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As a national enterprise operating in many different sectors of the American economy, we are always looking to expand our family with sharp thinkers and innovators devoted to excellence.

Vincit associates are defined by their energy and desire to reach their full potential, individually and as a team. If that sounds like something you’re interested in, come join us.

Interested candidates should submit their resume to employment@vincitgroup.com. Cover letters and references are also welcome. The Vincit Group is an Equal Opportunity employer and complies with all applicable laws and regulations regarding equal employment opportunities.

Zee Company - Area Manager - 11086 - Dallas, TX

Zee Company, a member company of the Vincit Group, is seeking full-time Area Manager for our Water and Energy division. This position will be responsible for the Dallas, TX area. The Vincit Group is a single source provider with a network of eight member companies that deliver maximum efficiency through the vertical integration of chemical services, contract sanitation management, as well as automation and engineering solutions. The Vincit Group Services provides IT, finance, marketing and human resources support to the member companies. We currently have over 5,600 associates among all member companies in the organization.

 

Zee Company is a respected leader in engineered chemical treatment programs for sanitation, intervention, water, wastewater, and process systems with over 1,500 products available. Our clients include some of the most prestigious and well known food brands in the world, and we protect their brand names by ensuring that their products are free from bacteria that could contaminate the nation’s food supply. Privately held and headquartered in Chattanooga, Tennessee with distribution centers strategically located throughout the nation, we are a national leader in Chemical Application.

 

For more information on Zee Company, visit our website at http://www.vincitgroup.com/zee/

 

JOB SUMMARY

Contacts prospective customers to sell water treatment services for water in boilers, cooling towers, and waste water systems. Schedules appointments to: explain products and services available, inspect customer water system equipment, and prepare service estimates. Obtain water samples for field analysis, or to send to home office for further analysis when needed. Creates analysis write-ups, and contacts customers to recommend treatment to control levels of substances in water. Explains merits of treatment programs to educate customer on benefits of purchasing them. Attempts to resolve problems encountered with customer’s water-treatment process. Sells water-treatment chemicals to customer. Performs follow-up test on water in customer water system, utilizing test kit, knowledge of chemical treatment, and reference manual. Explains test results to customers. Observes changes in customers’ water analyses and recommends amount, and type, of chemical additives necessary for water treatment.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Promotes and sells water chemical products to potential customers.
  • Explains water treatment package benefits to customer and sells chemicals to treat and resolve water process problems. Estimates and advises customer of service costs to correct water-treatment process problems.
  • Monitor customer preferences to determine focus of sales efforts.
  • Answer customers’ questions about products, prices, availability, product uses, and credit terms.
  • Emphasize product features based on analyses of customers’ needs, and on technical knowledge of product capabilities and limitations.
  • Resolve customer complaints regarding sales and service.
  • Maintain customer records, using automated systems.
  • Monitor customer preferences and utilization to determine focus of sales efforts and appropriate stock levels.
  • Inspects, tests, and observes chemical changes in water system equipment, utilizing test kit, reference manual, and knowledge of chemical treatment.
  • Prepare sales contracts for orders obtained, and submit orders for processing.
  • Identify prospective customers by using business directories, following leads from existing clients, participating in organizations and clubs, and attending trade shows and conferences.
  • Completes special projects upon requests, and other duties may be assigned.

 

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Required: Must possess strong customer service focus, social and interpersonal skills, active listening skills, and effective communication skills. Must be able to excel in a fast paced environment and meet time-sensitive deadlines.

Preferred: Beneficial to have strong critical thinking, persuasion, and comprehension skills. Mechanical aptitude highly desirable.  Knowledge of the composition, structure, and properties of substances and of the chemical processes and transformations that they undergo. This includes uses of chemicals and their interactions, danger signs, production techniques, and disposal methods.

 

EDUCATION

Required: Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in experience and education

Preferred: Master’s Degree or equivalent in experience and education

 

EXPERIENCE

Required: 1 year of experience in water treatment required

Preferred: 2 – 5 years of experience preferred, working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel highly preferred.

