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The Ziegenfelder Company: Strong Roots, Cool Treats & Awesome Values

At Ziegenfelder’s we recognize our growth and future success is credited to our dedicated teams. Our continued focus and support of our awesome values allows us to be successful in making people smile with really cool treats. We work well together, we work hard and we succeed together as a team. If you value honesty & integrity, strive to create excellence, show courage, honor others as family, and passionate about serving each other, we encourage you to join our team.

The Ziegenfelder Company is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 


 

Open Positions: 

Entry Level Quality Assurance Technician

A Ziegenfelder Quality Technician is responsible for:

  • Ensuring that finished Ziegenfelder treats are ready for delivery to customers by properly preparing raw material inputs, monitoring production processes, and inspecting final products.
  • Analyzing and documenting quality assurance processes and making recommendations for improvements.
  • Conducting production support to include mix making, equipment cleaning, product quality testing/sampling, and completion of the master sanitation schedule tasks.
  • Verifying finished product meets quality standards of color, taste, quantity, wrap, and Rainbow Array.
  • Managing HACCP, GMP, SOP, and SSOP programs and coordinating all documentation to ensure compliance with all federal, state, local, and Ziegenfelder directives, policies and procedures.
  • Performing microbiological and chemistry testing to ensure product safety.
  • Managing internal lab functions including: microbial samples, document completion & control, and comparing internal laboratory results with outside laboratory results.
  • Conducting regular audits of documentation to ensure compliance with applicable federal, state, local, and Ziegenfelder directives, policies and procedures.
  • Working with Quality, Process & Innovation Director to champion, support, and lead quality and process improvement initiatives.
  • Maintaining training library of QA best practices.
  • Analyzing, documenting, and improving the customer complaint, compliment, and non-operational feedback processes.

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • High School Diploma required. Secondary education desired. Preference will be given to Food Science, Food Technology Degree, or other related fields.
  • Education, experience and training with Food Safety, HACCP, SQF, Sanitation (SSOP & GMP) and/or other food safety systems and Quality Assurance process improvement skills preferred.
  • Strong computer skills to include the use of Microsoft Office products.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Great multitasking skills

Physical Abilities:

  • Standing up to 10 hours per day.
  • Able to work overnight shift and be flexible on schedules
  • Moving and lifting objects weighing up to 50 lbs. regularly.
  • Bending, twisting, reaching and grasping actions.
  • Good spatial awareness working around manufacturing equipment.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location: Wheeling, WV 26003


 

Production Staff

Ziegenfelder Production Staff are responsible for:

  • Placing sealed individual units in packaging and ensuring proper package sealing.
  • Repackaging improperly sealed, or coded, product.
  • Disposing of scrap product and raw materials.
  • Keeping work area clean.

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • Food Service/Production Experience
  • High School/GED

Physical Abilities:

  • Standing up to 12 hours per day.
  • Moving and lifting objects weighing up to 50 lbs. regularly.
  • Bending, twisting, reaching and grasping actions.
  • Good spatial awareness working around manufacturing equipment.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:  Chino, CA 91710, Denver, CO 80204, Wheeling, WV 26003