JBS USA QUALITY MANAGER in Council Bluffs, Iowa

Our Company, Your Opportunity:

Plumrose USA is a company with an 80-year history of providing high quality, great tasting sliced meats, bacon, ham and ribs. Plumrose was recently acquired by JBS, the world’s leading provider of beef, chicken and pork, with a vision of building the company into a leader in Protein Centric Prepared Foods. This is a unique opportunity to be in a start-up environment, with the backing of a Global CPG Powerhouse. This is a role for someone who is looking for an entrepreneurial challenge in a company with aspirations to be leaders within the CPG world. The position will have both strategic and tactical elements and the person may wear different hats. This is an opportunity for people who want to think Big, dream Big and work to make Big ideas a reality.

Our Mission:

To be THE BEST in all we do. We are completely focused on our business, ensuring the BEST products and services to our customers, a relationship of trust with our suppliers and profitability for our shareholders. All this, we do to provide an opportunity for a better future for all of our TEAM MEMBERS.


Determination – Simplicity – Availability – Humility – Sincerity – Discipline – Ownership


The Quality Assurance Manager is responsible for leading the quality assurance, food safety program, and sanitation at a specific facility. This includes working with customers, suppliers, corporate personnel, and manufacturing staff. Responsibilities includes auditing of Quality systems such as, SQF (Safe Quality Foods), the Food Safety Plan, GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices), and SOP’s (Standard Operating Procedures) for plant Quality department. Responsible for communication of food quality standards to plant personnel through training, corrective actions, quality audits, production and facility monitoring.


  • Oversee entire QC and Food Safety Department.

  • Supervise Quality Control Technicians and Food Safety Monitors.

  • Maintain Quality levels of product.

  • Ensure all company safety guidelines are being followed.

  • Follow all food safety requirements.

  • Work closely with management to achieve production objectives.

  • Monitor and ensure proper procedures, safety, and cleanliness

  • Ensure policy compliance with all Production employees.

  • Perform various duties as assigned.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions:

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbally.

  • Excellent customer service skills.

  • HACCP, QC and Food Safety experience preferred

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those an employee should possess to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Frequently required to walk for long periods of times, sit; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear.

  • Specific vision abilities required include close vision and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment:

  • Food Manufacturing operations

Educational Requirement:

Bachelor’s Degree in applicable field required or 5 equivalent experience in Food Safety and HACCP.

JBS/Plumrose is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.