Pet Factory, Inc. seeks Quality Assurance Manager in Mundelein, IL. Direct and oversee the building and maintenance of quality & food safety programs at a Bovine process manufacturer; Oversee & implement Safe Quality Food (“SQF”), regulatory QA & control activities; Manage analysis of product quality & safety metrics, audit data, customer feedback, impact of regulatory changes to improve current SQF programs; Develop all business quality performance measurements & maintain efficient measurements for all quality performance & participate in all operation system meetings and develop and deploy efficient global quality management system; Oversee inspection & audit non-compliance reports responses, corrective actions & preventative action responses; Implement all QA schedule & revise all project deliverables for all available resources & design & efficient QA platform; Manage all communication and prepare all internal processes for all programs and assist in implementation for same; Administer and enforce HACCP, Hazard Analysis Risk based Preventative Controls, Good Manufacturing Practices, & food safety and sanitation programs; Manage packaging design activities; Oversee qualification process for new suppliers & review their annual performance; Make recommendations to influence manufacturing strategies or transitions of existing products; Ensure communication of company’s product hold-policies & procedures to plant staff & ensure compliance with policy and procedures; Coordinate investigation and resolution activities for regulatory concerns; Ensure resolution of plant product complaints and take action to minimize such complaints; Responsible for the training of food safety, Good Manufacturing Programs, and Sanitation programs of all staff.

Min. Requir.: Master’s degree in Food Process Engineering, Food Science, or related field, or a foreign equivalent degree; 1 year of experience in Food Sciences. Exp. must include Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point management system and Good Manufacturing Practices. Must pass background check.

Please send resume to: Marco Corsi, Pet Factory, Inc., 845 E. High St., Mundelein, IL 60060