Sanitation Manager Job Description

Sanitation Manager Job Description

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Sanitation manager provides best practice vehicle for all sanitation, pest control, regulatory and quality/food safety programs.

Sanitation Manager Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Oversees and manges the Sanitation Supervisor and crew to ensure compliance to all Sanitation Standard Operating Procedures and timely startup of the plant each production day
Manages up to 11 sanitation employees and is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of sanitation department
Responsible for directing Crew/Supervisor(s) on weekend for sanitation/janitorial duties (20-25 employees)
Responsible for completion of corrective action for monthly PSCL sanitation audits
5’s program (area champion) for Sanitation Dept
Inventory of sanitation supplies
Provide expertise and leadership in Sanitation programs
Production/Sanitation Plant Employees (Approx
Responsible for preparing and maintaining all requisite documentation for successful implementation of SQF 2000 levels 1,2, and 3 as it pertains to sanitation and related activities
Keeps sanitation crew focused on aesthetic conditions of equipment and plant the effective elimination of bacterial load

Sanitation Manager Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Sanitation Manager

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: HACCP, AIB, SQF, REHS/RS, GFSI, ISO, CIP, GMP, OSHA, FSMA

Education for Sanitation Manager

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the sanitation manager job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and High School Degree in Science, Engineering, Education, Technical, Chemistry, Biology, Management, Microbiology, Business, Manufacturing

Skills for Sanitation Manager

Desired skills for sanitation manager include:

Chemical Safety
Pest Control
Quality Systems
Cleaning procedures
Maintenance equipment
POM activities
Food and Drug Laws

Desired experience for sanitation manager includes:

At end of shift, secure all equipment, perform general
Understand performance metrics
Manage miscellaneous issues stemming from the Union
Lead translation and verification of all programming for ICT platforms into appropriate message format for various technical applications
Project management of international WATSAN projects, ensuring the application of the integrated management systems (IMS) to help manage and minimise risks on projects
Prepare propositions to submit proposals to the prospective Client

Sanitation Manager Examples


Sanitation Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for a sanitation manager. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for sanitation manager
  • Work with the Sanitation Specialist in identifying sanitation or regulation issues at assigned facility
  • Communicates directly with USDA on matters of plant sanitation, food safety and S.O.P
  • Trains, schedules and supervises the sanitation team to maintain the plant and equipment in a sanitary manner
  • Be flexible to work with entire sanitation team by working with different shifts and weekends as required
  • Provide guidance to plants on appropriate staffing levels and maximize and optimize sanitation labor utilization
  • In collaboration with Food Safety Directors, plant Quality Managers and Sanitation Supervisors
  • Attains and demonstrates a thorough understanding of Platform Sanitation guidance policies and procedures
  • Responsible for monitoring, verification, and validation of sanitation and quality programs
  • Monitors microbiological reports from the plant to determine whether cleaning procedures are being followed
  • Participates in regular meetings with plant management to discuss quality and sanitation improvements
Qualifications for sanitation manager
  • Experience in a Cheese or Dairy producing experience is preferred
  • Experience with CIP and COP is preferred
  • At least five years experience with ICT programming in Afghanistan with national reach
  • Organise and prepare technical and financial proposals for approval
  • Demonstrate how the project can be delivered (tasks and programme)
  • Establish project budget, project plan of work and project control system

Sanitation Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of sanitation manager. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for sanitation manager
  • Must have a strong working relationship with Plant Manager and Quality/Sanitation Specialist
  • Manages Master Sanitation Schedule for assigned facilities
  • Leads Continuous Improvement of facility sanitation
  • Controls and maintains the Sanitation budget
  • Manages Sanitation chemical suppliers
  • Manages Sanitation staff
  • Works with the Product Safety Auditor to identify and correct sanitation or environmental issues at assigned facility
  • Responsible for the pest control program
  • Other duties as identified or assigned by Sanitation Specialist
  • Assure technical/professional quality of work and maintain project records
Qualifications for sanitation manager
  • Carry out regular monthly review of projects with senior management
  • Report monthly to Client on progress
  • Develop strong relationship with clients
  • Promote further work opportunities
  • First and/or higher degree in a related technical or management subject or equivalent
  • Professional qualification from recognised Project Management or similar body (equivalent relevant experience will be considered in lieu of qualifications)

