Quality Associate (Remote)

As a leader in the science of nutrition, Nestlé Health Science believes in empowering healthier lives for patients and consumers through a rich product portfolio featuring top brands such as Garden of Life®, Nature’s Bounty®, Vital Proteins®, Nuun®, Persona Nutrition®, BOOST®, Carnation Breakfast Essentials®, Peptamen®, Compleat Organic Blends®, and more, as well as through Aimmune Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company developing therapies to prevent, manage and treat food, GI and metabolic-related diseases.

Our team members are challenged to make a genuine impact and play an integral role in driving the business forward. We embrace a dynamic culture that always puts the consumer first, and where ownership, accountability and agility are celebrated at every level. To help our people thrive, we offer expansive career growth potential, the opportunity to work alongside and learn from talented colleagues with diverse backgrounds and skill sets, and a range of best-in-class benefits.

We have more than 11,000 employees around the world, and products available in over 140 countries.

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

Under the direction of the Manager, the Quality Associate, is responsible for developing and managing the specifications process for new and revised raw materials, bulks (in-house and contract), turnkey finished products for all The Nature’s Bounty Company manufacturing sites and affiliates to meet applicable domestic and international regulations and compliance. The Associate, Specifications works independently to solve issues related to the QC Release Testing Specification.

Prepare, develop, execute, review, and generate specifications and documents to assure compliance to meet internal customer requirements (such as technical services, quality, procurement, regulatory teams, Product Development/R&D, and business teams), manufacturing capability, applicable compendial monographs or market regulations using The Nature’s Bounty Company’s Oracle/PLM system.
Works independently to solve issues related to the QC Release Testing Specification as they arise such as inquiries from the lab site or with new testing requirements/additions.
Provide technical assistance to internal departments and manufacturing sites on issues related to specifications.
Determines appropriate reviewers/approvers for change requests to ensure specification completeness and integrity.
Ensure generated specifications (manual and electronic) are maintained, controlled, updated and communicated to all appropriate levels within The Nature’s Bounty Co.
Analyze data using statistics as needed to determine specification tolerances while ensuring compliance to current SOPs and both domestic and international regulations.
Other duties may be assigned as required.

Bachelors Degree: Food Science, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry or other Science related field


Attention to detail
Knowledge of regulatory and GMP compliance requirements such as FDA and USP guidance
Organizational and analytical abilities
Strong communication skills, ability to read and understand written instructions, and strong interpersonal and collaboration skills
Exhibit positive attitude regarding work and responsibilities
The approximate pay range for this position is $55,000.00 to $65,000.00. Please note that the pay range provided is a good faith estimate for the position at the time of posting. Final compensation may vary based on factors including but not limited to knowledge, skills and abilities as well as geographic location.

Nestlé offers performance-based incentives and a competitive total rewards package, which includes a 401k with company match, healthcare coverage and a broad range of other benefits. Incentives and/or benefit packages may vary depending on the position. Learn more at About Us | Nestlé Careers (nestlejobs.com)


It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace.

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