We are working with a grower/shipper/ packer
in Northern CA who seeks a Food Safety Specialist to be responsible for
the implantation of their food safety program. The Food Safety Specialist
will be responsible for managing 1-5 employees and ensuring that
approximately 200 employees are trained and adhering to all food safety policies.
in developing and implementing GAP and GMP programs.
daily verification of GAPs and GMPs by conducting regular field and
monthly internal GAP and GMP audits.
all company food safety policies, SOP's, and SSOP's are be followed.
with recall and trace back program.
and effectively communicate food safety policies to all company
employees and growers.
necessary compliance paperwork related to food safety and organic
that all fertilizer and chemicals applications are approved for use
and meet U.S., Canada, and Japan MRL standards.
routine equipment swabbing and analyze results.
water, soil, and field product samples.
sales department with quality assurance questions and updates.
customers and 3rd party auditors on field audits, inspections, and
with customer food safety teams and aid them in their requests.
annual customer meetings, industry events, and continuing education
updated organic certification for all growing regions.
a safe and accident free working environment.
workers on OSHA requirements, proper workplace behavior, and company
with workers compensation claim investigations.
monthly tailgate meetings with ranch foremen to discuss workplace
proper equipment use and provide protective equipment to employees
annual business permits and licenses with local county and state
up to date chemical inventory and MSDS files.
degree in Food Science preferred or Associates degree.
1-5 years of experience.
interpersonal and assertiveness skills, necessary to maintain
effective and cordial working relationships while, at the same time,
come to resolution/agreement.
literate; must have experience using Word and Excel and Outlook.
US Driverís License.
$36-$50K, Annual Bonus, Medical & Dental Benefits, Cell Phone