Corporate Food Safety Manager - Tyler, TX
Brookshire Grocery Company
Brookshire Grocery Company (BGC)
is a family business based in Tyler, Texas, and currently operates more than
180 stores in three states – Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas – with three
distribution centers and a corporate office. BGC prides itself on offering
its partners one of the most comprehensive benefits packages in the industry
which includes medical, prescription drug, vision, dental, paid time off,
stock ownership, a 401k retirement plan, incentive plans, employee discounts,
educational scholarships, and access to BGC’s 205-acre outdoor recreation
Oversees food safety and quality assurance functions
throughout the organization. Provides guidance to management regarding best
practices on meeting food safety regulatory standards and ensuring consumer
Duties and Responsibilities
direction to all business areas regarding food safety and quality,
material resources, and best practices. Ensures continuous improvement
of the food distribution process.
Company is aligned with current and evolving food safety standards
through involvement with health and regulatory agencies, food safety
trade groups and committees.
Company-wide food safety and protection opportunities. Reviews and prioritizes
safety issues and leads resolution activities.
compliance support and input to additional areas of the business
including FSQ, Quality Assurance, Fresh Item Management, product recalls
and labeling, and system audits.
for the development and delivery of food safety education to partners to
ensure compliance and consumer safety.
current on federal and state food safety regulations and provides
guidance, support and training to all business areas.
for identification and resolution of pest control issues.
for notifying management of any food safety, health, or pest control
issues and ensures the appropriate areas of the business are involved in
resolving any issues that arise within these areas.
Skills and Abilities
knowledge of federal and state food safety codes and methods.
knowledge of Microsoft Office applications including Excel, Access,
Word, Outlook and PowerPoint.
knowledge of the BGC Planning system for the purposes of planning,
forecasting and budgeting.
knowledge of SAP reporting and transactional applications.
to read and interpret information.
to prepare reports and business correspondence.
to research information, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.
to learn new technology systems, methods and processes.
to communicate effectively in written and verbal form.
to show information in presentation or diagram form.
to organize, prioritize and manage time.
to lead and motivate others.
to maintain confidentiality regarding sensitive information.
to use precision hand tools.
to travel to off-site and out-of-town locations with possible overnight
to work on-call and flexible schedules including nights, weekends and
be required to drive in accordance with the BGC Driver policy.
Experience, and Qualifications
Degree and four or more years of related experience; or an equivalent
combination of education and experience required.
of 21 years of age required.
Handler Certification required.
Protection Manager Certification required.
required to use close vision, distance vision, depth perception or the
ability to focus.
required to talk and hear.
required to use hands for reaching, touching or handling.
required to use fine finger movements (ex. sorting and typing).
required to sit for long periods of time.
required to stand or walk.
required to bend, kneel or squat.
required to climb, balance, stoop or crawl.
is generally performed in office, retail, manufacturing, and warehouse
exposed to extreme cold conditions (non-weather).
exposed to extreme heat conditions (non-weather).
exposed to hot surfaces.
exposed to cleaning agents.
exposed to industrial odors, fumes and dust.
Brookshire Grocery Company strives to provide a safe, drug
free and alcohol-free environment for its partners and guests. The Company is
an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes employment decisions without regard
to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and
sexual orientation), national origin, age (40 or older), disability, genetic
information or military status and any other trait protected by law.