This position is responsible for partnering with the rest of the organization to consistently supply products that exceed customer and consumer expectations. The QA Supervisor is responsible for supervising the daily activities of the QA Leads and technicians.
Supervises Plant Quality System requirements
Reviews activities to ensure conformance to specifications.
Monitors and guarantees that products are being manufactured in conformance with Good Manufacturing Practices and Food Safety Practices. Provides training and support; as well as enforcement to the Food Safety Program.
Investigates and communicates to the QA Manager all departmental and Plant issues.
Supervises the daily activities of the technicians and assures the proper training in Safety, Food Safety and Quality Systems.
Reviews and updates work aids (instructions, charts, manuals, bulletins, code date calendars, etc.) essential for verification of product quality.
Assists in special projects and generates summary of projects’ performance.
Communicate effectively with the department, plant and Corporate Personnel.
Takes disciplinary actions and investigates incidents when required.
Perform QA Manager Duties and responsibilities in his/her absence.
Education & Experience
High School diploma, GED or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree in Food Science, Chemical, Engineering, Microbiology strongly preferred. 3 years of experience in Quality Assurance in a manufacturing environment required. Food/Beverage manufacturing preferred. With a minimum of 2 years of experience in a supervisory capacity or 4 years as a Lead in a manufacturing environment required. Any equivalent combination of related education and/or experience may be considered for the above.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
- Reliable, Responsible, with initiative to take the next level; Committed
- Quality Systems experience,
- Knowledge in HACCP and Food Safety Programs
- Computer Literacy, Microsoft Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
- Bilingual (Spanish/English) desirable
- Knowledge of statistics preferred
- Good communication skills
Mission Foods is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity in all phases of employment in compliance with applicable federal and state laws, rules, and regulations. We assure you that your opportunity for employment with Mission Foods depends solely on your qualifications. Mission Foods is an equal employment/affirmative action employer. If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a medical condition or disability, please send an e-mail or call 972.232.5200 to let us know the nature of your request