Hub QC/ Food Safety/ Ingredient Department Assistant

Manteca, CA, USA

Job Type

Full Time

Primary Role

Van Groningen & Sons, Inc. is a farming business that has operated for over 80 years. Our mission is to provide the highest quality products and services while conducting business with integrity and responsibility. In all that we do, it is our goal to honor our rich heritage of faith, family & community
The Assistant is a supporting role to the Hub QC/Food Safety and Juice Ingredient Department, This position would directly report to Food Safety Manager.


  • High School Diploma Required

  • 1 - 2 years clerical, or data entry experience

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel. Word, and Outlook

  • Working knowledge of office equipment - printers, phones, scanner machines

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Attention to detail and problem-solving skills

  • Basic knowledge of agricultural work environment a plus

  • Ability to be a team player and model teamwork

  • Must be able to work full time hours, plus overtime as needed

  • Valid CA license and clean driving record

  • Position could be exposed to both indoor and outdoor environments, but is primarily an office environment

  • Ability to lift 40 pounds


    Assist with Ingredient Department
    · Product Sampling and Labeling
    · Lab Sample Pick up scheduling
    · ATP Testing
    · P.A. Log
    · Metal Detector Log
    · Freezer Logs
    · Batch Sheets
    · Brix Testing and Logging
    · P.H Testing and Logging
    · Juice Temp Logs
    · Labels
    · Assist with Repacks
    · Pallet Tag/Label Verification
    · Inventory of product
    · Weight Checks
    · Inventory of supplies
    · Appointments off-site storage
    · Appointments Tankers
    · Special projects as assigned
    Assist with Hub QC/Food Safety
    · Daily Inspection sheets
    · Rodent Trap monitoring
    · Trailer Inspections
    · Load Inspections
    · Packing Line Inspections
    · Assist with Phyto inspections
    · Assist with USDA inspections
    · Assist with County inspections