We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Quality Assurance Director to join our cleant's team. As the Quality Assurance Director, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the highest standards of quality and safety across their production processes. You will oversee a team of dedicated QA Managers, providing strategic leadership and guidance to uphold regulatory compliance, implement quality control measures, and drive continuous improvement initiatives. The ideal candidate will possess a positive background in food manufacturing, experience with Ready to Eat standards, with the ability to oversee tenured Managers. If you are ready to make a significant impact and thrive in a fast-paced environment, we invite you to apply and become a key contributor to deliver superior quality to our customers.salary: $100,000 - $125,000 per yearshift: Firstwork hours: 8 AM - 4 PMeducation: BachelorsResponsibilities Ready to Eat (RTE) Experience REQUIRED Certified in PCQI, HACCP, and Food Defense Experience and working knowledge of FDA regulations and FSMA Lead inspections and audits across all phases of quality performance, including raw materials, production, packaging, distribution, HACCP, and GMPs Lead periodic sanitation audits against the consistent application and execution of procedures and all related sanitation practices Proven success building and leading food safety & quality program Perform customer audits and annual SQF audits Develop and maintain HACCP plan and train plant personnel on quality programs Communicate to USDA regarding preoperational or operational inspections Conduct pre-shipment review, CCPs, validation studies, report on deficiencies for GMPs, HACCP, and SSOPs Perform microbiological tests on finished products, environmental and direct food contact surfaces strong understanding of federal, state, and local regulations Collaborate vertically and horizontally with cross-functional teams to improve our Quality and Food Safety Systems by developing and updating processes and systems Develop, train, and assess the performance of food safety staff Accountable for the food safety, quality assurance plans, and food processing compliance programs in all company-owned locations that handle company products Troubleshoot and investigate food safety issues and interact with all customer representatives The essential functions of this role include:working in a smoke free environmentwearing steel toe shoesstanding for 4 hours at one timeSkillsQA in food industry SQF auditsFDA auditsHACCP knowledgeableReady to Eat (RTE)experienceQualificationsYears of experience: 8 yearsExperience level: ManagerRandstad is a world leader in matching great people with great companies. Our experienced agents will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temporary-to-permanent or permanent opportunities, no one works harder for you than Randstad. Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.At Randstad, we welcome people of all abilities and want to ensure that our hiring and interview process meets the needs of all applicants. If you require a reasonable accommodation to make your application or interview experience a great one, please contact HRsupport@randstadusa.com.Pay offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc. In addition, Randstad offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, an incentive and recognition program, and 401K contribution (all benefits are based on eligibility).Applications accepted on ongoing basis until filled.