Company: AIB International, Inc.
Date Posted: September 5, 2019
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Employment Type: Full time, Part time, Flex Schedule
Food Safety Auditor, Entry Level (Remote)
About the Position
Category: Full time and Flexible/ Part-Time Positions Available
Location: This is a Nationwide search; prefer candidates to live near a large airport. Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, Sacramento locations
Description of Job Function:
Conduct food safety audits and inspections of food manufacturing and food distribution centers according to AIB International quality standards, FDA, GMP’s, and where applicable, standards put forth by other Standard owners. Quality standards include technical skill, internal and external communication, professional demeanor, and established procedures. These activities will take place in a client’s facility (commercial food manufacturing site or food distribution center) therefore, the food safety auditor must be able to be away from home and travel extensively. To be successful in this job function the candidate needs to be flexible, dynamic, have problem solving skills, and be very organized.
Participate in internal and external training to obtain skills required to perform the work.
Work in partnership with Client Services and your Regional Manager to establish an itinerary that maximizes efficiencies while meeting client needs. Personal commitments that impact availability shall be communicated in advance and require approval by the Regional Manager.
Make travel arrangements; travel independently and look for cost saving methods when arranging travel.
Conduct any required pre-event and post-event work, including but not limited to reviewing audit-specific procedures, sending Audit Plans to clients, downloading documents, and reviewing Corrective Actions.
Conduct audits and inspections according to AIB International requirements and/ or external Standard owner requirements.
Maintain independence from audit or inspection clients. Report any potential concerns for conflict of interest to your Regional Manager.
It is extremely important that the candidate is able to submit accurate expense vouchers in a timely manner.
Submit complete, accurate, well-written reports for all audits and inspections. Comply with company policy regarding timeline for submission, depending on report type.
Maintain a favorable working relationship with your Regional Manager and all other company employees to foster and promote a cooperative and harmonious working climate that will be conducive to maximum employee morale, productivity and efficiency/effectiveness.
Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.
Comply with company established policies and procedures.
Food processors, food distributors and packaging facilities
Maintain a current REHS certification in the USA. Recent graduates are encouraged to apply.
Must possess excellent verbal communication skills, good writing abilities, correct grammar, sentence structure, and spelling. Be able to organize travel itineraries, make travel arrangements and travel to inspection sites; be able to work independently of direct office supervision and file all reports, requests for information and expense vouchers in a timely manner; and be able to use a computer and associated software.
Must be physically able to safely ascend to heights, be able to bend, crawl and move safely and freely around machinery and building without assistance. Must have eyesight or corrected eyesight to safely work around and inspect equipment, identify insect pests and to prepare inspection notes and reports without assistance.
The food safety auditor must:
Must be willing to travel up to 90% of the time, including weekend travel, as necessary.
Conduct himself/herself in a professional manner, including appearance and demeanor, at all times.
Maintain a valid and current driver's license, current automobile liability insurance and maintain a personal vehicle for business use.
Maintain fiscal responsibility that will enable the auditor to travel, work and be away from home
on company business.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Background check required
How to Apply
Please apply via the AIB International Career Center (jobs.aibinternational.com)