 

PAY AND BENEFITS

The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary and sales commission. The overall benefits package includes medical, vision, and dental insurance, as well as 401k with company contributions. A monthly auto allowance and expenses for overnight travel and customer activities are provided.

Zee Company - Regional Sales Manager - 11087 - Columbia, MO

Zee Company, a member company of the Vincit Group, is seeking full-time Regional Sales Manager for our Food and Beverage division. This position will be responsible for the Columbia, MO area. The Vincit Group is a single source provider with a network of eight member companies that deliver maximum efficiency through the vertical integration of chemical services, contract sanitation management, as well as automation and engineering solutions. The Vincit Group Services provides IT, finance, marketing and human resources support to the member companies. We currently have over 5,600 associates among all member companies in the organization.

Zee Company is a respected leader in engineered chemical treatment programs for sanitation, intervention, water, wastewater, and process systems with over 1,500 products available. Our clients include some of the most prestigious and well known food brands in the world, and we protect their brand names by ensuring that their products are free from bacteria that could contaminate the nation’s food supply. Privately held and headquartered in Chattanooga, Tennessee with distribution centers strategically located throughout the nation, we are a national leader in Chemical Application.

For more information on Zee Company, visit our website at http://www.vincitgroup.com/zee/

 

JOB SUMMARY

This position is the leader of a selling Team comprised of Area Managers and Specialists. This leader is accountable for achieving the Regional sales and profitability goals. The Regional Manager provides direction and leadership to the field staff while being responsible for the customer satisfaction and market share within the Regional geography. This position will lead the sales team to sell chemicals, equipment, and services to the processing industry.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Provides quality leadership for Zee’s internal and external customers in all assigned tasks, while upholding the Company’s Core Values at all times: inclusive of constructive problem solving, facilitating creative improvements, and inspiring others.
  • Leads the Area Managers and Specialists, inclusive of managing performance, coaching, mentoring, hiring and career development.
  • Proactively assume a role in developing & executing strategies to build a phenomenal sales culture and productive team that is residually paid commission by focusing on customer’s needs and retention.
  • Directs the selling activities within the Region, inclusive of resource deployment and customer interactions. Prioritizes effectively and in accordance with corporate objectives.
  • Maintains and expands customer base by counseling area sales representatives; building and maintaining rapport with key customers; identifying new customer opportunities while promoting and selling chemical products.
  • Create and sustain effective collaborative partnerships with all managers and departments.
  • Achieves regional sales operational objectives by contributing regional sales information and recommendations to strategic plans and reviews; preparing and completing action plans; implementing production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards; resolving problems; completing audits; identifying trends; determining regional sales system improvements; implementing change.
  • Accomplishes regional sales human resource objectives by recruiting, selecting, orienting, training, assigning, scheduling, coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees in assigned districts; communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, appraising, and reviewing job contributions; planning and reviewing compensation actions; enforcing policies and procedures.Answer customers’ questions about products, prices, availability, product uses, and credit terms.
  • Establishes sales objectives by creating a sales plan and quota for districts in support of national objectives. Emphasize product features based on analyses of customers’ needs, and on technical knowledge of product capabilities and limitations.
  • Co-ordination between other divisions and sister companies on bid strategy and master scheduling with vendors.
  • Resolve customer complaints regarding sales and service.
  • Participate in risk reviews, bid processes, order and projects. Drive achievement of annual and quarterly goals.
  • Completes special projects upon requests, and other duties may be assigned.

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Required: Must possess strong mechanical aptitude, customer service focus, social and interpersonal skills, active listening skills, and effective communication skills. Must be able to excel in a fast paced environment and meet time-sensitive deadlines.

Preferred: Beneficial to have strong critical thinking, persuasion, and comprehension skills. Experience with plumbing, electrical, valves and pump knowledge is highly desired.  Knowledge of the composition, structure, and properties of substances and of the chemical processes and transformations that they undergo. This includes uses of chemicals and their interactions, danger signs, production techniques, and disposal methods.  Adaptable and open to change, high energy, self-starter, hands on.

