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Quality Supervisor-Quality Assurance - (P-5579) - Arden Hills, MN
Land O’Lakes, Inc.







The Land O’Lakes Supply Chain & Operations division provides strategic leadership across the company’s many business units.  The team plays a significant role in fueling revenue growth and profitability through operational excellence, quality, process improvement and innovation.  By partnering closely with Finance, Marketing and Human Resources, the team delivers value to Land O’Lakes business units, members and customers.


The Quality Program Supervisor (QPS) provides facility support by ensuring compliance with quality, regulatory and product safety systems. Leads the development,  implementation and maintenance of the quality management system. Manages implementation of new or modified quality programs and standards. Supports the development of teams through comprehensive training and coaching.  Implementation of latest regulatory initiatives in feed manufacturing to improve feed safety.  Develop HACCP training specific to the plant.  Follow up on manufacturing issues that may affect product performance and provide root cause analysis and corrective actions to resolve issues.  Lead projects to improve the local quality process.


EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled.  Land O’Lakes, Inc. enforces a policy of maintaining a drug-free workforce, including pre-employment substance abuse testing.




Job Description and Qualifications


Experience-Education (Required):

We are seeking an individual with a B.S. Degree in Biology, Food Science, Dairy Technology, Microbiology or related technical field with proven leadership skills and experience managing people including employee development. The ideal individual possesses 2 plus years’ experience in food manufacturing.



Competencies-Skills (Required):

Must be skilled in identification of "Root Cause" analysis; demonstrate ability to lead and drive change with peers, as well as line employees; excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to teach, coach, and implement quality programs. Must be able to effectively communicate and positively interact at the line and plant management levels; and set and maintain high goals and standards of performance for self, peers, direct reports, and the plant.



Competencies-Skills (Preferred):

This role requires strong analytical problem solving skills, working knowledge and statistics, and process improvement, a clear understanding of HACCP, quality programs, Global Food Safety initiatives and (SQF).


Primary Location

: US-Minnesota-Arden Hills

Job Function

: Other


: Supply Chain


: 1st

Job Type

: New Grad


: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Job Posting

: Oct 19, 2017



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