Food Safety Consultant

Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories   •  

Chicago, IL

Industry: Business Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 300 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Food Safety Consultant responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following :

·         Deliver events in accordance with prescribed requirements.  Communicate requirements of various International Standards, ensuring comprehension by training participants and customers;

·         Support sales opportunities through discussions and support with Eurofins Business Development Managers;

·         Present food safety public training courses on the topics which could include SQF, FSSC 22000, HACCP, Auditing, Food Safety, FSMA, allergens and other relevant food safety topics      

·         Deliver food safety solutions through consulting activities such as HACCP plan facilitation, GFSI recognized standards GAP analysis, Risk assessments, Microbiological environmental mapping, on-site validation studies, etc. ;

·         Enhance Eurofins position as recognized market leader by supporting client implementations and risk mitigation strategies;

·         Edit training material content to ensure materials are constantly up to date and include the latest information available;

·         Maintain his/her knowledge level through continual professional development activities, to ensure ability to act as Subject Matter Expert;

·         Requires extensive domestic travel in excess of 75%, occasional international travel may be required.

·         Performs other duties as assigned

The ideal candidate would possess :

·         SQF registered consultant and trainer is preferred

·         Excellent technical writing ability

·         Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills

·         Excellent communication (oral and written) and attention to detail

·         Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude

·         Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies

Basic Minimum Qualifications :

·         Bachelor's degree in biology, chemistry, or other related degree concentration, or equivalent directly-related experience (two years of directly related industry experience is equivalent to one full-time year of college in related major)

·         Master’s degree is preferred

·         At least 5 years’ experience in food safety/quality assurance

·         Holds or is willing to obtain a HACCP certification (16 hours of training)

·         Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship