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Quality Assurance/Food Safety Manager

Location: Vineland, NJ, United States
Date Posted: 04-18-2019

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES/OUTCOMES
 

  • Manages and directs staff responsible for microbiological testing and other quality control testing of plant products.
  • Oversees maintenance of the weight and defect control programs in accordance with plant and company standards.
  • Develops, implements and communicates short-term and mid-term (1 - 2 years) business plans for the operations, ensuring associates understand the link to the plant’s, division’s and the corporation’s business plans and understand their role in accomplishing these plans.
  • Assists in establishing the longer-term strategic plans for the plant.
  • Develops operating policies and procedures as necessary.
  • Resolves hotline complaints about plant products, maintaining necessary records regarding the problem’s resolution.
  • Meets with vendors, customers and quality representatives and other company staff to discuss and resolve quality issues.
  • Ensures that the company's product "hold" policies and procedures are communicated to plant staff and that the plant adheres to the procedures.
  • Leads and/or participates in quality audits of the plant.
  • Ensures that all GMP and Safety standards are in compliance.
  • Participates in weekly GMP, sanitation and safety inspections throughout the production departments and corrects, or issues work orders to correct, any identified deficiencies.
 
KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/EXPERIENCE
 
  • BA/BS degree in Business, Supply Chain Operations, Food Science, Engineering or related field
  • 5 years supervisory experience in a food-processing organization, preferably using computerized manufacturing equipment
  • Demonstrated knowledge and application of statistical process control, quality assurance techniques and tools and quality management principles in a food, chemical or pharmaceutical manufacturing environment
  • Working knowledge of  FDA  and USDA regulations, Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), HACCP, food allergens and pest control
  • Demonstrated knowledge of refrigeration
  • Demonstrated knowledge of efficient and safe manufacturing operations to include product and associate safety, OSHA standards, product quality (success rates), and cost control (minimizing downtime and waste, optimizing yield)
  • Demonstrated ability to direct, coach, and train associates as well as plan, monitor and schedule work
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems
  • Demonstrated mechanical and spatial aptitude, including the ability to disassemble and reassemble equipment
  • Demonstrated ability to formulate and understand complex mathematical equations including basic statistical analysis
  • Proficient using Excel or other spreadsheet software
Beth Yarbrough
Search Director | Frank CPG Partners
byarbrough@frankcpg.com 

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