Food Safety & Quality Assurance Technician

We're growing fast and we need your help to save the planet.

At Simple Feast we are on a mission to change the world’s eating habits towards a more sustainable future, and we’re doing it by showing off the power of plants. As we are scaling internationally, we need to add more talented people to the team to make sure we have the infrastructure in place to keep up with our growth. We are looking for someone who can take on the position as Food Safety & Quality Assurance Technician and is driven by this mission.

What you’ll do

This position will be based in our kitchen & warehouse facility and you will be responsible for the overseeing of Food Safety and Quality Assurance under the direction of the FSQA manager. You will be an important part of the FS & QA team supporting the FSQA manager and the entire team on proper Food Safety protocols and issues related to Quality Assurance.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Assist FSQA manager to ensure that Food Safety policies and procedures are in place and are being followed.
  • Conduct, monitor, verify and validate all activities to ensure that all products prepared in the facility meet the Food Safety and Quality plans of Simple Feast.

Job Duties Will include:

  • Perform a pre-shift and post-shift walkthrough to identify potential Food Safety non-compliances.
  • Consistently monitor GMPs on the production floors.
  • Monitor and document temperatures of cooling units throughout the facility.
  • Monitor temperatures & times while items are being portioned and when meal kit boxes are being assembled.
  • Perform random quality checks on completed meal kit boxes.
  • Ensure sinks for Victory wash are clean and are dispensing chemical properly.
  • Monitor employees to ensure they are following FS protocols while prepping, cooking, cooling, etc.
  • Ensure that all necessary logs are filled out properly. 
  • Maintain files for logs in preparation for future audits.
  • Assist in implementing SOPs and training of culinary staff.

Location

  • Now until end of Q1 2021: Los Angeles
  • Q2 2021: Oxnard

Who you are

We would like for you to have a basic understanding of Food Safety within a production facility.  A degree or certification in Food Safety would be optimal. Must have a good attitude and can teach and coach others in a positive manner. Must be a great team player and be able to walk and stand on the production floors throughout the shift.

About Simple Feast

Simple Feast is an organic, plant-based food company that delivers weekly meal boxes, straight to the doorstep. We started in Denmark and are now taking the Danish culinary experience global.

At Simple Feast we are a group of mission-driven entrepreneurs that want to use our skills to advance a movement around the world. As a group of chefs, nutritionists and organizers we understand that real change towards sustainability will only happen when the new alternative is far better than the old. As entrepreneurs we are too impatient to wait for others to do it for us.

You can read more about Simple Feast here https://simplefeast.com/us

Application 

If you think this sounds like a good match and you are interested in joining our international team, please apply below and let’s chat. We process applications and arrange interviews continually. 

Simple Feast encourages anyone interested regardless of age, gender, religion or ethnic affiliation to apply for the position. We value diversity of all kinds and we always try to improve our ability to hire people with diverse backgrounds. To help us be as open minded as possible, please know that we have made it optional submitting your name, age and background as it doesn't say anything about your qualifications as long as you submit your contact information, address, and upload a resume. 

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

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The Simple Feast Culture

We are an international team, bringing with us the best from Copenhagen, Berlin, Oxnard, Santa Barbara, and LA. 

We have big ambitions and a global mindset. We work together to accomplish what we came here to do and we celebrate together as we get closer. We believe in a supportive and open atmosphere. 

We care about our planet but we are not your usual hippies. We are working towards a serious cause but we like to have fun along the way. We like working with exceptional people but there is little room for big egos. We are looking for those driven by mission.

 

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