Performs tests required to check integrity of raw materials, including asphalt, modified asphalt, sand, filler, granules, and headlap as well as raw materials for the felt mill, mix, occ and wood flour.
Investigates production quality by performing tests as required.
Assists in the training of production employees to perform quality testing.
Inputs data in the computer as to specification requirements.
Rotates with other Lab Technicians to assure coverage during roofing production hours.
Maintains data entry of production data when required.
Designs, constructs, and updates, display modules for analysis of finished products.
Assists Manager in the Competitive Audits.
Communicates with Supervision and production employees as to quality issues during production process.
Completes audits of production process.
Assists in the analysis of complaint samples.
Uses all quality testing equipment proficiently.
Provides aid to customers and sales representatives concerning technical assistance and recommendations.
Travels occasionally, for on-site inspection and/or repair of quality issues.
Supervises production employees in the absence of a Production Supervisor.
Transports injured employees to the emergency room if required.
Assists in the design and implementation of new products.
3 to 5 years experience in the manufacturing facility or similar
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Computer skills required in Excel, Word, People Soft (when implemented) and other programs exclusive to Quality Assurance.
Mathematical skills with an emphasis on statistical processes.
Communication skills to effectively converse with Production.
Knowledge of the Manufacturing process.
Education, Licenses & Certification
High School education or equivalent
Prefer a four (4) year university degree in a technical field of study