ADM Division Food Safety Manager- Decatur, IL or Erlanger, KY in Decatur, Illinois
Division Food Safety Manager- Decatur, IL or Erlanger, KY
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we’re one of the world’s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 31,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 500 crop procurement locations, 270 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 44 innovation centers and the world’s premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at www.adm.com .
Division Food Safety Manager– Erlanger, KY
This is an exempt level position.
The Division Food Safety Manager will provide strategic leadership, direction and guidance regarding food safety. This role supports the WILD and SI businesses in North America with a strong emphasis on food safety and promotes this throughout the organization. The Division Food Safety Manager will develop cross-functional partnerships at the plant and business levels to create actionable conclusions and recommendations. This position reports to the Vice President, Quality Management and Food Safety, WFSI.
Essential Job Functions:
Develop and build strong food safety programs at each WILD Flavors and SI location within North America
Ensure alignment with food safety and regulatory priorities and policies
Serve as an expert resource in developing and maintaining appropriate food safety programs
Provide oversight to the development and implementation of food safety and sanitation processes at each location
Work closely with plant leadership on any food safety issues
Provide subject matter expertise to the plants through coaching, collaboration, planning and sharing of best practices
Ensure each facility has the appropriate resources, talent, training and tools to achieve food safety related business objectives
Provide oversight of the food safety program in order to ensure compliance to customer specifications, product safety and adherence to regulatory requirements
Develop and maintain food safety policies for the division and ensure each facility has appropriate SOPs, policies and procedures as they relate to food safety
Ensure targets are developed to monitor and improve product and process food safety
Ensure GFSI certification at each location
Oversee proper maintenance and sanitation of all facilities to comply with food safety requirements
Ensure compliance to all regulatory requirements and industry certifications, including FSMA, FSSC certifications, FDA, USDA, etc.
Conduct facility food safety audits as well as participate in third party audits
Oversee food safety related metrics and support continuous improvement activities to improve performance year over year
Job Description (Continued):
Bachelor’s degree in Food Science, Microbiology or related field
7+ years of industry experience in food manufacturing
7+ years’ food safety experience, micro and sanitation experience is strongly preferred
Extensive experience in a food/beverage manufacturing and laboratory environment, HACCP, and food safety practices
Excellent written and verbal communication skills a must; ability to communicate and interact with all levels of the organization, including senior management, customers, and regulatory officials, as needed
This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life, dental, and vision insurance.
ADM requires the successful completion of a pre-employment background check and drug screen.
IL - Illinois
ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability and veterans status.