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SQF Practitioner- Quality Assurance

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Richmond, BC
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Full Time
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Manufacturing and Production

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Express Employment Professionals in Delta is looking for a SQF Practitioner for our well-established client in food industry. This role will be supporting the day to day operations of QA department and the quality management systems. You will be leading the department while working closely with other food safety and QA Coordinators. This is a full-time permanent position.


  • The SQF Practitioner will facilitate communication in the company of information related to the implementation and maintenance of the system.
  • Act as main point of contact for regulatory, 3rd party, and customer audits
  • Will be the main Food Safety and QA person
  • Will be supervising the technicians and provide quality coverage in the facility
  • Responsible for proper implementation of facility training program and site safety program
  • Notifies the organization when food safety events or audits occur
  • Maintenance of IP programs
  • Development and implementation of SQF program for the facility
  • Development of proper documentation (for reviews, programs, procedures, SOPs and work instructions)
  • Use the warehouse management system and document control systems
  • Will be responsible for maintaining and improvement of various plant inspection programs
  • 24-hour review of required documentation


  • 1+ years of experience in food manufacturing
  • Undergraduate Degree in Food Science or Biological Sciences or any other similar field
  • SQF Certification/experience is an asset
  • Direct regulatory and GFSI QMS systems experience
  • Supervisory experience
  • Food safety and plant quality experience is an asset
  • Collaboration skills with cross functional department for the development and maintenance of food safety programs

Additional Qualifications:

  • Good verbal and written communications skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and experience with ERP systems
  • Knowledge of fundamentals of quality management systems
  • Flexible and reliable

If you meet the requirements for this position, please email your resume to [email protected]. In the subject line, please quote "SQF Practitioner".

Posted: February 20, 2018
Closes:April 20, 2018