Food Safety & Brand Standard Specialist

Job ID: R00097653

Category: Field Support

Location: Toronto, ON

Food Safety & Brand Standard Specialist

Ecolab is seeking a Food Safety & Brand Standard Specialist to join its EcoSure division, an industry leader in food safety and brand protection. Our specialists are valued food safety experts, trusted by our customers in the food service and hospitality industry. We are seeking professionals to provide customized, comprehensive on-site evaluations and training in order to help our customers maintain the highest standards of food safety, cleanliness, guest experience and brand protection. These programs help our customers meet their specific quality standards through on-site evaluations and custom-designed training programs.

What’s in it For You:

  • Paid training program that includes job shadowing, online learning modules, structured field activities, and customized classroom style training
  • Become a NEHA Certified Professional in Food Safety (CP-FS) and maintain professional credentials on current industry state and federal regulations
  • Plan and manage your schedule in a flexible, independent work environment
  • Carve out a long-term career path in operations, training, sales, or leadership

What You Will Do:

  • Conduct food safety, brand standard and workplace health and safety evaluations at customer locations
  • Consult, coach and train customers on the latest food safety, health, and sanitation practices
  • Partner with Account Management teams to solve customer challenges
  • Complete a budgeted number of audits each week that creates a high level of customer satisfaction
  • Access and utilize key industry leading food safety practices and continual, active monitoring of health inspection information
  • Provision accurate reporting and provide effective customer communication and relationships

Position Details:

  • Candidate must reside in: Greater Toronto Area, ON
  • Cities included in this territory will include: Greater Toronto Area, York and Durham regions, Peterborough, and Northern Ontario with out-of-province support
  • Percent of overnight travel required:  50% overnight travel (up to 10 days a month)

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Completed Bachelor’s Degree and 2 years food service or hospitality industry-related experience; OR completed Associate’s Degree and 4 years of food service or hospitality industry-related experience
  • Willingness to work occasional evenings, weekends and overtime as business needs dictate
  • Willingness to complete operational assessments within nursing homes, assisted living, and senior living facilities by interacting with staff and residents while adhering to HIPPA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) guidelines
  • A valid driver’s license and an acceptable Motor Vehicle Record
  • No Immigration Sponsorship available

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lift and carry 25 pounds
  • Ability to inspect customer playgrounds by climbing, crawling in tight areas and going down tube slides
  • Ability to complete pre-employment assessments including a drug screen

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Registered Environmental Health Specialist or Registered Sanitarian credentials
  • Experience in food safety and brand standards evaluations
  • Teaching or coaching experience in a food related field
  • Strong relationship management capability and advanced consulting skills
  • Strong planning and organizational skills and high attention to detail
  • Ability to work effectively without supervision, showing initiative, good judgment and superior decision-making and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure, juggle tasks and work efficiently against deadlines

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At Ecolab, we believe the best teams are diverse and inclusive, and we are on a journey to create a workplace where every associate can grow and achieve their best. We are committed to fair and equal treatment of associates and applicants. We recruit, hire, promote, transfer and provide opportunities for advancement on the basis of individual qualifications and job performance. In all matters affecting employment, compensation, benefits, working conditions, and opportunities for advancement, we will not discriminate against any associate or applicant for employment because of race, religion, color, creed, national origin, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expressions, genetic information, marital status, age, disability, or status as a covered veteran.

In addition, we are committed to furthering the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) through Affirmative Action (AA). Our goal is to fully utilize minority, female, disabled and covered veteran individuals at all levels of the workforce. Ecolab is a place where you can grow your career, own your future and impact what matters.

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OUR AWARDS

 

Fortune World’s Most Admired Companies Ranked #3 in Chemicals Industry
2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies, 12th Consecutive Year
CR’s 100 Best Corporate Citizens, #8
The Best Employers for Diversity, #7 in Business Supplies & Services
World Environment Center’s 2018 Gold Medal for Sustainable Development
Military Times Best for Vets
Human Rights Campaign Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, 100% Corporate Equality Index
2017 North America Index

Benefits we offer

Ecolab strives to provide comprehensive and market-competitive benefits to meet the needs of our associates and their families.

We offer benefits to support our associates’ health and wellness, such as healthcare and time-away policies. We also offer benefits designed to promote our associates’ financial well-being, including short- and long-term financial incentives and retirement income and planning.

Specific offerings may vary by location. For more detailed information, please speak with your recruiter.

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My Impact Is...

…helping customers run their businesses more efficiently.

…working with hospitality customers to provide safe environments for their guests.

…reducing costs for customers as well as streamlining their operational practices.