Quality Control Specialist (Landover, MD)

Full-Time | Landover, MD

Title : Quality Control Specialist (Landover, MD)

Salary $18/hr


The Quality Control Specialist works in close partnership with Inventory Control, Operations, and the Purchasing Departments to ensure that the quality and supply of product meets Keany standards.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Identify produce that is not within standards and make arrangements for disposal
  • Coordinate ordering and disposal with Purchasing and Inventory Control departments
  • Implement and complete daily product dated report
  • Ensure all products are properly rotated, first in first out
  • Keep all boxes orderly by spending 80% of day with products
  • Generate reports as required by the perimeter departments on a daily, weekly and monthly basis
  • Participate in cycle counts and month end inventory

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ability to work in a cold environment (35-55 degrees)
  • Retail/wholesale produce experience
  • Strong Produce experience
  • Experience with USDA sizing and grades
  • Inventory control procedures and product flow
  • Produce Pro system
  • Strong knowledge of Keany Produce‚Äôs slotting, products and standards
  • Strong Microsoft Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Ability to operate pallet jack and forklift