Director of Food Safety - San Gabriel, CA



10-17 years QA Manager experience (restaurants), BA/BS degree, HACCP




The Director of Quality Assurance will lead team to develop, implement and execute effective quality management systems in relationship to all business lines for this large restaurant chain with over 1,200 restaurants and 16,000 employees nationwide.

* Establish effective communication vehicles and partnerships with key internal and external stakeholders to ensure effective delivery of business goals
* Solidify infrastructure for supplier and distribution channels in order to minimize potential risk and to ensure effective continuous delivery and monitoring of quality performance
* Formalize supplier audits and random sampling of purchased goods and distribution chains
* Advise current and new suppliers on improving quality performance and reducing costs and risks
* Implement and maintain highly effective restaurant level Food Safety program
* Manage QA team and serve as executive liaison to departments including Marketing and Operations

* BS in Food Science, Biology or related field
* 10-15 years of corporate QA leadership experience within food service industry.
* Strong technical knowledge of Quality, Statistics and the systemic application of these principles
* Solid understanding of systemic effects of changes to operating processes within restaurants
* Ability to apply QA and Food Safety principles to real world problems in the restaurants
* Knowledge of food factory operations
* Thorough knowledge of HACCP, FDA guidelines, etc
* Demonstrated ability to develop efficient planning methodologies and effective utilization of resources to achieve high value results
* Capable of assimilating large quantities of data, sorting relevant facts from background noise, and provide concise and cogent descriptions of situations
* Proven track record of building effective teams and performance management
* Able to adapt rapidly to changing situations and priorities * comfortable with manipulating concepts to fit new situations
* Maintain repeatable systems that function consistently over time
* Capable of delivering challenging/constructive feedback to suppliers or internally and maintaining steady direction yielding right results quickly
* Ability to influence individuals across diverse functions to gain support and meet established objectives

FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION, please send resume with salary requirements to YTEH@PINPOINT.JOBS

** This is a Direct-Hire position. No Third-Party Applications, please. **



San Gabriel, CA

Area Code:


Tax Term:


Pay Rate:




Position ID:


Dice ID:


Travel Required:




LOCAL CANDIDATES take preference.
BILINGUAL CANDIDATES also take preference.

Celinka Ferrell

Pinpoint Resource Group

Suite 1260

El Segundo, CA 90245

Phone: (310) 356-8123




Main Page

setstats            Copyright (C) All rights reserved under

            If you have any comments, please  send your email to