QA Manager Opening at LSG Sky Chefs (Food/Process Control)

LSG Sky Chefs in Phoenix just opened a position for a QA Manager to deal with the following:

  • Implement, audit, assess and train quality systems
  • Provide technical expertise relative to Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP), food safety, sensory and quality evaluations
  • Track performance and monitor CSC progress objectively weekly based on internal key indicators required by organization, regulatory agencies and customers
  • Conduct monthly HACCP audits and assess HACCP program compliance by reviewing and analyzing weekly HACCP logs and management checklists to determine consistent fulfilment of required HACCP standard operating
  • Support CSC leadership with inspection readiness, coach CSC before, during and after all external quality, food safety and sanitation inspections
  • Supervise delivery and quality assurance of pest control, contract services and supplies
  • Conduct local vendor audits
  • Research and respond to all alleged food-borne incidents
  • Monitor routine microbiological testing program
  • Implement tools to promote internalization and standardization of quality, food safety and sanitation process
  • Ensure compliance with customer specifications and quality standards (e.g. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), HACCP etc) and follow up with corrective actions if necessary
  • Ensure kitchen exceeds customer and LHI standards
  • Maintain and utilize quality system processes and procedures to impact customer quality
  • Perform and document periodical and random checks on products and services to ensure quality standards are met
  • Analyze and reply to quality issues reported by customers
  • Investigate all food safety incidences, food poisoning etc. and initiate appropriate action and reporting
  • Monitor and prepare reports for the quality management system
  • Collect and monitor all quality documents (e.g. Chef Table, portion control, equipment handling, ramp-on time and safety performance)
  • Keep manuals and documentation updated and implement new procedures and rules
  • Ensure that the area of responsibility is properly organized, staffed and directed
  • Guide, motivate and develop the subordinate employees within the Human Resources Policy
  • Participates in coaching the expanded Global Performance System (GPS) process, as well as additional career development activities to enhance the effectiveness and potential of the team
  • Make the company's values and management principles live in the department(s)
  • Plan / Implement and control the cost budget in the area of responsibility; initiate and steer corrective actions in case of deviations
  • Participate and support company sponsored initiatives such as Global Quality Standards (GQS), HACCP, Lean Manufacturing, Employee Safety

The qualifications for this one:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • 3-5 years’ experience in related field required
  • Effective communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Drive results
  • Attention to detail
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office and Windows-based computer application

This is pretty highly specialized, but if it suits your background, you can apply for this one here.