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FSQA Technician - Mississauga
The Opportunity :
The FSQA Technician is responsible for ensuring day to day FSQA processes and procedures are followed. The incumbent will lead & engage cross functional teams to ensure compliance with Food Safety programs and requirements.
A snap shot of some of the exciting things you will lead and do :
Complete daily document verification to ensure compliance to written programs (including pSOPs).
Complete and document various audits including preoperational inspections and GMP monitoring
Complete product samples and conduct sensory evaluations for compliance to CTQ’s
Verification of product SOP’s and production processes for compliance to standards
Collection of environmental samples from the RTE areas for microbiological testing (e.g. swab samples of conveyors, floors, equipment, overheads etc.)
Assist in the maintained of the EMP program through completing swabbing, and data entry to ensure compliance.
Document raw material incident reports and non compliance reports as needed.
Support QA monitoring through verification of SAP usage decisions and hold and release functions.
Support QA Supervisors with ongoing food safety and quality investigations.
Working knowledge of statistical process control to utilize in trending and tracking of processes.
Recognize, support and commit to the Food Safety promise
Other duties as assigned.
What we have to offer you :
Be part of a company with an inspiring and unique vision, with a deep commitment to sustainability and expanding its leadership in sustainable protein across North America
Professional and career development opportunities, supported by our commitment to talent development (through our partnership with the Ivey School of Business should be included for Manager roles and above only)
Competitive Health and Wellness benefits that start on your first day of employment
Defined Contribution Pension Plan
Commitment to Learning courses, resources and tools provided to all employees
Employee Assistance Program
What you will bring :
The successful candidate will be results-oriented, thrive in a fast paced, demanding environment, and have the ability to develop positive working relationships with all employees. Candidates must have :
College or University degree preferably in Chemistry, Microbiology, Food Science or a related discipline
Strong interpersonal skills
High attention to detail
Willingness to learn and teach others, be self directed and motivated
Strong knowledge and proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite as well as SAP
The successful candidate will be business, results and values oriented, work as part of a functional team and be an exceptional fit with our Maple Leaf Leadership Values
1 to 3 years food related experience in a HACCP recognized plant.
Experience with maintaining environmental monitoring programs
Detail oriented with exemplary organizational skills.
Strong computer skills to download and process data.
Strong presentation and public speaking skills.
Must be able to work with minimum supervision.
We thank all applicants for their interest in exploring employment opportunities with Maple Leaf Foods however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Applicants may be subject to a background check and must meet the security criteria designated for the position.
Maple Leaf Foods is committed to Employment Equity and maintaining a diverse workforce.