Regional Food & Safety Specialist Job
Ė Webster, NY
BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc.
Location: Webster, NY, US, 14580
Company: BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc.
Wholesale Club was the first retailer to introduce the warehouse club concept
in the northeastern United States. Today, weíre a multibillion dollar
operation with more than 200 clubs in 16 states from Maine to Florida.
While our Members know us for
helping them save up to 25% off grocery prices every day, our Team Members love us for providing a supportive and
engaging workplace thatís committed to developing great talent.
If youíre a motivated and
enthusiastic person who enjoys working collaboratively and is committed to
providing great service for our Members, we want to hear from you. BJís
offers a fast-paced, team environment with great training opportunities and
competitive salary and benefits packages to help you
The Regional Food &
Safety Specialist oversees all safety, food safety and quality assurance
programs throughout clubs in their regional market, as well as supports and
trains club team members on safety, food and regulatory
standards. Responsibilities include:
- Train and support club team
members on safety, regulatory and food safety standards to comply with
OSHA, EPA, FDA & USDA regulations.
- Identify opportunities to enhance
safety and regulatory compliance at club level and provide guidance to
management on long term solutions.
- Conduct Safety & Food Safety
audits, and support the clubs with incidents that affect safety, such as
power and refrigeration outages, regulatory violations, etc.
- Facilitate training classes and
partner closely with the management team when onboarding new team
- Build relationships with the club
team to maintain a safe shopping and working environment.
- Establish a reputation of
credibility and responsiveness in your regional market.
- Work proactively with regulatory
authorities and respond to inspections within the market.
- Support clubs with any
emergencies, which may occur outside of normal business hours.
- Remain current on industry
standards and changes in safety and food quality regulations.
- B.S. in Occupational Health and
Safety, Food Science, or another Biological Science degree.
- 2+ years of Food Quality
Assurance and/or Safety experience in retail, food service, or as a
public health officer.
- Certified Professional in Food
Safety and/or an OSHA Certification is preferred.
- Knowledge of applicable federal,
state and local regulations and industry best practices related to
safety and food quality assurance.
- Strong verbal and written
communication skills, attention to detail and excellent interpersonal
- Detailed oriented and able to
coordinate multiple priorities in a fast paced
- Ability to work independently and
in a team setting.
- Overnight travel required.
BJ's Wholesale Club is
committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity for all qualified team
members and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion,
color, sex, sexual orientation, age, ancestry, national origin, physical
and/or mental disability, genetic information, atypical cellular or blood
trait, marital and/or familial status, pregnancy, gender identity and
expression, military or veteran status, or any other characteristics
protected by applicable law.
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