Food Safety & Quality Assurance Manager in Eau Claire, WI at GPAC

Date Posted: 7/9/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

I just got off the phone with a client whose passion for bringing high-quality dairy products from the state of Wisconsin has stretched over 70 years. This client believes that quality always sells best and that is why they are looking to add a new Food Safety and Quality Manager to their management team. In this role, you will be key in developing and implementing food safety plans and quality programs. Driving change and creating a culture of quality and food safety is the number one priority for this position and the company as a whole. The position reports directly to the President and is a key position within the company's leadership team.

Responsible for managing all aspects of Food Safety & Quality:

  • FSMA, HACCP & food safety program compliance
  • Internal audits, compliance with regulatory requirements & regulatory audits and customer audit support & compliance
  • Strong leadership and training to promote a culture of continuous improvement
  • GMP/Housekeeping
  • Maintain the facilities GFI certification & SQF Level - 3 certification
  • Oversite of all food safety & quality at the lab and processing facility
  • Freedom to create programs and processes you see the best fit
  • Acting member of the company's leadership team

This ideal candidate will hold:

  • 5+ years of proven food safety & quality program management experience within a food manufacturing setting
  • Leadership in safety and environmental programs
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills; experience presenting & training employees
  • Bachelor's Degree in Food Science or related field preferred
  • HACCP, FSMA, and SQF desired
  • Experience developing programs, processes and training materials

This company offers a base salary between $90,000 to $125,000 with a bonus depending on experience with great benefits and retirement as well as discounts on products.

This company is going to be selective but they are urgently looking to fill this role. We are in the process of arranging phone interviews so if this is something that would be of interest to you, or if you know of anyone that I should be in contact with, please reach out to me at your earliest convenience.

Haley Dettler
Director | gpac
Call/Text: 605.978.5428 |

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 30 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.