Fast growing and stable Food Supply Company in immediate need for a Food Quality Assurance Assistant. This position requires the candidate to be well-versed in Food Quality Assurance to report directly to the manager of the department as well as overseeing Quality Assurance Technicians on the floor.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Responsible for the development, implementation, maintenance and training of plant’s policies and procedures relating to Food Safety and Food Quality
Issue corrective/preventive action requests for all finished product quality non-conformities, follow up to ensure completion of requests and challenge corrective/preventative actions to ensure efficiency and effectiveness
Responsible for monitoring the quality of products manufactures and inspecting process control points
Maintain a thorough knowledge of all quality systems and programs and provide technical support for manufacturing personnel to ensure a high degree of compliance with regulatory requirements
Responsible for actively participating in third party, customer and government agency audit/ inspections.
Bachelors degree preferred
Quality inspection, auditing and testing experience
·Experience with implementation of corrective action programs
Product or industry-specific experience
Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office, QA applications and databases
Knowledge of tools, concepts and methodologies of QA
Knowledge of relevant regulatory requirements