Tyson Foods Supervisor FSQA in Waterloo, Iowa
SUMMARY: 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. This position's primary job responsibility, in addition to the above 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.
REQUIREMENTS: Education: Bachelor's degree preferred. High school diploma or equivalent required. Experience: 2+ years Food Safety Quality Assurance related experience and/or training; equivalent combination of experience and education. Computer Skills: Intermediate computer skills (i.e. generating letters, spreadsheets, or creating queries). Communication Skills: Good written and verbal communication skills are desired. Supervisory Skills: This position is responsible for supervising a group of personnel who perform somewhat identical and related tasks or activities.
Facility Name (Location):
Waterloo Pork Plant
Food Safety & Quality Assurance
Full Time / Part Time:
Resume letter required .
Internal Applicants: Disciplines within the most recent 12 months from application date will be reviewed. Team member will not be considered if they have any one of the following disciplines on record: Failure to get along with co-workers at any stage; Safety violation at written warning suspension stage; Work (job) performance at written warning suspension stage.
An applicant will NOT be considered for this position if there are currently (from application date) MORE THAN 5.5 points of absenteeism on their record
Preference given to internal qualified candidates currently employed at this facility followed by candidates from other Tyson facilities and then external applicants.
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.