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Sr. Food Quality Assurance Specialist (HACCP, SQF, FSMA) in Laurel, MD at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 2/11/2019

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Job #:  939741

Sr. Food Quality Assurance Specialist (HACCP, SQF, FSMA)


  • Food Safety , Food Science, QA expert to oversee Inspections and monitoring of the quality of received and in-process food product (including temperatures, consistencies, counts, weights, compliance with food quality control and sanitation standards and procedures).
  • Develops and monitors the HACCP program (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points); maintains relevant standardized records and reports
  • Conducts sanitation inspections of all food production/handling area and equipment to ensure HACCP guidelines are met
  • Proactively initiates problem-solving with food handling, production, storage, and delivery team members in response to quality-related issues; reports problems to upper management
  • Provides assistance to customers regarding concerns with quality issues
  • Documents and maintains detailed records on quality issues and actions taken
  • Works with manager to address any issues revealed by internal and external audits
  • Ensure compliance with all customer specifications, U.S.D.A. and F.D.A. requirements for each product processed.
  • Performs daily sanitation, pest control and good manufacturing practices inspections.
  • Maintains accurate quality records, employee manning records and other data as requested.
  • Directs compliance with plant quality and sanitation regulations. This may include stopping, slowing or delaying production line to insure proper product quality or sanitation.
  • Performs other tasks as may be requested.
  • Participate in R&D, new product testing and development as requested.
  • Responsible of Product Quality Control: Develop method for testing the quality of each production batch and implement testing daily.


  • Bachelor's (BS) Degree in Food Science or Food Technology
  • Minimum of 5 Years' experience in a production environment, QA, Food Safety, Quality Assurance , HACCP, SQF, and FSMA preferrable.
  • Track record of quality/ inspection monitoring and reporting
  • Must have experience with SQF
  • Experience with HACCP highly preferred
  • Extremely keen attention to detail
  • Highly organized with a passion for excellence
  • Proficient in all Microsoft Software

FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION send resumes to and reference '989741 - HACCP, SQF'. Call 732-636-1497 to discuss.












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