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We’re building much more than a company.
We’re building a culture and a community.
Our goals go beyond bottom lines, and that means reading beyond resumes when it comes to who we invite to join us.

Vincit is a national enterprise operating in many different sectors of the American economy. Across our 8 member companies, we offer employment in a number of professions including chemical innovation, engineering, sales strategy, sanitation management, and fabrication.

What’s your passion?

Zee Company - Food and Beverage - Area Manager - 11095 - Fresno, CA

Zee Company, a member company of the Vincit Group, is seeking full-time Area Sales Manager for our Food and Beverage division. This position will be responsible for the California Region. 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
The Area Manager for Food & Beverage plays a direct role in ensuring customer satisfaction by servicing a majority of the existing Zee accounts in his or her area. This includes ensuring Zee products are performing as expected, chemical allocation equipment is performing properly, and responding to any other customer inquiries as necessary. This Area Manager also contacts prospective customers to sell chemicals, equipment, and services to the processing industry. He or she writes and reviews analyses, and contact customers to recommend products and services. Attempts to resolve problems encountered with customer’s products and services.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
•Service existing accounts by planning by calling on existing customers (e.g. QA managers, food safety managers, plant managers, etc.) and providing 100% customer service on a daily basis
• Monitor ongoing service of the account including visits during sanitation operations; which will oftentimes be after normal business hours.
• Resolve customer complaints regarding sales and service.
• Identify prospective customers by using business directories, following leads from existing clients, participating in organizations and clubs, and attending trade shows and conferences.
• Instruct customer sanitation crew on proper chemical usage and provide training classes to the sanitation crews when necessary.
• Completes field reports covering sanitation concerns, plant status and employee safety.
• Establishing new accounts by planning and organizing work and travel schedules to call on existing or potential customers (e.g. QA managers, food safety managers, plant managers, etc.).
• Proactively networking with key industry contacts to build long-lasting business relationships.
• 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.
• Prepare sales contracts for orders obtained, and submit orders for processing.
• Maintain customer records, using automated systems.
• Monitor customer preferences and utilization to determine focus of sales efforts and appropriate stock levels.
• 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. Ability to travel ≥75% of the time (mostly by car) to visit customers and work with distributors throughout sales territory. Ability to work nights (2nd or 3rd shift) with sanitation crews to provide product training and service.

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: Post-secondary education preferred.

EXPERIENCE
Required: 1-3 years of previous sales experience.

Preferred: 1-3 years of experience working in chemical, sanitation, food protection, food manufacturing or related field. 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.

Apply now!

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.

Apply now!

QSI - Food Safety Area Manager - 21272 - California

QSI, a member company of The Vincit Group is seeking an experienced Food Safety Area Manager for the Livingston and Petaluma, CA area. The Vincit Group is a single source provider with a network of nine member companies that deliver maximum efficiency through the vertical integration of chemical services, contract management, as well as automation and engineering solutions. The Vincit Group Services provides IT, Finance, Marketing and Human Resources support to the members companies. We currently have over 5,000 employees among all member companies.

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 customers 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 Area Manager is responsible for implementing and enforcing QSI’s Food Safety programs in his or her assigned plants. This individual is the point of contact for the operations management teams in his or her area 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 reviews, and providing third party audit support to QSI Clients. 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 area are inputting metrics data in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Conduct routine service visits with assigned sites to monitor Food Safety KPIs (Deviations, NRs, Micros) and performance
  • Conduct quarterly 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.
  • Prepare weekly reports such as Service Visit Logs, Audit Tracking, & Plant Summaries
  • Other projects and duties as necessary.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Required: Must possess basic 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.

  • Must be willing to travel extensively
  • Must be willing to work all shifts including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to work in all environmental conditions that exist in food processing plants (hot, cold, loud and wet)
  • Must maintain a professional appearance and demeanor and represent the company in a professional manner to our customers, prospective customers, managers and employees
  • 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
  • Must be dependable, competent and willing to follow up on assigned tasks
  • Must have and maintain strong organizational skills and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must insist upon the safe work practices of all company employees assigned to their supervision
  • Must be computer literate with experience in Microsoft Office products including SharePoint
  • 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
  • Must be willing to be involved with all aspects of QSI operations
  • 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: 2 years of documented, successful working experience in food safety or other food quality assurance field

Preferred : 5+ years of experience in a Quality Assurance Specialist or Technician 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, 401k with company contributions. Paid vacation and holidays offered as well.

Apply now!

