Quality Assurance Inspector - 1st Shift

Arlington, TX, USA Req #511
Monday, April 5, 2021

We're Not Just in the Packaging Business–We're in the "Wow" Business

Pregis is Hiring!
 

Why Join Pregis North America?

It’s an exciting time to work for Pregis! We are constantly innovating and continue to serve the needs and be a strong partner to our customers. We empower our employees to operate in a socialized environment and welcome diversity of thought. Pregis LLC (www.pregis.com) is a leading manufacturer, marketer and supplier of innovative protective packaging products and solutions to a variety of industries. Pregis’ Private Equity partner is Warburg Pincus, together focused on investment in growth. The Company’s broad product offerings provide protection to meet customer needs in three segments: inside the box, surface protection and mailing and bagging solutions.

 

We are focused on growth; the company has grown in the last 5 years by “Wowing” its customers. Pregis has experienced significant growth organically and through acquisition, expanding our capabilities to meet customer needs and enhancing our ability to deliver value in a rapidly changing environment.

 

Privately PE owned, with nearly 2,300 employees in 24+ North American facilities and additional manufacturing operations across Europe. Our reach continues to increase with the growing global demand for a strong protective packaging partner, working through a strong network of distributors, fabricators and converting partners with support teams ready to provide industry leading service.


Pregis is seeking experienced Quality Assurance Inspector to join our team at our brand new facility in Bethel, PA!


Job Summary



Reports to the Quality Manager. Responsible for maintaining continuous product quality during production and guide workflow by monitoring packaging work force’s quality inspections and packaging process. Performs quality inspections at regularly prescribed intervals and documents accordingly across multiple production lines. Helps employees in the department perform their duties correctly. Helps TMS converting team operate at or above designated run speeds.




Job Location


Arlington, TX



Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

  • Perform and document hourly inspections and run profile retain samples per TMS Standard Operating Procedure (SOP).
  • Monitor mailer production, including packaging, for defects and inaccuracies per TMS quality standards; correct and report any non-conformities and initiate hold procedure when needed.

  • Train Packers on TMS Quality Assurance (QA) SOP; regularly conduct audits to ensure quality inspections are being performed.

  • Work with Packaging Coordinators and Operations to resolve issues per TMS QA SOP.

  • Communicate effectively with upcoming shift to ensure smooth handoff; keep open dialogue with staff to minimize delays.

  • Help to identify raw material defects, captures relevant information (lot codes, samples, etc.) and forward to Quality Manager.



Required Education, Experience and Qualifications



  • At least two years’ experience with Quality in a manufacturing environment preferred

  • Education: High School Diploma or credentialed equivalent in English & Mathematics.

  • Must be able to communicate verbally in English (Spanish bilingual preferred)

  • Strong organizational skills: ability to delegate, plan, and schedule accordingly

  • Ability to read a ruler, scale, and micrometer

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with a focus on quality

  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing; ability to understand detailed written and/or oral instructions including basic mathematical skills

  • Overtime as needed daily or weekends based upon business needs

  • Working Conditions: Ability to walk or stand for prolonged periods; ability to bend, stoop, reach and lift up to 30 pounds and endure elevated temperature levels.

Our Growth Culture

We thrive in an open transparent environment where we constantly challenge our team members to share their diversity of thought by incorporating round table discussions, regular 1.1’s and maintaining a collaborative environment. 
 

Pregis Core Values

Integrity-The quality of being honest and having strong moral principles; moral uprightness.  Here at Pregis, we value our people and expect the highest quality from each.
 

Collaboration-Combination action of a group of people, especially when effective and efficient.  Pregis strives to hire people that want to win as a team.  We look for these qualities when interviewing and value the people that want to strive for the greater good!


Customer Focus-
We recognize that having a strong customer focus means having a strong contribution of overall success.  We are about putting our customers and their satisfaction first!  When recruiting for the right fit, we strive to find this quality in our candidates as a priority for both internal and external customer basis.


Innovation-
Here at Pregis, we are always innovating and keeping up with the newest technology to stay proactive within the market.  


Diversity and Inclusion


We believe in diversity of thought and bringing together other traits and characteristics that make an individual bring a unique experience to Pregis.  We strive to foster an inclusive environment where behaviors and social norms ensure people are welcome.


Affirmative Action/EEO Statement/Inclusion


We offer equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type based on race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. We support inclusion and believe in welcoming a collective sum of individual differences, thoughts, traits, and characteristics to represent Pregis’ culture and achievements.
 

Visit us at www.pregis.com for more information about Pregis LLC

Other details

  • Job Family General
  • Job Function General
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Arlington, TX, USA