Career Opportunity – Quality Assurance Manager

Taffy Town, Inc. is celebrating 100 years of creating the finest in gourmet candy, and today is famous for its unique recipe which uses egg whites to create a whipped nougat style taffy.
Taffy Town, Inc. is currently hiring a Quality Assurance Manager (see basic description of duties below). The ideal candidate would have experience developing and implementing food safety programs, documentation, procedures, etc. in the food industry. Applicants must have strong knowledge and experience with supporting company and customer QA programs, GMPs, SSOPs, HACCP/HARPC, SQF, and other regulatory programs and audits (internal and third party). This position is also responsible for conducting environmental swabbing, maintaining Kosher certification, assisting in research development activities, and conducting and promoting sanitation training and food safety/quality assurance related education to employees.

DESCRIPTION
QA Manager over a facility of approximately 50 employees
– Help develop and manage GFSI program (SQF certification)
– Implement and maintain FSMA compliant food safety program
– Perform and document GMP audits
– Manage R&D on all current and new product lines
Education/Certification
Bachelor’s degree required – Food science emphasis preferred, but not required. HACCP certification and SQF certification preferred. Spanish language skills are a plus.
Benefits
Starting Salary ($45,000 – $55,000 based on experience)

Benefits include:
– 3 weeks PTO
– Health care (100% paid premium)
– Profit Sharing retirement plan
– Annual bonuses based on company performance.

Send resumes or questions to Jason@taffytown.com