QSI - Food Safety Area Manager - 21295 - Utah

QSI, a member company of The Vincit Group is seeking an experienced Food Safety Area Manager for the Tremonton and Moroni, UT area. The Vincit Group is a single source provider with a network of nine member companies that deliver maximum efficiency through the vertical integration of chemical services, contract management, as well as automation and engineering solutions. The Vincit Group Services provides IT, Finance, Marketing and Human Resources support to the members companies. We currently have over 5,000 employees among all member companies.

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 customers 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 Area Manager is responsible for implementing and enforcing QSI’s Food Safety programs in his or her assigned plants. This individual is the point of contact for the operations management teams in his or her area 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 reviews, and providing third party audit support to QSI Clients. 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 area are inputting metrics data in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Conduct routine service visits with assigned sites to monitor Food Safety KPIs (Deviations, NRs, Micros) and performance
  • Conduct quarterly 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.
  • Prepare weekly reports such as Service Visit Logs, Audit Tracking, & Plant Summaries
  • Other projects and duties as necessary.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Required: Must possess basic 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.

  • Must be willing to travel extensively
  • Must be willing to work all shifts including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be willing to work in all environmental conditions that exist in food processing plants (hot, cold, loud and wet)
  • Must maintain a professional appearance and demeanor and represent the company in a professional manner to our customers, prospective customers, managers and employees
  • 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
  • Must be dependable, competent and willing to follow up on assigned tasks
  • Must have and maintain strong organizational skills and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must insist upon the safe work practices of all company employees assigned to their supervision
  • Must be computer literate with experience in Microsoft Office products including SharePoint
  • 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
  • Must be willing to be involved with all aspects of QSI operations
  • 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: 2 years of documented, successful working experience in food safety or other food quality assurance field

Preferred : 5+ years of experience in a Quality Assurance Specialist or Technician 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, 401k with company contributions. Paid vacation and holidays offered as well.

Apply now!

QSI - Operations Area Manager - 21296 - Tremonton, UT

QSI, a member company of the Vincit Group, is seeking an experienced Operations Area Manager for the Tremonton, Utah 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.

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 QSI Area Manager will be assigned to a specific geographical area and will be responsible for management of the QSI operations in that Area. This will include ensuring that sanitation operations are completed properly, safely and timely. The Area manager will ensure that the clients in the Area are satisfied and that QSI is in full compliance with customer requirements as outlined in our services contracts. The Area Manager will be responsible to ensure that QSI management and staff is fully trained and has the support that they need to complete their tasks. The Area Manager will be required to collect specific operational data and report that information to Divisional and/or Executive Management. The Area Manager will work with all levels of the organization to improve efficiencies and ensure budgetary compliance.

The Area Manager will be actively involved in the recruitment, assignment and supervision of key management and supervisors that are assigned to work at the QSI contracts in the geographical area where he/she is assigned.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Be willing to travel extensively, 75-100%
  • Be willing to work all shifts including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Be willing to work in all environmental conditions that exist in food processing plants (hot, cold, loud and wet)
  • Must maintain a professional appearance and demeanor and represent the company in a professional manner to our customers, prospective customers, managers and employees
  • Be able to work effectively with all levels of the organization, including management, supervisory and entry-level hourly employees
  • Must be dependable, competent and willing to follow up on assigned tasks
  • Must have and maintain strong organizational skills and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must insist upon the safe work practices of all company employees assigned to their supervision
  • Must be computer literate with experience in Microsoft Office products
  • 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
  • Must be willing to be involved with all aspects of QSI operations
  • Must be open and approachable with a willingness and desire to communicate with customers, Company executives and employees

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Required:

  • Must be able to travel extensively (75 – 100% Travel)
  • Will have at least 3 years of supervisor/personnel management experience in the food safety – sanitation industry
  • Will have a knowledge of sanitation processes and chemicals
  • Must be knowledgeable in safe work practices
  • Must have a verifiable history of supervisory/management experience
  • Must be legally employable in the United States
  • Will have excellent organizational skills
  • Will have excellent communication and skills
  • Will possess a high school diploma or GED (some college experience is preferred)
  • Must be drug-free
  • Will present a neat and clean appearance and will have the ability to professionally represent our Company to our Customers
  • Must be a self-starter and work productively with little supervision
  • Will have good computer skills
  • Must be able to work third shift

Preferred: 5-8 years of s of supervisor/personnel management experience (preferably in the food safety – sanitation industry

 

EDUCATION

Required: Bachelor degree in a related field.

 

EXPERIENCE

Required: At least two years of documented, successful working experience in business management and supervision of a specific workforce

Preferred: Experience in the food or protein industry in a technical position

 

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, 401k with company contributions. Paid vacation and holidays offered as well.

