Sofina Foods

Senior QA Technician (BB-51ED2)

Found in: Neuvoo CA


At Sofina Foods Company Our vision is compelling. Join us on our journey. Our people are a source of pride, strength and inspiration. We are guided by anentrepreneurial spirit and a disciplined approach to creating business opportunities.

Sofina Foods Inc. is a privately owned Canadian company headquartered in Markham, Ontario dedicated to providing great tasting, high quality food products for retail and foodservice. As one of the nation's leading manufacturers of primary and further processed protein products, Sofina Foods has a broad portfolio of branded and private label pork, beef, turkey, and chicken products.Sofina's family of branded products consists of: Lilydale, Janes, Mastro, San Daniele, Fearmans Pork, Fletcher's, Vienna, Cuddy and Quality Meats. Sofina Foods currently operates 18 HACCP-approved manufacturing facilities (17 in Canada and one in the northwestern United States), three hatcheries and has over 4,700 employees.

Senior QA Technician, Wynyard SK


Reporting to the Hatchery Manager, the Senior Quality Assurance Technician is responsible for ensuring quality processes and best practices are followed to reliably and consistently produce quality chicks for the hatchery’s customers in compliance to industry/government standards and regulatory requirements.

Some key accountabilities are

  • Accountable to full spectrum of inspection, documentation, data collection, routine testing, coding and analysis, as well as implementation of new or updated practices, regulations or industry requirements. Also responsible for maintenance of documents pertaining to Animal Care and Food Enhancement Program (FSEP) of the Canadian Food Inspection Agency.
  • Responsible for training staff on subjects of (but not limited to) Biosecurity, Animal Welfare, and related processes in the hatchery- ensuring industry standards are met and maintained.
  • Report deviations to the management team and actively participate in process improvement.
  • Participate in internal and external quality audits and operational reviews, providing timely feedback and corrective recommendation to the Hatchery Manager, and/or greater Quality Assurance group.
  • Qualifications/Requirements

  • A Bachelor of Science Degree in Agriculture, or related discipline.
  • A technical Q.A certification with related field experience will be considered. Familiarity with the hatchery industry and previous supervisory experience in a similar setting is preferred.
  • Minimum two years related work experience in manufacturing, livestock or poultry production environment is an asset.
  • Knowledge on Biosecurity, Animal Care, HACCP or FSEP, GMP, Quality regulatory requirements are essential.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint).
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to communicate in English both verbally and in writing.
  • Able to inspect product over varying /rotating shift times based on needs / expectations of customer and/or Sofina
  • If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you today!

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    We thank all candidates that apply but regret to inform that only short listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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