Saint-Gobain Quality Inspector Assistant in Mcpherson, Kansas
Quality Inspector Assistant
Under the direction of the Quality Assurance Manager, the Quality Inspector Assistant will perform the quality duties as listed below and any other duties assigned to the individual as needed. The main purpose of this position is to assist the Quality Inspector and the secondary purpose is to assist production when 5 to 6 lines or less are running.
Ensure safe work environment in plant
Demonstrate active preventive engagement in EHS through preforming STOP Observations and safety/environmental reporting
Identify, eliminate, and / or communicate any unsafe conditions
Comply with all PPE requirements
Comply with all CertainTeed Siding and EHS Policies Maintain and improve cleanliness of assigned working areas
Be able to understand and communicate what a good quality part is
Abide by all ISO 9001 and 14001 procedures
Ensure that product packaging specifications are followed
Must have working knowledge of all measurement tools/gauges and testing equipment in the QC lab
Able to find work instructions, deviations, drawings and procedures in LiveLink documentation system
Knows the proper procedure for red tags
Complete in-process checks (visual, fit and function, dimensional, color, impact and nitrogen)
Communicate quality related concerns to production and appropriate managers in a timely manner
Complete quality forms, report logs, and maintain document filing system
Ensure that dispositions are completed on all red tagged product
- Be an active team member of one or more chartered teams
20%: Manufacturing Support
In situations where the plant is running< 5 to 6 machines will support manufacturing by running production lines, handling color checks, printer trouble shooting, label printing and color changes as needed
Processes rework, grinding and 5S as needed
High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED)
2 to 5 years business experience
Basic computer skills
Works well independently
Other Physical Requirements: Vision (Near, Distance, Color, Peripheral, Depth Perception) Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) (Hearing, Foot, Sight and Head Protection)
Typical plant working conditions: fast-paced environment, seasonal temperatures, noise levels, dust, and moving machinery.
CertainTeed LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, was founded in 1904 as a roofing manufacturing company. Today, CertainTeed® is North America’s leading brand of exterior and interior building products, including roofing, siding, fence, decking, railing, trim, insulation, gypsum and ceilings. Headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania, CertainTeed Corporation, employs more than 5,700 employees across more than 60 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada.
The McPherson plant was built in 1971 to manufacture extruders and other equipment and was a part of the Machinery Division of CertainTeed. Over the next 15 years, the plant transformed from an equipment maker to injection molding operations responsible for manufacturing pipe fittings, fence, window and electrical components. In 1990, Cedar Impressions® Polymer Siding was invented as a result of the vision for a new siding product and a collection of great minds working together. Since its inception, the product has set CertainTeed apart from our competitors. The McPherson plant has grown from 5 molds in 1990 to 28+ molds in 2023 and will continue to expand its production capacity and automation capabilities.
Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.
Quality Inspector Assistant
Location: Mcpherson, Kansas
Posting Date: 01/24/2023
Job Code: USA04787
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