Leprino Foods Quality Execution Supervisor in Allendale, Michigan

Leprino Foods, the dairy industry’s best-kept secret has been a family-owned and Denver-based company since 1950. We hold a couple of awesome titles including being the nation’s largest cheese company and also the world’s largest producer of mozzarella; the most popular cheese used on pizzas throughout the United States. From three individuals in a small cheese shop in the early 1950s, we have grown to over 4,300 employees throughout our 13 global locations earning more than $3 billion in annual revenue.

We Ask Of You To:

  • Champion the Plant’s Quality programs, processes, and systems to ensure that the plant performance meets and/or exceeds company-wide expectations.

  • Play an integral role in maintaining superior quality systems throughout the entire plant in collaboration with the production management while assuring plant preparedness for customer and regulatory inspections.

  • Coordinate product testing procedures and ensure accurate, timely and compliant testing standards.

  • Provide direction to QE Forepersons and Technicians. Lead, teach and motivate all plant employees in pursuit of quality excellence and plant safety.

  • Drive problem solving initiatives; utilize root cause analysis and preventative actions with respect to quality related issues.

  • Support and enforce GMP’s, food safety procedures and company policies.

We Offer You in Return:

  • Competitive salaries with equally competitive performance bonuses and relocation packages!

  • 401(k) along with a lucrative annual Profit Sharing plan – we hire to retire!

  • Tuition reimbursement, award recognitions, merit increases, and outstanding health/dental/vision benefits.

You Have (Minimum Qualifications):

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Food Science, Food Technology, Dairy Science, Microbiology or related fields.

  • A minimum of 1 year of experience in food manufacturing/production setting.

  • 2 years of progressive leadership and management experience in Quality or Production in the Food Industry, or other related fields requiring regulatory compliance. Dairy Industry is highly preferred.

  • Knowledge of quality assurance standards, food laboratory testing methods, and statistical process control techniques

  • Familiarity/Ability to learn SAP, or similar integrated manufacturing system

  • Willingness to support a continuous 24/7 manufacturing operation

We Hope You Also Have (Preferred Qualifications):

  • A strong knowledge of HACCP, SQF, quality assurance standards, food laboratory testing methods and operations, and statistical process control techniques.

  • A sense of urgency and drive for continuous improvement, problem solving and root cause analysis. Ability to produce in a results-oriented, fast paced environment.

Requisition ID: 2018-2989

External Company Name: Leprino Foods Company

External Company URL: http://www.leprinofoods.com

Street: 4700 Rich Street