 

EDUCATION

Required: Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in experience and education

Preferred: Master’s Degree or equivalent in experience and education

 

EXPERIENCE

Required: 3-5 years of experience in a related field

Preferred: 6+ years of experience preferred, working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel highly preferred. Previous experience in the food and beverage industry.

 

PAY AND BENEFITS

The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary and sales commission. The overall benefits package includes medical, vision, and dental insurance, as well as 401k with company contributions. A monthly auto allowance and expenses for overnight travel and customer activities are provided.

The Vincit Group - Software Developer - 61071 - Chattanooga, TN

The Vincit Group is seeking a Software Developer for our office in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The Vincit Group is a single source provider with a network of eight member companies that deliver maximum efficiency through the vertical integration of chemical services, contract sanitation management, as well as automation and engineering solutions throughout the United States, Canada, and South America.

Our member companies are experts in their individual specialties. Each member company focuses on its core competency to provide maximum value to our clients. This vertically-integrated model allows us to reduce your total cost of operations more effectively than our competitors. Whether you require equipment, customized chemical support, specialized logistics and delivery, or outsourced services—including professional plant sanitation management, continuous training, facilities wastewater management, or human resources and safety expertise—our goal is to improve your business.

The Vincit Group Services provides IT, finance, marketing and human resources support to the member companies. We currently have over 5,300 associates among all member companies in the organization.

For more information on the Vincit Group, visit our website at http://www.vincitgroup.com

 

JOB SUMMARY

The Vincit Group is seeking an experienced Software Developer with a track record of authoring, high-quality software, and enjoys working in a team oriented environment. Qualified candidates will work with the latest tools and technologies using C#, .NET 3.5/4.0, ASP.NET (MVC), IIS, Windows Communication Foundation (WCF), Visual Studio 2010/2012, Windows Server 2008, TFS, MS SQL Server, and SharePoint Server 2010/2013. The ideal candidate will work as part of a talented and collaborative team functioning in an agile methodology. This position requires a candidate that is self-disciplined, motivated and wants to make a difference.

Database Management and Administration (Secondary)

A secondary role is Database Administration. Will be responsible for implementing data models, database designs, data access methods and table maintenance routines.  Resolves database performance and capacity issues, along with other technical issues.  May also manage replication and other distributed data approaches. Also responsible for maintaining and monitoring the data systems to ensure they meet organizational requirements. Participate in on-call support responsibilities and off-hours maintenance windows to accomplish upgrades, problem resolution and other activities to support business needs.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

    • Work with IT members and business users to develop, configure and maintain Business Applications.
    • Administer security for various applications such as BI systems, HRM and ERP systems.
    • Responsible for database administration tasks.
    • Create and maintain business reports and help explain contents and use of reports to end users.
    • Logical and Physical design of OLTP and OLAP databases.
    • Proactively maintain and update relational, dimensional databases and cubes
    • Implement and support application and database issues as they arise
    • Responsible for application and web development
    • Collaborate with the IT team to complete projects
  • Completes special projects upon requests, and other duties as assigned.

 

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Required:

  • Minimum 2 years of experience with SQL Server 2008/2008R2/2012.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience working with BIDS, MS SQL Server Data Tools, SQL Management Studio and Visual Studio.
  • Experience with systems development lifecycle, scrum, agile, etc.
  • Must be skilled in SQL, T-SQL and scripting.
  • Understanding of database normalization, indexing.
  • Must have experience with .net framework 4.0 and up. Must have SharePoint 2010 In-depth experience with SharePoint Designer, Collaboration, Portals, Enterprise Search, Enterprise Content Management, Designer Workflows, InfoPath forms, SharePoint Installation and Configuration. Application security standards and best practices.
  • Experience using formal source control tools to maintain code base.
  • Experience and/or comfort working in a fast paced, team oriented, Agile/ Iterative development environment.
  • Thorough understanding of Technology & Development Lifecycle. Strong understanding of Multi-Tier Database-driven systems. Strong understanding of Object Oriented Programming. Strong understanding of ASP.NET, C#, VB.NET, SQL Server, AJAX, JavaScript, JQuery, CSS Strong documentation and project management skills
  • Knowledge of Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA), its principles, and patterns at enterprise level.
  • Experience in data modeling techniques and knowledge and applicability of various normal forms.
  • Expertise in design/implementation of enterprise workflow systems, distributed and intranet/internet architecture.
  • Experience and knowledge of multi-tier and cross-platform architectures.
  • Experience with architecting enterprise solutions based on web services.
  • Experience in developing of IT architecture plans and software development methodologies.
  • Must be skilled in the advanced use of Microsoft Office applications
  • Must have excellent communication skills and be able to communicate technical ideas effectively.
  • Must have strong data profiling and troubleshooting skills.

