Quality Technician

As part of the Quality Management Team, you will be responsible as a Quality Technician to carry out routine tasks accurately which include sampling, testing, measuring and analyzing EGGER Products by following strict methodologies that are specified in the relevant Standard for Particleboard Manufacturing. The Quality Technician will use a variety of analytical and precision measuring instruments and shall communicate any irregularities by seeking advice of senior colleagues or management. 

 

City: Lexington   Contract Type: Full-time     Job-Code: 1739   Department: Quality Management  

 

Schedule: 12-hour rotating, swing shift, 7AM-7PM & 7PM-7AM

Starting Wage: $17/hour plus $3 shift premium 

 

 

Responsibilities

  • Work safely in a material testing environment, maintaining excellent housekeeping whilst following appropriate safety, environment and risk management systems.
  • Understand and follow quality procedures to meet the requirements of quality standards relevant to the workplace. 
  • Perform product tests following specified methodologies, such as Standard Operating Procedures. 
  • Demonstrate technical competence in the use of specified insturmentation and analytical equipment, including calibration where required. 
  • Produce reliable, accurate data and keep accurate records of the work undertaken and results within the organization's systems. 
  • Maintain an orderly and administrative section for the department, including analysis, interpretation and evaluation data and identifying results that require further investigation. 
  • Communicate testing information appropriately, including the use of Quality Data Analysis systems, either digital or paper based. 
  • Recognize problems and apply appropriate methods to identify causes and achieve solutions. 

  • Participate in continuous performance improvement. 

  • Develop and apply theoretical knowledge of relevant science and technology required for the job role. 

  • Understand the business environment in which the company operates including personal role within the organization, ethical practice and codes of conduct. 

 

Qualifications

  • Good communication skills. 
  • Teamwork. 
  • Attention to detail.
  • Well organized and efficient. 
  • Adaptability & flexibility. 

 

Benefits

  • Excellent benefits package including comprehensive health insurance, dental and vision insurance.
  • 401K retirement plan with company match.
  • Paid time off and paid holidays.

 

 

Your Contact

Jessica Ostroska, HR, T 336-843-7152

About EGGER

Founded in 1961, EGGER GROUP is a more than $3 billion privately-held, family-owned company comprised of more than 10,000 associates. With 19 production plants worldwide, and the 20th plant that just started production here in Lexington, EGGER is a global leader in the manufacturing of wood-based materials for the furniture and interior design, flooring and building products industries. The company’s extensive and value-added product range, including raw particleboard, laminates, Thermally Fused Laminate (TFL), edge banding and laminate flooring can be found in countless private and public spaces worldwide.


Nearest Major Market: Lexington