Quality Assurance Manager
Milwaukee, WI  / Kenosha, WI  / Oak Creek, WI 
Posted 25 days ago
Job Description
The Quality Assurance Manager is responsible for ensuring that meat products meet standards set by both Klement’s and USDA.  The Manager will be responsible for supervising quality assurance workers (entry level to senior level technicians), intern and temporary employees in the QA department and oversee any label process and people working on Klement’s labels.  Supervise daily workloads, training staff, and handle performance reviews and goal setting. Oversee all quality assurance functions for department/shift.

  • Ability to provide leadership, direction and execution of all quality and safety functions to support the Company’s statement of quality.
  • Working knowledge of HACCP and SSOP, USDA regulations and GMP requirements.
  • Ability to write policies and procedures.
  • Ability to train quality assurance technicians (entry to senior level) and label specialists.
  • Manage audits by third party inspectors
  • Ability to manage SQF customer complaint process to achieve corrective action with operations personnel.
  • Must provide timely, accurate and relevant quality data and analysis to the QA Director.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Must have good computer skills – minimum working with spreadsheets and Word Documents.
Education Bachelor’s Degree in Quality Management, Engineering, Food Science or equivalent.
Experience and Training HACCP Certified or working toward HACCP Certified
Technology/Equipment Strong skills in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word. Working knowledge of ERP Systems.
Characteristics Minimum working knowledge with spreadsheets and Word Documents.

Experience and Training Leadership experience in a USDA regulated meat processing environment.  Bi-lingual (English and Spanish).
Licenses/Certificates HACCP Certified, SQF Practitioner, Lean/Six Sigma
Characteristics Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.


Job Summary
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Salary and Benefits
$70,000-80,000 p/yr
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5 to 10 years
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