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Dairy Compliance Officer
This position provides inspection services for dairy processing plants around the state and is a specialist in Grade A plant inspections, manufacturing plant inspections, equipment review (including pasteurizers), food safety, sampler evaluations, and truck inspections. The incumbent will provide technical assistance to plants, industry and department administrative staff and recommend general program direction to ensure compliance with applicable regulations; and need to initiate and interpret enforcement action, provide program direction by interpreting federal and state regulations and oversee program activities.
Activities include but are not limited to: answering questions in regard to PMO regulations, providing food safety guidance, teaching guest lectures on plant inspection process, helping with bulk hauler evaluations, consumer dairy product sampling, farm inspections, and lab activities.
In-state travel required, not a typical office job.