Food Safety Representative - Dallas, TX
NSF International – Texas
NSF International is an independent
organization that certifies products and writes standards for food, water and
consumer goods to minimize adverse health effects and protect the environment
( www.nsf.org ). Founded in 1944, NSF is committed
to protecting public health and safety worldwide. NSF is a World Health
Organization Collaborating Centre for Food and Water Safety and Indoor
Environment. Basic Purpose Conduct inspections and audits at assigned client
locations and determine compliance with findings of inspections and audits.
This is a remote (home-based) position with up to 75% regional travel
required in the Dallas, TX area
Principal Accountabilities This is a remote (home-based) position with up to
75% regional travel required in the Dallas, TX area Conduct food safety
inspections/audits. Summarize and evaluate inspection/audit findings.
Communicate findings/results of inspections/audits with client site
management or appropriate client personnel. Collect food, product or
environmental samples from client sites and ship samples to appropriate
laboratories for testing. Develop effective work plans for the completion of
assigned inspections/audits within a determined timeframe. Establish and
maintain effective communication with headquarter based project managers as
it relates to assigned clients.
Qualifications Required Qualifications:
Bachelors degree in environmental health, food
science, food technology, dietetics, nutrition or other related scientific
area of study OR two (2) years of successful NSF food safety audit
experience. Ability to work independently from remote location. Excellent
communication skills (written and verbal). Willingness and ability to travel
within the assigned territory. Willingness and ability to work some evenings
and weekends. Experience with Microsoft Office Suite, i.e. Word, Excel,
PowerPoint, Outlook, etc. Must have a valid drivers license and reliable transportation.
Preferred Qualifications: 0-2 years of related work experience with food
safety and quality. Candidates who meet all of the above required and
preferred qualifications plus the following qualifications may be considered
at the "Food Safety Auditor" level:
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS (Auditor level):
Two (2) years related work experience with food safety. PREFERRED
QUALIFICATIONS (Auditor level): Advanced degree in environmental health,
related science or business. Experience with retail food safety inspections /
audits. A minimum of two (2) years experience
working in the public or private sector as a health sanitarian. and/or experience of working within retail or catering
businesses Work experience as a chemist, microbiologist, or related quality
function. Professional registration. Foreign language skills (Spanish, French
or other languages).
Additional Details Work Environment:
Majority of work is performed in a retail food (restaurant, supermarket),
food preparation environment, field, commercial or other non-office setting.
Majority of time spent work independently from a remote location. Physical
Demands: Required frequent travel by car or plane up to 70% of the time.
Required to stand, or walk for long periods of time. Required to have a valid
drivers license and
operate a motor vehicle. Extensive use of computers and other electronic equipment.
Moderate physical effort required (ability to carry equipment weighing 25 lbs or less). Ability to follow client and regulatory
required safety practices. Closing No phone calls, faxes or postal mail
- Smoke free work environment*
and its subsidiaries are EO/AA employers - we welcome and encourage diversity
in our workplace
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