Golden State Foods

Quality Syss Super

Location US-CA-City of Industry
Job ID
2020-5718

Overview

JOB SUMMARY:  Supervises the day-to-day activities of Quality Assurance Technicians to ensure smooth QA operations and compliance with GSF, customer, and regulatory agency standards for food and packaging quality and safety.

Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  1. Identifies, investigates, and troubleshoots food processing problems and non-conformances to ensure compliance with product and packaging consistency, safety, and quality standards and to increase production efficiency. (25%)
  1. Supervises the daily activities of assigned staff to ensure increase regulatory compliance, improve production efficiency, and ensure that QA policies and procedures are correctly implemented. (25%)
  1. Interacts with plan personnel to provide QA and safety-related information and to keep GSF and customers apprised of quality and safety concerns, opportunities for preventive maintenance, techniques, and regulations. (25%)
  1. Updates and maintains QA manuals, procedures, and techniques to ensure compliance with product and packaging consistency, safety, and quality standards and to increase production efficiency. (25%)
  1. Performs other related and assigned duties as necessary.

LEADERSHIP/MANAGEMENT RESPONSIBILITY

Supervises between up to 10 QA Technicians and Senior QA Technicians.

 

PERFORMANCE CATEGORIES

  • Productivity/quality standards:  QA processes and procedures
  • Productivity/quality standards:  accuracy, timeliness, thoroughness
  • Domestic  regulatory compliance
  • Budget
  • Cost containment
  • Teamwork within the department and across departments
  • Project/assignment standards
  • Customer satisfaction
  • Vendor relations
  • Safety standards and procedures:  food
  • Safety standards and procedures:  laboratory equipment and procedures

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  Education and experience equivalent to:

 

Education/Certification:

Bachelor’s degree in food science, chemistry, microbiology, or related field of science from an accredited college or university

 

Experience:

3 to 6 years of relevant work experience, with an understanding of food safety and regulations and supervisory experience.

 

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

 

Knowledge of (B/basic; J/journey; E/expert):

  • Food safety concepts and techniques (E)
  • Food testing concepts and techniques (E)
  • Quality assurance concepts and techniques (E)
  • HACCP programs and related food safety regulations and processes (J)
  • Food chemistry (J)
  • Food microbiology (J)
  • Food processing equipment (J)
  • Supervisory concepts and techniques (J)
  • Employee relations concepts and generally accepted practices (J)
  • PC word processing/spreadsheet software (J)

Skill and ability to:

  • Supervise and motivate up to 10 employees in a team-based environment
  • Interpret QA anomalies and irregularities and identify appropriate solutions
  • Interact effectively with employees at all organizational levels
  • Conduct performance evaluations of direct reports
  • Communicate and coordinate effectively with internal and external customers verbally and in writing
  • Read and process written information with a high degree of accuracy
  • Perform a variety of food safety tests
  • Work in a laboratory environment
  • Work effectively in a general business environment, with a focus on high levels of quality and customer service
  • Act in accordance with GSF’s Values and Creed

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