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Core Food Safety Supply Chain Leader - Kathleen, GA


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Core Food Quality/Safety Supply Chain Leader

Frito-Lay's plant in Perry, GA is the largest Frito-Lay plant under one roof in the United States producing over 500,000 pounds of snack foods daily and serving 8 states. Over 1,500 owners are dedicated to making the highest quality product available. Frito-Lay Perry produces a wide range of snacks including Lays, Doritos, Cheetos, Rold Gold, Baked Lays and Baked Tostitos.

This role is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Core Sanitation work groups. Acts as site point person for Food Safety and FDA compliance.

Ensures coordination of site groups to meet safety, quality, service, and cost commitments. Responsible for people and team development to ensure continuous improvement is achieved in the areas of quality, cost, safety, and service to customers (internal and external).

Team Leaders are trained in Frito-Lay's manufacturing, distribution, and sales operations processes while assisting team members in solving problems and improving performance.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Establish programs and policies to maintain plant in a food safe atmosphere at all times
  • Development of master sanitation schedule
  • Managing and scheduling work assignments for direct reports
  • Inspecting facility on a daily, weekly and monthly basis
  • Providing training to Team Members on all aspects of their jobs, safety, service, quality, etc.
  • Maintain all pertinent records, reports and other paperwork as needed
  • Partner with production and maintenance resources to meet plant objectives
  • Work with contractors and vendors to implement new food safety technology in addition to maintaining current programs
  • Working with the team on the production floor during day to day sanitation procedures to remove obstacles


  • Proficient in sanitation procedures and GMP/AIB requirements in a manufacturing setting
  • Understanding of quality, OSHA and food safety requirements in a manufacturing setting
  • Effective coaching, facilitation, presentation, and team building skills
  • Prior experience utilizing a team based approach to decision making
  • Knowledgeable in processing and packaging technologies and be familiar with receiving, material handling, maintenance, production planning and information systems.
  • Must possess strong administrative, technical and human relations skills to effectively manage the function.
  • Bachelor's Degree (prefer Food Science, Chemistry) or equivalent experience
  • Flexible - willingness to work off shifts and weekends
  • 3 years Food Safety experience in a food manufacturing environment

Relocation Eligible: Not Eligible for Relocation

Job Type: Regular

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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