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Food Quality Specialist

Toronto, ON
Job ID 202013

Company Description

Our client, the Daily Bread Food Bank, successfully tasked us with sourcing, engaging and bringing to their organization a Food Quality Specialist to be a crucial member in their mission of ending hunger in our city! Their expertise entails ensuring that food safety and quality assurance programs are properly implemented and maintained following company, customer and regulatory guidelines through auditing/inspection, product quality control and data entry.


Comprehensive compensation program, commensurate with experience, and in-line with the not-for-profit status of the organization.

The Opportunity

Put your food quality experience to work for a worthy organization, while bringing about measurable and meaningful change, and be an important part of the solution!

Position Description

Reporting directly to the Vice President of this universally respected organization, this is a rare opportunity to effect significant change AND have your wisdom received by senior management. In short, it’s a chance to change the world for the better and make an impact on the lives of those most in-need in our city.

As a member of Operations team, the HAACP/Food Quality Specialist is responsible for the day-to-day maintenance, ongoing review, and continuous improvement/yearly assessment of quality assurance and food safety programs at Daily Bread. These programs include, but are not limited to: Analysis & Critical Control Point (HACCP) Plans, and the yearly Validation Studies expected in accordance with the Safe Food for Canadians Regulations (SFCR) program.


  • Must have in-depth HACCP experience including; program development, implementation of programs and auditing of the program
  • Understands and applies safe work practices and principles
  • Identifies potential hazards and works to remedy them
  • Proven leadership skills with ability to effectively communicate to all levels of internal and external organizations
  • Detail oriented with strong organizational and presentation skills
  • Self-directed; ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment. Ability to project manage cross-functional where necessary
  • Ability to drive change


2 to 3 years of food related experience in areas of GMP and HACCP principles and programs


University degree or college diploma preferably in Chemistry, Microbiology, Food Science or a related discipline.

Additional Information

Date Posted: September 1, 2021
Job Type: Permanent, Full-Time
Industries: Not-for-profit
Job Categories: Quality Assurance/Quality Control
Manages Others: No
Required Travel: No
Relocation Assistance: No

Learn More About the Recruiter

Trevor Stewart, B.A., (Hons.)

Trevor joined the Recruitment Profession immediately upon graduation from University and has never looked back. He began his specialist career with the firm in 2002 after 5 successful years with a large, international, generalist staffing agency wherein he held a number of senior positions. In 2007, Trevor’s love for both the industry in general and the organization in particular, gave him cause to purchase the company. As President, Trevor manages the organization while still personally maintaining his specialist Logistics recruitment desk.

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