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The company

We are the industry’s prepared Chicken
Experts!  With delicious time-tested
fried chicken breading blends & seasoning spices at the heart of our
offering.  We are a customer-first
organization that takes a consultative approach to partnering with our
customers.

At Wynn’s, we believe in creating a spirited
company culture by providing our employees with meaningful work experiences and
opportunities for coaching and career development in a relaxed, friendly
environment. We consider our people our greatest assets so we invest a lot of
time and effort in comprehensive initial and ongoing training. From mentorship
and peer-to-peer training sessions we will help you reach your career goals.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Serves
    as a contact for all Quality, Food Safety, Co-Manufacturing and Regulatory
    issues
  • Conducts
    activities involving quality assurance and compliance with applicable
    regulatory requirements.
  • Assists
    in development and implementation of company and regulatory quality
    standards in the manufacturing facility.
  • Maintains
    and ensures compliance of a qualified HACCP program
  • Works
    to ensure the effectiveness of the Master Sanitation and Pest Control programs
    for the facility and any associated food grade storage areas
  • Collects
    and Analyzes QA data from manufacturing processes to measure, access,
    control and improve product quality performance
  • Communicates
    compliance results to the Quality Manager and any operating groups
  • Utilizes
    customer and consumer complaint data to identify root cause, then
    communicates and provides support to implement process/product
    improvements
  • Works
    with the Quality Manager to determine the disposition of all raw
    materials, packaging and finished product HOLD orders  
  • Helps
    maintain a Quality and Product Safety System that consistently meets
    regulatory, customer, and third-party audit requirements
  • Function
    as a trained internal auditor
  • Assist
    with training employees on food safety, food quality, company processes,
    and Good Manufacturing Practices
  • Ability to suggest actions to prevent the
    occurrence of nonconformities relating to Food Safety and the Quality of the
    product, processes, quality system, or safety system.
  • Identify and record any problems relating to Food
    Safety and the Quality of the ingredients, processes, quality system, or safety
    system.
  • Helps control further processing or delivery of
    nonconforming product in terms of Food Safety and Quality issues until the
    deficiency or unsatisfactory condition has been corrected.
  • Assist with research and development for
    improvement of existing and new products
  • Inform Management of ANY Food Safety or Quality
    issues or of any processes, which become non-compliant with specified
    requirements
  • Assists or owns other tasks as assigned by
    management.

Qualifications:

 

·       Associates
Degree is required, Bachelor of Science in Food Science or related field is preferred

·       Experience:  3-5 years in food processing and/or
manufacturing and 2+ years’ experience with Quality Control

·       Experience
in Federal and State food safety regulations

·       Experience
with SQF and validating changes to food safety and defense programs

·       Ability to
take initiative to maintain confidentiality, to meet deadlines, and to work in
a team environment

·       Strong oral
and written skills required

·       Periodic
lifting of up to 40lbs, pushing and pulling on occasion, climbing ladders up to
30 feet

·       Proficiency
in Microsoft Office products with an emphasis in Excel and Outlook

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The Company

We are the industry’s prepared Chicken Experts!  With delicious time-tested fried chicken breading blends & seasoning spices at the heart of our offering.  We are a customer-first organization that takes a consultative approach to partnering with our customers.

At Wynn’s, we believe in creating a spirited company culture by providing our employees with meaningful work experiences and opportunities for coaching and career development in a relaxed, friendly environment. We consider our people our greatest assets so we invest a lot of time and effort in comprehensive initial and ongoing training. From mentorship and peer-to-peer training sessions we will help you reach your career goals.

The Team

We are a small and nimble team that are passionate about our products and the industry.  We take being Chicken Experts to heart and are looking for people who are curious, flexible & excited to take ownership of their job function.

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