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Food Technologist- Temporary – Rosemead, CA


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At Panda, we all share a common mission: “Deliver exceptional Asian dining experiences by building an organization where people are inspired to better their lives.” We invest in our people because great people run great operations that will exceed our guests’ expectations. Talk to any of our associates and you will experience a culture dedicated to its mission and our five fundamental values - Proactive, Respect/Win-Win, Growth, Great Operations, and Giving.

Panda Restaurant Group includes the original Panda Inn fine dining restaurants, Panda Express, our Gourmet Chinese food concept served in a fast casual environment, and Hibachi San, our Japanese grill concept. The family owned and operated company is still run by founders Andrew and Peggy Cherng. Annual sales in 2010 were in excess of $1.4 billion. Panda Express added 76 new locations in 2010 and have added more than 600 locations in the last five years throughout the United States. In 2011, Panda will be operating well over 1,400 restaurants.

Panda offers competitive benefits and rewarding opportunities, from entry-level positions to management. We have restaurant positions available nationwide and support center positions in Rosemead, CA. Come join the nation's largest and fastest growing Asian restaurant company.



Manages the restaurant Food Safety Audit Program
- Partners with restaurant managers and suppliers to resolve food safety and quality issues (e.g. foreign objects)
- Provides food safety education for restaurant managers and field operations teams
- Assist in reviewing and reporting on supplier's Key Performance indicators


- Education: BS in Food Science, Public Health, Environmental Health, Microbiology, Biology, or related field. Registered Sanitarian (RS) or REHS preferred
- Experience:
3-5 years in food safety auditing, public health or related industry experience
- Skills & Knowledge: Familiarity with food safety auditing principles and practices, and food manufacturing programs (e.g., GMPs, SOPs, HACCP). Food safety training experience is a plus
- Abilities: Must be able to manage multiple projects and interact well with a variety of internal and external partners

Success Measurements:

- Support restaurant managers and field operators by following up on food safety related questions and concerns within 24 hours
- Improve food safety audit scores and reduce the number of guest complaints by providing on-going coaching and training to restaurant managers
Reduce the number of foreign objects incidents by developing and sharing Foreign Object Incident Reports, conducting investigations and following up on corrective actions with restaurants and suppliers (as needed)
- Provide accurate measurements of food manufacturer’s Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
Investigate food safety and quality complaints as needed

Panda Restaurant Group's culture is strongly guided by our Mission and Values, highlighted on the Panda websites. We recommend all interested candidates become familiar with our Mission and Values, as well as the principals of The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, by Stephen Covey.

Panda Restaurant Group, Inc is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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