Food Safety Coordinator

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Job Description: 

Mastronardi Produce pioneered the commercial greenhouse industry in North America, and we’re now the leading greenhouse vegetable company on the continent. Our award-winning, flavorful produce is packed under the SUNSET® brand and is available at leading grocery retailers across North America. Family owned for over 65 years, we pride ourselves on having the most flavorful products and the best people in the industry. We are constantly pushing boundaries to be a leader in fresh produce innovation. We seek individuals that demonstrate our PRIDE values (Passion, Respect, Innovation, Drive, Excellence) to help us fulfill our mission to inspire healthy living through WOW flavor experiences.  
Our Laredo, TX Distribution Center, a 193,000 sq. ft. refrigerated facility operating 24/7 is currently seeking a Food Safety Coordinator to join our team. In this newly created role you will serve as the Safe Quality Foods (SQF) Practitioner, responsible for the coordination and maintenance of the Food Safety & Food Quality System (FSS) activities for our greenhouse grown produce ( tomatoes, cucumbers, peppers).

We’re looking for a Food Safety Pro with a minimum of 2 years of experience in a food safety inspection/quality assurance in a food manufacturing environment. We would prefer someone with a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Food Science or a related field. They must have a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record, and have and maintain a valid Passport, and be able to successfully complete a background and drug screening.  Being bi-lingual (English/Spanish) is a plus.

We offer an excellent compensation package including weekly pay, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401K, paid time offer and holiday pay, employee engagement and recognition programs as well as opportunities for growth and advancement.

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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