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Food Production - Quality Assurance Supervisor in Kansas City at GPAC

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are partnered with a great company that is in need of an experienced Quality Assurance individual coming from the food production industry. Someone who is familiar with products that have a short shelf life, or RTE foods, would be a huge bonus. They need this person NOW, so if you are ready to make a professional change, don't hesitate - apply today!

This position oversees and directly supervises all activities of the QA department in Second Shift. This includes interviewing and training employees; planning, assigning and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining associates; addressing complaints and resolving problems.



Responsibilities include:

  • Train and supervise Quality Assurance techs
  • Maintains effective QA Tech schedules
  • Assist line QA's with line set-up
  • Calibrate and maintain testing equipment as per the programmed schedule
  • Conduct pre-operational sanitation inspection
  • Monitors for SQF compliance and enforces Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and USDA programs, including training on GMP/HACCP/SQF for all associates
  • Communicate and work closely with all departments to achieve quality standards, identify food safety and process improvements and communicate recommendations
  • Monitors raw material rotation, hold periods, and expired product hold form and disposition, and reports deviations promptly and recommends corrective actions
  • Generate daily activity report and conduct chemical ad supplies inventories. Report daily activities and production issues to QA Manager
  • Identifies safety hazards within the QA work areas and notifies the QA Manager or Plant Manager, and reports all accidents to the QA Manager immediately and assists in completing the accident reports as needed
  • Perform basic microbiological tests, set up sampling schedules and submit laboratory samples
  • Must be cross trained in the various functions of the Quality Assurance department and must be knowledgeable on the QA standard operating procedures
  • Must have knowledge of food safety programs (HACCP, GMPs, Sanitation, Pest Control, Safe Quality Food (SQF), and Organic Guidelines
  • Backup to the QA Manager as SQF Practitioner

This company has a strong history and a bright future. They are experiencing extreme growth, and plan on continuing to grow. If this sounds like a company you'd like to become a part of, then I want to hear from YOU!!

Take the next step in your career and APPLY NOW!

Please contact Jessi Butler directly at jessi.butler@gogpac.com for more information on this or any other positions you may be interested.

If you are applying, please carefully review the requirements and ensure your resume accurately reflects your qualifications in relation to this position.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States over the past 28 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

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or protected veteran status.

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