SUMMARY: This position
is responsible for managing and directing all aspects of the FSQA
Department at Tyson Distribution Center and Outside Cold Storages (OCS),
which includes but is not limited to: Performing product evaluations on a
variety of Poultry and Prepared Foods items from shipments, customer
returns, product withdrawals, and recoveries. Supporting and advising on
Hold/Release inventories at DCs and OCS. Providing traceability support to
plant and Corporate FSQA, Customer Representatives, Distribution, OCS, and
Sales. Mastering EIM and WMS inventory systems to provide support and
training to plant FSQA. Developing and maintaining food safety and GMP
programs supporting HACCP, HARPC, FSMA and
required regulatory and customer audits. Assisting production plants with
FSQA Internal Audits and Cross Functional Audits. Assisting Sales with
disposition and distribution of second products, donations, and destruction
of product. Working with Distribution and Corporate on Continuous
Improvement projects. Managing blast freezing efficiency projects.
Interacting with regulatory officials, customers, and team members for
product showings, plant tours and audits, and visits to other storage
facilities. Other duties include performing research and development
activities, conducting and promoting food safety, food defense, sanitation
training and education to Team Members and performing other
responsibilities as the need arises. This position is responsible for food
safety, food quality, and legality.
Education: Knowledge associated with food safety, animal science, natural
science, or technical field, normally acquired through a Bachelor's degree
or higher in academic study or related job experience essential to the job.
Experience: 5 plus years.
Computer Skills: Proficient computer skills capable of generating customer
letters, spreadsheets. Must be capable of mastering EIM and WMS inventory
systems to provide support and training to plant FSQA and other Team
Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Supervisory: This position has no direct reports. This position works very
close with Distribution management, plant and Corporate FSQA, Sales, and
Travel: 4-6 plus trips per year.