Quality Manager

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Bloomington, IL

Industry: Food & Beverages

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5 - 7 years

Posted 87 days ago

  by    Greg Downs

Our food processing client is seeking a Quality Manager in the Bloomington, IL area. They manufacture food and beverage solutions for popular brands throughout the world. Apply today!

                                                       

Must Have:

  • Bachelor's degree required. Preferably in Food Science, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Microbiology, or similar Science/Engineering.
  • Knowledge and experience with relevant the GFSI standards such as SQF.
  • Minimum 4-10 years of quality experience and/or training.
  • Experience managing quality and food safety systems.
  • Experience in a plant environment strongly preferred.
  • Communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Team leadership and development.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • The Quality Manager is responsible for all quality functions including food safety, sanitation efficiencies, customer service, and overall performance of the quality department.
  • Ensure effective food safety compliance and work with plant management team to implement programs to mitigate risk.
  • Develop and maintain food safety and quality systems including QC & QA.
  • Enforce company standards in the areas of ingredient and product standards, process specifications, formula compliance, sanitation/GMP/pest control, and regulatory compliance.
  • Track report and review agreed upon KPI's. Develop and lead the plant Quality Improvement Plan.
  • Develop and maintain qualified personnel within the plant Quality department, through training, communication, and accountability.
  • Continuously improve knowledge of products and technology to investigate variation and resolve technical problems with the team.

$80K - $110K