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Food Safety Compliance Officer
BWI, Inc. - Westlake Village, CA 91362





A leading importer of international food is looking for an experienced Food Safety professional to join our team

Job Description

Liaise with manufacturers and food processors in areas such as FSMA, FSVP, SQF, HACCP, FDA regulatory compliance, CGMP, plant operations, processing technologies, workforce training, quality assurance and product development, to develop and maintain an FSVP program for all imported foods and to include the following

  • Documenting known or reasonably foreseeable, Biological, Chemical and Physical hazards for each SKU
  • Evaluating known or reasonably foreseeable hazards and controls required
  • Evaluating the risk posed by a food, based on the hazard analysis, and the foreign supplier’s performance
  • Conducting supplier verification activities
  • Conducting corrective actions
  • Establishing written procedures to insure that foods are imported only from foreign suppliers approved based on above hazard analysis and verification.
  • On-going re certification activities
  • Responsibility for labelling and monitoring legislative changes.
  • Responsibility for preparation and maintenance of product specs

Other as assigned


  • At least 3 years of experience in the food industry, ideally with a food manufacturer
  • At least 3 years college with some science course work completed. BS/BA in biology, food science, chemistry etc. highly desirable.
  • Knowledge of cGMPs, HACCP, HARPC, FSMA, FSVP
  • Experienced in packaging review processes under the FDA guideline for nutritional panels.
  • Experience with Standards of Procedure (development, implementation and education).
  • Certifications and/or experience in one or more Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) schemes e.g., Safe Quality Food (SQF) program, International Featured Standards (IFS), Food Safety System Certification (FSSC), BRC, ISO etc is highly desirable.
  • Training in FDA’s Preventive Controls Rule
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

Benefits are offered

Please include salary expectations with resume

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • Bachelor's

Required experience:

  • food industry: 3 years

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