 

Preferred:

  • Microsoft Certification (MCITP, MCPD, MCDBAl).
  • Previous experience with SharePoint, Excel Services and PowerPivot.
  • Previous experience with SSRS and SSIS.
  • Previous experience with Sage Products
  • Experience with Python and/or other programming languages.
  • Excellent communication, presentation, influencing, and reasoning skills to earn support of business leaders, technology leaders, colleagues, and vendor representatives.
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge of SharePoint 2010 & 2013.
  • Experience with Microsoft frameworks, with extensive knowledge of technical design patterns and anti-patterns.
  • Capable of building sustainable relationships with colleagues and key individuals.
  • Creativity and ability to think outside-the-box while defining sound and practical solutions.
  • Desire to take the initiative, moving projects/ideas forward with clarity.
  • Adept negotiation skills in high-pressure situations.
  • Leadership skills to indirectly lead cross-functional teams towards common solutions.

 

EDUCATION

Required: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Management or equivalent combination of experience, knowledge, skills and abilities.

 

Preferred: Microsoft certifications preferred.

 

EXPERIENCE

Required: 2 years of relevant experience

Preferred: 5+ years of relevant experience

 

PAY AND BENEFITS

The successful candidate will receive a highly competitive salary depending on qualifications. The overall benefits package includes medical, vision, and dental insurance, as well as 401k with company contributions. Paid vacation and holidays offered.

Zeco - Lab Technician - 41035 - Chattanooga, TN

Zeco, a member company of the Vincit Group, is seeking an experienced Lab Technician for an opening in our Chattanooga, TN lab facility. The Vincit Group is a single source provider with a network of eight member companies that deliver maximum efficiency through the vertical integration of chemical services, contract sanitation management, as well as automation and engineering solutions. The Vincit Group Services provides IT, finance, marketing and human resources support to the member companies. We currently have over 5,600 associates among all member companies in the organization.

Zeco has a complete research and development team that provides specialty chemical manufacturing for sanitation, intervention, water, wastewater, and process systems. Zeco has three manufacturing facilities located in Chattanooga, Tennessee, Kansas City, Missouri, and Lumberton, North Carolina. Our clients include some of the most prestigious and well known food brands in the world, and we protect their brand names by ensuring that their products are free from bacteria that could contaminate the nation’s food supply. Privately held and headquartered in Chattanooga, Tennessee with distribution centers strategically located throughout the nation, we are a national leader in Chemical Innovation.

For more information on Zeco, please visit our website at http://www.vincitgroup.com/zeco/

JOB SUMMARY

The Lab Technical position requires a general knowledge of biology and microbiology, and could even include some basic chemical analyses. The position will conduct mainly microbiology and potentially chemical and laboratory tests to assist the Laboratory Manager and Director of Technical Services in making qualitative and quantitative analyses of Zeco lab testing. The lab tech’s primary job role will be to utilize a variety of microbiology techniques to conduct testing to determine efficacy of different chemistries on a variety of microorganisms. The lab tech may also be required to help perform other duties in the lab when microbiology testing is not as burdensome. Those duties may include performing quality control on raw material and finished products. Organizing and cleaning the lab and performing testing on field samples when applicable.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

    • Support the functions of the microbiology laboratory by preparing testing material such as buffer solutions, agar plates, test tubes, sample solutions, broths and inoculating correctly
    • Assist with microbiological testing as required
    • Work quickly and efficiently and stay on task
    • Assist with materials acquisition
    • Assist in QC’ing chemical products as required
    • Support research and development projects in the laboratory.
    • Maintain cleanliness of laboratory and assist with records, samples, and equipment maintenance.
    • Prepare test solutions, compounds, or reagents for chemical laboratory personnel to conduct tests.
  • Complete additional projects as assigned.

