Quality Assurance Laboratory Technician - Dairy #769

Date: Nov 22, 2022

Location: La Crosse, WI, US, 54601

Company: Kwik Trip Inc

Location: Department #769 1626 Oak Street La Crosse, WI 54601  
Requisition: 159246 
Range Min: $18.41 
Shift: Daytime
Related Military Occupational Classification (MOC):CS, 92G, 92V, MS, 2A2X1, 04111, 2161, EO, MR, 2A333, 3E2X1, 681, 682, 683

Already a Kwik Trip Coworker?  Follow this link to apply:  myapps.kwiktrip.com 


The Kwik Trip Dairy is looking for a Quality Assurance Lab Technician to join our team. This individual will work closely with the Dairy Quality Assurance Manager, management and supervisors to report and analyze products produced in the Dairy. 


This is a full-time, 2nd shift opportunity.


Regular Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Daily sensory evaluation of products
  • Set up, monitor and document results of product shelf life studies
  • Enter lab samples into a web-based data management system
  • Set lab sampling schedules and coordinate delivery to lab
  • Sampling – environmental, products, ingredients
  • Appendix N testing
  • Maintain lab equipment including calibrations
  • Work with existing Quality Programs, assist in implementation of new programs and will be involved in all aspects of quality assurance and food safety
  • Responsible for communicating any quality or food safety issues to management



  • Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Chemistry, or Associates degree or equivalent work experience and/or training in Food Science or related field.
  • Experience and knowledge of lab testing procedures and food safety and QA programs, such as HACCP, FSMA and GMPs.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Products
  • Ability to work well alone and as part of a team.
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Accurate and detail oriented.
  • Willing to learn and perform a variety of job tasks.
  • Ability to read, understand, and interpret numbers and follow company policies.
  • Ability to prioritize, delegate, and manage multiple tasks and meet department deadlines.
  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.


Candidates who demonstrate the ability to learn the required skills to fill expectations are also encouraged to apply.


Work Schedule:  Monday through Friday working 12:00pm to 8:00pm with rotating holidays, weekends, and on-call schedule.



The deadline to apply for this opportunity is Monday, December 12th.




Kwik Trip, Inc. OVERVIEW:

For over 50 years, Kwik Trip, Inc. has operated friendly, clean, trusted, family-owned, local convenience stores in communities throughout Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, and Illinois. With a commitment to generosity, Kwik Trip, Inc. is dedicated to treating coworkers and guests like family. We continue to look for ways to improve our guest shopping experience and product offerings, as well as to ensure we provide a safe and fun work environment for our coworkers. We offer competitive wage and benefits and continue to invest in our family of coworkers and provide them with career advancement and growth opportunities.

Kwik Trip, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Function: QA - Quality Control; Customer Service; Entry Level; Facilities; Manufacturing; Professional Services; Research; Training

Nearest Major Market: La Crosse
Nearest Secondary Market: Winona

Job Segment: QA, Quality Assurance, 2nd Shift, QC, Data Management, Quality, Technology, Night, Data