Food Safety Coordinator

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Job Description: 

Algrano Peanut Shelling LLC., is currently seeking a Food Safety Coordinator for a position located in Portales, New Mexico.

The Food Safety Coordinator will be responsible for developing, administering, managing, updating and maintaining applicable Safe Quality Food (SQF) policies and procedures. The Food Safety Coordinator will coordinate and support quality and food safety programs including performing weekly visits and inspections.

Responsibilities & Duties: 
  • Evaluate food safety concerns in facility and implement programs to eliminate hazards.
  • Oversee and ensure compliance to HACCP plans.
  • Manages, develops, maintains, and ensures all SQF policies, procedures, training manuals, logs, documentation, COAs, product specification sheets, and records up to date in meeting SQF Level 3 Certification requirements.
  • Evaluate and assist in developing processes, specifications, and critical control points in manufacturing, for ongoing quality assurance of all finished goods.
  • Manage document control for all GMPs, prerequisite programs, and food safety and quality SOPs.
  • Validate SQF procedures.
  • Performs GMP audits and internal audits and ensures compliance.
  • Performs daily monitoring activities on SQF and HACCP programs including: verification, validation, audit, recordkeeping, etc. to ensure facility's continuous compliance with SQF 2000 code requirements.
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills.
  • Ability to write SOPs and work instructions.
  • Effectively work with production team and other members of quality team to develop and maintain a robust and effective food safety and quality system.
  • Ability to document findings in recorded form by means of data input on a computer and/or writing long hand in a notebook or preprinted form.
  • Ability to work both individually and as a member of a team.
  • Other tasks as assigned by Food Safety and Quality Assurance Manager.
Ideal Candidate: 
  • High School Diploma.
  • 1-2 years of previous Food Safety Experience preferred with SQF certification.
  • Must be able to operate computer software basics and Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to follow instructions with minimum supervision.

Salary is dependent on candidate experience and aptitude.


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.

This policy applies with regard to all aspects of one’s employment, including hiring, transfer, promotion, compensation, eligibility for benefits and termination.