SR Food Safety Coordinator - Seattle,
Charlie’s Produce - Who We Are
Charlie's Produce is a privately owned wholesale produce
company. We are the largest privately owned produce wholesaler on the West
Coast, with distribution centers in Seattle, Spokane, Portland, Anchorage,
Boise, and Los Angeles. The secret to our 40 years of success in this
industry is PEOPLE! We strive to hire the best and we reward them with a
working environment that fosters loyalty, stability, innovation, and growth.
Charlie's provides a healthy
employee stock ownership program, competitive Medical/Dental/Vision and Life
Insurance plans. And our newest benefit offers Pre-Paid Fully Funded
College Tuition to our employees and the dependent children of our
employees after 1 year!
Charlie’s Produce Total
Compensation Package includes
recognize and reward hard work and commitment. Supplemental retirement
plan through our Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
employee assistance program (EAP)
wiating period for paid holidays
Subsidized ORCA Pass
under State Sick Leave
and wellness benefits including medical, dental, and vision
We are currently recruiting for an experienced Food
The Food Safety Coordinator works with the Director of
Food Safety on all food safety and quality assurance programs. We are looking
for a dynamic contributor who can effect change and build upon current
systems. This position requires a significant knowledge of various generally
recognized food safety, quality programs and regulatory compliance.
training for various departments such as management, warehouse, repack,
sanitation, transportation, etc.
critical food safety programs such as the Sanitation program, Chemical
Control Program, Maintenance Program, etc.
in the successful implementation of any food safety and food quality
SOP's developed, refined, or updated.
continuous improvement of the food safety and quality system at
highly disciplined compliance with all regulatory and company defined
food safety and sanitation standards, systems, procedures, and practices
to ensure that we receive, store and distribute
safe quality products.
and present information to vendors and customers.
investigations for out of compliance issues and customer complaints,
makes recommendations to resolve these instances, and completes
corrective actions (when applicable), including a trend analysis report.
implements, and sustains new methods and procedures to drive
improvements in food safety and quality.
HACCP knowledge and capability to plan, control, and document processes
and procedures consistent with FDA’s guidelines.
able to provide quality instruction and support for implementing and
managing the Safe Quality Food (SQF) System, PrimusGFS
and Organic Certification requirements.
with Regulatory Agencies and 3rd Party Auditors.
documenting and reporting to measure compliance
with company standards.
internal audits and self-inspections of all facilities.
with operations and other team members to ensure warehouse activities
pass our food safety and sanitation requirements.
overnight travel required
communication skills-written, verbal and
be proficient with computer and appropriate software.
2 years of experience in food safety/quality assurance.
Team Management experience.
of urgency and ownership regarding role and the needs of the department.
with food safety (GAP, GMP, HAACP and SOPs) and produce practices.
safety (state labor laws and OSHA) a plus.
This employer participates in E-Verify and will provide
the Social Security Administration and if necessary
the Department of Homeland Security with the information from each new
employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.
Charlie's Produce is an Equal Opportunity Employer.