1+ months

Food Scientist t - Food Science

Kelly Services
Newport News, VA 23606
Kelly Science and Clinical is partnering with one of our top clients in Newport News Virginia to hire a Food Scientist - Compliance and Regulations

+ Full time position

+ Direct Placement

+ Salary - 60-80K -depending on experience

+ 401K match, health benefits through Anthem Health Keepers (BCBS), dental plan, reimbursement for

+ continue education , 10-12 holidays/yr, 5 sick days,

**All foodies, feel welcome to apply !**

S **ummary of daily tasks:**

Review vendor compliance with company policies, procedures, and guidelines.

Assist in the implementation and improvement of the global quality and food safety programs.

**Key Responsibilities:**

Performs analytical and organoleptic tests of raw materials & finished products (sensory, physical, chemical, microbiological) to ensure compliance with standard & customer requirements.

Keep laboratory equipment operational by performing daily calibrations.

Responsible for laboratory record keeping and documentations.

Communicates effectively with all departments to support quality and food safety at all times

Research & obtain vendor data for entire raw material inventory, managing the following documentation: specification sheets, safety data sheets, allergen, GMO, nutritional data, CA Prop 65, letter of guarantee, country of origin, etc.

Obtain & manage regulatory documentation for all vendors including: HACCP program, recall policy, FSMA compliance, FDA registration, certificates of insurance, 3rd party audit reports, questionnaires, etc.

Continuous implementation of raw material data updates utilizing various computer platforms.

Identify gaps and inefficiencies in regulatory documentation program & resolve w/ regulatory team.

Participate in all vendor & 3rd party audits

Obtain & manage Organic certification documents

Manage kosher certification program

Provide support to Quality Control Dept, R&D group & SQF Practitioner

SQF, PCQI experience helpful

HACCP, good manufacturing practices (GMPs), SQF and related concepts

Additional requirements:



**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** **** **Science & Clinical?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire industry experts just like you. Our team creates expert talent solutions to solve the worlds most critical challenges. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills, interests, and career goalsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background and education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get your expertise 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 Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.
Posted: 2022-08-19 Expires: 2022-10-01

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