Quality Manager

Sazerac Company Lewiston , ME 04240

Posted 4 weeks ago

Sazerac Company OverviewBuild your career at Sazerac! Sazerac Company produces and markets the most award-winning bourbons and whiskeys in the world, including Buffalo Trace, Pappy Van Winkle, Eagle Rare, Blanton's, and Sazerac Rye. Additionally, Sazerac owns many popular brands across a range of spirits, including Fireball, Southern Comfort, Margaritaville Spirits, Dr. McGillicuddy's, 99 Brand, and Platinum Vodka. We're proud of our award-winning culture and distilleries. Our Louisville location has been named one of the "Best Places to Work in Kentucky" four times, and our Buffalo Trace Distillery has earned the title of "world's most award-winning distillery" through the dedication of our craftsmen for well over 200 years. Since 1850, Sazerac Company has thrived as an independent, American family-owned company with operations in the United States and around the world. Since the 2000s, Sazerac has averaged double digit growth every year! We attribute our success to a unique blend of our history, culture, brands, relationships, innovation, technology, and most importantly, our people. Whether you're a recent graduate or an experienced professional, Sazerac provides extraordinary opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, entrepreneurial industry. Job Description/Responsibilities

Responsibilities:

  • Promote a culture of Quality in the organization

  • Lead the implementation and continuous improvement of Plant Quality and Food Safety systems

  • Lead the achievement of full ISO certification

  • Lead the continuous improvement process across the plant

  • Collaborate with team members to make continuous progress toward zero process/product failures

  • Build processes and systems to ensure compliance with quality plans, process controls, specifications and quality training

  • Lead a safety culture based on prevention and shared learning to achieve 0 safety incidents

  • Prioritize self-development and actively supports the development of the team

Qualifications/Requirements

Required Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Degree required

  • 5 - 10 years relevant experience

  • Supervisory Experience

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • ISO/HACCP implementation/management experience

  • Solid computer skills

  • Strong analytical and technical skills

  • Strong planning and organizational skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • APICS Certification or Six Sigma Certification

  • Experience designing and/or implementing OSHA, HACCP, USDA programs

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