Job Class: Food Standards Compliance Officer
Who May Apply: Open to all qualified job seekers
Date Posted: 07/21/2017
Closing Date: 08/03/2017
Hiring Agency/Seniority Unit: MInnesota Department of Agriculture
Division/Unit: Food and Feed Safety Division
Work Shift/Work Hours: Day Shift
Days of Work: Monday – Friday
Travel Required: Yes
Salary Range: $25.22 – $37.16/hourly; $52,659 – $77,590/annually
Classified Status: Classified
This position will coordinate the enforcement of state food laws. This position primarily investigates, evaluates and conducts compliance actions for the enforcement of state and federal law and rules adopted by the Minnesota Department of Agriculture in order to promote uniform and effective compliance with applicable laws and rules within the state. This position provides consultation to consumers on state food laws and regulations. This position provides support to food inspection staff by answering questions and providing guidance on enforcement options and other questions. This position also support FFSD’s enoforcement mission by collaborating with outside agencies and entities to carry our FFSD’s compliance and regulatory mission.
· Ability to maintain stationary position for extended periods, ascend/descend ladders and steps, transport up to 40lbs, traverse slippery/uneven surfaces during all types of weather conditions, accurate color vision to determine shade of product color to make appropriate product acceptability determinations, communicate effectively with supervisors and workers in both office and field workplace locations that may be noisy environments, detect product abnormalities through sense of smell.
Why Work For Us
GREAT BENEFITS PACKAGE! The State of Minnesota offers a comprehensive benefits package including low cost medical and dental insurance, employer paid life insurance, short and long term disability, pre-tax flexible spending accounts, retirement plan, tax-deferred compensation, generous vacation and sick leave, and 11 paid holidays each year.
How to Apply
Click “Apply” at the bottom of this page. If you are unable to apply online, please contact the job information line at 651.259.3637.
For additional information about the application process, go to http://www.mn.gov/careers. Search for job number 15139
If you have questions about the position, contact Vonda Canaan at email@example.com or 651/201-6294