Creativity, innovative thinking and the manufacturing of top-quality products have put Lyons Magnus in the forefront of the food industry. Lyons is involved in each phase of the food manufacturing process from the growing of the raw materials to the marketing of the finished products - and everything in between. Lyons produces more than 2,000 different items for the industrial ingredient and foodservice segments, designing products for some of the top restaurant chains in the country, as well as international accounts.
This huge undertaking could not be done without a diverse and talented staff. At Lyons, our people are the heart of our organization. Lyons is proud to cultivate a thriving work environment with employees who are not just satisfied and productive but engaged in creating the future - the company's and their own.
***** Lyons Magnus is seeking a Full-time - Quality Assurance Supervisor for its Beloit, WI Facility ***** Job Summary A mid-level management position in the Quality Assurance (QA) Department of Lyons Magnus, an international food and beverage manufacturer headquartered in Fresno, California. Your experience should include but not limited to quality assurance of food products, accuracy of formulations, Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), and Hazardous Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) guidelines. Description of Responsibilities: Supervise all Quality Technicians on first shift to ensure that batches are tested as prescribed in the formulas, proper techniques, SOPs and best practices are applied to achieve compliance to product specifications.
Support all QC functions, such as batch adjustments for all processing lines, processing line checks and verifications including brix, viscosity, pH, T.A and any other analytical analysis as required by a customer or formula. Verify all laboratory and quality SOPs; and performance metrics are met or exceeded, with a focus on customer expectations. Ensure that process control checklists, as developed, are filled out completely by all operators (including, but not limited to sterilization check lists, in-process checklists, packaging checklists, etc.) Review all deviations from operating parameters with production, QA staff and root cause effectively.
Review all quality and food safety checks in Red Zone for accuracy and completeness within 72 hours of checks being completed or documented and follow up accordingly with personnel or escalation. Support in the creation of training materials; SOPs, VWIs and OPLs for the successful implementation and adherence to company, customer, SQF, and regulatory food safety and quality requirements. Support the management and development of employee skills matrix and their respective development plans.
Ensure all laboratory equipment and supporting operations measuring devices are calibrated, verified as scheduled and functioning as designed. Troubleshoot and or escalate to vendors for effective repair or replacement. Ensure customer product sampling is collected and prepared for shipment to customer as requested.
Continuously improve processes with regards to defect reduction and the support in management of customer complaint investigations and record review. Manage the customer and company retention samples program. Managerial duties as prescribed by the Director of Quality and SVP of QA.
Required Qualifications: Advanced knowledge in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, A proven track record of exceptional organizational, planning and overall time management skills in addition to exceptional verbal and written communication, A comprehensive understanding of the core competencies of Lyons' manufacturing capabilities and propriety product development. Problem solving and critical thinking skills Education and/or Experience : A minimum of a bachelor's degree from an accredited university, preferably in Food Science A minimum of 3 years of successful experience in the food service industry A comprehensive understanding of the core competencies of manufacturing capabilities and propriety product development. A proven track record of exceptional organizational, planning and overall time management skills in addition to exceptional verbal and written communication.
Additional Information Our compensation program is designed to attract, motivate, and retain the very best people. Lyons Magnus offers a comprehensive benefits plan that include: Health, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, Sec. 125, 401(k) plan, and more.
If you meet these requirements and are eager to join a dynamic company poised for further growth, please respond with your cover letter, and salary requirements. To learn more about Lyons Magnus, LLC its products and core values, visit www.lyonsmagnus.com or follow us on Instagram or Twitter . Lyons Magnus is an Equal Opportunity Employer and with opportunities for advancement.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories. *This organization participates in E-Verify.