A large company in West Asheville is looking for a candidate with quality technician experience to support their team. Excellent hourly pay structure. High-performing team.
The selected candidate is responsible for the sampling and testing of a non-woven production line, helping to ensure a quality product, maintaining a safe work environment and achieving desired key performance measurements. Testing includes but not limited to strength, thickness, weight, absorption, appearance and other similar tests. Interpretation of results with regard to specification limits and reporting of results is required. Responsible for various computer databases and reports.
Makes subjective determinations based on visual appearance of materials.
Performs required testing and reviews testing results and determines compliance to specification limits and retest limits. Reports results ensuring that production is aware of any out of limit conditions.
Assists with the collection and preparation of micro test samples.
Tests and determines usability of raw materials. Releases raw material.
Prepares and coordinates trial runs including interface with Production, Process Engineering, Product Development and Sales/Marketing.
Maintains records and charts using statistical techniques for analysis.
Using computer input database, manipulates data is required for most parameters using MS office software.
Monitors and calibrates all testing equipment to ensure all parameters are set to required settings. Troubleshoots any non-compliances.
Trains fellow team members on testing equipment and procedures.
Maintains housekeeping expectations. Conducst housekeeping audits and reports findings.
Achieves key performance measures, safety and quality.
Participates on Lean Manufacturing/Process Improvement teams.
Performs all tasks in a safe manner. Complies with all safety rules.
Participates as backup to shift technician and microbiologist.
Performs any other duties as required by supervisor/manager.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
Two or more years of laboratory experience or six months working in a nonwoven manufacturing environment.
Excellent computer skills with high competency in MS Office
Knowledge of SAP, APS, WMS preferred
High school diploma or GED equivalent with some college or advanced experience or training preferred
Must be a team player
Excellent communication skills, written and oral
Ability to work independently as needed
Express Office: Asheville
1979 Hendersonville Road
Asheville, NC 28803