Corporate Quality Program Manager
Easton, MA 2334
Corporate Quality Program Manager
The Corporate Quality Program Manager will have the following responsibilities:
*Coordinating day-to-day quality and food safety operational management of food production
*Works in conjunction with the Plant Quality Manager to plan, organize, schedule, and manage the complete activities of the Quality Assurance Department
*Work closely with QA Plant Manager and QA Director on all Quality functions to ensure compliance to all policies and procedures
*Participate in all QA meetings and new product activities with operations as required
*Generate Safety Data Sheets (SDS's) for products manufactured in the plant
*A leader for all Food Safety related issues including supporting Allergen Coordinator (generate allergen reports and answer allergen questions)
*Help to drive overall efforts to a more Quality Assurance model vs. Strictly a control model
*Support, train, review, coach and manage staff. Stressing the need for teamwork across the enterprise
*Responsible for food safety and quality of the product produced or packaged on a daily basis
*Coordinates the completion of 3rd party food safety audits, in conjunction with the QA Plant Manager
*Assists management in developing short and long-term goals and plans for the company. Provides suggestions and recommendations
*Acts as back-up to the QA Plant Manager and if needed, QA Director
*Ensures that completed work is of the highest quality. Provides suggestions for improved service delivery. Seeks new methods to accomplish departmental tasks
*Initiate root cause and corrective action by reporting any food safety or quality problems with Plant QA and Director of QA
**If you'd like to hear more about this opportunity and others we are currently working on, please contact Damon Wickmann at 815.756.1221 / [Click Here To Join].
*BS in Chemistry, Food Science, or Microbiology preferred
*5 years of experience working in the area of quality control / quality assurance within a food manufacturing environment, preferably in ingredients, confectionary, jams, and/or soups
*This position is Quality systems documentation, auditing, and training manager position working closely with the plant floor Quality Manager, Production and R& D
*Food safety quality system experience. Knowledgeable of GMP's, sanitation, SOP's, Allergen Control, FSMA and HACCP
*Understands troubleshooting on quality production and processes and revise programs and policies accordingly
*Plusses PCQI certification, HACCP certification, process control for acidified foods and SQF Practitioner preferred
**If you'd like to hear more about this opportunity and others we are currently working on, please contact Damon Wickmann at 815.756.1221 / [Click Here To Join]
I have always been an advocate of life and career strategy management.
I am also a 'Foodie' at heart and love recruiting for food and beverage companies.
My background in education has provided me tools to support my passion for helping talented people with career advancement.
I have transitioned from college advising to career recruiting where I combine that with my other passion - Food!
I recruit excellent people for the food industry and the science behind what we eat and drink. This includes research and development in the lab through commercialization and the quality people behind the scenes that make it all happen. I look forward to speaking with you soon.