Food Safety & Brand Standard Specialist, Vancouver
Ecolab
Vancouver, BC
Ecolab is seeking a Food Safety & Brand Standard Specialist to join its EcoSure division, an industry leader in food safety and brand protection. Our specialists are valued food safety experts, trusted by our customers in the food service and hospitality industry. We are seeking professionals to provide customized, comprehensive on-site evaluations and training in order to help our customers maintain the highest standards of food safety, cleanliness, guest experience and brand protection. These programs help our customers meet their specific quality standards through on-site evaluations and custom-designed training programs.

What’s in it For You:
Paid training program that includes job shadowing, online learning modules, structured field activities, and customized classroom style training
Become a NEHA Certified Professional in Food Safety (CP-FS) and maintain professional credentials on current industry state and federal regulations
Plan and manage your schedule in a flexible, independent work environment
Carve out a long-term career path in operations, training, sales, or leadership

What You Will Do:
Conduct food safety, brand standard and workplace health and safety evaluations at customer locations
Consult, coach and train customers on the latest food safety, health, and sanitation practices
Partner with Account Management teams to solve customer challenges
Complete a budgeted number of audits each week that creates a high level of customer satisfaction
Access and utilize key industry leading food safety practices and continual, active monitoring of health inspection information
Provision accurate reporting and provide effective customer communication and relationships

Position Details:
Candidate must reside in: Vancouver, B.C.
Cities included in this territory will include: Vancouver, Victoria, Kelowna, Prince George as well as travel to Manitoba and Saskatchewan
Percent of overnight travel required: 75%

Minimum Qualifications:
Completed Bachelor’s Degree and 2 years food service or hospitality industry-related experience; OR completed Associate’s Degree and 4 years of food service or hospitality industry-related experience
Willingness to work occasional evenings, weekends and overtime as business needs dictate
Willingness to complete operational assessments within nursing homes, assisted living, and senior living facilities by interacting with staff and residents while adhering to HIPPA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) guidelines
A valid driver's license and an acceptable Motor Vehicle Record
No Immigration Sponsorship available

Physical Demands:
Ability to lift and carry 25 pounds
Ability to inspect customer playgrounds by climbing, crawling in tight areas and going down tube slides
Ability to complete pre-employment assessments including a drug screen

Preferred Qualifications:
Registered Environmental Health Specialist or Registered Sanitarian credentials
Experience in food safety and brand standards evaluations
Teaching or coaching experience in a food related field
Strong relationship management capability and advanced consulting skills
Strong planning and organizational skills and high attention to detail
Ability to work effectively without supervision, showing initiative, good judgment and superior decision-making and problem solving skills
Ability to work well under pressure, juggle tasks and work efficiently against deadlines
Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At Ecolab, we believe the best teams are diverse and inclusive, and we are on a journey to create a workplace where every associate can grow and achieve their best. We are committed to fair and equal treatment of associates and applicants. We recruit, hire, promote, transfer and provide opportunities for advancement on the basis of individual qualifications and job performance. In all matters affecting employment, compensation, benefits, working conditions, and opportunities for advancement, we will not discriminate against any associate or applicant for employment because of race, religion, color, creed, national origin, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expressions, genetic information, marital status, age, disability, or status as a covered veteran.

In addition, we are committed to furthering the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) through Affirmative Action (AA). Our goal is to fully utilize minority, female, disabled and covered veteran individuals at all levels of the workforce. Ecolab is a place where you can grow your career, own your future and impact what matters.