Lead QA Inspector (Groveport Facility)

Groveport, 4400 South Hamilton Rd, Groveport, Ohio, United States of America Req #1441
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
KDC is a network of best-in-class custom formulators and manufacturers of color cosmetics, skincare, haircare, bath & body, fragrance, deodorant, home, health, industrial, and auto care products. KDC delivers high-touch innovation, operational excellence, and speed to market to well-known and emerging beauty, personal, and specialty companies from coast to coast. KDC has its head office in Longueuil, Québec. In addition, KDC has 10 operating facilities located throughout North America. Altogether, the company employs nearly 4,800 talented and dedicated employees in North America.

Lead QA Inspector


  • Location – Groveport, OH
  • Competitive Wages/Salary
  • Health/Vision/Dental/401k/bonus potential!
  • Sign-On Bonuses!
  • Immediate opening


About us


KDC is currently hiring at our Central Ohio locations in both Groveport and New Albany, Ohio! Part of the KDC/One network we are a best-in-class leading producer of specialty and personal care products.  Our locations are accessible with easy commute located on RT. 33/Hamilton Rd in Groveport and RT. 161/Beech Rd. in New Albany. Excellent Opportunities with Competitive wages from entry level, semi and skilled trade positions. As an essential business we are continuing to grow our team and are excited to have you be a part of the KDC Team!


This position is responsible for:

  • Makes recommendations when evaluating product defects found during the inspection process.

  • Keeps Quality Manager informed of significant problems that arise.

  • Conducts investigation of failures, incidents and deviations to assure that root causes are identified and appropriate corrective action and preventative actions are taken and/or implemented.

  • Interacts with necessary individuals in coordinating production scheduling and related activities.

  • Assists with new product start-ups and process transfers.

  • Assures that staff receives necessary training, including that for operations, cGMPs, safety and protecting the environment.  This includes new employees.

  • Performs quality checks on an ongoing basis for proper appearance, weight, torque and identifies discrepancies and initiate resolution.

  • Routinely audits records and forms that are completed by line quality inspectors.

  • Completes all work in a manner consistent with the company’s quality system and FDA GMP regulations.

  • Assists line inspectors with daily quality line checks when needed.  

  • Other duties as assigned.


What are we looking for?

  • High school diploma/GED with proficiency in math; college courses preferred.

  • Two (2) plus years experience in quality discipline; preferably in a manufacturing environment.

  • SAP experience, desired



KDC-ONE is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, gender, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. I understand that employment with KDC-ONE Company is at-will, meaning that I or KDC-ONE Company may terminate my employment at any time, or for any reason consistent with applicable state or federal law. I understand that KDC-One requires the successful completion of a drug and/or alcohol test as a condition of employment.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Indirect
  • Groveport, 4400 South Hamilton Rd, Groveport, Ohio, United States of America