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Food Safety & Quality Manager

Kelly Services
Paramount, CA 90723
For over 25 years Kelly Science & Clinical has been connecting scientific professionals with industry leading employers. Today we are excited to be hiring a **_Food Safety and Quality Manager_** for a global food manufacturing company in Paramount, CA. **_The Food Safety and Quality Manager_** will be responsible to ensure that day to day production meets the established quality standards. The Manager will be monitoring and maintaining key indications or quality and safety. The manager will also ensure compliance with SQF, HACCP, allergen control, ingredient control, cGMPs traceability, and corrective action plans are being met.

**Job Duties:**

+ Perform and verify daily quality testing in internal laboratory

+ Oversee laboratory analysis with respect to physical and chemical parameters and verify that results meet the established standards of the company.

+ Maintain, calibrate, and troubleshoot equipment such as; pH meter, brix meter, and chemistry equipment.

+ Ensure accurate Lab/Reagent inventory and other laboratory essentials

+ Ensure SDS for all chemicals used in the plant are documented and up to date.

+ Ensure collection, organization, quality testing and recordkeeping of results of retentionsamples and finished products.

+ Perform raw material inspections to verify that raw ingredients are in specifications.

+ Participate in formulation and development of new products per customers request and per companys product improvement.

+ Issue Blending form, weekly check log, COA, Spec sheet, Nutritional Analysis, customerrequested documents, regulatory statements, etc. as requested.

+ Communicate with Blending Engineer, Brewing Department, Production Supervisor, andPlant Manager on lab results and quality improvements

+ Keep Management up to date with the food safety issues of the company.

+ Coordinate with external laboratory for sample testing.

+ Data entry of laboratory results and maintenance of compliance spreadsheets.

+ Certification maintenance and registration document update:

+ Kosher

+ Organic

+ Non-GMO

+ FDA Registration

+ SQF Registration

+ Local Health Dept. Registration

+ Fire department (CERS)

+ Conduct employee hygiene training and testing.

+ Perform environmental testing for validation of sanitation process.

+ Prepare for and participate in internal, 3rd party, and customer audits.

+ Assist with hold and non-conformance investigations.

+ Attend staff and department meetings.

+ Actively participate on Food Safety Team and Food Defense Team that improves factory management system.

+ Maintain a safe working environment by adhering to food safety policies and all government food safety, sanitation, and quality regulations (ex. FDA, HACCP, GMP, OSHA, GFSI)

+ Ensure compliance with state codes and federal regulations.

+ May be required to work overtime if deemed necessary with occasional weekend work.

+ Create SOPs and documents as needed.(SOPs) and participate in certification process of SQF.

+ Train employees on food safety as needed.

+ Report any issues/ hazards that requires development and mentor employees towardsimprovements.


+ Masters, or Bachelors Degree in Food Science, Chemistry, Biochemistry or equivalentcompetency preferred.

+ 3-5 years of food manufacturing experience

+ HACCP Certification

+ Training and/or certification in GMP, SQF, ISO, and Sanitation in food manufacturing is highly recommended

**_Interested Candidates:_**

+ **Apply for Immediate Consideration**

+ **Schedule and interview with Athena**

+ **Text Athena at 714-868-5477 with any questions. Please be sure to include which job you are interested in.**

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (
Posted: 2022-07-29 Expires: 2022-08-29

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