Nissin Foods (USA) Co., Inc.

  • Quality Control Chief Superintendent

    Job Locations US-PA-Lancaster
    Job ID
    Quality Assuarance/Regulatory
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    QC Chief Superintendent ensures smooth operation by directing and / or overseeing the work of Quality Control Superintendents and Quality Control Technicians involved in evaluating incoming raw materials, products during the production process to ensure that it meets product standards and maintains processes and procedures established by Nissin Foods. Develops and conducts the quality control procedures and, analyzes the data from inspection reports. Resolves quality problems as they are revealed through inspection procedures and pursues continuous improvement opportunities.


    Essential Functions-Job Duties: The following duties are considered essential to the job.  Qualified individuals must have the ability to perform the following duties.


    • Oversees raw material testing, finished good, labeling and packaging.
    • Reviews daily quality audits of plant practices, lab and soup blending process especially in the areas of incoming raw materials, products during the production process, packaging and documentation.
    • Conducts daily inspections of outgoing shipments for accuracy and finished goods quality (proper pallet stacking, stretch-wrapping, etc.)
    • Processes hazardous generated in laboratory.
    • Ensures that required quality and food safety standards are continually improved to meet the product standards, current and future customer and regulatory requirements.
    • Performs detailed investigations of non-conforming product deviations and customer inquiries, determines root causes and monitors corrective actions put in place for effectiveness.
    • Participates in quality improvement programs and makes recommendations to management for process improvements.
    • Develops and conducts required laboratory procedures for raw materials, products during the production process and packaging.
    • Demonstrates knowledge of Safe Quality Food Standard (SQF) and HACCP and, enforces Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP).
    • Demonstrates knowledge of Food Science and Engineering as well as fundamental knowledge of food packaging materials.
    • Confers with other superintendents to coordinate operations and activities within or between departments.
    • Provides daily direction and leadership to employees on the assigned group (or team). Especially, utilizes the Quality Control Lead in the most effective manners to pursuit and fulfill the responsibilities.
    • Carries out Superintendent responsibilities in accordance with the Company policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include training employees; assigning and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
    • Performs other related duties as assigned by management


    Education: Bachelor of Science degree in Food Science, Food Engineering, Chemistry, Nutrition or related fields and 3 years of related field experience; or equivalent combination of education, experience and training. 


    Knowledge: Quality Control, Quality Assurance, Safe Quality Food Standard (SQF), HACCP, Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), the functionality of various raw materials, packaging materials, production scale food operations, and food related laws and regulations preferably in FDA.


    About Us


    Since Nissin's entry into the US in the 1970's, our flagship brands, Cup Noodles and Top Ramen have held a fond place in US pop culture even before ramen became the trendy dish it is today.  It started in post-World War II Japan amidst dire food shortages and inspired our founder, Momofuku Ando, to invent instant ramen in 1958.  In order to continue this legacy of innovation, we're looking for noodle lovers who have a passion to disregard the status quo, seek continuous growth and love being part of something special.

    • We want to cultivate a company culture that keeps people excited about our mission and thoroughly engaged.
    • Place the right people in the right positions and provide the resources to help them in their current positions while setting them up for success to grow into future roles.
    • Offer competitive pay and benefits since we want everyone to work to live (and not the other way around).We invite you to join in our mission to evolve how people think about instant ramen, expand its appeal and be a part of this $4 billion global company that was built from a simple block of noodles.  


    Nissin Foods (USA) Co., Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.


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