General Inspector Metals
Olive Branch, Mississippi, US
Job ID: 11704
Estimated Travel: 0%
Talent Area: Manufacturing
Ardagh Group is a global leader in glass and metal packaging solutions, producing packaging for the world's leading food, beverage and consumer care brands. Ardagh Group has a truly global presence. We operate 109 glass and metal manufacturing facilities in 22 countries, employing approxmately 23,500 people and have global sales of approxmately US$8.2 bn.
At Ardagh we have a reputation for innovation; pushing the boundaries of what's possible, pioneering new production methods, new design techniques and new ways to recycle and save energy. The unprecedented growth of our business has been driven by our unrivalled expertise, obsession with quality and commitment to continuous improvement.
We strongly believe that the success of our business depends on the success of our people. We strive to create working environments where our employees feel valued, can work to their full potential and where their achievements are celebrated. We are creating an exciting future for Ardagh that is built on our core values of trust, teamwork and excellence and we have opportunities in a wide variety of disciplines across our organization.
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The General Inspector is responsible for performing types of inspection as assigned within the plant including gauge and instrument inspection of materials goods in process and finished product. KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES Understands and complies with position related safety SOPs and work instructions especially for LockoutTagout Chemical Handling Machine Guarding Housekeeping SQF and Personal Protective Equipment.
Monitor the production process at prescribed intervals to inspect the process product characteristics according to established quality control procedures. Inspect inprocess and finished product with the use of prescribed laboratory equipment gauges and instruments and compares the results to the established specifications read and record various process data into prescribed forms or charts Verify through inspection and tests the adherence to established specification of incoming materials inprocess product and finished product including packaging. Generate action which will prevent the use of materials in the process that do not meet and conform to established specifications or have not been approved for usage.
Verify that only approved materials labels etc. are used in the process. Inform maintainers and supervisors of specific quality problem and suggest possible causes or facts which will aid in their corrections and assist production personnel whenever possible. Perform routine checks and maintain test equipment through preventive maintenance programs prescribed by the Quality Control dept.
Keep working area clean and orderly. Direct and assist in sorting segregated and questionable material that is out of specifications. Perform detailed visual inspection where considerable judgment is required to determine quality of product and limits are not clearly defined.
Examine product remove defectives and place acceptable product back into line. Record related data as required. Maintain color standards and prepare run standards.
Perform gauge maintenance gauge verifications gauge RandR. Validate printer changeoverslabel changes. Ensure standards are in place and can meets requirements.
Validate date codes and UPC. Validate line clearing at label changes. Perform cameralight tester verification.
Includes making test cans Find HFI cutoffs. Perform resampling and product segregation. Perform additional quality checks as required or directed.
Perform internal audits of quality checks. Operate equipment and assist production as directed. KNOWLEDGESKILLSEXPERIENCE Familiar with Personal Protective Equipment Mechanically inclined familiar with hand tools Familiar with proper handling of chemicalssolvents. Ability to use and understand gauges measurement tools Experience in a production environment preferred Minimum 1+ years experience in a quality role Basic computer skills Detailed oriented KEY JOB COMPETENCIESPHYSICAL DEMANDS Able to stand for a long duration of time Able to bend over and rotate body repeatedly Able to lift 40 pounds pushpull up to 75 pounds Exposure to heat cold vibrations odorsfumes and loud noise Able to visually differentiate colors Willing and able to work overtime weekends holidays and night shifts if needed
Our Vision and Values
The people that make up Ardagh Group share much more than a strong brand and an excellent reputation. We each share a common vision: to be the preferred packaging partner to the world's leading brands. We will achieve our vision by delivering customer innovation, providing an inspirational environment for our people and creating sustainable value for our business through its growth and development.
Ardagh Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.