Quality/Production Supervisor

J & L Fiber Services, Inc.

Federal Way, WA

Are you a self-driven professional who has a skill for leading others and maintaining quality standards?

Deciding on your next employer is not a decision to be made lightly. But if you want to work on the front lines of development, shaping the field as you go, keep reading to see what we have to offer!

Our winning team is built by continuous investment in skills development, leadership and well-being. As a global company, we offer many career paths to suit individual needs and aspirations. Apply your expertise as a Quality/Production Supervisor in Federal Way, Washington.

Valmet is currently looking for a Quality / Production Supervisor. Our vision for this position is to lead and promote the development, implementation, execution, and continuous improvement of effective quality systems in addition to training and implementation of plant safety & environmental policies. The Supervisor will be accountable for the process of continuous improvement as it applies to the Quality Management System (QMS), the Environmental Manage System (EMS), and the Health and Safety System (OHSAS). Perform and maintain calibration systems of tools/equipment (in-house and external calibration service). Maintains training program for in-plant procedures and divisional specifications. Follow up with root cause analysis regarding customer complaints, time reporting errors, accidents, in-plant losses, and manufacturing overruns will ensure continuous improvements with our products and processes.

If you would like a rewarding position with a leading global developer and supplier of services and technologies for the pulp, paper and energy industries, this position would be a great fit for you. Valmet professionals around the world work close to our customers and are committed to moving our customers’ performance forward – every day.


To excel in the role you should have a solid understanding of the business environment. You will balance a desire to support and work closely with customers along with your passion for development of cutting-edge products. You will work with members of the production team to ensure that quality standards are being met, and proper procedures are followed throughout the process.

To succeed in this role you will need

A bachelor’s or associate degree with at least five (5) years of Quality Leadership experience in a manufacturing environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience, we welcome your application. Quality Green/Black Belt Certification is also highly desirable, as well as proven experience with ISO9001, and OHSAS 18001, and EMS systems.

We offer

We offer a challenging work environment that values innovation and suits development-minded people who enjoy working in a fast-paced and dynamic setting. Includes a generous wage and benefits package that includes a 401k with company match as well as company-funded pension.

Please note that any offer of employment is contingent upon a background check and pre-employment physical and drug screen.

Additional Information

Delivering competitive technologies and services is what we do best. At Valmet, we continue to push forward and develop ourselves, concentrating on technology, services, sustainability, local presence, and our people.

To be included in the recruiting process, please apply directly with us online.

When everything works together

Valmet is where the best talent from a wide variety of backgrounds comes together. With 17,500 professionals around the world, we are the leading global developer and supplier of technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. Our commitment to moving our customer's performance forward requires creativity, technological innovations, service know-how - and above all, teamwork. Join the team! www.valmet.com/careers

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