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Quality Assurance/Quality Control Assistant

Nippon Shokken U.S.A. Inc.

West Sacramento, CA, USA

Job Type

Full-time, Weekdays



Mandatory Qualifications

Interns must be 16 years old by June 10th, 2024. River City High School students must have completed at least one course in one of WUSD’s Career Technical Education Pathways. View qualifying courses here. Yolo High School and Washington Middle College students must have a recommendation form filled out by a teacher or counselor. All participants must have also viewed an online informational session about the internships offered by the Home Run team. If you were unable to attend a scheduled session, you may listen to the full recording here (audio starts at 2:25).


To do a daily inspection for products, raw materials, and packaging with microbial testing, sensory testing and document checks in accordance with food-related regulations such as FDA, CDPH, and so on. All of the jobs will be taught by our specialists and you may be able to do some of them by yourself if you learn well and can do it completely. It is an attractive job for people who are interested in food-related jobs

About the Business

Let's make America tastier together with Japan's No. 1 Sauce Company! Nippon
Shokken U.S.A. is the leading sauce and seasoning manufacturer in Japan, and trying
to expand the business more in the US

Preferred Abilities


Learning outcomes

  • Food safety principle

  • Food inspection methods

  • Team building

Special Project

At this point, it seems that there is no specific project to complete, however, the
circumstances of the company are always changing and a project may occur as

Additional Information

You will intake food ingredients via sauces and seasonings such as teriyaki sauce and
tempura batter mix. Any food allergies will affect the job because a sensory test
requires an inspector to taste it.

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