Process Improvement Specialist

<strong>We&rsquo;re a naan traditional company&hellip;<br /><br />Working at FGF Brands, there is never a dull moment! As a successful company that is continually growing there is always challenging yet rewarding work to be a part of.&nbsp;We have an&nbsp;<em>entrepreneurial&nbsp;</em>spirit which encourages all our team members to use their own&nbsp;<em>creativity</em>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<em>out of the box</em>&nbsp;thinking to come up with solutions and new ideas.</strong>

Greater Toronto Area, ON


<p><strong>A Bakery That Runs Like A Startup</strong></p> <p><strong>We&rsquo;re not your average bakery. We&rsquo;re a team of passionate thinkers and doers that are challenging the idea of what a bakery can be. We operate like a startup, powered by creativity and a &lsquo;roll up your sleeves&rsquo; mentality, to give our customers the best possible product. Our offices are just like our thinking, open and modern. Our manufacturing facilities are state-of- the-art. We expect unconventional solutions from our team members, so we give them creative spaces to inspire and collaborate.</strong></p>

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Full Time


Overview: <p>Let&rsquo;s be frank. FGF is not for everybody. Our culture is unique. We dive headfirst into the unknown. If you&rsquo;re fun-loving, talented and fearless, we&rsquo;re for you.</p> <p><strong><u>What FGF Offers:</u></strong></p> <ul> <li>Disruptive and a naan-traditional mindset</li> <li>An inclusive and dynamic culture</li> <li>Accelerated career progression</li> <li>Commitment to learning and development</li> <li>Opportunity to be impactful</li> <li>Competitive compensation</li> </ul> <p><strong><u>Quality Systems Specialist</u></strong></p> <p>As a Quality Systems Specialist, you will support the Quality Systems Department in performing sampling and data collections from day-to-day quality assurance and sanitation activities such as, Gap analysis of current processes, time studies of cleaning practices and work sampling of inspections and verifications. This position will require rotating between multiple facilities and flexibility of working different shifts and different weekdays or weekends depending on requirement.</p>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Performing time studies, work sampling and documentation at different facilities for QA and sanitation related tasks.</li> <li>Assist QS Project Leads in various process improvement projects for data collection and analysis</li> <li>Conduct process mapping and step by step evaluation of current state for potential Improvement opportunities</li> <li>Prepare reports/summaries and communicate results to the team on a regular basis</li> <li>Assist in Implementation of new enhanced processes in the field&nbsp;</li> <li>Contribute to the standardization and process improvement initiatives within QA and sanitation departments</li> <li>Gather and record information and requirements about processes and act as a process expert</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Previous or current experience in a Quality Assurance or Continuous improvement position, preferably for a food manufacturer.</li> <li>Bachelors /Post-secondary education in a relevant field</li> <li>Strong computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook)</li> <li>Flexible and independent</li> <li>Knowledge and experience with process improvement methodologies such as Lean and Six Sigma</li> <li>Knowledge of food safety (HACCP) programs, GMP programs and Quality Systems</li> <li>Knowledge of Change Management and Project Coordination</li> <li>Travel between sites (Driver&rsquo;s license)</li> <li>Data analysis and software knowledge (e.g. Microsoft Excel, Powerpoint, etc).</li> <li>Flexibility to work on weekends and night shift.</li> </ul> <br /> <p><strong><u>FGF DNA</u></strong></p> <p>We&rsquo;re foodies and our passion is baked in&hellip;</p> <ul> <li><strong>Customer and Product Centricity &ndash;</strong>&nbsp;You are always keeping our products front and center.</li> <li><strong>Flexibility, Agility, Adaptability &ndash;</strong>&nbsp;You embrace speed, change and uncertainty.</li> <li><strong>Team Work and Collaboration &ndash;</strong>&nbsp;You are a relationship builder.</li> <li><strong>Passion for Excellence</strong>&nbsp;&ndash; You look for innovative solutions and challenges the status quo.</li> <li><strong>Drives Execution</strong>&nbsp;&ndash; You are a risk taker!</li> </ul>