Quality Assurance Technician

GFR Ingredients is located in Barrhead, Alberta where we process and manufacturer premium, plant based ingredients.  We are currently seeking to hire a full-time “Quality Assurance Technician” to join our team and who is able to work a rotational shift.

Main Responsibilities will include (but not limited to):

  • Prepare and assay production samples.
  • Document, analyze and report all key quality parameters during processing and on finished product.
  • Check inventory levels of all chemical and lab supplies on an on-going basis.
  • Conduct daily plant inspections and report issues.
  • Maintain comprehensive and well organized files for all Quality Control data.
  • Maintain a spotlessly clean and organized lab.
  • Maintain and calibrate laboratory equipment.
  • Assist in training staff on Quality Control issues.
  • Stay informed and aware of new developments in analytical and Quality Control issues.


  • Minimum of two years experience in a role similar to this position.
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to establish and maintain relationships.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Ability to complete tasks with accuracy, while working within deadlines.
  • Team player with the ability to follow-up and maintain a positive attitude.
  • Strong analytical, mathematical, and computer skills (excel, word and outlook).
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Experience in a natural health or food manufacturing environment will be considered an asset.


We value our employees and provide a respectful, safe and supportive work environment!
Along with competitive wages, we offer a fully paid comprehensive benefit package.
If you are interested in joining our team, we look forward to receiving your resume.  Please email it to jobs@gfrpharma.com or drop  it off in person.  Only individuals selected to be interviewed will be contacted.

Thank you for your interest in GFR Ingredients!