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Required: Basic knowledge of microbiology/scientific principles and techniques and ability to work well on a team

Preferred: Any variety of lab experience

EDUCATION

Required: Associates degree with concentrations in laboratory techniques

Preferred: Bachelor’s degree

EXPERIENCE

Required: 0-2 years’ experience in industrial chemical/microbiology laboratory.

Preferred: 2+ years’ experience in industrial chemical/microbiology laboratory.

PAY AND BENEFITS

The successful candidate will receive a highly competitive salary depending on qualifications. The overall benefits package includes medical, vision, and dental insurance, as well as 401k with company contributions. Paid vacation and holidays offered.

Pro Logistics - OTR Truck Driver - 51111 - Kansas City, MO

The Vincit Group is seeking a OTR Driver for our facility in Kansas City, MO. The Vincit Group is a single source provider with a network of eight member companies that deliver maximum efficiency through the vertical integration of chemical services, contract sanitation management, as well as automation and engineering solutions throughout the United States, Canada, and South America.

Our member companies are experts in their individual specialties. Each member company focuses on its core competency to provide maximum value to our clients. This vertically-integrated model allows us to reduce your total cost of operations more effectively than our competitors. Whether you require equipment, customized chemical support, specialized logistics and delivery, or outsourced services—including professional plant sanitation management, continuous training, facilities wastewater management, or human resources and safety expertise—our goal is to improve your business.

The Vincit Group Services provides IT, finance, marketing and human resources support to the member companies. We currently have over 5,600 associates among all member companies in the organization.

For more information on the Vincit Group, visit our website at http://www.vincitgroup.com

 

JOB SUMMARY

Regional CDL Truck Driver with Tanker & HAZMAT endorsements to deliver dry van freight. The driver is responsible for the safe and timely delivery of the company’s chemical products to customers and distribution centers located in key areas to support our customer base on a Regional level. Trips will be a combination of short and long distances, the driver must comply with Department of Transportation rules and regulations while maintaining a safe work environment, and adhering to Company policies and procedures.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Pick up and/or deliver the load on time in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Apply knowledge of commercial driving and skills in maneuvering vehicle at varying speeds in difficult situations, such as heavy traffic, inclement weather or in tight loading dock areas.
  • Operate equipment, such as truck cab computers/tablet, CB radios, and telephones, to maintain contact with Distribution Manager to exchange necessary information, receive instructions, be dispatched to new location, report vehicle defects, accidents, or traffic violations.
  • Check vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
  • Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
  • Load or unload, or assists in loading and/or unloading truck ranging from 50-100 pounds, utilizing pallet jack or other equipment, and operate/maintain portable pumping units.
  • Follow all safety regulations, MSDS, and PPE requirements when working around chemicals.
  • Secure cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chain, binders, or covers.
  • Maintains various required driver logs, time and trip reports, vehicle inspection reports, and expense reports, following applicable state and federal regulations.
  • Collect delivery instructions from Distribution Manager, verifying instructions and routes. Ensure the accuracy of all shipping document is correct and provides enough information to provide for an on time and safe pick up or delivery.
  • Need to make sure of weight and proper D.O.T classification on the paperwork to insure load is legal for transport.
  • Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
  • Drive trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes to document weights and to comply with state regulations.
  • Drive trucks with capacities greater than 3 tons, including tractor-trailer combinations, to transport and deliver chemical products, and other materials.
  • Obtain receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect payment for services if required.
  • Inventory and inspect goods to be moved to determine quantities and conditions.
  • Obey traffic laws and follow established traffic and transportation procedures.
  • Services truck with oil, fuel, and radiator fluid to maintain tractor-trailer.
  • Completes special projects upon requests, and other duties may be assigned.

