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Quality Control Specialist

Industry, CA 91744
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Auto req ID: 241935BR Job Description We are PepsiCo Supply Chain. We are the game changers, innovators, collaborators and history makers. We're a diverse group, spread across 200 countries and territories, and united by a shared set of values and goals. You know our name through our amazing portfolio, including Tropicana, Pepsi, Frito-Lay, Quaker and Gatorade. We perform with a purpose. We dream globally and act locally, constantly innovating to sustain our planet, our people, our communities and our business practices. We are a think tank, bringing our ideas into action and are determined to find ways to drive efficiencies, improve processes and achieve the highest level of safety all while meeting the demands of our customers and consumers to deliver the best products. At PepsiCo, we are committed to performing well as individuals and in teams, and to strengthen the company as a whole. Are you hungry to be a part of the worlds largest portfolio of billion-dollar food and beverage brands? Then now is the time to explore the opportunities of PepsiCo: what makes you unique makes us better. Assure that quality and food safety systems development, implementation and verification are in place in order to make quality evaluations, recommend actions for improvement, and assure resolution. This role is responsible to report deviations from established standards and policies to facility leadership and to insure prompt and immediate corrective action, with an emphasis, but not limited to, Microbiology and Sanitation. Manage all aspects of product quality and food safety for the facility. This is inclusive of microbial test results and trends evaluation and analysis, product specs, deviations troubleshooting, weight control, traceability, in-process and finished product, food safety and allergen standards compliance. Conduct QAS self-inspections and participate in annual QAS audit program. Conduct self-inspection audits ensuring AIB and FSSC 22000 Standards requirements are met. Develop, coordinate, and manage plant quality and sanitation programs as assigned Provide facility quality training, including GMP, food safety, Non-GMO and allergen plans, regulatory requirements, and quality measurement systems. Be capable of delivering training in the area of continuous improvement processes. Responsible for effectively leading teams through seven-step problem solving, TPM activities, and quality improvement processes. Lead and/or participate in root-cause investigations of quality and food safety issues, and follow up on corrective actions as assigned Assure all SRC's are initiated and completed for all repetitive, excessive, and quality holds; provide data and trending reports to the teams and plant; and effective partnerships within the plant Be able to lead in-process sensory programs as needed; routinely perform sensory testing on R&D tests as well as the evaluation of any suspect product; managing the sensory program with obtaining target samples for the program and compiling sensory reporting. Leads and/or support consumer complaints investigation, testing and response for sensory attributes complaints or issues All other duties as assigned Qualifications/Requirements Bachelor of Science Degree in Microbiology preferable; a bachelors degree in Food Science, Process Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related field and 5 years minimum juice or beverage quality control experience required Clear understanding and working knowledge of Microbiology testing procedures, Sanitation, Food Safety, HACCP, GMP requirements and Quality Systems Record, analyze and interpret data Technical knowledge of the beverage industry process Ability to motivate and lead teams Ability to train others in Total Quality Management Philosophies Strong leadership and communication skills Highly motivated and selfdirected Political savvy to drive change at all levels of the organization Ability to communicate with all levels of management and plant personnel Working knowledge in principles of SPC, Project Management, Facilitation, Prioritization, Problem Solving skills Ability to work in both union and non-union environments Ability to work a flexible schedule including early mornings, evenings and/or weekends Relocation Eligible: Not Eligible for Relocation Job Type: Regular All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female / Minority / Disability / Protected Veteran / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity Our Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Fair Credit Reporting Act, and all other applicable laws, including but not limited to, San Francisco Police Code Sections 4901 - 4919, commonly referred to as the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance; and Chapter XVII, Article 9 of the Los Angeles Municipal Code, commonly referred to as the Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance. If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the available EEO is the Law & EEO is the Law Supplement documents. View PepsiCo EEO Policy Please view our Pay Transparency Statement","city":"City Of Industry","state":"California
Posted: 2021-07-09 Expires: 2021-08-09

Performance with Purpose

Out performing ourselves is a rush. That's why we perform with purpose. Together, we blaze new trails, succeed, celebrate and then do something even bigger. We never settle for second best. At PepsiCo we're not just committed to performing well as individuals, but as a team, to strengthen the company as a whole.

Around the world, we're working hard to give people the tastes they crave and the nutrition they need. We dream globally and act locally, constantly innovating to sustain our planet, our people, our communities and our business practices. New markets mean new ways of doing business, and new ways of addressing health concerns, cultural differences and environmental challenges. Every day is an adventure, and an opportunity for personal and professional growth.

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