Summer 2021 Quality Assurance Intern- job post

Dairy Farmers of America Inc.

Farmington, MN

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Primary Duties/Responsibilities:

  1. Assisting with continuous improvement data collection
  • Monitoring Fill Line efficiencies
  • Documenting causes of down time
  • Completing 5 why investigations on down time
  • Meeting with the CI team to discuss results of investigations
  1. Assisting with the Review of QA SOPs
  • Reading the QA standard operating procedures
  • Observing the laboratory methods to determine if the same procedure is being used
  • Discussing differences between the written SOP and the Laboratory methods with the laboratory technicians
  • Helping to revise any SOPs, which are no longer up to date
  1. Assisting to determine the effects of rotated cultures on cheese yield
  • Monitor and document the cheese yield for each batch along with the bacteria cultures being used
  • Maintain spreadsheets with all relevant data
  • Assist in evaluating the results from the completed testing


Farmington, Minnesota


The qualified candidate will be a junior with a degree focus in Food Science or Dairy Science.

An Equal Opportunity Employer