Quality Assurance Auditor Safeway Albany, NY
Safeway is an innovative Fortune 100 Company
that, thanks to the diversity, professionalism, spirit and friendliness of
our people, is thriving in locations across the U.S.
From our stores to our corporate headquarters, we offer careers
that build your skills and your future.
Become Part of Our Corporate Team.
The Quality Assurance and Consumer
Protection department, located in Albany, NY,
has an opening for a Quality Assurance Auditor. This position
will serve the consumer by ensuring consistent high quality and compliance to
specifications for Consumer Branded Product.
Four year college degree in food science, chemistry or related field.
Six years experience in Quality Control/Quality Assurance.
Two years Laboratory experience.
Two years Quality Auditing experience.
ASQ, SQF, SAFE, BRC, or equivalent sector audit certification
SA800 certification or the ability to demonstrate knowledge of equivalent social responsibility programs
or working knowledge of animal
Six years food and or GM/HBC related experience, preferably with perishable food experience.
Ability to motivate, manage, lead and influence subordinates, peers and
PC applications literate.
In depth knowledge of food safety, product quality programs, preventive QC
methods, HACCP, GMPs, Allergen issues and
manufacturing security measures.
Excellent written/verbal communication and interpersonal skills to include management
ability and team based culture.
Thorough knowledge of US & Canadian regulatory compliance requirements.
Strong leadership and management skills.
Energetic, self-motivated and the ability to act with a sense of urgency
Ability to speak conversational French is beneficial but not mandatory.
Ability to lift 40 lbs.
Key Responsibilities include, but are
not limited to:
Conduct and manage the third party vendor audit programs for assigned
Actively participate and serve as a technical resource for the Marketing
Inspect, audit and certify supplier facilities for compliance with
sanitary, regulatory, production and QA requirements.
Enforce functional HACCP, GMPs, NLEA and evaluate operations management effectiveness.
Conduct Existing Product/New Vendor and lot approval evaluations.
Enforce Safeway QA Food Safety & Quality Policies.
Travel 40% will be required across multiple time zones within North America.
How to Apply
Interested candidates are encouraged to submit a resume by visiting www.safeway.com/careers.
Please refer to Requisition MKTN4177. Click on Create Profile. Or please
email your resume to
We recognize, celebrate, and benefit from the uniqueness of each employee and
customer. We value, respect, and support these differences, in our workplace.
We strive to reflect this diversity in the communities we serve. Safeway is
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