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Required: Must have Class A Commercial Driver License (CDL) with Tanker and Hazmat endorsements from the state of residence. Must have TWIC Card or willing to obtain. Must be able to pass all Department of Transportation (DOT) requirements, including physical and drug screen. Must be at least 25 years of age.

Preferred: Strong leadership skills, independent thinking capability, strong organizational and planning skills, and excellent analytical and problem solving skills. Ability to handle changing priorities and use good judgment in stressful situations.

 

EDUCATION

Required: High School Diploma or equivalent; or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

 

EXPERIENCE

Required: Minimum of 2 years over the road tractor trailer experience in the last 4 years.

Preferred: Proven safety record and stable work history.

 

PAY AND BENEFITS

The successful candidate will receive a highly competitive salary depending on qualifications. The overall benefits package includes medical, vision, and dental insurance, as well as 401k with company contributions. Paid vacation and holidays offered.

QSI - Food Safety Division Manager - 21218 - Chicago, IL

QSI, a member company of the Vincit Group, is seeking an experienced Food Safety Division Manager for the greater Chicago area. The Vincit Group is a single source provider with a network of eight member companies that deliver maximum efficiency through the vertical integration of chemical services, contract sanitation management, as well as automation and engineering solutions. The Vincit Group Services provides IT, finance, marketing and human resources support to the member companies. We currently have over 5,300 associates among all member companies in the organization.

 

QSI provides contract sanitation services to the protein processing, tobacco, commercial baking, dairy, fish, pet food, snack food, and ready-to-eat food industries. Our clients include some of the most prestigious and well known food brands in the world, and we protect their brand names by ensuring that their products are free from bacteria that could contaminate the nation’s food supply. Privately held and headquartered in Chattanooga, Tennessee with distribution centers strategically located throughout the nation, we are a national leader in Plant Sanitation.

 

For more information on QSI, visit our website at http://www.vincitgroup.com/qsi/

 

JOB SUMMARY

The Food Safety Division Manager is responsible for implementing and enforcing QSI’s Food Safety programs in his or her division. This individual is the point of contact for the operations management teams in his or her division and must monitor all Food Safety metrics.  Duties of this position include conducting routine service visits and Food Safety Audits, delivering Food Safety Training, gathering data and compiling reports, attending customer business review, and providing third party audit support to QSI Clients.  Lastly, this individual will manage a team of Food Safety Area Managers in charge of overseeing all Food Safety operations in specified regions. This individual must be a highly knowledgeable Food Safety professional capable of addressing complex issues in a multitude of areas within the Food Safety field.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Provide periodic technical Food Safety training in areas such as: Steps to Sanitary Restoration, Chemical Usage, Documentation & Corrective Actions, GMP’s and any client specific regulations
  • Monitor QSI’s Food Safety SharePoint website to ensure all operations teams in assigned division are inputting metrics data in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Conduct routine service visits with assigned sites to monitor Food Safety KPIs and performance
  • Conduct biannual Food Safety audits at each facility evaluating the overall sanitation process, Food Safety documentation, and other reporting information.
  • Ensure Food Safety Documentation for each plant is audit ready for audits such as BRC, SQF, YUM, and FSA.
  • Assist in conducting trend analysis of Food Safety KPIs to identity potential issues at QSI facilities
  • Work closely with sites’ QS and USDA personnel to establish strong working relationships.
  • Design training programs and auditing services for use by QSI and customers
  • Prepare, organize and lead regularly planned Periodic Business Review meetings with QSI management and client management personnel.
  • Coach, train, and provide performance feedback to Food Safety Area Managers to ensure they are providing adequate support and working to meet career goals.
  • Other projects and duties as necessary.

