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Sanitation Manager/Supervisor

United States
April 04, 2011
Contact Info:

Christopher M Olivarria
*** **** **. ******* ****, NJ 08752
(973) ***-****


To obtain a Sanitation Managers position in which my skills can be utilized for mutual benefit.
Food industry professional in areas of food safety, sanitation, and pest management.


Quality Sanitation, Fortescue NJ 2009-Present
Sanitation Manager
• SSOP development & implementation
• Adapted to changing market conditions
• Trained and supervised sales associates, developed training programs and senerios
• Managed cash flow, salaries, and budget needs.
• Used daily pre-operational inspections to ensure on-time starts
• Support for internal and external customer audits
• Compliance with all regulatory authorities, including USDA, FDA, FDA, HACCP

Interstate Brands Companies, Wayne, NJ 2009 - 2009

Assistant Sanitation Manager
• Managed both Receiving and Sanitation departments.
• Responsible for shift activities, ensuring that the production floor, production equipment, and related areas meet company standards of sanitation.
• Conducted regular sanitation inspections and audits of products and equipment for conformity to federal and state sanitation laws and plant standards.
• Was able to facilitate change and involve employees to continually improve manufacturing processes. Demonstrated customer focus with clear understanding of measurements to assess customer acceptance.
• Compiling reports regarding regular inspection, sanitation violations, and taking steps taken to resolve deficiencies.
• In depth knowledge with regards to HACCP, FDA, labeling law and Kosher requirements. Re-constructed CIP/COP systems.

Michael Foods Inc., Lenox, IA 2007 - 2009
Sanitation Supervisor
• Created a MSS in which the plant can utilize.
• Supervised over 40 Sanitation employees.
• Reduced 90% of overtime within first two weeks of employment.
• Managed our plants CIP and COP systems. Reduced cost overall within the sanitation department. Significantly reduced turnover on a 3rd shift.
• Created all new SSOP’s, GMP’s and revised our HACCP program.
• Updated SAP system along with numerous training programs.
• Worked and inspected with QC QA and our USDA plant inspectors on a normal basis.
• Took own Microbiological, ATP, sponge, and ready swabs.

Bakery Express of Southern California LLC, Fullerton, CA 2005 – 2007
Sanitation Supervisor
• Revamped and maintained a new Master Sanitation Schedule.
• Operated our Sanitation Crew efficiently with AIB training. Monitored the auditor’s inspection activities and written reports to promote consistency and accuracy between auditors.
• provided the necessary training, guidance and direction to the Sanitation crew in order that they maintain a knowledge level and understanding that will allow them to perform their jobs effectively.
• Managed the development and presentation of sanitation, GMP, and food safety training programs/materials to operating units.
• Managed the auditing of the facility to ensure compliance with existing sanitation, GMP, and food safety programs, as well as the corresponding government regulations.
United States Air Force- Services Career Field, Edwards, CA 2001 - 2005

Military Public Health Inspector/Facility Supervisor
• Inspected numerous Food Facilities.
• Inspected the use of chemicals and the proper storage.
• Followed up on cleanliness of facilities.
• Maintained accurate documentation.
• Assisted operations in technical issues such as food safety and other regulatory compliance.


• B.S. Food Science 2002-2008
o HACCP Certified
o Completed numerous AIB correspondence courses and seminars.
o Completed AIB Food Plant GMP/Sanitation Workshops.
o Completed HACCP training. Military Sanitation training.
o Chemical use workshops.
Military structured Experience.
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