Reference : 571584

Quality Assurance Technician - 24/7 Team 2 Nights

  • Technical Production
  • United States
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 08/23/2019

Position description

Quality Assurance Technician – Team 2

12hr Shift—Nights

6:45p – 7:15a (2-2-3 schedule)

Job Summary

Compare measurements, form, fit, function, and value judgments of simple and complex parts to blueprint specifications and general workmanship standards using documents, experience, and knowledge of inspection techniques of Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Clearwater. Responsible for ensuring Good Documentation Practices are utilized throughout all quality records that are reviewed/completed/inspected/audited. May be responsible for work order review and batch order closure.



  • Compare in process and finished goods to established specifications; reports variance to Coordinator.
  • Compare first piece produced on equipment set-up for conformance to specification.
  • Write detailed inspection report in compliance with GMP standard on parts, products and processes that fail inspection; investigates scope of the failure and forward report to Coordinator for disposition.
  • Use working knowledge of inspection techniques to determine most accurate method of comparing measurements of complex parts to blueprint and specification.
  • Compare measurements, form, fit, function and value judgments of simple and complex parts to blueprint, specifications and general workmanship standards using documents, experience and knowledge of inspection techniques.
  • Utilize statistical process control where applicable.
  • Assist in orientation of new technicians and inspection processes, as necessary.
  • Assist in ensuring proper calibration of equipment and measuring instruments.


  • Maintain proper level of supplies (office and inspection) to prevent depletion. This includes reordering tasks.
  • Carry out formulated plans, policies and procedures of the department per GMP regulations.
  • Communicate with employee's any instructions or requirements as deemed necessary by the Quality Manager.
  • Must be available for shift work, when necessary.
  • Be willing to participate in training that may be conducted off-site.


  • Report safety hazards observed to EHS Coordinator.
  • Perform stock audits and other related duties as may be required.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by senior management.



  • High School Diploma or equivalent—Required
  • Quality Technician experience (2 to 4 years)—Preferred
  • Ability to follow/interpret verbal, written, oral, diagram and/or schedule form instructions
  • Ability to read reports and generate reports on productivity and efficiency
  • Ability to be highly attentive to detail and consistency


Requires walking, primarily on a level surface throughout the day.  May need to climb stairs/steps periodically.  May need to reach above shoulder heights and below the waist.  Lifting as required with proper lifting techniques up to 50 pounds on occasion.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include color vision.


This position is in a clean room and office environment where the use of personal protective equipment such as hearing protection, safety glasses, and safety shoes are mandated.  Noise levels and temperatures may vary due to areas accessed. There is some exposure to dust, fumes, and chemicals such as alcohol.

Who are we ?

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics is one of seven businesses within the Innovative Materials Sector, which is spear-heading the advancement of innovation within the Group. Performance Plastics is a recognized leader in the advanced polymer technology market with access to state-of-the-art manufacturing and research & development facilities around the world.

Through close partnerships with our business leaders, our team works to support the achievement of business goals while emphasizing the PPL values of accountability, trust, initiative, respect and helping.

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