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Food Safety Coordinator

Houston, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Newrest is looking for a Food Safety Coordinator who will help with overseeing the food safety aspect of the facility. This individual will be responsible for a variety of items, including performing safety and quality audits, temperature control checks, and training of team members.



  • Daily monitoring of Preventive Controls
  • Run report detailing current performance
  • Follow up with action plans to address gaps are tracked
  • Follow up after post audits occur to validate action plan completion
  • Ensures timely review of plan/models with appropriate managers
  • Schedule meeting events and daily activities as needed
  • Provide training to employees in all departments
  • Interact with Managers daily to ensure accurate data is being reported for each department
  • Interacts with QHSE Manager for weekly updates
  • Support all customer and regulatory audits, at times, liaises with customers and regulatory agencies;
  • Ensure compliance with customer specifications and quality standards (e.g. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), HACCP etc.) and follow up with corrective actions if necessary;
  • Execute monthly self-assessments on the elements of food safety and executes the required food safety related testing as defined in HACCP plan;
  • Collect and monitor all quality documents
  • Participate and support company sponsored initiatives such as Global Quality Standards (GQS), HACCP, Lean Manufacturing, Employee Safety;
  • Performs other related duties and responsibilities as assigned


  • Bachelor's degree in Food Science or Food Safety preferred but not required
  • Three to five years of food quality assurance experience
  • Good communication skills with ability to correct and teach at the same time
  • Ability to speak Spanish is a plus, but not required
  • Business and customer service focused
  • Proven understanding of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), FDA, USDA, and HACCP regulations
  • Good understanding of OSHA regulations
  • Well-organized, rigorous and methodical but enough adaptability to local constraints


  • Free breakfast and lunch provided every day
  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • 401(k)
  • PTO
  • Paid holidays

With origins in Group Catair in 1996 and founded by its Co-CEO’s Olivier Sadran and Jonathan Stent-Torriani, Newrest is the only major catering company active in all catering and related hospitality segments including airline catering, buy-on-board, duty-free on board, contract catering, remote site and support services, rail catering, airport and motorway retail.

With revenues under management of almost 1.9 Billion Euros in 2017-18 and 32,000 employees world-wide in 49 countries, Newrest is also the first largest ‘independent’ airline caterer world-wide.

Newrest is committed to constant improvement and innovation for its clients, the well-being and progress of its employees and managers, a sustainable and durable development of the company, and total respect of social and environmental values in all of its activities.

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Houston, TX
77032 USA



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