QA SUPERVISOR

Operations Management Support (Live, Plant, Feed mill) Moberly, Missouri


Description

Position at Swift Prepared Foods

Job Title: Quality Assurance Supervisor

Location: Moberly, MO

 

 

Our Company, Your Opportunity:    

        

Nearly 150 years ago, Gustavus Swift founded Swift & Company. He was a true pioneer whose passion and innovative spirit transformed the meat industry. This commitment to transformation mirrors that of Swift Prepared Foods today. Swift Prepared Foods (formerly Plumrose USA) is the prepared foods arm of JBS USA, one of the world’s largest meat companies. This is a unique opportunity to be in a start-up environment, with the backing of a Global CPG Powerhouse. This is a role for someone who is looking for an entrepreneurial challenge in a company with aspirations to be leaders within the CPG world. The position will have both strategic and tactical elements and the person may wear different hats. This is an opportunity for people who want to think Big, dream Big and work to make Big ideas a reality.

 

Our Mission:

 

To be THE BEST in all we do. We are completely focused on our business, ensuring the BEST products and services to our customers, a relationship of trust with our suppliers and profitability for our shareholders. All this, we do to provide an opportunity for a better future for all of our TEAM MEMBERS.

 

Our Values:

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Coordinate and supervise pre-operation examination, when applicable.  Examine and verify cleanliness and sanitation of equipment and facility
  • Complete paperwork daily, including payroll, mail, inspections, etc.
  • Resolve problems and issues with products and employees as they arise
  • Communicate frequently with USDA inspectors regarding product, employees, safety, etc.
  • Ensure compliance to HACCP plan for all products
  • Establish and maintain shelf-life requirements, finished product specifications, leaker testing, formulation weights, temperatures, and other necessary standards
  • Coordinate and participate in product displays for tours and other events
  • Direct, motivate, monitor and evaluate quality assurance technicians.  Conduct interviews and hire new technicians
  • Conduct sampling of finished product and raw materials for bacteria
  • Monitor and ensure proper procedures, safety, and cleanliness of production employees
  • Ensure completion of all QA duties
  • Test new equipment for quality aspects

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. May perform other duties as assigned.

 

 

Skills and Qualifications:

 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.

 

  • Minimum 3-5 years in a food manufacturing plant or similar
  • College diploma or University degree; or an equivalent combination of related experience and education
  • Previous supervisory/leadership experience required
  • Extensive knowledge and technical skills in a variety of QA and production jobs, and in supervisory positions
  • Ability to make quick, informed decisions
  • Strong interpersonal skills and able to handle conflict
  • Excellent communication skills with high level of professionalism and discretion
  • Manage multiple priorities and dynamic deadlines
  • Flexible and positive in a fast-paced environment with efficient time management
  • Must be able to work overtime and weekends

 

Physical Demands:

 

The physical demands described here are representative of those an employee should possess to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  • Frequently required to sit; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear
  • Specific vision abilities required include close vision and ability to adjust focus

 

 

Work Environment:

 

  • Plant working environment
  • Food manufacturing operations environment
  • Exposed to all hazards present, including slippery floors, machinery, noise, extreme temperature variations, etc.

 

 

If interested, please apply at jbssa.com/careers

We offer a full range of benefits including health care, life insurance, and a 401 (K) plan.

Swift Prepared Foods is an equal opportunity employer.

EOE/Vet/Disabled