Product Food Safety Manager –
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Food Safety, Quality
Control/Quality Assurance, Regulatory Affairs
Product Food Safety Manager - Northern
California and Surrounding Areas
mission at Bimbo Bakeries USA is to develop the value of our brands. We
hold to that value in each new product we develop.
are committed to be:
productive and people oriented
competitive and strongly oriented towards satisfying our customers and
international leader in the bakery industry, with a long-term vision.
candidate must lead and manage with a systemic and proactive approach to
both Food Safety and Quality. Must be able to identify the root cause of
all issues and implement solutions that permanently reduce risk of product
failure. Resolution will include the development of standards, the design
and execution of audit programs, the investigation of process failures and
the execution of action plans. The candidate will work closely with
Directors of Quality Systems Manager on initiatives and program creation.
include product from supplier to sales depot and processes related to
ingredient/product receipt, testing, handling, storage, conversion, and
tracking as well as sanitation, pest control, allergen control, HACCP,
regulatory / environmental compliance, religious certification, consumer
complaint resolution, customer, government, and internal audits.
basic local, state, federal government, and company mandated programs are
in place and functioning properly (HACCP, GMP’s, etc.)
risk of product failure in the plant and prioritize response. Provide plant
management with regular assessments and action plans.
Corporate, Division, and Plant resources to design and implement processes
to permanently reduce the risk of product failure. These may include:
Ingredient and packaging specification documentation and change control;
supplier certification, auditing, and performance management.
control protocols including stock rotation, storage conditions, traceability
and lot control, hold and release, to include: Facility sanitation, pest
control, and GMP compliance. Product specification, process operating guide
(POG), changeover checklist design, documentation, change control and
training and compliance programs such as start-up checklists, in-process
checks, first article inspection, finished product retention and testing.
development of product/ingredient test protocols, measurement system
validation (including test equipment calibration) and use of proper test
processes to respond to product failure (e.g. stock recovery, recall) are
well designed and tested regularly. Support execution of those processes
when they are needed.
positive working relationships with customers, business segments and
production. Assure timely resolution to all complaints.
- Support R&D in the
identification and implementation of formula optimizations, including
the implementation management and monitoring consumer perceived
- Responsible for Quality
- Support the achievement of
plant cost targets by monitoring process performance and identifying
opportunities to enhance.
implement technical operating procedures for the department with employee
Manager and other plant leaders in the reduction of variability and
continuous improvement through knowledge transfer and employee involvement.
other Shared Services groups in fostering process improvement,
communication and facility cohesiveness. Shares best practices and
knowledge among the entire organization.
confidentiality of BBU’s proprietary information.
Occasional weekend travel might be necessary.
- BS degree in Food Science or
- 5 to 10 years hands-on
experience in quality assurance, technical service or equivalent in
- Bakery operations management
experience a plus.
- Knowledge of HACCP and formal
auditing experience desired.
- Familiarity with federal and
state regulations, AIB, GFSI
- Standards and major customer
requirements is necessary.
- Proficient in computer skills
and in Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Outlook, Lotus Notes
- Strong interpersonal and
- Organized and detail
- Comfortable working in a
distance team environment.
- Paid Vacation.
- Medical, Dental, Vision.
Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/V/D
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