Marathon Ventures has been in business for nearly 100
years and is a stable and growing organization.
We are seeking a Food Safety-Quality Assurance
Manager with experience in the food industry. You will manage activities
which support the food safety and quality assurance efforts of the company
including analyzing raw materials and finished products,
manage processes and inspection of equipment to make sure they meet
regulatory, customer and internal standards for food safety and quality.
We are seeking someone that will work closely with
operations and plant management on all quality assurance issues. You will
usually work in a lab or on the floor of the manufacturing plant.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Manage/oversee
the routine and non-routine sampling and analysis of raw materials,
in-process products, and finished products against regulatory, customer and
internal product safety and quality specifications
Monitors and insures pre-operational and in-process
product safety and quality according to the company's HACCP, SSOP and SOP
Performs sensory and analytical tests on samples
using instrumentation and equipment such as scales, salt analyzers and Agtron color analyzers
Collects and records results of sampling and testing.
Manage food safety and quality documentation
including policies, procedures and records.
Provides assistance to management in ongoing
activities of the food safety program.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE B.S. in Food Science,
Microbiology or Chemistry preferred. Four or more years of experience in
food manufacturing or related field Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
applications especially Excel and Word.
ABILITIES REQUIRED Good analytical and
problem-solving skills Attention to detail Strong oral and written
communication skills Must be able to read, write
and comprehend the English language Bilingual Spanish is a plus Knowledge
of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and Safe Quality Food program (SQF)
The above statements are intended to describe the
general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this
classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all
responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.
All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal
responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
Marathon Ventures is an equal opportunity employer.
Pre-employment testing and drug screening are required and ongoing
participation in a random drug test pool is required.
This is a salaried position. Salary commensurate with
experience. Full-time benefits include Health, Dental, Life,
Simple IRA with company match, vacation and Paid Holidays.
Qualified applicants must submit their resume with a
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $55,000.00 /year
- Quality Assurance: 5 years