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Food Safety & Brand Standards Specialist

  1. Operations / Technical Services
  2. Full-time

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Hickory, NC

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For more information about our benefits, see below!

We are proud to be a member of the Rentokil family of companies, the global leader in Pest Control and other services across more than 90 countries. We pride ourselves on being a trusted partner to many of the world's leading brands and serve consumer and business customers across multiple industries. We are extremely proud of our legacy of excellence and constantly work to fulfill our mission to "protect people, enhance lives, and preserve the planet."

What do our Food Safety Specialists do?

Our Specialists help our hotel, restaurant, and grocery clients ensure brand standards, food quality, and friendly service for their customers. They also:

  • Conduct assessments that measure conformity to established regulatory, industry, and proprietary brand standards for clients

  • Observe food prep and cooking standards to ensure food safety, health, and sanitation practices

  • Partner with clients to address root causes of assessment discrepancies and develop corrective action plans

  • Teach and coach clients how to make their workplace a safer and healthier environment for themselves and THEIR customers

  • Travel up to 50%, or 10 days per month, including some evening and weekend work

What do you need?

  • Meet the requirements to obtain a certification

  • Available to work Monday-Friday and Saturdays and evenings as needed

  • Desire to travel via car and/or plane up to 50% of the time

  • Ability to lift 32 lbs chest high, stooping, kneeling, crouching, and reaching

  • Have excellent listening and communication skills

  • Strong attention to detail and willingness to learn

  • Excellent organization and time management skills

  • Ability and desire to influence others with tact and skill

  • Ability to provide clear and constructive feedback in a positive manner

  • Thrives in an autonomous working environment

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule

  • Ability to organize and prioritize work based on urgency, efficiency, and other factors

  • Safe driving record and a commitment to working safely

  • Strong technical knowledge of food safety is preferred

  • ServSafe and/or CP-FS Certification(s) a plus

  • Must pass pre-employment background screen

  • Must possess a valid driver's license and pass a motor vehicle record search

Why Choose Us?

A career with the Rentokil family of companies can be a professional trajectory filled with opportunity. We pride ourselves on being a world-class team that rewards high performance, and we love to promote from within. We offer competitive pay and many of our roles offer performance incentives.

Below you'll find information about some of what we have to offer. All Full-Time Colleagues qualify for the following and Part-Time Colleagues qualify for most benefits after they meet certain criteria.


Click here to read more about our Total Rewards Program which includes: 

Professional and Personal Growth

  • Multiple avenues to grow your career

  • Training and development programs available

  • Tuition Reimbursement benefits (for FT Colleagues)


Health and Wellness

  • Health benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, and Life Insurance plus much more

  • Full-time colleagues are eligible to begin enrollment immediately upon hire with benefits starting on day 1


Savings and Retirement

  • 401(k) retirement plan with company-matching contributions 

 
Work-Life Balance

  • Vacation days & sick days

  • Company-paid holidays & floating holidays

  • A company mindset that prioritizes health, safety, and flexibility


We are looking for individuals who want to make a difference where our customers live and work.  Is that you?
 

This company is a Drug Free workplace.

Our companies are proud to be Affirmative Action (AA) and Equal Opportunity Employers (EOE) inclusive of veterans and those with disabilities.
 

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