Job - FOOD SAFETY AND QUALITY ASSURANCE REPRESENTATIVE
FOOD SAFETY AND QUALITY ASSURANCE REPRESENTATIVE
Manufacturing and Distribution, Lusaka, Zambia

Kindly note that the Client has placed this position on hold until further notice. Our Client, a FMCG/Retail Manufacturing and Distribution company seeks a Food Safety & Quality Assurance Representative

Position Published
25 Apr 2019
Position Updated
20 May 2019
Applications Suspended
130 Applications
Talent Search
Completed
Shortlist Completed
17 Shortlisted
Interviews Pending
0 Interviewed
Job Offer Pending
70% Complete
70%
25 Apr
23403
Applications Suspended
Search Completed
Shortlist Completed
Interviews Pending
Job Offer Pending
130 Applications
17 Candidates Shortlisted
0 Candidates Interviewed
70% Complete
Job Specification
Reporting Structure
Reporting To
Quality Assurance Manager
Supervision Of
Food Safety Team
Interacts With
Management, Staff and External Contacts
Job Description
Spearhead ISO22000 FSMS, HACCP, GMPs certification
Spearhead activities of the Food safety team
Spearhead the conducting of HACCP studies for all production lines within the facility
As head of food safety team and HACCP team, ensuring Hygiene, 5S and Food safety principles are adhered to in production
Managing activities of pest control contractor and related documentation
Coordinate the training and development of the factory personnel on issues related to food safety and hygiene
Ensure CCPs, OPRPs and PRPs are adhered to and verified within the production and warehouse environments
Prepare Monthly Food safety reports including, GMP/5S Audit reports, Pest Monitoring Reports, Hygiene and Pathogen Monitoring Reports, Foreign Body Incidents and consumer Complaints reports
Participate in sensory, microbiology and chemical analysis of products and raw materials
Verify the effectiveness of cleaning tools and chemicals in the facility
Update existing food safety procedures and documentation to keep up with changing regulatory and technological requirements
Ensure relevant food safety records as well as procedures within the establishment are updated, issued and maintained
Any other food safety & Quality related duties as assigned by QA Manager
Candidate Specification
Experience
3 years
Education Level
Diploma Level
Qualifications
Diploma in Food science and nutrition, Diploma in Food manufacturing, Diploma in Laboratory science, or any other relevant qualification/experience.
Software
MS Office
Equipment
Job related
Knowledge Of
Food Safety, ISO22000 FSMS, HACCP, GMPs certification
Skills To
Head the Food Safety Team
Ability To
Prepare Monthly Reports
Personality
Responsible, Organised, Planned, Methodical
Organisation
Industry
Manufacturing and Distribution
Culture
Fast paced, dynamic, interactive
Gender Profile
Mixed
Age Profile
Between 25 and 55 years of age
Terms And Conditions
Employment
Permanent
Location
Lusaka, Zambia
Remuneration
Negotiable
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