North Carolina: Seeking Applications for Dairy Administrator

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The North Carolina Department of Agriculture & Consumer Service Food & Drug Protection Division is now seeking applicants for a Dairy Administrator.

This position will be responsible for management of the North Carolina Grade A Dairy Program, including enforcement of the Federal Food, Drug & Cosmetic Act, the NC Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act, the NC Administrative Code, the USPHS/FDA Pasteurized Milk Ordinance (PMO), FDA Guidance Documents and NCIMS Model Documents.  Duties include managing inspections, ratings, sample collections, investigations, compliance, and enforcement activities; monitoring and responding to complaints, recalls, potential foodborne illness outbreaks, and dairy farm and processing plant emergencies; developing and executing contracts and cooperative agreements with FDA or other entities to support Program activities; managing the Dairy Program budget; collaborating with federal, state, and local agencies, including public health, universities, dairy cooperatives and associations involved with the dairy industry; participating with the FDA Southeast Regional Cooperative Milk Safety Program and National Conference on Interstate Milk Shipments. For more information, click here.