Metal Detector

Apr 29 2024
Sun Noodle |Honolulu|Full Time, $16.00 / hour
Job Description

The Metal Detector is a member of the Production and Quality Assurance team. Under the direct supervision of the Production Manager and Quality Assurance Associate(s), ensure company and customer quality standards are met. Conduct quality tests, perform inspection checks, calibrate equipment, and communicate test results. This position helps ensure that all department duties are accomplished and support Sun Noodles’ corporate Quality and Food Safety initiatives by executing food safety, and quality plans to ensure compliance with regulatory and company standards.


  • Performs quality control audit checks for raw material, ingredient, and finished product integrity
  • Inspects incoming raw material packaging and ingredients for compliance
  • Inspects new and revised raw material packaging artwork for compliance, collects production and initial shipment retention samples, and reports vendor non-conformances
  • Conduct product shelf-life studies and maintain a product retention program
  • Other tasks as assigned

Specific Tasks

  • QA Analysis of finished products: water activity, moisture, yeast, mold, TVC
  • Daily environmental monitoring of the facility (including ATP swabbing, allergen verification, TVC, and certain pathogens)
  • Maintaining lab supplies and equipment
  • Data entry and filing of daily logs
  • Perform daily equipment calibration
  • Oversee daily pre and post-operation activities at assigned location
  • Work with other QA technicians on the floor to verify processes, including the monitoring of temperature during the production process


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Interest and willingness to learn about food safety, quality, and regulatory issue
  • Ability to be adaptable and flexible
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently with instruction
  • Detail-oriented and possess organizational skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Confident and adaptable personality with excellent customer service
  • Able to communicate and work with others in a team setting
  • Basic computer skills, familiar with Microsoft Office products, Adobe, etc.


Bilingual Preferred– Preferred Languages: Japanese, Filipino, or Chinese