You’re going to be an integral part of the team bringing the next massive plant-based food brand to market. You’ll help new products come to life and will ensure the incredible products we create are safe to eat. Our operations team is growing and you will be the first QA/QC hire, so you will be creating and implementing QA programs. You will run shelf-life tasting, and you’ll be a crucial part in finding ways to extend the shelf life of our products. You’ll ensure that our products meet compliance standards. You are also an organized person and have the ability to write detailed reports describing QA activities and trends, while also communicating findings and action plans to the Product Development and Operations team. This hands-on role perfectly matches your scrappiness, passion for innovation, attention to detail, and interest in improving your product development skills. Our team is growing rapidly, and you’re ready to be a part of it!

Who are you?

  • You have experience working with quality assurance for a food company and you excel in startup-like settings.
  • You have strong mathematical skills and have the ability to quantitatively review technical procedures and regulations.
  • You can write-up detailed reports have strong project management skills, but you can also have general day-to-day oversight of QA/QC responsibilities.
  • You are organized and have great attention to detail.
  • You’re incredibly passionate about your work. You care deeply about changing our food system and want to help make it happen.
  • You thrive in ambiguous situations. You take ownership and create solutions to problems.
  • You’re a great person, in and out of work. You are smart, proactive, trustworthy, kind, humble, organized and hard-working.
  • You have excellent organizational, problem-solving, planning, and logistical skills.

Who are we?

  • We’re the next massive plant-based food company, revolutionizing the $100B dairy sector. Our investors include the founder of Reddit, the creator of Gmail, Y Combinator, and the former chairman of the board of Daiya Foods.
  • We’re behind some of the best selling plant-based products in the world (JUST Mayo, for example).
  • We’re on a mission to save our planet, our health, and animals by creating a solution to fix the food system.
  • We’re people of integrity. We do what we say we will do, we treat others right, we care deeply about those around us, and we put our hearts into our work.

What you’ll do

  • Work closely with the Product Development and Operations teams to create, develop, implement, and maintain quality assurance programs (including conducting Food Safety and GMP audits) that comply with government regulations
  • Develop procedures for shelf-life testing of Eclipse refrigerated and frozen products and conduct testing in house.
  • Assist with shipping and receiving by reviewing lab testing results, COA’s, incoming raw materials and outgoing finished products
  • Work with our co-manufacturer to ensure they are following our quality assurance standards
  • Work with certification agencies to ensure Eclipse products meet the highest standards.
  • Design QA/QC protocols for future food facilities and lab space.

This is a full-time job, located in Berkeley, CA, with a competitive compensation package.

Interested? Please send your resume + cover letter to careers@eclipsefoods.com with the subject: QA/QC

Eclipse Foods is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our customers. We are deeply committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

About Eclipse Foods

Eclipse Foods makes plant-based dairy products that are indistinguishable in flavor, texture, and functionality from conventional dairy. Our mission is to create a more sustainable, healthy, and humane food system by making amazing plant-based foods that require no sacrifice.

We are the team behind JUST Mayo (and other best-selling plant-based products) and one co-founder has chef’d/ staged at 16 Michelin stars. Some of our investors include Y Combinator, the founder of Reddit, the creator of Gmail, and the former chairman of Daiya Foods.

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