Tyson Foods Export FSQA Supervisor in Storm Lake, Iowa


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Job Description:

SUMMARY: The FSQA Supervisor, Export Processes, primary job responsibility, in addition to the standard FSQA job responsibilities, is to monitor the entire production process to receive , harvest, chill, cut and package pork products intended for export. This position will coordinate product quality initiatives, including specialty \"storied pork\" programs, with Procurement, Operations, FSQA and Sales. This position is responsible for hiring, training, monitoring, and administering the job duties for FSQA hourly personnel. This includes monitoring and maintaining Food Safety and Quality Assurance (FSQA) programs to verify that product specifications are met, communicating with all levels of management and the USDA, and ensuring compliance with applicable regulatory requirements. This position also requires outlining product deficiencies and suggested corrections, tracking corrective actions to the customer, government, and FSQA inspections until discrepancies are resolved, and directing and scheduling laboratory and in-plant quality assurance testing as required on a shift basis. Other duties include assisting in the development of analytical skills used to evaluate problems and provide sound technical advice to resolve situations, working on special projects as assigned by the FSQA Manager (i.e. writing procedures, capability studies, records organization, computer application , and implementation), and performing other responsibilities as the need arises. This position is responsible for food safety, food quality, and legality.

Education: High School Diploma required.

Experience: 1+ year(s) experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of experience & education, Preferred.

Computer Skills: Requires intermediate computer skills. For example, generating simple letters, spreadsheets, or creating simple queries. Requires basic knowledge of the Tyson Inventory System (WMS, SIM), Bill of Materials (BOM) and other Tyson Software Systems.

Communication Skills: Excellent verbal & written communication skills.

Travel: 1-2 trips per year

Supervisory Responsibilities: This position is responsible for supervising a group of hourly QA personnel in a large facility with a complex product mix, whichmay include interaction with National Accounts and/or specialized knowledge in dealing with high-risk product(s).

Resume Letter with full work history is required.

Facility Name (Location):

Storm Lake Plant

Pay Type:



Export FSQA Supervisor


Storm Lake





Job Function:

Food Safety & Quality Assurance

Full Time / Part Time:

Full Time

Position-Specific Requirements:

Other Requirements : Hourly Internal Applicants.

Excellent attendance = 5 points or less at time of application.

Good Disciplinary record = no written warnings + suspension within the last 12 months.

Excellent safety record = no safety violations (at written warning or above) within the last 12 months.

Relocation Covered:


Company Culture, Inclusion and Diversity Statement:

Tyson Foods proudly embraces diversity and is committed to maintaining an inclusive work environment. Our Culture is rooted in our Core Values and brought to life each day through our 5C Team behaviors (Caring, Candor, Creativity, Collaboration and Commitment). Team Members are the heart of our company and its success and culture is the connecting thread which drives our Talent Strategy to Attract, Grow, Reward and Retain the best talent.

Tyson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.