Food Safety Manager – Lancaster Foods, LLC - Baltimore, MD


Have a passion to keep food safe?  Do you cringe when you hear the horror stories on the news?  Do you take pride in ensuring processes and procedures are followed correctly?


One of the largest mid-Atlantic Produce distributors –Lancaster Foods – is looking for a Food Safety Manager – If you know food safety, WE WANT YOU!!!


If you are looking for an opportunity to expand your horizons and get in with a top notch company where Opportunity is knocking…  Apply Today!



The Food Safety Manager will direct all activities related to Quality Assurance, instilling an absolute commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction.  This is a Key Management position and essential to our growth as a company!




1.      Develop, administer, and lead the Company’s Food Safety and Quality department ensuring the highest level of accountability and value for customers and stakeholders.

2.     Develop quality systems to include: SSOP's, HACCP, and GMP's to ensure compliance with applicable state, FDA, and USDA regulations.

3.     Oversee routine microbiological testing of product and process.  Develop and implement traceback and recall program. 

4.     Oversee food safety polices and procedures training of staff.

5.     Serve as customer liaison and coordinator for all Quality and Food safety relations.

6.     Establish perpetual education philosophy and practices throughout the company as it relates to Food safety and Quality systems.

7.     Plan and implement all activities, products and services in a manner designed to reduce the adverse environmental, social, and economic impacts and incorporates commitments to continuous improvement, and efficient use of natural resources and sustainable practices.  Help design and construct features for new products.

8.     Conduct annual performance reviews and address/document disciplinary matters as needed.

9.     Must work safely at all times and comply with all safety policies and procedures.

10. Participate in Inventory needs as necessary

11. Perform other duties as assigned.




1.     Bachelor’s Degree in Science required. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be acceptable

2.     A minimum of three to five years of related food processing or fresh cut produce experience. At least one year of supervisory experience.

3.     Must demonstrate proficient PC skills.

4.     Must demonstrate exceptional oral and written communication skills.

5.     Experience working with relational databases, statistical programs, and other tools to compile and interpret quantitative data.

6.     Expert knowledge of SSOP’s, HACCP, GMP’s, and USDA. Must be familiar with microbiological requirements and testing and implementing a trace and recall program.

7.     Experience in the fresh cut produce industry.

8.     Ability to operate a variety of Powered Industrial Equipment.

9.     Maintain Powered Industrial Certification for lift trucks, pallet jacks and man lifts.

10. Ability to frequently lift and carry up to 40 pounds; and, occasionally lift and carry 70-115 pounds with mechanical assistance.

11. Must have own transportation.

12. Must be able to work a flexible schedule to include holidays and weekends.


Lancaster Foods is a unique warehouse environment – employees wear jeans everyday to work and are able to communicate directly with top level management.  Every door is open and every opportunity is within your reach. 


If interested, please apply online at Lancaster Foods website – underneath the Food Safety position.  All qualified candidates will be contacted in a timely manner. 


There is no relocation for this position.  If you are not a local candidate, please feel free to apply, but be aware relocation will be at your expense.



Please refer to our website for more information at


We offer excellent benefits, comp. pay & a great atmosphere.

Lancaster Foods does conduct background checks. 

If you like to work hard, but have fun too… Lancaster’s for YOU!



Lancaster Foods will only accept applications thru our website at and that include a cover letter stating salary requirements.

Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

No phone calls or agencies, please!





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