Apply now!

QSI - Operations Area Manager - 21297 - Livingston, CA

QSI, a member company of the Vincit Group, is seeking an experienced Operations Area Manager for the Livingston, CA 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.

 

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 QSI Area Manager will be assigned to a specific geographical area and will be responsible for management of the QSI operations in that Area. This will include ensuring that sanitation operations are completed properly, safely and timely. The Area manager will ensure that the clients in the Area are satisfied and that QSI is in full compliance with customer requirements as outlined in our services contracts. The Area Manager will be responsible to ensure that QSI management and staff is fully trained and has the support that they need to complete their tasks. The Area Manager will be required to collect specific operational data and report that information to Divisional and/or Executive Management. The Area Manager will work with all levels of the organization to improve efficiencies and ensure budgetary compliance.

The Area Manager will be actively involved in the recruitment, assignment and supervision of key management and supervisors that are assigned to work at the QSI contracts in the geographical area where he/she is assigned.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Be willing to travel extensively, 75-100%
  • Be willing to work all shifts including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Be willing to work in all environmental conditions that exist in food processing plants (hot, cold, loud and wet)
  • Must maintain a professional appearance and demeanor and represent the company in a professional manner to our customers, prospective customers, managers and employees
  • Be able to work effectively with all levels of the organization, including management, supervisory and entry-level hourly employees
  • Must be dependable, competent and willing to follow up on assigned tasks
  • Must have and maintain strong organizational skills and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must insist upon the safe work practices of all company employees assigned to their supervision
  • Must be computer literate with experience in Microsoft Office products
  • 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
  • Must be willing to be involved with all aspects of QSI operations
  • Must be open and approachable with a willingness and desire to communicate with customers, Company executives and employees

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Required:

  • Must be able to travel extensively (75 – 100% Travel)
  • Will have at least 3 years of supervisor/personnel management experience in the food safety – sanitation industry
  • Will have a knowledge of sanitation processes and chemicals
  • Must be knowledgeable in safe work practices
  • Must have a verifiable history of supervisory/management experience
  • Must be legally employable in the United States
  • Will have excellent organizational skills
  • Will have excellent communication and skills
  • Will possess a high school diploma or GED (some college experience is preferred)
  • Must be drug-free
  • Will present a neat and clean appearance and will have the ability to professionally represent our Company to our Customers
  • Must be a self-starter and work productively with little supervision
  • Will have good computer skills
  • Must be able to work third shift

Preferred: 5-8 years of s of supervisor/personnel management experience (preferably in the food safety – sanitation industry

 

EDUCATION

Required: Bachelor degree in a related field.

 

EXPERIENCE

Required: At least two years of documented, successful working experience in business management and supervision of a specific workforce

Preferred: Experience in the food or protein industry in a technical position

 

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, 401k with company contributions. Paid vacation and holidays offered as well.

QSI - Sanitation Site Manager - 21282 - Ottumwa, IA

QSI, a member company of The Vincit Group is seeking an experienced Sanitation Site Manager in Ottumwa, IA. The Vincit Group is a single source provider with a network of nine member companies that deliver maximum efficiency through the vertical integration of chemical services, contract management, as well as automation and engineering solutions. The Vincit Group Services provides IT, Finance, Marketing and Human Resources support to the members companies. We currently have over 5,600 employees among all member companies.

