Quality Assurance Inspector

Lincolnwood, IL
May 09, 2017
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Checks filling lines and incoming packaging materials to ensure they meet specifications in a GMP manufacturing environment.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Inspection of Incoming Packaging Materials
•Sample and inspect packaging material components for kits, packaging and labeling for compliance to documented specifications.

In-Process Inspections
•Perform line clearance activities to assure that materials not suitable for current and subsequent operations have been removed.
•Verify properly documented sanitization activities.
•Verify filling/packaging equipment set-up parameters.
•Verify product released for filling/packaging; verify lot number and expiration date.
•Perform in-process material sampling and inspection activities according to sampling plan (i.e. fill weights, seal integrity, torque and visual inspection for defects).
•Monitor labeling and packaging operations, including inspecting the first unit assembled for correctness of packaging, labeling, instructions and all markings by comparing to Packaging Specifications.
•Ensure all materials are labeled as to their inspection and test status.
•Ensure Master Filling/Packaging Batch records are completed in their entirety by all associated personnel.

Final Product Inspection
•Confirms Quality Control released final product.
•Inspects final packaged product to determine compliance with procedures and order specifications; releases product for shipping.

There are no supervisory responsibilities.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


High School / GED required or higher education preferred.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


Basic English reading, writing, and communication skills. Bilingual in Spanish preferred.
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.


Basic math skills are required. Must be able to pass internal mathematical exam with a 90% or higher. Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.


Must be able to differentiate between right and wrong. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand. The employee is occasionally required to sit. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Company Description
Dental Technologies, Inc. is a company specializing in the research, formulation, compounding and packaging of dental, orthodontic and oral pharmaceutical products. Some products include dental restoratives, core build-ups, bonding agents, orthodontic adhesives, prophylaxis paste, fluoride treatments, toothpaste and varnishes. Dental Technologies maintains the ISO 9001:2008 quality system and employs more than 70 people, with research at the focus of our strategy. Dental Technologies, Inc. is dedicated to excellence in research & development, manufacturing, in-depth testing, efficient packaging, and personalized service. With process control experts committed to the highest level of integrity, quality, and service, Dental Technologies, Inc. ensures risk free product manufacturing - See more at: www.dentaltech.com/

Lincolnwood, IL


Mon, 24 Apr 2017 08:29:11 PDT