Vacancy for Quality Control Assistant Manager | PepsiCo

Vacancy for Quality Control Assistant Manager | PepsiCo

Position : Quality Control Assistant Manager

Company : PepsiCo

Location : Kosi, Uttar Pradesh, India

Job Description :

About Us:
Join PepsiCo in our mission to ensure the quality and safety of our products. As an Assistant Manager in Quality Control, you’ll play a pivotal role in maintaining our high standards and fostering a culture of quality at our green field plant in Kosi, Uttar Pradesh, India.


  • Startup and Stabilization: Lead the vertical startup and stabilization of our new green field operation, ensuring the quality of shift operations.
  • Quality Assurance: Maintain and enhance quality systems while supporting food safety initiatives within the plant. Deliver consistent, high-quality, and safe products in line with PepsiCo standards.
  • Compliance: Take responsibility for SOX compliance in the i2C process and assist control owners. Support compliance with statutory requirements, including FSSAI and Weights and Measures act.
  • Consumer Feedback: Analyze consumer complaints and take appropriate action, sharing reports with the Quality Control Manager.
  • Team Development: Train and develop Quality Control Operatives, monitor their performance, and conduct performance appraisals.
  • Quality Management Systems: Implement PeQMS and monitor the Waste Utilization Rate (WUR).
  • Agro Coordination: Collaborate with Agro for potato quality.
  • Quality Culture: Build a quality culture within the plant, ensuring the right quality product is delivered on time.
  • Quality Review: Conduct weekly quality review meetings with the Site leadership team and drive agreed-upon action points.
  • Collaboration: Coordinate with Quality Executives and Shift In-Charges to address daily quality issues and implement best practices.
  • Process Audits: Ensure monthly process audits for manufacturing lines and take actions for product quality improvement.
  • Potato Management: Support Agro Manager in potato management process, including audits of potato 3P for storage and testing compliance.
  • Continuous Improvement: Lead or support task forces for quality improvements and food safety audits.
  • FLI QA Programs: Drive implementation of FLI QA programs and support Quality Assurance Manager in driving HH pillar activities.
  • Best Practices: Reinforce best practices in Process/Packaging sections to meet targets on leakages and shortages.
  • New Product Development: Support R&D team in the timely launch of new products and initiatives.
  • Process Capability: Ensure quarterly process capability checks for all lines and work on improvements.
  • Distributor Visits: Facilitate monthly distributor visits for insights into quality issues in the market.
  • Training: Partner with HR to provide training on food safety, safety, personal hygiene, product, and packaging quality.
  • Performance Tracking: Manage the compilation and tracking of key quality performance indicators.
  • Cost of Quality: Communicate the concept of “cost of quality” to employees.
  • Retraining: Ensure quarterly skills analysis for the QA team and operatives, conducting retraining as necessary.


  • Education: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Food Technology or related field.
  • Experience: 4-6 years of experience in Quality Assurance within food manufacturing units.
  • Certifications: Experience with FSSAI, AIB, and HACCP in food processing facilities.

Join PepsiCo in upholding our commitment to quality and safety, while contributing to the success of our green field plant in Kosi, Uttar Pradesh, India. Be a part of a dynamic team and make a difference in the world of food manufacturing. Apply now!

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