Full-Time

Quality Food Safety Supervisor

Posted on 5/8/2024

Upfield

Upfield

1,001-5,000 employees

Global producer of plant-based spreads

Consumer Goods

Mid

Olathe, KS, USA

Required Skills
Communications
PowerPoint/Keynote/Slides
Requirements
  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Industrial or Chemical, Food Science, or related field
  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in Quality Departments or Laboratories
  • Proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Experience with analytical methods
  • Experience in lab analytical methods, handling lab chemicals, food industry safety and GMP, Micro sampling, using Access database, and handling scale equipment
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Ability to drive change and innovation
  • Ability to manage conflict and create an inclusive work environment
Responsibilities
  • Manage Lab staff and personnel development planning process
  • Develop Quality systems to optimize production efficiencies and quality performance
  • Improve Quality awareness by communicating and coordinating initiatives with all departments
  • Ensure consistency of plant process documentation and product quality maintenance
  • Ensure FSSC standards compliance and conduct product hold investigations
  • Assist in the development and review of internal plant SOPs, HACCP, and GMP programs
  • Optimize specifications and SOPs, support plant auditing and training programs
  • Maintain accuracy of specification databases and manufacturing SOPs
  • Drive Safety, Health, and Environment (SHE) and Quality culture
  • Facilitate required training programs to employees
  • Investigate and identify root cause of incidents using RCA process
  • Champion World Class Manufacturing (WCM) and Safety objectives
  • Comply with all company and plant rules

Upfield, as the leading global producer of plant-based spreads, offers a forward-thinking work environment centered around sustainability and health. Employees are engaged in innovative practices that focus on creating plant-based nutritional products, aligning with the company's commitment to a 'Better Plant-Based Future.' Moreover, being at the forefront of this rapidly expanding industry positions Upfield as an industry leader, providing ample opportunities for learning and growth within an impactful, environmentally-conscious field.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Founded

2018

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

11%

2 year growth

16%