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Required: Must possess strong knowledge in all Food Safety regulations required for in the processing industry. Must be familiar with GMPs and possess sound knowledge in the role chemicals play in eliminating microorganisms.

  1. Must be willing to travel extensively
  2. Must be willing to work all shifts including nights, weekends and holidays
  3. Must be willing to work in all environmental conditions that exist in food processing plants (hot, cold, loud and wet)
  4. Must maintain a professional appearance and demeanor and represent the company in a professional manner to our customers, prospective customers, managers and employees
  5. Must be able to work effectively with all levels of the organization, including client personnel, government officials, QSI management, supervisory and entry-level hourly employees
  6. Must be dependable, competent and willing to follow up on assigned tasks
  7. Must have and maintain strong organizational skills and have the ability to multi-task
  8. Must insist upon the safe work practices of all company employees assigned to their supervision
  9. Must be computer literate with experience in Microsoft Office products including SharePoint
  10. Must have excellent communication skills with the ability to instruct and/or communicate with individuals and/or groups of people including subordinate employees, peers, managers, customers and government officials
  11. Must be willing to be involved with all aspects of QSI operations
  12. Must be open and approachable with a willingness and desire to communicate with customers, Company executives and employees

 

Preferred: BRC certification highly preferred. Previous experience working BRC, SQF, YUM, and FSA audits desired.

 

EDUCATION

Required: Bachelor’s degree in microbiology, food safety, agricultural science or related field; or equivalent years of demonstrated experience in the Food Safety field.

Preferred: Master’s degree in microbiology, food safety, agricultural science or related field

 

EXPERIENCE

Required: 4 years of documented, successful working experience in food safety or other food quality assurance field

Preferred: 5+ years of experience in a Quality Assurance Management Role in a Food Manufacturing Environment.

 

PAY AND BENEFITS

The successful candidate will receive a highly competitive salary depending on qualifications. The overall benefits package includes medical, vision, and dental insurance, as well as 401k with company contributions. Paid vacation and holidays offered.

ITG - Shipping and Receiving Clerk - 31067 - Chattanooga, TN

ITG, a member company of the Vincit Group, is seeking a full-time Shipping and Receiving Clerk for our office in Chattanooga, TN. The Vincit Group is a single source provider with a network of eight member companies that deliver maximum efficiency through the vertical integration of chemical services, contract sanitation management, as well as automation and engineering solutions. The Vincit Group Services provides IT, finance, marketing and human resources support to the member companies. We currently have over 5,600 associates among all member companies in the organization.

ITG provides technical process engineering services and specialized equipment manufacturing to multiple industries throughout the world. ITG services include industrial machine design and build, process automation and integration, intervention systems, HVAC and plant cooling and heating, and process atmospheric control. They specialize in automated equipment for the lead-acid battery industry, chemical allocation systems, as well as appliance manufacturers and distribution warehouses. Privately held and headquartered in Chattanooga, Tennessee with distribution centers strategically located throughout the nation, we are a national leader in Process Engineering.

JOB SUMMARY

This position is responsible for fulfilling orders from internal and external clients. Maintaining inventory levels and determining when these levels need to be replenished is also a major function of the position.  This position is responsible for receiving and warehousing new inventory as it arrives, and keeping the warehouse organized in general. The ideal candidate will have experience inputting data and will be detailed oriented.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Fulfill orders for internal and external customers.
  • Data entry
  • Help to maintain inventory levels.
  • Receive, count, and restock new inventory in proper location when received.
  • Decide which the cheapest and/or most effective carrier to use is.
  • Close orders in X3, mainly LtL orders.
  • Create backorders for items that are not in stock.
  • Contact the carriers for pick-up to ensure timely delivery.
  • Maintain warehouse cleanliness, both inside and outside of the building.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Required: Ability to communicate effectively, strong organizational and time management skills

EDUCATION

Required: High School Diploma

Preferred: Associate’s degree or equivalent experience

EXPERIENCE

Required: 1-2 years of previous warehouse experience

Preferred: 3+ years of experience working in a shipping or receiving role in the chemical industry

 

PAY AND BENEFITS

The successful candidate will receive a highly competitive salary depending on qualifications. The overall benefits package includes medical, vision, and dental insurance, as well as 401k with company contributions. Paid vacation and holidays offered.

