Reference : 585913

Quality Control Inspector - 5th Shift

  • Technical Production
  • United States PORTAGE
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 04/26/2021

Position description

We offer competitive pay, full medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage starting the day of employment.  Other benefits include 401(k) with company match, and a pension plan, vacation and sick time. 

To inspect parts for conformance with engineering specifications and established quality standards.


This position inspects parts for conformance with engineering specifications and established quality standards. The purpose of this position is to support plant's manufacturing areas by conducting in-process, final, start-up, and incoming inspections. Responsible for ensuring that the products meet customer standards. Safe and successful operation of various measuring equipment (comparators, thickness gauges, rules, rheometer, and tensile tester) is required. Responsibilities: Ensure that items are being inspected in the appropriate order so that the customer requirements and shipments are met. Perform various inspection duties. Reject all products and materials that fail to meet quality expectations. Document inspection outcomes by completely detailed reports and performance records. Assist with work order management and tracking of production. Audit manufacturing processes. Inventory control and management of product. Provide directions to manufacturing operators on acceptability of product. Communicate with manufacturing, engineering, set-up, and other support groups for purpose of troubleshooting nonconforming product. Prepare and maintain accurate documents and reports as needed. Accurate documentation including QAD transactions. Accurately follow documented procedures. Accurate recording of information. Work in a safe, clean, and efficient manner. Other jobs assigned by supervisor.



  • High School Diploma or Equivalent


  • Strong team player
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Previous Quality Control experience is preferred but not required


Additional Requirements

Physical Demands:

  • Physical demands include walking, standing, bending, pushing and pulling of objects, lifting and moving objects (weighing up to 40 lbs.)
  • Able to push, pull, and lift 25 lbs. on a regular basis


The 5th Shift schedule runs for 12 Hours on Saturday and Sunday from 10:30 am – 10:30 pm, with a paid lunch plus two 8 hour shifts during the week on 2nd shift from 2:30 pm - 10:30 pm on Monday and Tuesday evenings.

At Saint-Gobain, Safety is our #1 Priority! Saint-Gobain's Life Sciences Medical Components manufacturing facility in Portage, Wisconsin is a custom silicone medical component manufacturer and leading supplier of co-developed polymer solutions to the medical device industry.

Who are we ?


If you want to reshape the world and discover your greatest potential, Saint-Gobain provides one-of-a-kind opportunities for innovative problem solvers. We're one of only two companies in the world that is consistently recognized as both a Top Global Employer and a Top 100 Global Innovator, but Saint-Gobain's remarkable story and culture of innovation begins with a team of nearly 200,000 creative, diverse, and passionate team members collaborating across the globe. We are committed to our mission to improve lives because, every day, we witness the enormous impact of our efforts on the world around us. Saint-Gobain's innovations touch almost every major industry around the world. Within its Life Sciences division, teams are solving critical problems for customers who are getting life-saving medical devices to the frontlines of healthcare, discovering essential medications, and nourishing and connecting the world through consumer, industrial and electronics applications. As one of the world's leading producers of high-performance polymer products, we improve lives by making simple experiences better and being there in life's critical moments. Our team members recognize that we all create the environment for people to succeed, with a culture built on respect, open and honest communication, and honoring our commitments to our customers and each other. And at the heart of our culture, we've learned working together makes good ideas, great ones. With a legacy dating back more than 350 years, Saint-Gobain offers employees the stability and security of a leading Global 500 corporation while operating like multiple small and agile startups, where entrepreneurial spirit, pioneering teamwork, and bold, forward-thinking ideas pave new paths. Every team member is encouraged to develop and leverage their unique expertise and strengths to make the greatest impact on the company and our end users. At Saint-Gobain, you're empowered and equipped with countless opportunities and resources for professional development. You will find the support you need to create a vison and roadmap for your career, and make that vision a reality. Invent yourself at Saint-Gobain Life Sciences, and together, we'll create a better life.

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