Claim your profile

In order to claim your profile, we need to send an email to the email address you used when you created your SkillPages account. This will contain a unique link to claim your profile. We have sent the email to:


If you don't have access to this email account then please contact the team.

Sterzinar - Sanitation Supervisor - Augusta, ME, USA

Michael Sterzinar

Augusta, ME, USA


Sanitation Supervisor


I have held all positions in this field to include 3rd Party Audits, AIB and HACCP programs.

Work History

Sanitation Manager


From May 2012

Responsible for master plant maintenance schedule. Supervise 6-8 hourly employees. Make weekly sanitation schedule, monitor PPE, handle employee training in chemical use, haz-mat issues, maintenance protocol. Produce weekly sanitation reports, perform weekly plant inspections, identify maintenance issues, ensure QA documentation is accurate and complete. Assure plant operations maintain superior sanitation rating. Input to management for capital expenditure on new or replacement equipment and modifications affecting plant production. Carry out GMPs, enforce safety policies, foster good lines of communication.

Maintenance/Tooling Specialist


June 2011 - February 2012

Responsible for all building maintenance issues including electrical, plumbing, air systems/overhead cranes, and hydraulic systems throughout physical plant. Equipment maintenance/repair on plant working equipment, forklifts, cranes, and fleet of 10 vehicles. Small tool repair, welder repair, parts replacement. In charge of job box/job trailer stocking with required equipment for field jobs, inventory recording, confirming working condition of equipment. Repaired equipment in the field, ordered parts, performed inspections, conducted preventative maintenance. Maintained tool crib, issuing equipment as needed. Monitored inventory on all field jobs, physical plant, scheduling services and interacting with vendors.

General Manager of Operations/GMP Compliance/Consultant


September 2010 - December 2010

In addition to duties similar to Oregon Ice Cream, responsible for implementing a more efficient production operation in manufacturing. Focus involved setting up a maintenance department to include facility upgrades in electrical, water, and sewage/waste water.
Created and implemented an equipment and vehicle preventative maintenance program.
Developed and received approval for budgets, BOMs for all capital projects and facility upgrades.
Established a tool crib for maintenance department, for efficiency working on all projects throughout the facilities.

Sanitation/Maintenance Manager/Consultant


April 2010 - September 2010

Directed and trained sanitation/maintenance technicians in cleaning production equipment and preventative maintenance and repairs, oversaw/coordinated product changeovers. Responsible for staffing needs.
Conducted safety, sanitation, maintenance and equipment inspections on a daily schedule.
Maintained documentation required by regulations. Worked with outside vendors to ensure compliance.

Sanitation Supervisor


December 2006 - March 2010

Primarily responsible for the sanitation procedures, and proper equipment operation. Met GMP guidelines. Presented, implemented and designed a master sanitation schedule. Managed effectiveness of existing cleaning and sanitation programs. Wrote and implemented new improvement procedures. Managed and monitored chemical inventory, wastewater and plant effluent. Working knowledge of CIP systems. Conducted equipment and facility inspections. Wrote and organized communication food safety documentation.
Certification in GMP's, HACCP, and SSOP's. AIB certification, computer proficiency.
Silver rating of 83% increased to Superior 98.7%. Sanitation audits. Addressed issues with USDA inspectors.

Plant Manager/Production Supervisor


December 2005 - December 2006

Primarily responsible for the production personnel and designated departments. Oversaw plant safety policies, determined staffing needs, identified training needs. Set expectation levels. Tracked/monitored labor efficiencies, overtime, quality control and production scheduling.


Operations Manager


February 2003 - December 2005

Responsible for all tasks associated to manufacturing

Plant Supervisor/Assistant Facilities Supervisor

February 2003 - January 2004

full time 2004-2005)

Quality Control Manager/Plant Production Supervisor


March 2003 - May 2005

References and Additional Information Provided on Request

Qualifications & Certifications


Mission College,Santa Clara

Production Management and Planning

Mission Community College

Is this your profile?

If this is your profile, then you can claim it now and log into your account.

We will need to verify your account and email address before you can log in. To claim your profile now, please use the 'Claim Profile' button below.

Skillpages has been acquired by! is pioneering the way people find local services. Skillpages is the world’s premier directory of service providers.

Find out more

Are you sure that you want to leave?