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Cicero, Illinois - USD Full Time Posted: Tuesday, 13 February 2018
Job Description

Job Objective

Assures consistent quality of food products produced internally and externally by other domestic and foreign companies.


Internal production:

  • Enforces ZBI HACCP plan by conducting hazard analyses, monitoring critical control points and preventive measures, establishing critical limits, monitoring procedures and corrective actions.
  • Reviews established product specifications and quality attributes and recommends revisions as necessary.
  • Obtains samples from daily production runs and conducts microbiological tests, to confirm food safety either internally or externally as required in the HACCP plan

External production:

  • Reviews all incoming imported products to assure that all governmental regulations are met and all required paperwork is received.
  • Conducts microbiological tests either internally or externally to confirm food safety.

Product Standards

  • Establishes a weekly product review meeting with key management to review selected products for physical and organoleptic qualities.
  • Develops physical and organoleptic standards for all products.
  • Creates and maintains a central electronic file system for product standards, COA's for externally produced products and ingredients for internally produced products, package graphics, packaging specifications, operating specifications and microbiological tests.

Reviews and updates product recall plans.

Candidate Qualifications

  • 5 + years' experience.
  • BS in Food Science, Quality Assurance, Manufacturing Management or related fields.
  • Preferred: additional quality assurance training and certifications from the American Society for Quality and the Project Management Institute.
  • Knowledge of Middle Eastern food products highly preferred.

Cicero, Illinois, United States of America
Ziyad Brothers Importing
Ziyad Brothers Importing
2/13/2018 9:29:50 AM

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