Health and Food Safety Assistant

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Job Description: 
Mucci Farms is an industry leader with greenhouses in two countries, equipped with world-class technology and a dedicated team of over 1200, and a passion to grow fresh, flavorful, fruits and vegetables. With a variety of commodities, aggressive expansion and the launch of Mucci International Marketing Inc., the Sales & Marketing arm of the organization we continue to grow. And we invite you to Come Grow With Us as a Health and Food Safety Assistant in our Huron, OH facility.
Responsibilities & Duties: 
  • Implement and maintain company health and food safety objectives
  • Documentation development and implementation as it pertains to health and food safety
  • Conduct internal audits of facilities and employee practices
  • Collect samples and coordinate with external laboratory for testing
  • Conduct new hire orientation
  • Maintain health and food safety logs and records
  • Coordinate and conduct training sessions for all employees regarding occupational safety practices and legislation
  • In conjunction with the JHSC, conduct inspections of greenhouses, packinghouses and bunkhouses to ensure compliance to OSHA
  • Solid understanding of food safety and occupational safety regulations and standards (FDA, OSHA, GFSI)
  • Solid understanding of current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) and Good Agricultural Practices (GAP)
  • Strong organizational and problem solving skills
  • Creative, adaptable and able to accurately handle out of the ordinary issues with a sense of urgency
  • Bachelor’s degree in a science or a related technical field
  • Strong ability to lead a team
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
  • Preferred certifications include: HACCP, PCQI
  • Minimum 1 year of relevant work experience

Our company is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state or federal law.

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