Quality Assurance Manager

Company: The Judge Group ( Learn More )

General Information
US-CA-Bakersfield
N/A
4 Year Degree
Full-Time
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Job Description

Judge Direct Placement is seeking a degreed QA Manager for a food manufacturer in California. The qualified individual will be plan, manage, and coordinate daily activities of the QA department. He or she will ensure efficient operations. The Manager will perform all jobs efficiently, safely and accurately to improve and maintain the performance of the entire plant. The qualified individual will act as a role model and represent the company’s values. QA Supervisors out of large manufacturing plants are strongly urged to apply.


Responsibilities:
  • Ensures accountability while directing associates and supervisors in the accurate usage of safe manufacturing practices 
  • Maximizes efficiency of the line, validates correct scheduling and minimizes labor costs 
  • Communicates cross-functionally to get departmental needs met: PM, waste/material needs/changeovers 
  • Addresses and communicates any safety or quality defects cross-functionally within the organization for evaluation
  • Participates in and supports the plant safety process
  • Oversees all areas of the plant to ensure safety standards are being met on all products at all times
  • Follows established policies, programs and practices to produce safe quality foods that meet company and regulatory requirements
  • Supports the development, maintenance, implementation, and continuous improvement 
  • Accountable to the company’s Quality and Food Safety Principles  
  • Manages and trains direct reports 
  • Completes performance reviews and provides feedback 


  • Qualifications:
  • BS degree required (technical degree)
  • 4+ year’s food manufacturing experience 
  • 5+ year's QA Management experience 
  • USDA background required
  • SQF experience required
  • SAP experience preferred
  • Must have experience out of a large manufacturing facility 
  • Knowledge of department procedures and operations 
  • Ability to understand complex written and verbal instructions
  • Working knowledge of continuous improvement/lean manufacturing practices and procedures


  • Job Requirements