LISTING: Permanent Quality Manager
Our client a food producer located in Manteno, IL. seeks a permanent Quality Manager
A Qualified Candidate for this position would have the following Duties and Responsibilities
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Provide leadership in the development and implementation and training of quality and food safety programs, e.g. HACCP, GMPs, Pest Control, Recall, Food Allergen and Environmental Monitoring.
Responsible for Food Defense and Crisis Management Programs.
Ability to write Policies and SOP’s
Coordinate with other functional areas to conduct customer product trials and provide any quality support required.
Participate in regulatory, customer, internal and third party audits
Ensure compliance with applicable laws and regulations issued by USDA, FDA, and other federal, State and local regulatory agencies regarding food safety.
Facilitate investigations concerning consumer complaints to develop and execute corrective action plans with the appropriate function area(s).
Facilitate and gather required information to conduct product recalls from other functional area(s).
Train associates on quality and foods safety programs, standard operating procedures and required forms.
Assigns tasks as needed/required.
Ensure all required inspections and/or test are performed at the required frequency.
Lead the self auditing program.
Develop and implement quality related standard operating procedures.
Ensure all customer requirements are met.
Obtain & review certificate of analysis of materials.
Issue and file quality reports as required.
Oversee equipment repair, maintenance, calibration, standardization and documentation of these services pertaining to quality related activities
Submit purchase orders for laboratory chemicals and / or equipment.
Skills and Qualifications
Degree or equivalent work experience
Knowledge of manufacturing environment, preferred
Excel, Word, Power Point and Outlook proficient
Effective verbal, listening, written and interpersonal communication skills
Ability to work well with other departments in the company
Should you or anyone you know be interested in this position, please have them submit their resume to us ASAP