Kelly Services Quality Control Production Associate in Independence, Oregon

Job Description

We are looking for a Quality Control Associate at or Independence location! Current shift would be 4:00 am-2:30 pm Monday- Thursday but subject to change. Potential to work overtime and Saturdays as needed. The associate needs to be able to read and write in English. Steel-toed boots required.

Primary Responsibilities:

Review production line quality assurance audits and processes for compliance, completeness and accuracy.

Ensure production line process control by verifying compliance to process specifications such as fill weight requirements, capping guidelines and check-weigher calibrations

Communicate and train quality processes and procedures to production associates.

Calculate, maintain, and monitor production minor, major, and critical defect rates via excel spreadsheet.

Conduct quality investigations and corresponding responses to critical and major defects.

Enter filler and check-weigher information into computer excel spreadsheets to calculate over/under fills.

Establish quality rates by recording cases held for each production line and communicating to corporate monthly.

Conduct corresponding investigations to root cause of HOLD.

Report production line first pass quality rates.

Complete supplier performance reports, communicating component issues to each supplier, preparing samples and maintaining a corrective action process.

Maintain supplier database, recording and communicating monthly performance to corporate.

Maintain and communicate quality assurance waivers as issued by corporate to entire facility.

Establish rework sampling plans and procedures as required for the release of finished product being held as a result of quality related issues.

Release finished product placed on hold as a result of quality related issues and communicate to facility.

Obtain samples from incoming components shipments and check for specified attributes as required to address specific issues or new components as required.


Required Skills and Abilities:

Computer skills in Microsoft word and excel.

Must be detail oriented, with proven record of minimal work errors.

Must be able to communicate professionally and tactfully, with all associate levels, across all departments.

Ability to work with minimal supervision.

Ability to multi-task, appropriately prioritizing own work, while meeting quantity and work requirements.

Demonstrated problem-solving and decision making skills.

Ability to frequently walk through all areas of the manufacturing plant, on a daily basis.

Must be able to work any/all shifts, to include weekends and required overtime.

Steel Toed boots

Ability to read and write/communicate in English


Kelly Services offers full benefits, including sick time, to employees while on assignment.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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