Sanitation Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for a sanitation manager. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for sanitation manager
  • Monitor sanitation and pest control vendor reports and ensure all action items are being added to the CAPA programs and are closed out and verified
  • Manages third party contract services for sanitation chemicals, pest control, uniforms, to insure delivery of contract and drive for continuous improvement
  • Lead, manage, and develop the sanitation and pest control programs, systems, procedures, databases for the facility
  • Utilize technical skills and experience to trouble shoot sanitation, and pest control issues
  • Develops and drives sanitation strategy at plant level
  • Tracks sanitation costs and manages department as a business, including development of annual department budget
  • Be a key liaison working with the local Engineering team on execution, planning and engaging operations resources to minimize or enhance project impact to daily operations for all sanitation projects
  • Direct sanitation and pest contracted service providers
  • Increase measurement and improvement of sanitation performance
  • Evaluate sanitation investment opportunities for capital planning process
Qualifications for sanitation manager
  • Significant work experience in development and management of projects
  • Effective communication, with Clients, project team and business managers
  • Operational and financial business expertise with a strategic management outlook
  • Proven ability and track record in business development in the international development context
  • Excellent people skills with confidence to take part in and chair high level meetings with public and private sector clients
  • Experience of working in a developing country, preferably in South/South-East Asia or Africa, and the ability to respect and work well with people from different cultures and backgrounds

Sanitation Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a sanitation manager. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for sanitation manager
  • Working cross functionally and collaboratively with DFA Operations (Corporate and Plant), Corporate QA, and Chemical Supply Vendors, develop, implement and continuously improve on sanitation programs, policies, and key performance indicators (KPI's)
  • Provide technical assistance and service to plant locations in support of the sanitation objectives
  • Troubleshooting and implementing sanitation improvement action plans for facilities
  • Educate and provide technical support to NA manufacturing facilities to assure effective implementation of sanitation and food safety standards
  • Develop and deploy sanitation standards
  • Collaborate with cross-functional partners to implement and improve sanitation programs, procedures, and metrics
  • Provide guidance and develop technical expertise in appropriate personnel with regard to sanitation and hygienic design and controls
  • Oversees daily operations of the sanitation department
  • Supervises, trains and develops sanitation employees
  • Develops and implements new methods, procedures and systems to improve sanitation performance
Qualifications for sanitation manager
  • A track record of working in or supporting multi-disciplinary networked teams with team members based in several countries
  • Experience of managing international development projects in the water or environmental sectors
  • Willingness to be flexible and adaptable, to learn new skills and apply existing skills to new areas of business
  • Willingness to travel on short or long-term overseas assignments, preferably including conflict-affected areas
  • Knowledge of manufacturing procedures to include but not limited to receiving commodities, all aspects of processing, packaging, and warehouse operations
  • 3 years of managerial experience with a demonstrated ability and desire to work with people, both individually in teams

Sanitation Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a sanitation manager. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for sanitation manager
  • Manages the factory Quality Assurance Department
  • Ensures all quality-related factory documentation, specifications and process parameters are in compliance with all applicable governmental regulations
  • Oversees processes associated with statistical measurements and auditing with regard to product sampling and testing
  • Designs experiments and conducts research for brand maintenance and product process improvements and assists corporate R&D in development of new products, technologies, and processes
  • Coordinates and supervises plant trials under the direction of corporate R&D in support of portfolio projects, key support projects, cost reduction efforts, and ongoing business objectives
  • Identify best practices and communicate them to relevant plant personnel leadership as part of continuous improvement initiatives
  • Of Maintaining the supply of bulk product into hoppers, verifying the bulk product is accurate and proper for the production line at Hearthside Food Solutions
  • Must have intricate knowledge of the aspects of microbiological logarithmic growth and flora along with intrinsic knowledge of conditions, environment and chemicals necessary to eliminate that growth from production of pathogenically clean fully cooked product
  • Direct and open communication with Operations Manager on all activities and projects
  • Responsible for maintaining chemical usages and costs to supplier survey
Qualifications for sanitation manager
  • Minimum seven years experience in a Quality Control managerial capacity, ideally in Food and Beverage
  • Preferred GFSI certification and / or SQF practitioner
  • Knowledge of pertinent Federal, State, and local laws, codes and regulations applicable to the quality and safety of food
  • Intermediate or advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel software programs, TMS and Product Vision experience helpful
  • Working knowledge of quality auditing, food safety and food quality standards
  • Ability to resolve practical problems quickly

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