Description In accordance with the established mission, policies and procedures of Cheryl & Co. and/or specific instructions from the Quality Assurance Supervisor, the Quality Assurance Coordinator is responsible for ensuring the Food Production Department is in compliance with all Local, State, Federal laws with regards to a food production environment. This is one of the primary positions that are responsible for food safety and continuous improvement and quality.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Follow & enforce all Safety and Food Safety Guidelines.
Ensure HACCP plans are being followed, CCPs are within tolerance, and take appropriate actions to correct.
Verify process production monitoring activities are being performed properly and tolerances are being met ie. Lot Codes, Weights and Measures, Visual Appearance, Labeling, Packaging etc
Work with warehousing to perform receiving inspection on incoming materials.
Monitor freezer and cooler temperatures daily
Assist QA Manager as needed in procedures, development, compliance, labeling and nutritionals.
Monthly glass & light audits throughout the company.
Work with all areas to improve GMP compliance.
Assist in the completion of all other assignments given by QA Supervisor in a timely manner.
Work with food production team when needed.
Work with associate and management team as needed at other off site facilities.
Check cookie and fresh product standards -- appearance, packaging, freshness, quality.
Monitor refrigerated and frozen items at room temperature as needed. (Shelf life testing)
Monitor tray wash personnel and sanitation of facility.
High School Diploma
Previous Quality Assurance in a manufacturing experience required
Experience with HACCP and SQF preferred
Experience with Word, Excel, and Access
Must be detail oriented and have excellent communication skills
Must be available to work a mimimum of 40 hour work week; Monday-Friday
Must be able to lift up to 30 on a consistent basis and up to 50 pounds occasionally
Additional hours including weekends may be required during peak seasons
About Us Founded in 1981, Cheryl's Cookies has quickly grown a loyal customer following for its quality fresh-baked desserts using only the finest ingredients, including individually wrapped cookies, brownies and cakes. Headquartered in Westerville, Ohio, Cheryl's Cookies is well-known for its cut-out cookies with buttercream frosting and its selection of specially designed, hand-crafted baked goods for everyday and special occasion gifting. Offerings may be found on its website and in its retail stores in Ohio.
Location/Region: Westerville, OH