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Benefits Offered

Medical, Dental, 401K, Life

Employment Type


Why Work Here?

“Room for Career Advancement, Great Benefits, Family Oriented Company Culture”

About Us:

Known as the “Recognized Mark of Quality”, Castella is a leader in the specialty food industry. Castella is committed to bringing authentic flavors of the world to the plates of our customers, one taste at a time. We deliver the highest quality products at the best possible prices through marketing, our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility, innovation and product development, Castella maintains a culture of professionalism, teamwork, integrity and respect to our customers, vendors, team members and community.


The Sanitation Supervisor acts as the point person for Safety, Sanitation and FDA compliance for our processing. This position needs to assure compliance with all company and regulatory policies and procedures, such as NY STATE AGRI FDA. USDA, OSHA, GMP’s, HACCP, SSOP’S and Relative SOP’S

Reports directly to the Quality Assurance Director and or QA Supervisor.


· Supervises sanitation crew and or out sourced crew if applicable.


  • Supervise train and schedule all aspects of sanitation with assistance from maintenance and production
  • Schedule and distribute work assignments, by department on a daily basis.
  • Delineate schedule and special projects across all three cleaning shifts; visiting each shift if necessary.
  • Sanitation equipment function and equipment repair must be transmitted to the QA SUPERVISOR, QA DIR, & Maintenance Engineer

Chlorine, Detergent, and QAUT sanitizer must be monitored.

  • Function as a liaison with the Maintenance Department to assure the proper dissembles, cleaning and sanitizing of production equipment.
  • Support Maintenance in the reintroduction of repaired equipment on to the production floor ensuring proper sanitation.
  • Perform daily, weekly and monthly inspections; document findings and identify improvements to be made.
  • Ensure that all required QA documentation and inspection forms are turned in daily.
  • Responsible for creating and following the Master Sanitation Schedule.
  • Ensure that employees are following all company safety procedures LOCKOUT/TAGOUT policy, as well as insuring that the team has the proper P.P.E gloves, eye protection, aprons.
  • SDS will be reviewed and shared with maintenance
  • Assure that goals are achieved for a superior audit rating.
  • Maintain Chemical Inventory, as well as issue PO’S with our current chemical supplier.
  • Coordinate with sanitation chemical supplier on chemical inventory, and proper usage of chemical usage.
  • Insure all chemicals are utilized to their optimum performance.
  • Train employees in the proper use of cleaning supplies and techniques.
  • Partner with Production, Maintenance and Quality Control departments to meet plant objectives.
  • Walk around facility to monitor cleaning and sanitation processes to insure smooth flow of work.
  • Review and resolve operational problems from subordinates.
  • Monitor performance of department subordinates to insure they follow established standards and procedures and disciplines as needed.
  • Attend staff meetings to discuss department performance and or relevant issues.
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures including, SOP’s and GMP’s.


· Education

o Minimum of HS/GED degree.

· Computer skills

o Working knowledge of Microsoft Office.

o Ability to learn in-house ERP systems

· Experience/Expertise

o Minimum of 5 years’ experience in similar position, particularly within a sanitation manufacturing environment, with proven, results oriented, skills and abilities. Organizational and team leadership competencies required. Basic technical know-how of diverse factory processes a plus.

Communication Skills

o Knowledge of multi-culture work environment. Act as a professional at all times. Bilingual (Spanish) preferred.

o Ability to effectively communicate, both internal and external at all levels

o Provide rapid response to any inquiries

o Professional attitude

Reasoning Ability

o Ability to collect, analyze and report all sanitation related performance results

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

o Related degree or certification is beneficial.


  • Daily - Insure all SOP’S SSOP’S are adhered to. Chemical usage logs, operational effectiveness. Insure equipment is cleaned and sanitized as per MSCL SOP. Insure all Safety SOP’s are adhered to. Interphase with the engineering department on sanitation initiatives as it relates to Preventative maintenance and or work orders. y

Weekly – Insure MSCL is adhered to based available equipment.


  • Monthly - In house internal audit review with corrective actions as it relates Sanitation.
  • Quarterly - NY State AGRI audit review with corrective actions as it relates Sanitation.
  • Yearly – Regulatory Audits/3rd Party Audits review with corrective actions as it relates Sanitation.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This position requires the ability to lift at least 50lbs.


The work environment characteristics described here are representative while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, aflac and 401k with company match.

About Castella:

Built upon a culture of quality and integrity; Castella is a Hauppauge, NY, family owned importer, manufacturer and distributor of specialty foods. For over 20 years, Castella's commitment to growth and innovation has enabled the organization to expand its portfolio of product offering in the food service and retail sector to over 1000 SKU's; spanning antipasto, baking & confectionery, cheeses, olives, oils, spices and seasonings, to name a few.

Castella's focus is on innovation. With a full R&D team on board as well as an in-house marketing and advertising department, Castella is able to research, develop, source and bring to market unique, custom, differentiated products from the Mediterranean and beyond.

The organization is an avid contributor to the community via donation of food to local charities and green initiatives while maintaining a mantra of social corporate responsibility.

Sound great? Apply today!

Posted date: 8 months ago

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