+1 (868)285-9JOB/ +1 (868) 293-0678 #143 Wrightson Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago WI. Mon - Sat 8.00 - 18.00. Sunday CLOSED

Food Safety Officer

  • Location:
    EAST - ARIMA, SANGRE GRANDE EAST - ARIMA, SANGRE GRANDE EAST - ARIMA, SANGRE GRANDE EAST - ARIMA, SANGRE GRANDE
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Posted:
    1 week ago
  • Category:
    TECHNICAL, TECHNICIAN, ARCHITECT, QA/ QS
  • Deadline:
    January 21, 2022

Overview

The Food Safety Officer performs duties that are critical in the development, implementation, co-ordination, and maintenance of the Company’s Food Safety Management System (FSMS). S/he plays an active role in monitoring the FSMS, to ensure system compliance with best practice/ regulations and overall system effectiveness.


Key Duties Include….

  • Co-ordinate activities to ensure effective ongoing implementation of the Food Safety Management System (FSMS).
  • Perform scheduled audits of the Company’s Food Safety Management System, including GMP and housekeeping audits.
  • Conduct required FSMS, GMP and other related training for company personnel as well as major customers.
  • Liaise with any external parties or stakeholders to facilitate external audits and provide recommendations to achieve compliance with regulations
  • Play an active role in coordinating the Company’s response to external and internal food safety audits
  • Assist in the preparation and distribution of Audit Plans, Schedules and Reports as required

Our ideal candidate has qualifications and experience that include…

  • First Degree in Food Science and Technology, Natural Sciences or other related area
  • At least two (2) years relevant work experience within a food manufacturing environment
  • Masters’ degree in a related field would be asset
  • Certification and /or training in Food Safety/ ISO/ Quality Auditing would be an advantage
  • PCQI Certification would be an asset
  • Any other suitable combination of qualifications and experience