Reference : 580083

Quality Inspector Assistant

  • Technical Production
  • United States
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 08/03/2020

Position description

Under the direction of the Quality Assurance Manager, the Quality Inspector Assistant will perform the quality duties as listed below and any other duties assigned to the individual as needed.  The main purpose of this position is to assist the Quality Inspector and the secondary purpose is to assist production when 5 to 6 lines or less are running.



  • Ensure safe work environment in plant
  • Demonstrate active preventive engagement in EHS through preforming STOP Observations and safety/environmental reporting
  • Identify, eliminate, and / or communicate any unsafe conditions
  • Complying to all PPE requirements
  • Comply with all CertainTeed Siding and EHS Policies
  • Maintain and improve cleanliness of assigned working areas
















  • Be able to understand and communicate what a good quality part is
  • Abide by all ISO 9001 and 14001 procedures
  • Ensure that product packaging specifications are followed
  • Must have working knowledge of all measurement tools/gauges and testing equipment in the QC lab
  • Able to find work instructions, deviations, drawings and procedures in LiveLink documentation system
  • Knows the proper procedure for red tags
  • Complete in-process checks (visual, fit and function, dimensional, color, impact and nitrogen)
  • Communicate quality related concerns to production and appropriate managers in a timely manner
  • Complete quality forms, report logs, and maintain document filing system
  • Ensure that dispositions are completed on all red tagged product


  • Be an active team member of one or more chartered teams

Manufacturing Support

  • In situations where the plant is running < 5 to 6 machines will support manufacturing by running production lines, handling color checks, printer trouble shooting, label printing and color changes as needed
  • Processes rework, grinding and 5S as needed




  • High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED)
  • 2 to 5 years business experience
  • Basic computer skills
  • Works well independently

Who are we ?

Through the responsible development of innovative and sustainable building products, CertainTeed, headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania, has helped shape the building products industry for more than 110 years. Founded in 1904 as General Roofing Manufacturing Company, the firm's slogan "Quality Made Certain, Satisfaction Guaranteed," inspired the name CertainTeed. Today, CertainTeed is a leading North American brand of exterior and interior building products, including roofing, siding, fence, decking, railing, trim, insulation, drywall and ceilings.

A subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest and oldest building products companies, CertainTeed has more than 6,300 employees and more than 60 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada.

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