Western Harvesting

Job Info
  1. Job Title: Field Food Safety Manager
  2. Location: King City, CA/Yuma, AZ
  3. Number: 10148
  4. Post Date: 3/8/2018
Job description

Field Food Safety Manager

Location: King City, CA/Yuma, AZ

Report To: Scott Prewitt


  1. Able to develop and oversee food safety regulations, procedures and policies
  2. Implements and enforces security, food safety standards, policies and programs
  3. Ensures that food safety audits are followed through
  4. Manages third party regulatory audits
  5. Documents and addresses all areas of concern for food safety
  6. Manages and verifies all harvest products meet food safety standards
  7. Updates food safety procedures as necessary
  8. Work closely with other departments on food safety issues
  9. Oversee the maintenance and sanitation of all harvest equipment
  10. Ensures that all growers supplies comply with company food safety regulations
  11. Communicates with customers to resolve food safety issues that may arise
  12. Work closely with management 
  13. Ability to manage and supervise other



  1. Knowledge of good agricultural practices
  2. Primus/USDA/FDA/FSMA
  3. Must have strong knowledge of Excel, Word, Outlook, etc., computer programs.
  4. Able to safely handle chemicals and tools according to GAPs, GMP's, and SOP's Western Harvesting Company specifications
  5. Must be able to work flexible hours including weekends, evenings, and holidays as business requires (Available if needed 24/7 for business emergencies)
  6. Must be bilingual-Spanish/English
  7. Must be able to maintain confidentiality
  8. Must be able to relocate to Yuma Arizona winter season
  9. Must have valid driver license



  1. High school Diploma Minimum
  2. 2 - year experience in Food Safety
  3. 1 year experience operating heavy equipment (Forklift)


Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V.

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