Food Safety Technician

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Job Description: 
Western Precooling is the leading full-service provider of precooling equipment, facilities and services. We are recruiting for a Food Safety Technician support to our food safety initiatives in our Oxnard operations. 
 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES may perform any or all functions detailed below, based on business needs:
  • Conducts Environmental & water sampling of facilities/ forklifts/ scrubbers for 9 facilities once a month. In charge of any re-testing needed. 
  • Conducts quarterly internal audits for 7 WPS facilities and records data in the WBBM, our training database.
  • Communicates frequently with the Sanitation Crew in implementing food safety policies, walking facilities daily. Filling in when a crew member is on vacation with their duties. 
  • Inventories for sanitation chemicals, environmental supplies, COVID supplies, and weekly titration of sanitation chemicals at Oxnard facilities.
  • Makes security ID badges for all employees at 7 facilities.
  • Calibrates probes / pH meters / thermometers and verifies documentation.
  • Verifies Operator Logs and sanitation logs weekly.
  • Reviews paperwork at facilities for FSMA / GFSI processes and procedures. 
  • Inspects fire extinguishers monthly and eye wash stations weekly, replaces tags as needed.
  • Verifies ATP testing of tubes once a week. Calibration of ATP monthly.
  • Performs Corrective Actions / Documents tasks as needed or directed. 
  • Verifies Organic program within each facility
  • Reviews forklift logs to verify completion
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: 
  • Excellent communication, computer knowledge of word and excel, read and write English and Spanish. Ability to translate SOP’s, SSOP’s, policy and procedures.
  • The ability to work independently and efficiently
  • Ability to train on current Safety SOP’s and procedures.
  • PCQI and HACCP Certified
  • Ability to train on current Food Safety SOP’s.
  • Excellent people skills and ability to work as a team when needed
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to multitask when needed
HOW TO APPLY
Interested candidates should submit resumes to Diane Knoll, Human Resources Director at dianek@westernprecooling.com or fax: 510-347-6350. To learn more about Western Precooling, please visit our website at www.westernprecooling.com  EOE

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