Quality Technician

Portland, IN
May 19, 2017
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Sonoco Protective Solutions has an immediate opportunity for a Quality Technician for our Portland, IN manufacturing plant. We're looking for a highly motivated individual with a strong commitment to Safety, Quality, strong work ethic, and excellent attendance record to join our team. Successful candidates will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen and background checks

  • Has the ability to be a good leader and uphold all of Sonoco's rules & regulations
  • Analyze SPC date, customer feedbacks, in-house rejection, process capability data, for trends and continuous improvement
  • Conduct process capability studies as required
  • Analyze all customer feedbacks for trends and continuous improvement
  • Train plant personnel in GIQ quality system
  • Maintain customer property
  • Maintain process for document control
  • Gather data and report on Customer Satisfaction for plant
  • Assist in determining plant quality objectives
  • Act as ISO representative for plant and ensure ISO certifiable/certified status
  • Assist in managing supplier issues
  • Ensure processes needed for quality management system are established, implemented and maintained
  • Facilitate improvement/corrective action teams
  • Active involvement in GIQ activities including regional staff and review meetings and other required activities

  • Preferred associate's degree or 2 yrs college
  • Candidate must be detailed orientated and have excellent communication skills
  • Must have good knowledge, be consistent and accurate in filling out appropriate paperwork
  • Must have knowledge of customer quality requirements, computer knowledge/skills
  • High sense of urgency and good follow-up skills-can work with little supervision
  • Able to handle multiple tasks on a daily basis by use of priorities
  • Ability to instruct others, lead and use good judgment
  • Experience with calibration & operation of test equipment, root cause/corrective action skills
  • Excellent math & statistics skills; perform other duties as required

Company Description
Founded in 1899 on the belief that People Build Businesses, Sonoco is a global provider of a variety of consumer packaging, industrial products, protective packaging, and displays and packaging supply chain services. With annualized combined sales of approximately $5.4 billion, the Company has more than 21,000 employees working in more than 340 operations in 34 countries, serving some of the world best known brands in some 85 nations. Sonoco values its people and is committed to giving them every opportunity to use their talent and skills to grow themselves, their careers and our Company. We offer world-class benefits, (including Medical, Dental, Prescription, Paid Holidays, Matching 401K) value people and teamwork, celebrate challenges, reward success, are committed to employee satisfaction and work/life balance, and are recognized worldwide for our commitment to growing future leaders.

Please be cautious of scam recruitment offers claiming to be from Sonoco Products Company. Such scams may come from various sources, including fake websites and/or unsolicited emails. These scams seek to obtain personal information or payment from victims by offering jobs that may or may not exist. Please be advised that Sonoco will never ask for payment to progress a job application. Prior to responding to any suspicious email or website posting, please confirm the validity of the opportunity at http://careers.sonoco.com. If you feel you have received a fraudulent Sonoco solicitation, please report the suspicious recruiting activity to talent.aquisition@sonoco.com.

Portland, IN


Tue, 2 May 2017 10:55:59 PDT