SEARCH AVAILABLE JOBS

Online Jobs Database Last Updated: 
08/14/2018

Job ID 18539
POSITION QUALITY SUPERVISOR
RESPONSIBILITIES

Job Summary:  

Leads quality control technicians to provide laboratory and technical support to verify product and process capability in supporting Manufacturing, Procurement, Sales, Applications, Research and Development.  Leads and participates in cross-functional teams to address product and process non-conformances using a disciplined problem-solving approach to addressing product quality issues.  Develops and maintains systems for managing and capturing product knowledge.  On-site contact for food safety programs and standards. 

 

Essential Job Functions:

• Supervision, training and development of QC laboratory technicians, including but not limited to setting daily work priorities, scheduling personnel, coaching, addressing performance concerns and job performance evaluations.

• Daily data review and approval of all incoming raw materials, WIP and finished good materials.  Coordinate troubleshooting of products that do not meet specification and make recommendations to the Formulator and/or Manufacturing Supervisor for corrective actions.  

• Lead/Co-Lead in the implementation of standardized problem solving process, using Plan Do Check Act and A3 thinking.

• Lead/Co-Lead staff meetings to communicate necessary and relevant organizational information.  

• Leads in implementation of safety initiatives.  Ensures compliance with all Health & Safety regulations.

• Participate in pre-production reviews to confirm QC analytical capability and data collection plans are in place and in post-production reviews for designated shift.

• Leads/assigns/organizes continuous improvement projects.

• Leads and contributes to cross functional teams.

• Manages customer complaints and disposition of customer return material.

• Leads customer, regulatory and internal audits.

• When needed, perform technical bench work and ensures compliance with GMP’s and applicable SOP’s.

• Designated lead resource for the implementation of food safety programs, such as environmental microbiological monitoring and for questions regarding food safety/sanitation.

 

Education/Experience/Skills: 

Required:  

• 5-10 years experience in systems/process improvement, quality, supply chain and/or production in the food, beverage or allied industries.

• 2-3 years supervisory experience with history of developing multiple employees.  

• Demonstrated ability in leading cross-functional teams.

• Demonstrated problem solving skills.

• Demonstrated ability to develop strategy plans and work with staff on implementation.

• Strong interpersonal skills – ability to work with people of differing experience and education levels.

• Excellent direct, written and verbal communication skills.

 

Desired: 

• 4 year college degree.

• Prior Quality Control and/or food safety experience.

• ASQ Quality Engineer / Quality Manager / Six Sigma Certification, prior experience with the Toyota Production System and/or LEAN.

• Work experience in multiple departments.

• Experience in application of statistics to problems in laboratory and production settings using commonly available software packages.  

Equipment Operation:

 Ability to operate standard food processing, grinding and laboratory equipment.

 Frequent use of computers.

 

 

 

 

COMPANY INFO FOOD/BEV PLANT MFG BACKGROUND REQUIRED
COMPENSATION $63,000 - $68,000
DEGREE BS/BA
LOCATION WESTERN TEXAS
CONTACT STEVE CRONIN
CONTACT EMAIL STEVE@GLOBALSEARCHNETWORK.COM
DATE POSTED 08/10/2018
 

To apply for this job, click here....




If you have submitted your resume in the last 60 days for any position in any category, there is no need to re-submit. Your resume is matched to our open job orders in every category and if there is a strong match you will be contacted. If you are not contacted, we do not feel your resume is a strong match for our open positions. sume more than once if you are interested in multiple postings.

You may however, at any time, contact us whenever you want to check on the status of a submitted resume.

Thank You.



For governmental record keeping purposes, we invite all applicants to voluntarily provide gender and ethnicity with their resume. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.