EIS - Process Engineer - 71020 - Rainsville, Alabama

EIS, a member company of the Vincit Group, is seeking a full-time Process Engineer for our fabrication facility in Rainsville, Alabama. The Vincit Group is a single source provider with a network of eight member companies that deliver maximum efficiency through the vertical integration of chemical services, contract sanitation management, as well as automation and engineering solutions. The Vincit Group Services provides IT, finance, marketing and human resources support to the member companies. We currently have over 5,000 associates among all member companies in the organization.

 

EIS focuses on the custom design, manufacture, and installation of specialized equipment for multiple industries. Privately held and headquartered in Chattanooga, Tennessee with distribution centers strategically located throughout the nation, we are a national leader in Process Improvement.

 

For more information on EIS, visit our website at http://www.vincitgroup.com/eis/

 

JOB SUMMARY

  • The Vincit Group seeks a Process Engineer for the meat and poultry industry, interested in a rewarding career. This is a position dedicated to optimizing the consumption of water, energy, man hours, and other resources used in the sanitation and production processes at customer plants served by one of our member companies, QSI. QSI is a Chattanooga, Tennessee based provider of plant sanitation services, serving many of the country’s largest food processing plants (http://www.vincitgroup.com/qsi/). Upon identifying optimization opportunities, the position would work closely with another one of The Vincit Group’s member companies, EIS, in the planning, design and execution of these opportunities. EIS is a Rainsville, Alabama based manufacturing, installation, and the field services arm of The Vincit Group (http://www.vincitgroup.com/eis/).

 

  • This position is ultimately responsible for identifying, designing and implementing simple changes to drive efficiencies into the process and deliver predictable results at our customer plants, including through automation, sanitation equipment design, production equipment design, plant layout design, and other opportunities for consolidating job functions while maintaining quality.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Analyze resources consumed in the plant sanitation process at customer sites, designing and implementing plans to improve the productivity of the sanitation process consumed
  • Optimize use of floor space, personnel, equipment, water, energy and other resources
  • Assist EIS in the food processing operations of QSI customers, in designing new customer facilities, operations and/or relocations
  • Evaluate, codify, execute and monitor resource optimization plans and procedures
  • Demonstrate the value of new procedures, equipment designs and other improvements through measurable operational and financial results
  • Clearly communicate expected results in simple terms to QSI, EIS, and customer management teams. Create and implement a process for measuring and validating results post-implementation

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS
Required:

  • Previous experience in the field of Industrial Engineering, preferably in a food processing environment
  • Strong interpersonal and teamwork skills involving ability to work effectively cross-functionally
  • Working exposure to the field of clear communication and ergonomics/human factors
  • Working knowledge and/or application of Lean Manufacturing/Management Flow Theory
  • Demonstrated track record of delivering significant financial or operational value through identifying and implementing process improvement opportunities in a production environment, including savings in inputs like man hours, power and water, and/or improvements in production yield
  • Ability to work well with others, exhibiting teamwork skills
  • A 100% customer-focused attitude

 

EDUCATION

Preferred: 4-year Industrial Engineering degree or similar technical degree or background

 

EXPERIENCE
Required:

  • 5+ years as a plant engineer, maintenance manager, plant manager, or similar position at a manufacturing business or facility.
  • Strong knowledge of the plant sanitation process
  • Plant engineer, maintenance manager, or plant manager experience in the food processing industry
  • Must demonstrate a track record of driving significant, measurable efficiencies or productivity improvements

 

Note – This position requires heavy travel as it will be servicing the needs of our national customer plant portfolio

 

PAY AND BENEFITS

The successful candidate will receive a highly competitive salary depending on qualifications. The overall benefits package includes medical, vision, and dental insurance, as well as 401k with company contributions. Paid vacation and holidays offered.