Food Safety Auditor – Massachusetts
Food Safety Auditor
Organization: United States
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Job Type: Standard
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Travel: Yes, 75 % of the Time
Job Posting: Aug 25, 2015
Primary Location: North America-United States-New Jersey
Other LocationsNorth America-United
States-Minnesota, North America-United States-Connecticut, North
America-United States-Miami, FL, North America-United States-New York, North
America-United States-Massachusetts, North America-United States-Atlanta, GA
DescriptionSGS is the world’s leading inspection,
verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the
global benchmark for quality and integrity. With 84,000 employees, SGS
operates a network of more than 1,650 offices and laboratories around the
SGS is much more than just a place to work. It's a place where you can put
your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and grow.
The Role:To control, lead and manage all functions
related to conducting of 2nd and 3rd party audits responsible for ensuring
that all SGS specified requirements are adhered so to conduct assessment work
with the goal of assisting clients improve the effectiveness and efficiency
of their food safety management systems through the assessment process. This
includes exceeding customer expectations in our auditing and assessment
functions and providing a continual network system of follow-up and support
to the client.
• Qualify as a Lead Auditor in more than one standard (i.e. Food Safety
management/Quality Management system standard) and conduct integrated audit where
required as per SSC guidance and instructing of SSC Food Product manager.
• Conducting public presentations / seminars on specific standards where
required. •Conduct Sales/Marketing presentations of SSC services and
technical advice to those marketing and sale function where required.
• Report any customer complaints, problems and or system deficiencies to the
Food Certification management / certification manager and SSC business
• Conduct Assessment achieving the standard level; be on time arrival,
delivery audit report within target time frame
This position could be full-time or casual as
needed…Home based in the Northeast, Midwest or the South, located near a
major continental US airport.
• Bachelor degree in Food Science or Bio Science is
most preferable (consideration will be given to other science as well i.e.
chemical science depend on the additional training course attended related to
• At least 5 years work experience of proven management
function in food industry with minimum 2 years work experience in Quality
assurance function or food safety management system coordination.
• Qualified as SQF, BRC, IFS and/or ISO22000 is preferable. (Especially high risk products).
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Analytical, decisive, adaptable, ethical, problem
• Logical system approach to problem solving
• Ability to write clear and precise reports.
• Team player with ability to operate without close
• Computer literate
We provide a competitive compensation package and a
wide range of benefits; including Medical, Dental, Vision, Retirement
programs, and Company Paid Life Insurance.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be
able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily with or without reasonable
accommodations. The requirements listed above are representative of the
knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
This job description should not be construed as an exhaustive statement of
duties, responsibilities or requirements, but a general description of the
job. Nothing contained herein restricts the company’s rights to assign or
reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
SGS is an EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability employer.
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran
status or disability.
If applying for a position within the United States and you have difficulty
completing the on-line employment application because of a disability, please
call 201-508-3149 for assistance.