Crystal Creamery

529 Kansas Ave
Modesto , CA
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Director of Food Safety & Quality AND Safety Manager Positions

Crystal Creamery
Modesto, CA Full time
Posted on October 11, 2017

Crystal Creamery has 2 immediate openings:




Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

¶ Develop and execute quality assurance and food safety programs.  

¶ Act as the primary company representative for FDA, USDA, CDFA and 

   external Quality Assurance and Food Safety sanitation audits.  

¶ Interpret regulatory standards for compliance.  

¶ Represent company when communicating with Federal and State regulators.

¶ Lead efforts on systems, facility, equipment and other continuous 

   improvements for quality and food safety.  

¶ Lead problem solving process within food safety by working with all   

   applicable departments to establish communication protocols for food 



Education and Experience Requirements:

¶ Bachelor’s Degree in Dairy Science, Food Science or related field.

¶ Minimum of 10 years’ experience managing food safety and quality

¶ Minimum of 5 years’ experience managing direct reports.

¶ Food and beverage manufacturing background preferred; dairy experience


¶ Experience developing and managing Quality Assurance and Quality Control 


¶ Working knowledge of FDA, USDA and state regulatory agencies;

¶ Experience with customer and third party food safety and quality audits



 *This position requires travel to sites within the state of California. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

¶ Serve as designated safety leader, and implement consistent safety 


¶ Responsible for teaching, mentoring and guiding the operations leadership  

   teams to execute Company policy, identify best practices and implement 

   those best practices.  

¶ Provide leadership to drive continuous improvement in Health and Safety

   performance, while assuring comprehensive operational compliance.

¶ Ensure compliance with:   OSHA and Cal/OSHA standards and regulations; 

   state and local food safety guidelines; Company safety standards including 

   the Process Safety Management Program, Waste Water Discharge Program, 

   Fail Prevention Control Countermeasure and Storm Water Pollution 

   Prevention Plan.

¶ Implement and oversee safety improvement initiatives, through partnering 

   managers and supervisors.  

¶ Develop metrics and reports to measure safety performance and 

   opportunities to develop safety policies.  

¶ Measure sites performance against published requirements in safety 



Education and Experience Requirements:

¶ Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Health and Safety or related field.

¶ Minimum of 10 years’ experience as a Safety Manager, in a multi-site 

   environment required.

¶ Minimum of 5 years’ experience managing direct reports.

¶ Food and beverage manufacturing background preferred.

¶ Experience in lean principles and continuous improvement efforts preferred.

¶ Certification or designations applicable to Environmental and OSHA 

    requirements preferred.


At Crystal Creamery, our team is committed to producing a quality product, each and every day.  We offer our employees an opportunity to work in an 

environment which allows them to grow and to contribute to the success of our business!


We offer:

¶ Excellent healthcare coverage

¶ Competitive compensation package

¶ Retirement plan

Come, be part of our amazing team!

Apply at:


Crystal Creamery is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Qualified women, 

minorities and US military veterans are encouraged to apply.