13 days old

Sanitation Supervisor

Monterey Mushrooms, Inc.
Morgan Hill, CA 95038
JOB TITLE: Sanitation Supervisor

LOCATION: Morgan Hill, CA

SUPERVISOR: Quality Assurance Manager

FLSA STATUS: Full Time - Exempt


SUMMARY:The Sanitation Supervisor, reporting to the Quality Assurance Manager, will be responsible for managing and directing the sanitation team to effectively and efficiently clean and sanitize the Packing, Shipping and Receiving area equipment in accordance with the SSOPs. This position requires strong leadership skills, a sense of urgency and attention to detail. The ability to drive continuous improvement efforts is a key requirement of this position.



REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty in a satisfactory manner. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and ability required for this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to ensure individuals with disabilities are able to perform the work functions.



  1. Responsible for the safety of the sanitation team members.

  2. Participate in the hiring process of sanitation employees.

  3. Ensure that employees are thoroughly trained in all aspects of safety associated with the dispensing and proper use of sanitation chemicals, including proper usage of PPEs.

  4. Train all sanitation employees to ensure that all required sanitation activities are carried our per the sanitation master schedule and in the proper manner as detailed on the SSOPs.

  5. Create, maintain and implement comprehensive SSOPs for all areas of the facility.

  6. Work closely with Safety Coordinator and Vendors (Ecolab) to ensure all sanitation chemicals are stored and used according to Manufacturers recommendations and regulatory requirements.

  7. Work closely with (Ecolab) account manager and follow-up with all issues identified during the monthly visit.Schedule twice annual vendor (Ecolab) Safety and cleaning protocol training with all sanitation employees.

  8. Assign work activities and ensure that work is carried out in a safe and efficient manner.Administer corrective actions up to and including Termination (Partner with HR)Enforce and comply with all GMP/HACCP and Safety rules and regulations.

  9. Communicate all pertinent issues to production team.Hold weekly meetings with QA Manager to update team on all issues.Attend and/or conduct Safety meetings as required.Respond to all production team concerns with urgency.

  10. Conduct inspections of facility daily to ensure that proper cleaning and sanitizing are achieved.Ensure that labor efficiencies and chemical usage are optimized.  

  11. Develop positive, constructive working relationships with all Facility Departments and Management to work as a team to maximize Facility performance.

Secondary Responsibilities:

  1. Track attendance and absences of each employee.

  2. Perform job duties within the department if a shortage of manpower occurs.



  • Knowledge of regulatory agency requirements regarding GMP/HACCP, and MMI corporate quality requirements.

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Good written and verbal skills; basic math skills.

  • Must work Night Shift




  • Bachelors Degree in Food Safety or related field (preferred) or3-5 years experience in Sanitation Leadership position.

  • Bilingual (Spanish/ English preferred)

  • Computer experience required, including Word and Excel


  • Bilingual (Spanish/ English preferred)


NOTICE: This is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job described, but is intended only to describe the general nature of the job, and does not restrict the managers right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.


For full details, including physical requirements, request the full job description.



  • Manufacturing / Production
  • Sales / Business Development

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