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Quality Assurance Supervisor

Messina Group Fairfield, CA
  • Expired: 28 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 Seeking a Quality Assurance Supervisor to reports directly to the Director of Food Safety and Quality. The QA Supervisor verifies adequacy of food safety and quality programs through daily plant inspections and daily documentation reviews. The individual is responsible to train and comply with the SQF and GMP practices and programs to ensure safe food and immediately report food safety problems directly to Management. The candidate carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the corporate policies and applicable laws.  Responsibilities include delivering FSQA results to target; planning, assigning, and directing projects; appraising performance; addressing complaints and resolving product quality issues. The position effectively communicates food safety and quality observations to senior management and department supervisors in a timely manner

 

Responsibilities:            

  • The position is the liaison between Management, Quality, Regulatory and manufacturing personnel.  It is responsible for the execution of food safety programs, Regulatory programs and third party audits. The position is responsible in directing, implementing, enforcing and oversight of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Good Manufacturing Procedures (GMP’s).
  • Initiate, track and verify effectiveness of quality, maintenance, sanitation and food safety programs through daily inspections. Conduct and coordinate pre-scheduled monthly floor inspections with Management and Supervisory personnel attendance.  
  • Provide training and ongoing assistance to manufacturing in the transition of non-critical quality programs to manufacturing.
  • Develop and communicate processes and systems in order to enable Operations Management to achieve product quality and process targets through data analysis, analytical problem solving and capability enhancement.
  • Participation in the daily product evaluations.
  • Provide oversight and employee training on SQF (Safe Quality Food) program, Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) programs; Sanitation Standard Operation Procedures (SSOP), Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP’s); raw materials and finished product testing programs; equipment sanitation; and quality and food safety.
  • Assign members to the food security policy/program and chair pre-scheduled quarterly meetings.  Design programs to identify current food security measures, gaps in the current food security programs and remedial actions in order to provide continual plant and personnel security, product and processes security, formulation and computer security, methods for destruction of unused/obsolete packaging and labels, proper handling and storage of all food ingredients along with finished goods in-house and in-transit security.
  • Initiate and coordinate pertinent classroom training for Management, Supervisors and hourly personnel that addresses food safety, worker safety, continuous improvement, current product issues along with new programs and processes being implemented.  Develop and pre-schedule quarterly meetings and agendas.
  • Ensure products and processes are in full compliance with all quality assurance standards as well as USDA, State and Local requirements.
  • Maintain documented internal and external audit standards, ensure that all third party required programs, policies and documents are available for each internal and external audit. 
  • The QA Supervisor is required to be the lead in all third-party audits.  The QA Supervisor will be responsible for ensuring that all external audit requirements are attained and maintained. 
  • Assist in ensuring Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP’s), good hygiene and housekeeping practices are being routinely followed.
  • Prepare responses to USDA and external/internal audit issues and track corrective action effectiveness.
  • Immediately communicate to senior management any potential food safety issue, USDA activities, the Process Authority, audit responses and other issues that might be required.
  • Maintain effective working relationships with personnel, USDA, Process Authority, customers and external vendors.
  • Must have the ability to pro-actively investigate, initiate and institute preventative programs that provide continuous improvement and eliminate repetitive manufacturing issues.
  • Provides on-going support, guidance, direction and assistance to production, maintenance and sanitation personnel with food safety, quality and Regulatory compliance.
  • Fulfills the duties of the QA Director in their absence.
Company Description
Messina Group is a national Staffing and Consulting solutions firm that has grown to over 200 employees and continues to serve its clients across numerous industries. With an average employee tenure of 15 years, Messina understands the level of quality talent organizations need to succeed.

Messina Group encompasses two national divisions: Messina Group Staffing and Messina Group Consulting. Combined, these two divisions provide customers a full suite of People, Process and Technology initiatives through professional staffing offerings and consulting services. As a trusted advisor to its clients, the experience and longevity of Messina Group’s staffing division provides both stability and a competitive advantage to clients and their business.

Our staffing expertise includes:
• BECO | Manufacturing & Engineering Staffing
• BECO | Architectural & Engineering Staffing
• LabTemps | Scientific & Laboratory Staffing
• FinancialTemps | Financial, Accounting & Administrative Staffing
• MG | Project Management & Information Technology Staffing
• MG | Digital Marketing & Creative Staffing

Messina Group

Messina Group is a national Staffing and Consulting solutions firm that has grown to over 200 employees and continues to serve its clients across numerous industries. With an average employee tenure of 15 years, Messina understands the level of quality talent organizations need to succeed. Messina Group encompasses two national divisions: Messina Group Staffing and Messina Group Consulting. Combined, these two divisions provide customers a full suite of People, Process and Technology initiatives through professional staffing offerings and consulting services. As a trusted advisor to its clients, the experience and longevity of Messina Group’s staffing division provides both stability and a competitive advantage to clients and their business. Our staffing expertise includes: • BECO | Manufacturing & Engineering Staffing • BECO | Architectural & Engineering Staffing • LabTemps | Scientific & Laboratory Staffing • FinancialTemps | Financial, Accounting & Administrative Staffing • MG | Project Management & Information Technology Staffing • MG | Digital Marketing & Creative Staffing

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Fairfield, CA
94533 USA

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