Come work with Tofurky! We are the Nation’s leading manufacturer of plant-based proteins and currently have an opening for a Compliance Coordinator. This position will assist with the maintenance and improvement of our food safety program by carrying out inspections and conducting internal audits with a focus on compliance to FDA and international regulations. This position also serves to answer compliance questions from customers and assists with research projects. In addition, you will serve as support to the QA Department; spending time on the production floor helping with line checks, pre-op inspections and occasional sample prep and lab work. This full-time position will report to our QA Regulatory Compliance Manager. We’d expect you to thrive in a dynamic environment, where hard work and having fun are encouraged.
What you’ll do: Conduct regular facility inspections and assist with internal audits Communicate non-conformances to appropriate departments and provide guidance and assistance in the resolution of these items. Assist with third party audits (FDA, SQF, BRC, Gluten-Free, Organic, Non-GMO, Kosher) and test product traceability Investigate and trend customer complaints Key member of the HACCP Team and assists with managing HACCP Plans Assists with maintenance of the compliance programs including SQF, BRC, Non-GMO, Gluten-Free and Certified Plant-Based Foods Assist with compliance paperwork and resulting actions related to regulatory or customer complaint issues Coordinate and implement corrective actions and process improvements Conduct classroom and on-the-floor trainings with staff Conduct in-house testing as needed and prepare samples for third party testing Perform and document process verification throughout the production process (CCP’s, Sanitation, Packaging) as needed for QA department support. What skills and education you’ll need: Experience working in food safety in a production plant setting. Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience and training, or equivalent combination of education and experience. 2+ years Quality Assurance experience preferred Knowledge and training in Advanced HACCP preferred Preference will be given to candidates with education or work experience in microbiology or chemistry. Spanish/English bi-lingual and bi-literate a plus. What we’ll do: We know you’re valuable and we’ll work hard to keep you challenged. You’ll have an opportunity to work in our brand new LEED certified office building and manufacturing facility on the waterfront in beautiful Hood River, OR. The qualified candidate will receive: Competitive salary, dependent on experience. 100% employer paid comprehensive medical, 80% employer paid dental benefits and basic vision coverage. Auto-enrollment in Tofurky profit sharing program and eligibility for 401K contribution + match. Employer paid Term Life Insurance, Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance. Company paid Personal Time Off and Holiday time. How to apply: Please submit resume (and cover letter) to HR@tofurky.com. Please reference “Compliance Coordinator” in the subject line.
The Tofurky Company provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, The Tofurky Company complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.