Merced, CA 95340 US
We are now hiring a Quality Coordinator to join our team in Merced, CA. If you are detail-oriented, have great work ethic - APPLY NOW!
Job Title/Job Code: Quality Assurance Coordinator
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Reports to: Quality Manager
Shift: Day Shift
Pay Rate: $21/hr
Summary: As a Quality Coordinator, you will be responsible for implementing quality management strategies. You will also be responsible for inspecting raw materials and stocks. You should ensure that the inspection complies with the quality standards and regulations.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Inspect products on the manufacturing line for flaws or defects.
Test items by analyzing size, weight, chemical composition, and components.
Experiment with products to determine the reliability and if it will withstand wear and tear.
Improve upon materials and parts used in the production process.
Ensure the production process meets industry standards.
Create reports of quality control tests and analyze the data to determine if any changes in the production process are necessary.
Develop and implement quality improvement activities and policies.
Develop educational materials.
Provide external customer support.
Develop and maintain a system for outcomes measurement.
Determine if program is achieving its goals.
Develop performance improvement targets for quality, service, and efficiency.
Implement systems to ensure that services conform to regulatory requirement.
Conduct surveys to solicit feedback.
Perform statistical analysis and data analysis.
Assist with quality control audits.
Investigate, monitor, document and report on quality of care and service issues.
Implementing quality improvement strategies
Documenting various quality control policies.
Setting the organization s goals.
Examining raw materials and finding defects in them, if any.
Suggesting improvements in the materials.
Monitoring all the product processors and procedures.
Performing quality checks and tests.
Analyzing statistical data as and when required.
Experimenting with products to determine their durability.
Reporting all the quality control tests in comprehensible reports.
Performing quality controls audits.
Resolving any issues and discrepancies.
Working in collaboration with the team members.
Complying with the rules and regulations of the company.
Conduct quality training sessions and workshops if required.
Lean/Six Sigma Fundamentals
Process Technical mastery
Statistical Process Control
Coaching & Developing Talent
Inspiring & Motivating Others
Associate's or Bachelor s degree in business or relevant technical field from an accredited college or university, or two (2) to three (3) years of relevant experience working in a manufacturing environment.
Work Experience and/or Skills:
A minimum of five years experience in a manufacturing environment with knowledge of plastics, extrusion, injection molding, or packaging required.
Significant technology background and/or minimum of a 2 year degree in a manufacturing technology area.
Six Sigma Green Belt Certification is preferred.
Experience in basic quality tools, ASQ certification preferred
Food Safety training is preferred but not required (SQF, HACCP).
Strong communication skills to interact with customers and team members.
Ability to lead investigations that can have a significant impact.
Must be able to work flexible hours in order to support a 24 hour workforce.
Proficiency with MS Suite products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio etc.) required. Background in Minitab preferred. Background in Microsoft SharePoint preferred.
Use basic digital imaging software and digital camera interface for documentation. Willingness and ability to quickly learn custom applications in MRP, and complaint management.
Certifications & Licenses:
Physical Requirements: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Must be able to move and/or lift up to 50 pounds occasionally
Frequently standing, walking and sitting
Frequently required the use of hands to finger, feel, reach or handle machinery
Frequently bend, stoop and reach
Visual Acuity (VA)
Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
Moderate working conditions
Exposure to variable noise levels
Often exposed to moving mechanical parts