Nestle Specialist Factory Quality in Solon, Ohio


Job Description :Performs a variety of quality control tests/inspections on products, materials, components, parts, etc. at various stages of the production process to ensure compliance with quality and reliability standards. Records statistical data. Analyzes data and writes summaries to validate or show deviations from existing standards. Recommends modifications to existing, or suggests new standards, methods, and procedures.



  • Manage the MOC process

  • Manage exceptional release process

  • Assist with the management of the Intelex System

  • Review consumer alerts and direct follow-up of alerts to QATs

  • Maintain consumer complaint awareness through daily distribution of top complaints for production lines

  • Disposition of Returns, ASN errors, and lost and found product in SWOP

  • Backup to the Release Specialist, Recipe Specialist and HACCP specialist positions

Product Release

  • Responsible for releasing or holding finished product from production, PD, and TAG for retail and institutional sale

  • Report out detailed information regarding the products that are held and released

  • Track non prime inventory

  • Report all KPI information for the department

  • Report out finished product scrap

  • Involved in trace and recall procedures


  • SAP/GLOBE QM Super user- responsible for learning, implementing, teaching, maintenance and reporting data from the GLOBE QM module of SAP

  • Responsible for hold product rework documentation review and release.

  • X-ray set up

  • Support for all Solon based outside warehouses

  • Responsible for allergen and best before system maintenance

QA Technician

  • Supports production in decisions related to quality and food safety

  • Audits procedures and paperwork on the production floor

  • Conducts coaching and training to employees

  • Identifies gaps in procedures or processes

  • Participates in continuous improvement activities such as DMAIC and GSTD

  • Attends DORs and WORs

  • Initiates Quality Exceptions

  • Responsible for changes in procedures and QMS



Associates Degree or higher preferred.

Must be experienced and proficient in the use of Microsoft office.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong interpersonal skills, ability to prioritize workload, meet deadlines, and manage time. Self starter that has the ability to multi-task and has a high level of comprehension and perception.

The Nestle Companies are equal employment and affirmative action employers and looking for diversity in qualified candidates for employment.

Category: Quality Assurance, Food Safety, Nestle USA

The Nestlé Companies are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in qualified candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran.