Food Safety Manager (Supply Chain/Logistics)
Posted on: September 22, 2022
The Food Safety Manager will assist the Director of Food Safety in
the implementation of the Penske Food Safety Program in new food
locations (DCM) and business operations (DCC) as well as monitor
the sustainment of the program in established operations and
facilities. This individual will work in locations with the
operations management team to train and coach staff on all food
safety matters and policies to ensure complains with all government
food regulations, company and customer policies and standards. The
individual will assist in providing a food safety subject matter
expert to be present in customer required 3rd party food safety
Implement food safety policies, procedures, controls, strategies,
and goals for the company, captured in the Food Safety Platform.
100% compliance with Company / Customer policies and procedures,
Federal, State, and Local Agencies requirements
Provide management teams and locations with effective training
regarding food safety to include regulatory interpretations and
updates. Continuous output of creative, innovative, and successful
training that effectively supports Operations. This includes the
PCQI (Preventive Controls Qualified Individual) training
Monitor compliance of monthly food safety metrics and compliance
data to ensure locations are maintaining food safety programs.
Provide feedback and assist with root cause analysis on any
negative data trends
Be a valuable member of the DCM Start Up team at food locations.
This includes travel commitment to site, developing the food safety
plan and assisting in other facets of start up implementations
Perform food safety assessments; this would include the different
levels of assessments GFSI, IFS, SQF, and AIB. Anticipate,
identify, and assist locations with compliance. Proactive
identification of defects and best practices.
Assist in annual review and continuous improvement of Penske Food
Safety program of policies and procedures
Assist new and existing operations with any deficiencies found at
their locations to assure they are properly abated. This includes
follow up with locations and leaders to monitor sustainment.
Bachelor's degree required (Food Science, Food Safety, or related
HACCP, Food Defense and Certified as a Preventive Controls
Qualified Individual (PCQI) Certifications required
5-10 years food safety or food quality experience developing and
supporting a food safety program. Experience with implementation of
GFSI audit schemes and being facilitator to GFSI audits.
Knowledge of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA)
Expert knowledge of basic food safety techniques
Expert knowledge of government food regulations (FDA, USDA)
Effective communication skills
Effective team building skills
Analytical and problem solving skills
Associate is expected to excel in decision-making, problem solving,
and analytical skills.
Demonstrated business acumen.
Facilitating & presenting reviews/audits to various C level
Flexibility regarding travel - includes some weekends (50%
-The physical and mental demands described here are representative
of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform
the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may
be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
-The associate will be required to read, communicate verbally
and/or in written form, remember and analyze certain information,
and remember and understand certain instructions or guidelines.
-While performing the duties of this job, the associate may be
required to stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently
required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with
hands and arms. The associate must be able to occasionally lift
and/or move up to 25lbs/12kg.
-Specific vision abilities required by this job include close
vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and
the ability to adjust focus.
Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including individuals with
disabilities and protected veterans.
About Penske Logistics:
Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck
Leasing. With operations in North America, South America, Europe
and Asia, Penske Logistics provides supply chain management and
logistics services to leading companies around the world. Penske
Logistics delivers value through its design, planning and execution
in transportation, warehousing, and freight management. Visit
www.PenskeLogistics.com to learn more.
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