The function of this position is application of food safety, quality, and regulatory requirements and principles against established standards and protocols. This is accomplished through analytical and objective evaluation of facility policies, practices, and observations.
Perform audit and certification audit services following objective assessment of functions and procedures for customers primarily in the meat, pork, poultry area as well as other food industry areas
Conduct food safety, animal welfare, regulatory, process evaluation, certification audits, and customer specific audits for food plants and processing facilities
Demonstrates knowledge and skills in HACCP. Must be able to complete HACCP training certification
Demonstrates ability to become highly proficient with GFSI auditing requirements. Must be able to successfully complete BRC and SQF Third Party Auditor Training. Other schemes upon request.
Assist in developing, implementing, and maintaining certification and audit programs.
Perform required communication with new and existing customers
Represent FSNS C&A at trade shows and seminars
Maintain a high degree of technical competence by reading scientific journals, attending professional workshops and being aware of food industry issues and trends
Supervise or participate in development areas as assigned by the management team
EXTENSIVE TRAVEL 90-100 % of the work week
B.S. Degree in Animal Science, Food Science or related field - preferred
3+ years of experience or equivalent in QA or Food Safety
Experience with USDA and FDA inspected manufacturing facilities
HACCP Trained or Certified preferred
Quality Assurance or Food Safety Expertise in a beef, pork or poultry plant environment preferred
Working knowledge of USDA (FSIS) guidelines preferred
Animal welfare/ or animal husbandry exposure required
Must be willing to travel 90-100% of the work week
Hold valid Driver’s License
Must hold passport or have ability to obtain passport
About Food Safety Net Services
Food Safety Net Services offers exciting opportunities for individuals interested in the food science industry. We welcome individuals who are looking for a dynamic organization that prides itself in its unequivocal excellence in service to its customers and employees.
We are committed to creating long-term value for our people, supporting their success and satisfaction as our internal customers and team members
We value diversity in our laboratories and are unquestionably devoted to being an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Food Safety Net Services offers an attractive compensation and benefit package.