Judge Direct Placement is seeking a Senior QA Manager for a food manufacturer and supplier near Wilmington DE. The qualified individual will be planning, managing, and coordinating daily activities for the QA department. This position requires a hands-on individual that has an extensive food safety background.
Position: Senior Quality Assurance Manager
Write, revise, and further develop the current Food Safety programs in place
Manage and train direct reports on quality standards and regulations
Participate in audits to ensure the company’s Quality and Food Safety standards are being met
Complete performance reviews, identify needs, and provide progressive feedback
Coordinate required inspections, interface with inspectors/regulatory personnel for inspections and equipment testing
Train QA team to perform and complete all microbiological and chemical testing procedures on raw materials and finished goods
B.S. Degree REQUIRED (Food Science, Biology/Microbiology, Agricultural)
5+ years of QA Manager experience in the Food & Beverage Industry
PCQI Certified, SQF Certified, HACCP Certified (strongly preferred)
Solid knowledge of OSHA, ODA, FSMA, USDA/FDA regulations.
Bilingual (Spanish) a plus