Director Food Safety/TQM

Location: Dearborn Heights, MI
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $12,000.00 - $150,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 7/10/2018
Job ID: 02609222
Job Description
POSITION:                   Director Food Safety/TQM  
REPORTS TO:             VP of Food Safety & Quality
LOCATION:                  Dearborn Heights, MI  

  • 10+ years of experience; preferably in the food industry with a balance of applicable life experience with implementing and maintaining TQM for a successful business within Food Manufacturing industries
  • Master’s degree preferred -Bachelor’s Degree in Food Science or related field;
  • Certified TQM Professional -required
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; ability to communicate with all levels of the business and externally with customers and regulatory agencies if necessary
  • Oversee audits 
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Assess the TQM program in its current state
  • Recommend improvements for entire program that will strengthen the program, determine the appropriate changes to the program’s infrastructure and resources required to achieve objectives, and to drive change where needed
  • Make strategic recommendations for quality data capture & KPI reporting, including vendor supplied models in the marketplace
  • Present recommendations for change to senior leadership
  • Implement changes
  • Provide guide and plan for maintaining changes
  • Champion continuous improvement activities tied to TQM