Food Safety Sanitation Manager

  • Ameri-Kleen
  • Covington, Kentucky
  • Jan 13, 2021
Full time General Managers and Management Executives

Job Description

Are you looking for the opportunity to join a great company that is growing, and truly cares about its employees?
Are you someone who has expertise in the Food Safety/Sanitation Industry, who is continually working to develop your managerial skills and knowledge?
If so, you are the person we are searching for!!
Sanitation Specialists has an excellent opportunity for one of our most respected and specialized roles - the Food Safety Sanitation Manager!
Compensation : Highly Competitive, based on candidates specific skills and experience
Complete Benefits Package which includes Aetna Health Insurance, Dental, 401k, Life Insurance, and more!
Added Bonus- Rewards and Recognition Events where we celebrate and reward our employee's contributions and work achievements!
The Sanitation Manager is expected to be hands-on and well informed of any events/issues occurring at each facility. The Sanitation manager is also required to attend meetings with the customer's leadership team and operations staff, to ensure that all goals and customer needs are being met through the service we provide. The ability to be flexible based on our customer's needs is absolutely vital to this person's success in this role.
More information on this role can be found below:
Primary Duties
  • Supervise and coordinate all sanitation activities with assigned Supervisors
  • Schedule, train, coach, counsel all assigned staff
  • Conduct Supervisor performance reviews
  • Motivate, coach, and encourage staff to reach their maximum potential
  • Issue and/of recommend Disciplinary Actions when necessary.
  • Analyze sanitation metrics, standards, budget
  • Coordinate sanitation activities with production, maintenance, and quality control management
  • Adhere to developed cleaning methods and procedures which are designed to eliminate operating problems, and improve sanitation efficiency
  • Ensure documentation, review and compile assuring audit readiness at all times
  • Follow Lock Out/Tag Out and HAZCOM programs
  • Follow equipment ATP testing, data interpretation and corrective action as needed
  • Oversee the chemistry and resource management at assigned locations
  • Carry out management responsibilities in accordance with our best practices, policies, procedures and applicable laws
  • Lead by example, modeling team readiness and dependability
  • Follow and assist in the review of the Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), Safe Quality Food standards (SQF), Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), and enforcement as well of all established Safety rules and practices
Other Skills, Education & Specialized Knowledge
  • Minimum 3 years' experience as a Sanitation Manager/Supervisor in a food manufacturing environment preferred
  • Understanding of GMP's, SQF, BRC, HACCP, Sanitation, practices/auditing, quality programs, preventative maintenance programs
  • Possess an understanding of industrial sanitation theory, chemistry and chemistry verification techniques
  • Demonstrated ability in carrying out verification and validation of specialized cleaning procedures
  • Understand and comply with government regulations relating to OSHA, FDA and EPA
  • Able to follow written or verbal instructions, communicate clearly as well as demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills
  • Able to communicate protocols in English and Spanish
Job Requirements:
  • Ensure compliance with applicable occupational safety and health regulations
  • Providing safety and health assistance to management
  • Investigate safety of work environment
  • Perform safety & environmental compliance activities
  • Ensure safety and compliance needs
  • Develop safety orientation for new employees and conduct safety orientation
  • Help insure compliance with all health and safety regulations
  • Recognize employees for exceptional safety efforts and present safety awards
  • Conduct monthly safety meetings based on region and company safety and safety training goals and objectives
  • Direct environmental, safety and health activities at site level
  • Driving safety within the facility and ensuring compliance with the safety program
  • Develop training materials to support environmental, safety and health programs
  • Ensure that all safety information
  • Adhere to the safety and environmental responsibilities
  • Assist with safety design for equipment installations for safety, health, ergonomic and environmental principles
  • Applying principles and practices of health and safety
  • Analyzing and reporting environmental and safety metrics
  • Lead all aspects of fleet operations occupational safety program
  • Lead internal safety team meetings
  • Promote the occupational safety and motor vehicle safety programs for Elizabethtown Gas