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Contract Poultry Auditor - Arkansas, Oklahoma, Missouri at Where Food Comes From, Inc. - 14796

Job Title: 
Contract Poultry Auditor - Arkansas, Oklahoma, Missouri
Where Food Comes From, Inc.
202 6th Street, Suite 400
80104 Castle Rock , CO
US
Job Type: 
Job
Employment Type: 
Full-Time
Job Description: 

The Contract Poultry Auditor will work closely with the assigned client to conduct 3rd party audits of their internal auditing program with over 400 farms. Must be in Arkansas, Oklahoma or Missouri. Arkansas preferred

Roles and Responsibilities:
• Verifiers will be trained on program requirements and participate in ongoing training, knowledge sharing and process improvements
• The core verification process includes: coordinating verifications with the office and customer, preparing for onsite verifications, conducting verifications, completing the verification checklist and submitting all relevant information to applicable internal teams
• Use technology such as an iPad or tablet for gathering information for the audits
• Biosecurity would need to be followed per the client’s request
• Individuals would not be able to own any poultry or birds of any types as this would be a biosecurity issue with the farms that we audit
• Other duties as assigned

Duties & Responsibilities: 

Required Skills:
• Knowledge in poultry including laying hens and broilers
• Extensive knowledge of agricultural systems, with a primary focus in poultry, processing facilities and food manufacturing
• Independent and free of conflict of interest
• Fair-minded and able to maintain an objective approach at all times
• Strong critical thinking skills
• Excellent organization and attention to detail
• Strong aptitude for professionalism and confidentiality
• Exceptional communication skills and heightened attention to detail
• Strong sense of urgency towards customer service and task management
• Self-motivated with a desire for continuous learning
• Ability to multi-task and manage priorities effectively and efficiently with completing deadlines
• Must have a positive, solution-oriented attitude and be a team player
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Office

Preferred Skills:
• PAACO (Professional Animal Auditing Certification Organization) certified for poultry
• Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office with the willingness to learn proprietary IT systems – hardware, software and mobile applications
• Additional working knowledge and experience in any of the following categories is a plus and will be weighted heavily in preference: beef, swine, crops, and/or feed productions systems
• Practical field experience in agriculture, food science, or food production
• Food safety and quality standards.

Education & Experience: 

• Bachelor’s degree in agriculture and 5 years of experience OR 15 years of experience in the industry
• Potential auditors would need to either have a PAACO poultry certificate or willing to go through the PAACO training to obtain certification

Application Instructions: 

Apply on our Careers page at https://www.wherefoodcomesfrom.com/careers 

Job Categories: 
Farming/Agriculture