Tetra Pak® has an opening for an experienced FPS (Food Protection Support) Associate, to fill a rewarding and challenging role that allows freedom with accountability while working directly with our team of Service Technicians, Engineers and customers.
The role will include 70-80% travel, and interface with the FDA. This position will report in to FPS Team Leader in Panama City, Panama.
To be successful in the FPS Associate role, one must have an understanding of both Aseptic Technology and Microbiology.
Tetra Pak® provides learning opportunities in technical areas, as well as service and sales career growth. This position provides a strong foundation and continuing career opportunities for many positions within the company.
In addition, Tetra Pak® offers :
Opportunities to work in International teams and / or projects
Opportunities to apply for positions in other countries for short term or permanent assignments
Main Responsabilities :
Interact with customers to ensure Quality needs are met. This includes managing discussions with clients to ensure expectations are aligned.
Provide food safety and end-product quality advice, guidance and expertise to customers and colleagues to ensure that the customer consistently achieves and improve agreed end-
product quality levels
Proactively develop own competence in Aseptic Technology
Lead troubleshooting activities; implement corrective and preventative actions
Interact with and assist Aseptic Performance Support group, as needed
Provide to our customers training related to Aseptic Technology and Quality Assurance / Control
Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree in Microbiology, Chemistry, Food Engineering, or similar
Experience in the food industry is a plus
Strong knowledege of Aseptic Technology, Microbiology or Food Science
Familiarity of FDA Regulatory Landscape
Proficiency with MS Office® Suite
Proficiency in English (written and verbal skills)
Travelling 70-80% Required
Strong communication skills, customer focus, adaptable and problem solving skills.
Please submit your application online no later than September 24, 2019. This is a local position based in Panama City, Panama.
Relocation will not be offered for this position. Tetra Pak is not sponsoring visas or career migration for this position.