Quality Inspector- 6th Shift (7pm- 7am)
Req #: JR - 000048
Location: Marion, NC US
Job Category: Quality
Date Posted: 6/17/2019 9:11:09 AM
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Position: Quality Technician Filling/Packing Operations
The Quality Technician is a Salaried Non-Exempt position which contributes to our mission of saving and sustaining lives by ensuring our products and packaging meet stringent quality standards through a variety of sampling, testing and analytical processes.
Essential Job Duties :
Perform scheduled line checks which include verifying the correct filling equipment and production supplies are being used, the filling equipment is assembled correctly, the settings are appropriate and the batch signage is correct.
Collect samples and verify container, components and over-pouch meet quality standards, verify the accuracy & legibility of the print and check for indications of leakage
Examine and verify that the packaging equipment's performance meets quality standards
Test and confirm that the equipment is passing/failing batch information
Transport samples to and from work area with a Powered Industrial Truck (PIT)
Document and initiate the exception process if exception is encountered using the Production Operations Management System (POMS) to research and provide details
Record checks and the result into POMs
Enter exception data into a spreadsheet for trending and reporting purposes
Participate in the validation process for new equipment, equipment changes and new processes by performing product testing and reporting on the results
Notify the supervisor and take appropriate action if any safety, quality or discrepancy issues occur
Learn, understand and apply rigorous quality standards, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP)
Sustain a clean and safe work area using 6S principles including maintaining and securing provided tools
Can include working in a Class I, Class II, Class III or Class IV Controlled Environment which may include the following dress/gowning requirements: safety glasses, ear plugs, hairnet, beard cover, isolation mask, gown, hood, boots or shoe covers and gloves.
There is constant or intermittent noise and vibration
This position involves working around moving equipment, machinery and conveyors.
Must be at least 18 years of age
Must have basic English written and oral communication skills adequate to communicate with other team members
Understand verbal and written safety and quality instructions and read and comprehend written work instructions including words and drawings
Must be able to perform basic mathematics
Proficient in how to use measurement tools (Caliper, Micrometer, Ruler, etc.) as well as basic hand tools
Possess or be able to obtain Worksaver Operator Certification
Requires the ability to stand/walk continuously throughout the shift.
Lifting and carrying up to 35 pounds occasionally throughout the shift.
Normal visual acuity is necessary including the ability to distinguish colors.
Must be able to squat, climb, reach above shoulder level, reach at or below shoulder level, kneel, twist and bend at the neck, twist and bend at the waist and balance
Other Duties as Assigned Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. Overtime is worked as required.
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