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Novolex™ employs over 10,000 people across the globe. We strive to be the employer of choice in the global packaging industry. Novolex™ Careers include manufacturing, engineering, procurement, supply chain, finance, HR, product development, sales, marketing and an ever-expanding array of others to support our continuing rapid growth. Our team is rich in diversity and our culture encourages continuous personal growth and teamwork in all we do.


Position Summary:

Under the management of Plant Process Engineer, the Compliance  Officer  is a key member   of  the  Quality   Food  Safety  Team.    The  Compliance   Officer   &  SQF Practitioner is responsible for  implementing and managing the SQF Program  as well  as ensuring legal  compliance.   This  individual will  also  partner   with  all members  in the plant to write, validate,  and ensure that the Food Safety Program is maintained and followed.



Essential  Functions  & Key Responsibilities:

    Develop,  administer and maintain all applicable Food Safety Policies  and related  Standard  Operating Procedures  (SOP's) for  Good  Manufacturing Practices  (GMP), Safe Quality   Food  (SQF) and  Hazard   Analysis  Critical Control  Points (HACCP).

    Conduct  Food Safety and Customer  meetings.

    Conduct   monthly  GMP, HACCP and  GFSI internal  audits,   procedures, paperwork and inspections.

    Lead and  manage  the  development of  food  safety  programs.  Track  the effectiveness of these programs including standards,  training and quality documentation and strive for continuous improvements.

    Coordinate with  internal  stakeholders and enterprise to ensure  initiatives meet quality, regulatory and food  safety standards.

    Keep current on knowledge of all food  safety regulations and laws within the assigned  region.

    Stimulate   and  cultivate   "nobody   gets   hurt   mentality"  throughout  the facility, and follow all safety policies, procedures and regulations. Identify and communicate workplace  hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions  or conditions.

    Evaluates and facilitates all activities related  to the Safe Quality  Food

Program (SQF).

    Participate  and prepare  for all food  safety audits.


    Ensure consistent and thorough follow-up to non-conformities as it relates to quality and food  safety.

    Maintain  a root  cause database  and provide  feedback  to customers  when required.

    Follow all Good Manufacturing Practices in compliance with  all Food Safety


    Implement and manage an effective  legal compliance program.

   Advise   management  on   the   company's    compliance  with    laws   and regulations through detailed  reports.

    Create and manage effective  action  plans in response  to audit  discoveries and compliance violations.

    Ensure all employees  are educated on the latest regulations and processes.

    Other duties  and tasks as assigned.

    Ability to travel up to 1 0% of the time.

Following GMP in compliance with all food safety requirements.

For more information on Novolex™, visit our website at: www.novolex.com

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The Company has reviewed this job description to ensure that essential functions and basic duties have been included.  It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all functions and responsibilities.  Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by supervisors as deemed appropriate. Pre-employment, as well as post-hire substance testing, is required for specified positions through Novolex. Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without Company sponsorship.

Novolex™ is committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all employment practices, including but not limited to, selection, hiring, promotion, transfer, and compensation to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to age, race, color, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, handicap or disability, genetics, citizenship status, service member or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law. Any individual, who because of his or her disability, needs an accommodation in connection with an aspect of the Company’s application process should contact Jamie Wells at  800-845-6051.
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Following GMP in compliance with all food safety requirements.