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Quality Manager III


McCormick & Company, Inc., a world leader in the spice, flavor and seasonings industry, is seeking a full time Quality Manager III. This new hire will work in FMC Plant, located at 11102 McCormick Drive in Hunt Valley, MD. The Quality Manager will report to the Plant Manage and QA Operations Director. 

With more than $5 billion in annual sales, the Company manufactures markets and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavorful products to the entire food industry – retail outlets, food manufacturers and foodservice businesses. We create differentiating flavors consumers prefer with unmatched quality, science, innovation and service. Every day, no matter where or what you eat, you can enjoy food flavored by McCormick. McCormick makes every moment and meal better

As a company recognized for exceptional commitment to employees, McCormick offers a wide variety of benefits, programs and services. Benefits include, but are not limited to, tuition assistance, medical, dental, vision, disability, group life insurance, 401(k), profit sharing, paid holidays and vacations.




Under the general supervision of the Plant Manager and QA Operations Director, provides leadership at the Flavor Manufacturing Center (FMC) for the development, implementation, and administration of the Quality Control function to ensure product safety, integrity, and conformance with respect to customer, Divisional, Corporate and regulatory requirements. This position is a member of the FMC Plant Leadership Team and Divisional QA team leadership to formulate and execute a strategic quality plan for the business. Responsible for managing vendor quality programs that impact the facility, as well as customer complaints through root cause analysis. Provide leadership to develop and implement food safety program, e.g., HACCP, GMPs, Pest Control, Recall, Food Allergen and Environmental Monitoring. As a member of the Plant Leadership Team, requires comprehensive understanding of the concepts and principles within their own functional area and also requires knowledge of these elements in other relevant functional areas in order to participate in the resolution of issues that have an impact beyond the area or impact multiple areas.



  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field (quality, research, product development, etc.)
  • 10+ years of functional/leadership experience
  • Demonstrated skills and consistent results in quality department leadership
  • Strong leadersihp experience with demonstrated success in managing multiple projects and people
  • Understanding of how all areas of the plant and warehouse interact to contribute to the business and to meet customer's expectations
  • Basic commercial awareness as it relates to competition 
  • Extensive knowledge of HACCP, auditing, SSOP's, GMP's, FDA, OSHA, Quality Systems and Plant Sanitation.


McCormick & Company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.


As a general policy, McCormick does not offer employment visa sponsorships upon hire or in the future. 




United by flavor. Driven by results.

As a McCormick employee you’ll be empowered to focus on more than your individual responsibilities. You’ll have the opportunity to be part of something bigger than yourself—to have a say in where the company is going and how it’s growing.

Between our passion for flavor, our 130-year history of leadership and integrity, the competitive and comprehensive benefits we offer, and our culture, which is built on respect and opportunities for growth, there are many reasons to join us at McCormick.