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QA Specialist

Nitta Gelatin Fayetteville, NC
  • Expired: 8 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Nitta Gelatin a multi-site manufacturing company is seeking a QA Specialist to join our Fayetteville, NC team.

Some responsibilities include but not limited to:

The QA Specialist assists in ensuing the production operations are performing in a fashion that will best achieve the quality and corporate targets. This position analyzes the quality control lab results, the production records, and observations from the facility to ensure continual improvement of our quality management system. The QA specialist is a vital role in ensuring all internal and external standards are observed before the final product is received by the customer.


  • Performs regularly scheduled ISO, GMP, and HACCP audits and facility inspections
  • Audits production procedures, records and activities for conformity and accuracy

  • Reports nonconformances to responsible parties
  • Assists in creating and maintaining the food safety and quality systems

  • Review sanitation activities and collect sanitation documents


  • Assists in training all production employees on GMP and CCP procedures, as required
  • Performs training validation for operators and lab technicians

Customer Support

  • Assists in investigating causes for customer nonconformances and implementing of corrective actions

Production Support

  • Assists in the evaluation of new process equipment, new process chemicals or new process procedures.
  • Assists in the purchasing of production supplies
  • Performs operator training validation as required

QC Laboratory

  • Trained on standard test procedures in Lab and available for Lab Technician vacation relief.
  • Evaluates new lab equipment, new lab chemicals or new/updating lab procedures
  • Reviews and maintains calibration records
  • Assist in lab result evaluation and review

  • Other duties assigned by QA Manager


  • Food Industry experience is required.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science discipline (Food Science, Microbiology, Biology, Chemistry, etc) or 5 years equivalent experience
  • Working knowledge of GMP, HACCP, and ISO 9001 or GFSI audit schemes (Preferably FSSC22000)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, and Powerpoint).
  • Minimum 1-3 years experience in QA/QC function at a food manufacturing facility
  • 2 weeks per year (10days) required travel

NO Phone Calls Please

Nitta Gelatin is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Nitta Gelatin

Why Work Here?

Join the Team with over 100 Years of Excellence This year, Nitta Gelatin celebrates its 100th anniversary as a global leader in the collage

Over 100 Years In the Industry In 2018, Nitta Gelatin Inc. celebrates its centennial anniversary as a trusted supplier of superior gelatin and collagen products to the global marketplace. Named for its founder, Chojiro Nitta, Nitta Gelatin traces its roots back to a small gelatin and glue manufacturing facility in Osaka, Japan. Through an unwavering dedication to customer service and emphasis on innovative technologies, Nitta Gelatin Inc. has expanded its footprint, with multiple production and R&D facilities across the globe. Nitta Gelatin North America + Vyse Gelatin Nitta Gelatin NA, located in Morrisville, North Carolina, serves as the North American headquarters for the company. Nitta Gelatin NA has been providing the highest quality food, pharmaceutical & technical gelatins to the North American market since its establishment in 1979. As part of the Nitta Gelatin, Inc. group, we specialize in the production of bovine, porcine and fish gelatins and collagen peptides, for use in a variety of applications including food, nutritional, pharmaceutical, cosmeceutical & technical. Utilizing our technical expertise and over a century of know-how, we provide our customers with leading-edge R&D, exceptional technical service, and consistently high-quality products. We expanded our product portfolio and capabilities in 2016, with the addition of Vyse Gelatin to the Nitta Gelatin, Inc. family. Based out of Chicago, Vyse Gelatin joins us with over 90 years of experience in the gelatin and collagen peptide industry, along with custom blending technologies to meet even the most unique customer specifications. Nitta Gelatin welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment, assessment and selection process. Please contact Human Resources if you need an accommodation at any stage during the process. Nitta Gelatin will make written information and other forms of communication accessible, upon request.


4341 Production Drive, Fayetteville, NC
Fayetteville, NC