Land O'Lakes, Inc.
['Quality Assurance Supervisor','P-6096','!*!
The Land O’Lakes Supply Chain & Operations division provides strategic leadership across the company’s many business units. The team plays a significant role in fueling revenue growth and profitability through operational excellence, quality, process improvement and innovation. By partnering closely with Finance, Marketing and Human Resources, the team delivers value to Land O’Lakes business units, members and customers.
This position gives you the opportunity to be the head of all of our quality programs, ensuring safe animal feed is produced in a manufacturing environment. You will report directly to the Plant Manager.
Our QA practices are housed in our FQMS (Feed Quality Management System). Following these practices, you will be able to implement new policies as regulations change as well as maintain existing practices.
You will also interact with the production staff, providing coaching and training on quality standards, HACCP, and other regulatory initiatives. You will also lead continuous improvement projects and also provide root cause analysis and corrective actions to resolve issues.
Bachelors degree in Feed Science or related field. 2 years of progressive experience in quality assurance in feed, food or related fields of operation.
Knowledge of regulatory requirements to include HACCP, GMP's. Possess integrity in products, processes, and relationships.
Strong communication/interpersonal/training/coaching skills
Effective written and oral communication skills.
Analytical problem solving/root cause analysis .
Ability to be insightful and act strategically and also tactically.
Ability to handle customer complaints.
2 years working a QA role within a full line lifestyle feed plant. Previous supervisory / regulatory experience. Advanced degree in feed science or other related field.
Knowledge of FDA and other applicable regulatory agencies SOP's.
EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled. Land O’Lakes, Inc. enforces a policy of maintaining a drug-free workforce, including pre-employment substance abuse testing.
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Land O'Lakes, Inc.
Website : http://www.landolakesinc.com/
Land O’Lakes, Inc. is one of America’s premiere member-owned cooperatives. We offer local cooperatives and agricultural producers across the nation an extensive line of agricultural supplies, as well as state-of-the-art production and business services. We also are a leading marketer of dairy-based food products for consumers, foodservice professionals and food manufacturers.