Food Safety Professional Profile: Jennifer Williams

“I enjoy sharing information and experience in the name of food safety and thrilled when my aid can positively impact more than one organization” What is your name? Jennifer Williams What is your job title? Founder and CEO What organization do you work for? QuickQuestion – Food Safety and Quality Support Services and Consulting What […]

Food Safety Professional Profile: Jason Belmonte

Hello readers! This week we have another interview with food safety professional Jason Belmont, an inspector from Westwood, MA. Thanks Jason for taking the time to answer these questions for our readers who are interested in the profession. “My passion and willingness to learn is ultimately what landed me my first position. If you are […]

Food Safety Professional Profile: Shelby Calvillo

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Food Safety Jobs Make the News!

Dear FSCG Readers: I have been neglecting my amazing audience for some time now. It’s been a combination of having been burnt out, the pandemic, having no motivation, and all around just hitting a slump. But I have missed writing and connecting with all of you. Since it’s a new year, I hope to get […]

How Will New Technology Affect Food Safety Jobs?

According to the USDA Economic Research Service, agriculture, food, and related industries make up about 22 million jobs or 11% of total U.S. Employment. Together these industries contributed $1.053 trillion to the U.S. gross domestic product (GDP). Manufacturing of food, beverages, and tobacco made up about 1% or approximately 2 million jobs. Food service, eating, […]

What are the Acronyms in Food Safety Job Posts?

If you have been searching the job boards for jobs in the food industry, you may have noticed the alphabet soup of acronyms that are being used. Every industry has their own jargon that’s pretty well understood by people already working in the field. If you are coming from a different field or are a […]

Will the Space Force Need Food Safety Inspectors?

Whether you support the idea or not, it appears the Space Force is becoming a reality. When I first heard about this, I didn’t think it was going to come to fruition. However, I was perusing the jobs boards of the federal government ( and decided to type in “space force” into the keyword search […]

How Long Does it Take to Become a Food Safety Inspector?

Being a food safety inspector is a very important, interesting, and noble job. It’s apparent to me that many people are interested in this field by the interested I have generated through this blog. Some may be new to the field or may be working in the food industry but want to transition roles. I […]

Money Bites: 6 Simple Ways to Save Money

Although this site is focused on career advice in the food safety industry, I occasionally write about other topics that I’m interested in such as personal finance, education, and travel. I first became interested in personal finance while I was digging myself out of my own debt hole. I was being crushed under thousands of […]

Does CEPH Accreditation Matter for Your MPH Program?

The public health field is booming thanks to a mix of chronic health issues, a global pandemic, and a desire to work in public service. People are flocking to undergraduate and graduate public health programs to better educate themselves in preparation for entering the work force. You may have noticed that some public health programs […]