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QA/HACCP Coordinator 
Cowgirl Creamery - 
Petaluma, CA 




$22 an hour

Cowgirl Creamery is hiring a QC/HACCP Coordinator. We are looking for a solid, motivated individual to join our team. Cowgirl Creamery is a producer, distributor and retailer of fine artisan cheese from all over California, US and Europe.

  • Updates and maintains the Food Safety Plan for Cowgirl Creamery/Tomales Bay Foods: production, warehousing and retail.
  • Leads all locations through 3rd Party Food Safety Audits annually.
  • Keeps current all licenses and fees applicable to production and ensure that Production Facilities are in compliance with all regulatory agencies.
  • Updates employee training manual. Establishes employee training guidelines and goals. Performs weekly trainings with quizzes.
  • Performs Mock Recalls quarterly.
  • Files Monthly Milk Handler and Statistical reports.
  • Files Annual Organic Application with MOCA.
  • Performs Monthly Food Safety Audits.
  • Performs and tracks Environmental and Product testing.
  • Performs microbiological analysis of raw materials and finished products.
  • Performs in plant weight checks, temperature checks, ingredient traceability, finished product appearance checks, code date verification, pH testing.
  • Responsible for recording weekly finished product evaluations.
  • Participates in sensory evaluation of raw material and finished products.
  • Performs related duties as assigned by Production Manager & Operations Manager.

Job Requirements:

  • HACCP/HARPC Certified
  • BS Degree in Food or Dairy Science or related field.
  • Experience in Quality Assurance.
  • Knows company policies.
  • Knows safety policies, procedures and requirements for equipment operation.
  • Communicates effectively and accurately, both verbally and in writing.
  • Takes direction and follow instructions accurately.
  • Works well with peers and supervisors in team process.
  • Maintains excellent attendance.
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, Google Drive and job related software applications.
  • Must be able routinely lift up to 20 lbs.
  • Must work comfortably in variable temperature environments.
  • Must be able to stand and walk for long periods of time.
  • Must be able to stoop and reach on a regular basis.
  • Must be comfortable working in multi-task and deadline driven work environment.

This is a full-time position Monday-Friday. Pay is DOE. We offer paid-time off, sick pay, health and dental benefits, 401 K, and a discount on cheese!
If you are interested in the position, please send a cover letter, resume and 2 professional references. We look forward to hearing from you!

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $22.00 /hour

Required education:

  • Bachelor's

Required experience:

  • Food Safety: 2 years

Required language:

  • Spanish


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