Food Safety Manager

Work for Dayton’s most iconic brand!

WANTED Integrity ~ Dedication ~ Ownership ~ Collaboration ~ Respect

Mikesell’s has been a family-owned business for over 100 years.

We take pride in our continuing tradition of producing delicious potato chips cooked in premium oil and in making and distributing other quality snacks.

● Are you ready to lead a team in food/equipment/people safety?

● Do you have 5 or more years’ experience in Food Quality/Sanitation/Environmental Health & Safety?

● Are you a go-getter who wants to continue to advance and grow your skills in a variety of areas?

● Do you want to make a difference and contribute to the rich history of Mikesell’s Potato Chips? Job Purpose!

The Food Safety Manager supervises, and coordinates activities of workers concerned with cleaning of production and packaging equipment in the cooking and packaging areas as well as equipment maintenance. This position tests and inspects products at various stages of the production process from raw material acceptance to finished product. Compiles and evaluates data to determine and maintain quality and consistency of products. Maintains records on sanitation and maintenance processes as well as regulatory compliance to local, state, and federal regulations such as FDA Good Manufacturing Practices and health permits. Develops quality related programs relative to quality improvement and governmental regulations. Structures and leads safety and health activities in the plant to evaluate and control safety and environmental hazards.


• Bachelor of Science Degree in Food Science, Environmental Safety, Occupational Safety and Health, Food Technology, or related field.

• Minimum of 5 years of experience in similar roles.

Knowledge of laboratory procedures.

• Knowledge of governmental agencies and their respective laws and regulations related to quality including Good Manufacturing Practices, Recall Procedures, Hazard Communication, Weights and Measures, Nutritional Labeling, SQF auditing, Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP), safety team implementation.

• Ability to communicate well both verbally and written at all levels in the manufacturing environment.

• HACCP Certification within 6 months-1 year of employment if not already certified.

• Assists in (Safety Quality Food) SQF Certification. • Assists with inventory counts of raw material and parts/equipment.

• Proficient with Microsoft Office including Excel, and teams.

• JD Edwards or other ERP software experience.

• Certifications in OSHA/Forklift and related certifications will be required.

Join the Mikesell's Family Now!

• $60K-$85K annual salary

• Hours 4pm-12am M-F

• Really great benefits, including health, dental, and vision insurance, 401k, promotional opportunities, regular increases and more

• Be a part of the team that makes your favorite chips and snacks!! Mikesell’s

Snack Food Company recruits, hires, trains, promotes, and transfers applicants/associates based on their own abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Any type of harassment, including but not limited to, sexual, ethnic, or racial harassment by another associate, manager, or persons doing business with Mikesell's Snack Food Company will not be tolerated. Mikesell's Snack Food Company will recruit, hire, train, promote, transfer, layoff, or terminate associates based on their own abilities, achievements and experience without regard to sex, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran, marital or citizen status or sexual orientation.

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