The comprehensive food safety information website

Food Safety Specialist - Calabasas Hills, CA 91301

The Cheesecake Factory





Position Overview:

You may know us for our huge menu of delicious food…and for being recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For®” six years in a row! What you may not know is how our Finance Team is reinventing what it means to be "innovatively analytical".


The Food Safety Specialist will play an integral role in ensuring that our restaurants are performing at the highest level with regards to food safety and sanitation. This person will be responsible for reviewing health department reports, third party food safety reports, and pest control service reports. They will provide guidance and monitor the corrective actions which are directly attributed to the increase of food safety and sanitation compliance. The position will require direct communication with our restaurant management staff, leadership, vendors and regulatory personnel.


Reporting to the Associate Director, Quality Assurance and Food Safety, you work out of our Calabasas, CA, Corporate Support Center, where you will become part of a close-knit team of eight, supporting all 200+ restaurants.


You’ll thrive in this position if you are:

  • Fast paced: you’re at home in a fast-paced environment and are never fazed by the demands and deliverables that come with it.
  • Service minded: you’re a people person who effortlessly provides exceptional support whether it is over the phone or in person.
  • Exhaustively meticulous: you have an unrelenting attention to detail, leaving nothing to chance while understanding what deserves your immediate attention and what can wait.
  • Pressure resistant: you have ice in your veins while under pressure and maintaining a positive outlook at work while the heat is on is never an issue for you.
  • An experienced organizer: you’re skilled at juggling multiple priorities while keeping everyone and everything on track without missing a step.

Here’s more of what you’ll get to do:

  • Intake all health department reports, respond to the restaurants, and monitor corrective actions for each report.
  • Input health department reports into a database for filing and reporting.
  • Intake all pest control reports with priority pest activity; coordinate services; and communicate corrective actions to the restaurants, facilities management, and leadership.
  • Research and maintain records of regulatory requirements per jurisdiction.
  • Maintain and update food safety resources and training materials.
  • Keep track of regulatory complaints, re-inspections, social media, and others that may arise.


What we require:

  • 1+ years of experience in an administrative/specialist role within an office setting.
  • Strong Microsoft Word skills (forms).
  • Moderate Microsoft Excel skills (v/h lookup).
  • Ability to analyze and interpret complex documentation and data.
  • Excellent Customer Service/Support skills.
  • Associates Degree or equivalent.

What we prefer:

  • Experience working within an environment where food safety is required.
  • Working knowledge of Health and Pest Control Reports.
  • Experience working with UL Everclean or similar third-party systems.
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent.



This position offers industry-leading benefits including; medical, dental, vision, 401K with match, tuition reimbursement and a sabbatical after five years of employment for qualifying staff members.


About Us:

Recognized as one of the FORTUNE “100 Best Companies to Work For", The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated operates more than 200 full-service, casual dining restaurants throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Internationally, twenty-one The Cheesecake Factory® restaurants operate under licensing agreements. Continuing on our path to becoming a Global Iconic Brand, we employ more than 39,000 staff members, 320 of whom work at the corporate support center in Calabasas Hills, CA. #SoCheesecake #LifeAtCheesecake


The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated is an Equal Opportunity and E-Verify Employer and provides reasonable accommodations consistent with its legal obligations; we do not provide work visa sponsorship.


Apply Now







Main Page

Description: Description: setstats            Copyright (C) All rights reserved under

            If you have any comments, please send your email to