Quality Technician I


Marshall, NC

Model the Printpack Core Values:

Treating People Right, Caring About What We Do, Being Focused on How We Achieve Results, and Doing What We Say We Will Do!

The Quality Tech understands and applies standard operating procedures, test methods, manufacturing instructions, lab practices and the Quality Management System to ensure that inspection and test methods are carried out in a carefully controlled manner to produce quality products and retain customer satisfaction.

Job Description

This position rotates functions between Inspection, Quality Testing, and Packing tasks as defined below:

Inspect sample bags, verify the number of slits, punches, quad-vents, and video jet markings.

Inspect 100% of product and pack out per specification.

Communicate with previous and current shift operators, Quality Technicians, and lead regarding ongoing safety, process, or machine issues.

Shutdown the machine if the operator is not available and bags are defective.

Verify that all product is manufactured in accordance to documented specifications, and meets/passes all internal and external quality requirements.

Ability to operate test equipment, and to perform test methods according to procedure and specification.

Accurately assess test results and disposition product according to results.

Attentive to details and accuracy in job performance. Ability to perform computer data entry functions.

Participates as a team player who respectfully communicates, shares knowledge and cooperates with other team members. Document inspection activities and material traceability on Inline Sheets and within the Converting Database.

Ensure product meets all work order requirements, quality, customer and internal specifications.

Perform material testing per specification, record test results and disposition material as pass/fail per results.

Train new and existing packers and inspectors on processes and procedures included in the Quality Management System – primarily those related to test methods and the inspection function.

Identify Non Conforming Material, communicate findings, and process paperwork to accurately track, identify, and quarantine product according to procedures.

Complete NCMR’s Monitor process control and process conditions to ensure processes are operating within approved and validated criteria.

Understand and complete accurate work in computer database programs .

Participate in safety improvement programs/projects including BBSOs and 5S events /responsibilities including work area cleaning.

Additional Job Description

Required Knowledge, Experience, Skills

Must understand and read basic instructions

Basic math skills

Good hand-eye coordination and the ability to quickly sort finished product.

Must be able to lift up to 25 to 50 lbs.

Prolonged standing is part of the normal routine.

Strict compliance with personal hygiene standards.

Ability to participate as a productive team member.

Ability to work weekends and OT as necessary

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with high speed packing machines

Computer experience

Work Environment:

Indoor, climate controlled plant environment

Concrete floors

Physical Demands:

Required to wear safety glasses, hairnet, uniform, and steel toe safety shoes



Repetitive motion




Ability to stand for the entire shift.

Education/Experience Requirements Required

High School Diploma or GED equivalent.

Printpack is proudly an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment. Embracing diversity enhances our work culture and is vital to our success. We do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/parental status, genetic information, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, disability, marital status, military or veteran status or affiliation, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.

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