Cargill Officer - Quality Assurance in Maharashtra, India

Officer - Quality Assurance

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 155,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


Position Purpose:

Look after Quality control activity assuring Ingridients and Finished product quality as per quality guidelines. Coordinate with plant team and RMS Team ensuring food safety complainces and fix the product quality. Align & coordinate sales team for complaint handling, training/ visit at farm level.

Principal Accountabilities:

Quality Assurance : 40%

  • Responsible for assuring quality of incoming raw materials.

  • Responsible for maintaining in process quality of the product and ensuring Finished product quality as per specifications.

  • Responsible for finding out the root cause of any deviations observed during receiving of RM , processing and storage of Finished goods.

  • Implementation of Cargill SOP for testing of RM & FP.

Quality Systems : 15%

  • Responsible for implementing Quality Management System (QMS) and recommending improvements to the Site FSQR Leader and peers.

  • Implementing, maintaining & updating Food safety management system requirements.

  • Educating and training the 1st and 2nd line employees on the Food Safety Management system and ensuring that the Food Safety Management system is being followed.

Quality Management : 20%

  • Responds to customer requests to preserve and enhance the image of the company as a competent supplier of quality products exceeding their expectations.

  • Supports Plant operation, Purchase, CSD and Sales for smooth Operations to define and improve product specifications.

  • Responsible for assuring QA/QC activity in customer complaints/ feedback using root cause analysis, corrective actions and preventive measures.

  • Authorized to hold and release product based on food safety or quality non-conformance at plant process level

Support to internal/ External customer : 15%

  • Provide analytical support to Operation, purchase and sales team.

  • Provide analytical support to farmers samples.

Safety & Quality Culture : 10%

  • Implement the safety with target of Zero Accident.

  • Promoting awareness of customer requirements throughout downline team.

  • Review and update quality system time to time upon any changes in the process of site.


Required Qualifications

  • B-Tech in Food Tech./Dairy or BSC/MSC Chemistry/Food Science.

  • 3-5 Years of Experience in reputed Food / Feed or FMCG Industry.

  • Analytical written and oral communication

  • Planning, execution and people management

  • Able to work with sophisticated lab equipments especially have introduction with NIR technology.

  • Knowledge on Statistical Quality Control.

  • Able to understand Lab Audits/QMS (Safety, Quality and NIR) accurately and conduct the Internal audits.

  • Ability to be prepare Quality System.

  • Should be good co-ordinator and have good communication skill.

  • Good Analystical and Problem solving skill.

  • Ability to adapt and learn in a changing work environment.

  • Ability to work independently.

  • Ability to work in a team environment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • B-Tech in Food Tech./Dairy or BSC/ MSC Chemistry/Food Science.

  • Worked in Quality control in Food/Feed or FMCG industries.

Job Quality Assurance/Food Safety

Primary Location India-Maharashtra

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: MAH00032