Washington Potato Company manages two food processing
facilities in Pasco, WA - Pasco Processing, LLC and Freeze Pack. Both
facilities process multiple vegetables and fruits for industrial use.
The Quality Assurance (QA) and Food Safety Manager manages
the Quality and Food Safety and programs for these facilities. The manager
- Oversight and monitoring of
operational processes for compliance with policies and procedures to
include, but not limited to, GMP, SSOP, HACCP, SQF, and other regulatory
and company pre-requisite programs, audits (internal and third party),
and supporting company or customer QA programs.
- Close communication with
production, purchasing, sales and R&D regarding acceptance,
rejection and disposition of raw materials and finished products and
is accountable for monitoring and ensuring a high standard of food
processing sanitation at the pre-operational and operational stages of
- Necessary support to
operations to ensure consistent high quality products are produced and
maintained as well as proper costs control, food safety, sanitation,
and safety performance.
Qualifications and Requirements:
- Candidate must possess at
least a 4 year degree in Food Science or Technology, Microbiology,
Chemistry or related field, AND
- Candidate must have at least
5 years of progressively responsible Food Safety and Quality Assurance
experience in a food manufacturing environment.
- Candidate must have good
micro experience as it applies to food manufacturing - not just time
working in a lab.
- The ideal candidate will also
be professional and friendly; customer focused; and able to work in a
fast paced environment.
Washington Potato Company’s benefit package includes
competitive wage (DOE) with bonus potential; medical, dental, vision, short
and long term disability (fully paid by the company); and sick, vacation
and holiday pay. Please submit your resume with cover letter, including
salary history and requirements to the email below. Washington Potato
Company is an equal opportunity employer and maintains a drug free
workplace. All job offers are contingent on the successful completion of a
pre-employment drug and alcohol test and consumer background report.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $70,000.00 /year
- Quality Assurance: 5 years
- Food Safety: 5 years
- Micro lab experience within
food processing industry: 3 years