Plant Quality Assurance Manager

Los Angeles, California Permanent USD100,000 - USD130,000 per year
  • Growth Opportunity
  • Leadership Opportunity

About Our Client

My client is a fast growing company within the food manufacturing industry. They package and distribute their frozen products to customers globally.

Job Description

The responsibilities of the QA Mananger are

  • Develop, implement, and maintain quality assurance policies and procedures to ensure the production of safe and high-quality dairy products.
  • Lead and manage a team of quality assurance technicians, providing guidance, training, and support to ensure the execution of quality control processes.
  • Conduct regular inspections and audits of production processes, equipment, and facilities to identify areas for improvement and ensure compliance with regulatory standards (e.g., FDA, USDA, HACCP).
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including production, engineering, and procurement, to address quality issues, implement corrective actions, and drive continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Monitor and analyze quality performance metrics, such as product specifications, defect rates, and customer complaints, to identify trends and implement preventive measures.
  • Manage the documentation and record-keeping processes related to quality assurance activities, including SOPs, batch records, and quality reports.
  • Stay informed about industry trends, regulations, and best practices related to dairy product manufacturing and quality assurance, and implement relevant updates as needed.
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for regulatory agencies, customers, and third-party auditors during inspections and audits, ensuring compliance and addressing any issues or concerns.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

A successful plant quality assurance manager candidate must have

  • 5+ years of experience in a QA supervisory or QA management position
  • Experience managing in a food manufacturing environment
  • Commitment to teamwork, a positive attitude, and hardworking
  • Good understanding of all continuous improvement production techniques
  • Trained in OSHA requirements or expectations, HACCP, First Aid/CPR, and Food Hygiene
  • Knowledge of large-scale food business start-up
  • Able to be onsite daily M-F in Los Angeles, California
  • Bilingual in Spanish
  • Not for New York City Applicants.
  • Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Michael Page will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
  • Michael Page will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

What's on Offer

The Bilingual Quality Assurance Manager - Food Manufacturer - LA, California based candidate will be offered

  • Great benefits
  • An opportunity to grow within the fast moving company
  • An opportunity to help grow a food safety team
  • An opportunity to learn within a big Consumer Goods business (CPG)
  • The candidate will be able to learn other skill sets from others around them and have opportunity to see different sides of the business
  • Salary: up to 130k
  • 401k match
  • Health, Dental, and Life insurance
  • Onsite M-F in Los Angeles, California

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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Quality, Technical
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Los Angeles
Contract Type
Consultant name
Brinn Borowsky
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