantee, allergen program, micro testing, hold and release, CoA, and other aspects of SQF certification.

Follow and enforce GMP practices and procedures, report any safety and quality issues to the manager.

Assist in approving new suppliers or existing suppliers of new ingredients through review of nutritional, kosher, allergen information.

  • Reviews documentation for completeness and compliance with GMPs and SOPs.
  • Performs random in-process testing to verify operator’s results.
  • Communicates problems/out-of-specification issues to supervisor/lead and operations personnel.
  • Assists supervisor/lead in conducting investigations.
  • Complies with safety and GMP requirements.


  • High school diploma or equivalent and zero to two years related inspection experience.
  • Familiarity with general inspection procedures and basic computer skills are required.
  • Experience in quality department preferred.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as product specifications, departmental instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to write routine e-mails to communicate within QC and with operations personnel.

10 am – 6 pm

Hours can include the potential for overtime as well as occasional Saturdays as needed.


Lake forest, IL 60445

Please Apply:

Elite Staffing

2672 Belvidere Rd.

Waukegan, Il 60085


Elite Staffing, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our policy of equal employment opportunity is to recruit, hire, train and promote persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, handicap or any other protected status.