food safety specialist


Food safety specialists organise processes and implement procedures to avoid problems with food safety. They comply with regulations.

Scope notes

Includes people performing activities at the point of sale.

Alternative label

  • senior food safety specialist

  • food scientist

  • HACCP compliance manager

  • food compliance manager (food safety)

  • technical manager for food safety

  • food safety advisor

  • assistant food safety specialist

  • food safety consultant

  • food quality controller

  • food safety controller

  • food hygiene specialist

  • food production quality controller

  • food safety monitor

  • trainee food safety specialist

  • food safety technician

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database:


Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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