Quality Assurance Manager


About this role

About this role

Reporting to the Plant Manager, the Quality Assurance Manager is responsible for the implementation of and compliance to, governmental and customer quality assurance, regulatory and food safety programs at plant.

  • Effectively manage a team of three QA Technicians and a HACCP Coordinator.
  • Ensure that the company’s HACCP system requirements are being met on a continuous basis through guidance, direction, follow up and leadership to the quality assurance team.
  • Develop, implement, maintain, and reassess quality assurance programs required to operate a federally licensed establishment.
  • Work with the plant management, product management, and product development teams on new product launches to ensure new products meet specifications.
  • Routine employee training on quality, regulatory and food safety principles and policies.
  • Ensure raw materials, manufacturing processes, plant environment and finished products meet established formulations and specifications.
  • Direct communication to local CFIA staff on any major issues or concerns, ensure all new regulatory requirements are implemented and work with the appropriate operations staff to implement the necessary changes or corrective actions.
  • Implementation and maintenance of regular sanitation and quality assurance audits.
  • Lead contact for food safety committee, outside pest control, laundry services, sanitation contractors, and sanitation chemical supplier(s).
  • Accountable for preparation and participation in all third party audits
  • Maintain professional interaction with all third party auditors. Assist in follow up corrective actions and preventative measures from audit findings. Recommend and implement approved improvements to production processes, etc., that increase food safety



  • Diploma/ Degree in food science, or a related discipline.
  • Minimum of three to five years’ experience in a quality assurance supervisory or management capacity.
  • Strong understanding and experience with HACCP principles and government regulations in regard to meat processing for Canadian requirements.
  • Knowledge and experience with manufacturing practices related to protein products.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint).



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Application process


We carefully review your application and in the coming weeks, you will be notified for an interview session if you are selected. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 7 days.


After being shortlisted, you will be contacted via email or telephone to arrange for a date on your availability for the qualification interview.


During the interview, you will be assessed on your level of experience and skills, work history, availability, and the qualifications the company is seeking for the position.


After successfully making through the phone interview, a face to face interview will be scheduled between the candidate and recruiter. This session can be a more in-depth interview to review your communication and interpersonal skills.


Submission of candidates resume for client’s approval and screening.

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  • Motivation Letter (optional)
  • Resume
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Samer Soussou
Brunel Canada - Toronto

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