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 customers 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 Site Manager is responsible for the daily sanitation processes, budgets, and team members for an entire facility. This individual will complete various tasks prior to, during, and after the sanitation shift to. The Site Manager will work to ensure the crew and floor are ready prior to sanitation, that all crews are working in a safe yet efficient manner, and will accompany inspectors at the conclusion of the shift. This individual has direct oversight of the site’s budgets and must monitor them routinely to prevent overspending. The Site Manager will also monitor the site’s Food Safety and Safety KPIs so they are in compliance with company standards. This individual must possess strong management skills and be capable of leading a large group of hourly associates and supervisors in achieving the same overall goal.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Work with customer’s maintenance personnel pre-shift to ensure the floor is ready for sanitation.
  • Conduct group lockout training with new supervisors
  • Issue new or replacement PPE to team members as necessary.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all reporting sanitation team members and supervisors are adequately staffed, trained, and have the necessary equipment and personal protective equipment to perform their jobs safely and effectively.
  • Communicate any unusual or special sanitation requirements to necessary team members before the shift commences.
  • Ensure that all required safety procedures are communicated to, and understood by, the team assigned to his/her supervision.
  • Perform inspections of the equipment that is cleaned and sanitized by the crew assigned to his/her supervision. These inspections will be conducted before, during and after the sanitation process.
  • Inspect and approve the reporting and departure times of the entire crew.
  • Accompany customer’s QA and USDA inspectors during Pre-Op inspections.
  • Attend regular business reviews as representative for QSI Operations
  • Maintain constant line of communication with customer’s management team with regard to sanitation operations.
  • Aligns floor staffing in a manner that will ensure a timely sanitation process, and adjust staffing to accommodate short crews as necessary.
  • Responsible for completing necessary reports and communicating effectively with customer personnel
  • Monitor employees’ weekly time cards and attendance in QSI’s ADP system.
  • Maintain records of sanitation processes, deficiencies, employee training, etc.
  • May be required to perform the duties of a sanitation team supervisor if necessary
  • Administer company’s progressive discipline policy when necessary.
  • Administer group Lock Out Tag Out procedures to secure facility equipment during sanitation process
  • At times may be responsible for driving special equipment such as fork lifts or scissor lifts (upon receiving specialized training).
  • Other duties or special projects as assigned

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Required: Must possess sound knowledge of steps to sanitary restoration. Must be knowledgeable in industrial safety practices such as Lock Out/Tag Out, HAZCOMM, and other areas. Familiar with GMPs.

Preferred: Bi-lingual highly preferred (English/Spanish); Previous experience with automated time and attendance systems such as Kronos or ADP.

EDUCATION

Required: High school diploma or general education degree (GED).

Preferred: Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree; or some college courses.

EXPERIENCE

Required: 5-6 years of verifiable experience in a supervisory role within the Protein Processing industry or another heavy industry field; Or certification that individual has successfully completed the QSI Site Management Training Program.

Preferred: 6+ years of experience in the protein industry as supervisor or in a quality assurance position.

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, 401k with company contributions. Paid vacation and holidays offered as well.

Apply now!

The Vincit Group - Software Developer - 61078 - 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 5,600 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

The Vincit Group is seeking an experienced Developer who enjoys working in a team oriented environment and has a passion for creating high-quality software. The position will provide tier 3 support for back office systems, develop bug fixes and enhancements for existing software, develop new solutions, and perform administrative duties. Qualified candidates will work with the latest tools and technologies including C#, PowerShell, ASP.NET, IIS, Visual Studio, TFS, GIT, MS SQL Server, and commercial off the shelf software systems. The ideal candidate will work as part of a talented and collaborative team functioning in an agile methodology. This position requires a candidate who is self-motivated, comfortable working with end users, disciplined, dependable, and wants to make a difference.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Support application and database issues as they arise
  • 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.
  • Responsible for application and web development.
  • Create and maintain business reports and help explain contents and use of reports to end users.
  • Logical and Physical design of transactional databases.
  • Implement application and database bug fixes and enhancements.
  • 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 providing Tier 2 / Tier 3 support for mission critical back office systems.
  • Minimum 1 years of experience with SQL Server.
  • Minimum 1 years of experience working with Visual Studio.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills.
  • Experience with application development.
  • Experience troubleshooting desktop/server issues.
  • Experience with systems development lifecycle, scrum, agile, etc.
  • Experience with SSRS, Crystal and/or other report writing tools.
  • Experience with PowerShell scripting.
  • Exposure to SQL and T-SQL.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, team oriented development environment.
  • Skilled in the use of Microsoft Office applications
  • Excellent communication skills and be able to communicate technical ideas effectively.
  • Capable of building sustainable relationships with business stakeholders.
  • Creativity and ingenuity while defining sound and practical solutions.
  • Desire to take the initiative, moving projects/ideas forward with clarity.
  • Adept negotiation skills in high-pressure situations.

Preferred:

  • Microsoft Certification (Microsoft Certified IT Professional).
  • Previous experience with full application stack
  • Previous experience with SSRS and SSIS.
  • Previous experience with SharePoint.
  • Previous experience with Sage Products

 

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.

