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Oregon Tilth is seeking a Certification Officer for our Processing/handling certification program.
Oregon Tilth is a fast growing non-profit that offers organic certification services both nationally and internationally. This immediate opening is specifically within our processing/handling department. The Certification Officer’s responsibility is to evaluate operations for compliance with the standard(s) to which certification is being requested. This includes assessing new applications requesting certification, reviewing inspection reports from on-site operation visits, mid year changes to the clients operation etc. In addition, the Certification Officer works to ensure the client service experience is positive. Clients must receive certification services in a timely manner that meets their needs as well as the organization’s needs. In addition to client compliance work in assessing reports, the Certification Officer may also include some inspection work and travel to operations to verify compliance.
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Job Specification and Qualifications
This position is full time, exempt, salary ranges based on experience. Telecommute option is available as Oregon Tilth is very supportive of telecommuting employees. This position requires at minimum a B.A. degree or higher in food technology or related field or equivalent work experience. Applicants should be proficient with computer skills, have experience in a professional office environment or quality assurance and have hands on experience in agriculture or food processing.
To Apply: Please send resume and cover letter by May 15th, 2015 to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to Oregon Tilth, 2525 SE 3rd Street, Corvallis, OR, 97330.