Job Title: Food Safety Manager – Salt Lake City, UT

8/10/2009 Description

Are you looking for a career with exciting opportunities, diverse challenges, great people to work with and a chance to make a difference? If so, Schreiber Foods may be the perfect fit for you.

We’re the world’s largest supplier of customer-brand dairy products. If you’ve had a burger, sandwich, salad or anything else with cheese on it at a restaurant lately, there’s a good chance it was Schreiber cheese.

If you join our team, we’ll provide you with the opportunity to:

·         Be a valued leader. As a leader in one of our U.S. manufacturing or distribution facilities, you’ll keep things running smoothly. You’ll have people looking up to you and valuing your decisions.

·         Make an impact. You’ll initiate new ideas, solve problems and build relationships. The decisions you make will drive improvements and grow our $3+ billion company.

·         Enjoy rewards. When you meet your plant or team’s goals, you can earn a quarterly incentive. That could be extra cash in your pocket every 90 days.

The Food Safety Manager will work primarily out of our plant in Logan, UT; the role will require over 50% travel to other plants within the western U.S.  In the Food Safety Manager role, you will focus on the operations side of quality by providing food safety and quality assurance leadership to the domestic manufacturing locations. This role will also provide compliance leadership and guidance within quality systems, food safety and sanitation. Your focus will be approximately 40 percent technical, 40 percent leadership and 20 percent salesmanship/communication.  This role also includes:


  Supporting implementation and sustainability in GFSI and HACCP compliance

  Working with the plants to investigate and resolve customer / consumer complaints

  Supporting Operations in developing and implementing programs that drive product and process consistency and standardization

  Providing the necessary training to drive compliance to quality programs within Operations

  Collaborating with other functions to develop preventative food safety and quality programs

  Ensuring implementation and compliance to QSPs, SOPs, PCPs, specifications and labeling requirements

  Supporting Operations in coordinating systemic corrective and preventative actions regarding internal (QS + self audits), third party and customer audit deficiencies

  Supporting Operations to maintain sustainability of GFSI certification

  Supporting Operations in new product launches and product / process redesigns through well documented and systematic commercialization and change management process

  Collaborating with Quality Systems and Operations to analyze / resolve customer complaints and perform root cause remediation 

  Collaborating with Enterprise Quality Food Safety and Operations in reviewing and analyzing data from pathogen monitoring program and Pre-Op inspections; utilizing the data to respond to trends taking preventative and corrective actions

  Providing expert guidance and leadership for Regulatory compliance (FDA / USDA) at the plant level Requirements

We're looking for leaders who thrive in fast-paced environments. The successful candidate will have:


·         A Bachelor's degree in Food Science, Dairy Science, related field

·         CQE / CQA certification preferred

·         Minimum 10 years of experience in plant production and quality

·         Excellent knowledge of quality in the food industry

·         Solid understanding of food safety

·         Experience in using a full range of statistical and analytical tools and fundamentals

·         Experience with government regulatory requirements

·         Auditing experience

·         Computer and report writing skills

·         Intelligent problem solver

·         Team player with excellent communication skills

·         Desire to grow and take on new challenges and opportunities


Exciting opportunities. New challenges every day. A chance to make a difference -- and work with great people. That's life at Schreiber Foods.


Take the next step in your career by applying your knowledge and skills at Schreiber... where you'll experience more opportunities, more rewards, more teamwork... much more.


To learn more about Schreiber Foods, please visit our Web site at


If you're interested in joining a growing, team-oriented organization of more than 5,000 partners, please apply today through the links provided on this site or by visiting the Schreiber Foods careers site at Overview

Schreiber is much more than just a cheese company. We are a $3+ billion global enterprise and the world's largest customer-brand dairy company. We are an innovative, team-oriented company with more than 5,000 employees – we call ourselves partners – working together around the globe to provide custom-designed, high-value products and services to our customers.

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