Job Details

Myerstown, PA

Full Time

Hourly

Yes

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Nutritional Labeling Specialist

Job Summary:

The Nutritional Labeling Specialist is responsible for creating and/or updating food product labels, templates, and artwork in compliance with FDA labeling laws as well as SQF guidelines. Responsible for coordinating and expediting the process flow of label requests from start to finish. Conducts monthly shelf life evaluations and maintains shelf life records.

Functional Responsibilities:

• Creates Nutrition Facts Panels for ingredients and recipes using ESHA Genesis software
• Vested accountability for labeling aspects of food safety, specifically allergen callouts, ingredient lists,dietary claims, regulatory claims, certifications, and preventive     controls
• Designs and adjusts label templates, using Label View software, to comply with CFR regulations
• Ensures branded template designs meet brand agreements and submit for approval
• Obtains finished product UPCs with check digits for entry into JDE
• Leads the Team Labeling Reviews of all new and updated labels
• Conducts monthly shelf life evaluations and maintains shelf life records

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Food Science or similar discipline preferred
• Experience with Genesis software and nutrition and working knowledge of FDA and USDA regulations preferred
• Minimum 3 years of experience in the food industry
• This position requires excellent communication and organizational skills, attention to detail and ability to handle multiple projects at once
• Must be able to work independently and professionally within cross-functional teams, including QA, Finance and Manufacturing
• Must possess good leadership and interpersonal skills