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EIS - Draftsman Internship - - Rainsville, AL

EIS, a member company of the Vincit Group, is seeking a part-time Draftsman Intern 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 5,600 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 equipment draftsman will utilize SolidWorks 3D CAD Design Software to design and develop standard equipment from initial concept to final design. This individual will work with the Engineering Department to implement the design and ensure proper operation of final assembly. The Intern will communicate and resolve design issues with the engineers, construction coordinators, technicians and third party vendors. He or she maintains a current inventory of drawings and specifications for individual components and assembly drawings. Lastly, he or she will collaborate with engineers, customers, and contractors to support installation, operation, and maintenance of systems.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Use computer-aided drafting software or conventional drafting stations, technical handbooks, tables, calculators, and traditional drafting tools, such as boards, pencils, protractors, and T-squares.
  • Interprets and ensures conformance to applicable standards and codes, as well as company policies and procedures.  Understands and utilizes more advanced software to complete assignments.
  • Confer with engineering staff and other personnel to resolve problems.
  • Draft working drawings, wiring diagrams, wiring connection specifications or cross-sections of underground cables, as required for instructions to installation crew.
  • Draw master sketches to scale showing relation of proposed installations to existing facilities and exact specifications and dimensions.
  • Measure factors that affect installation and arrangement of equipment, such as distances to be spanned by wire and cable.
  • Assemble documentation packages and produce drawing sets which are checked by an engineer or an architect.
  • Review completed construction drawings and cost estimates for accuracy and conformity to standards and regulations.
  • Explain drawings to production or construction teams and provide adjustments as necessary.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Other projects and tasks as assigned

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Required: Experience using Solidworks design software

Preferred: Experience with Solidworks PDM and Microsoft Project

 

EDUCATION

Required: Non-degreed candidates must have equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Preferred: Working on Associate’s degree in drafting and/or engineering

 

EXPERIENCE

Required: Minimum of 2 years working as a Welder/Fabricator in a plant or shop environment.

Preferred: Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.

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ITG - PLC Programmer - 31076 - Chattanooga, TN

ITG, a member company of The Vincit Group is seeking a full-time PLC Programmer for our office in Chattanooga, TN. The Vincit Group is a single source provider with a network of nine member companies that deliver maximum efficiency through the vertical integration of chemical services, contract management, as well as automation and engineering solutions. The Vincit Group Services provides IT, Finance, Marketing and Human Resources support to the members companies. We currently have over 5,600 employees among all member companies.

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, 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.

JOB SUMMARY:

The PLC programmer is responsible for designing the software that drives custom built machinery and equipment to customers’ specifications. The role requires the ability to conceptualize how a machine will function, commit the concept to a sequence of operations, develop the software, test the machine, and finally commission, start-up and debug at customer’s facility.

Position requires thorough knowledge of electrical design and engineering techniques, as well as RS Logix Software. The PLC Programmer is responsible for planning and conducting independent work requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection, application and adaptation of engineering techniques. He or she will devise new approaches to problems, prepare or modify drawings, and develop specifications for custom equipment. This will include all calculations, manuals, charts, graphs, and applicable codes adhering to normally accepted engineering standards.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Provides technical expertise on a project basis to drafters, assembly technicians and field support technicians.
  • Responsible for planning and conducting independent work requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection, application and adaptation of engineering techniques, products, procedures and criteria.
  • Devise new approaches to problems, and prepare or modify drawings, specifications, calculations, manuals, charts and graphs
  • Plan and conduct cost estimates
  • Analyze reports, drawings, tests, and other data to plan and design work.
  • Evaluate electrical systems, products, components, and applications by designing and applying knowledge of electricity, programming, and materials.
  • Confirms system’s and components’ capabilities by designing testing methods; testing properties.
  • Develops electrical products based on customer requirements
  • Researches and tests different manufacturing and assembly methods and materials.
  • Research, develop, design, and test a wide range of machinery, both as standard products and with custom features, according to requirements of individual customers.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Completes special projects upon requests, and other duties may be assigned.

POSITION REQUIREMENT(S): Specialized Skills/License/Certification

Required: Must have strong knowledge of PLCs, HMIs, and programming software. Have thorough knowledge of electrical design and engineering techniques. Have strong computer skills including: AutoCAD, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, and Outlook. Be willing travel approximately 50% during start-ups and installations. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, problem solving, critical thinking, committed team player, with strong leadership and performance management skills capable of stepping up to assure that projects are completed. Must possess the ability to multi-task and bring multiple projects to completion on time and on budget.

Preferred: Experience applying and programing Fanuc Robots a real plus. Experience with Microsoft Project and Solid Works also desired.

EDUCATION:

Required: Non-degreed candidates must have equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Preferred: Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics, Automation Technology, Electrical Controls Engineering or the equivalent.

EXPERIENCE:

Required: Have 2-5 years of verifiable work experience in Electrical Engineering, Programming, or related fields.

Preferred: 5+ years machine building, automation, integration, or other automation intensive industry sector.

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, 401k with company contributions. Paid vacation and holidays offered as well.

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