FSQR Professional (Specialist I)

Hazleton, PA:Lancaster, PA:
Feb 24, 2017
Apr 14, 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

FSQR Professional (Specialist I)-HAZ00664 Working at Cargill is an opportunity to thrive—a place to develop your career to the fullest while engaging in meaningful work that makes a positive impact around the globe. You will be proud to work for a company with a strong history of ethics and a purpose of nourishing people. We offer a diverse, supportive environment where you will grow personally and professionally as you learn from some of the most talented people in your field. With 150 years of experience Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work. Learn more at www.cargill.com.


Position Purpose

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A Food Safety, Quality and Regulatory (FSQR) Professional (FSQR Specialist I) is responsible for providing specialized knowledge of specific segments of our FSQR systems and/or plant processes. Examples of specialization include: food safety and quality program assessment, development and improvement, food safety and quality auditing, risk assessment, specific product line knowledge, computers systems (data management), management and oversight of suppliers or external manufacturing facilities and other needed focus areas. This positions primary focus will be providing support to CCNA's three Pennsylvania facilities. On a regional level, this position works with their counterparts at other locations to share local practices and identify and implement best practices at their locations. This position may also act as a business resource helping with startups, problem resolution at locations and in some cases providing technical advice to other regions of the Cocoa & Chocolate Group.

Principal Accountabilities

60% In-depth management and subject matter expertise in specific segments of quality management systems (i.e. food safety, instrumentation, computer systems, specific product lines or other quality systems, etc.), providing support for site FSQR teams, operations or other functions in areas of program development, improvement and alignment.

20% Lead CCNA's FSQR External Manufacturer Relationship programs.

15% Lead data and metrics management for CCNA

5% Other job related duties as assigned.

This position represent and act as the FSQR lead in major capital build projects in Pennsylvania. During these projects, it is expected up to 80% of time will be committed to the project.

This position is posted internally as well as externally

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.



  • Bachelor's degree
  • Minimum 2 years of food manufacturing experience.
  • Demonstrated technical and leadership skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Able to adapt to changing priorities
  • Ability to influence the thoughts and actions of others
  • Ability to effectively communicate with diverse groups of people with varying levels of education.
  • Ability to balance and achieve positive results in the areas of food safety, safety, quality, productivity, and cost.
  • Able to travel when needed.


  • Bachelor's degree in a science, technology, manufacturing or engineering field.
  • 3 or more years of Food Safety, Quality or Regulatory experience.
  • Project management skills.
  • Self-motivated.
  • Flexible, able to work nights and weekends when necessary.
Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Job Quality Assurance/Food Safety

Primary Location US-PA-Hazleton

Other Locations US-PA-Lancaster

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job