Florence / KY / United States of America / Quality / Full time

Quality Assurance Technician Lead

What you will enjoy doing

  • Measurements and Testing
    o Ensure production compliance with all internal and customer product and packaging specifications
    o Ensures completion of all customer required testing through daily checks of SPC data entry of Machine Operators and Quality Technicians
    o Maintains measurement database integrity
    o Coordinates sampling, testing and reporting for new product mold qualifications
  • Quality Test Equipment
    o Maintains optimum performance and internal calibration checks on quality related test equipment.
    o Schedules external calibration and maintains approved equipment list.
    o Performs gage R&R testing for new equipment or operators.
  • Documentation
    o Maintenance of customer product specification and drawings
    o Develops and maintains internal product and packaging specifications
    o Maintains current revision of customer and Alpla test methods
    o Controls and reports all nonconformance product per documented procedures
    o Provides quality data for monthly reporting in emis and other customer required data reporting
    o Maintains quality related records from production & quality lab.
    o Coordinates reporting production quality through Certificate of Compliance as specified by customer
    o Reviews, approves & maintains certificate of compliance/assurance for incoming material
  • Trains and monitors compliance of test methods for personnel performing quality testing
  • Trains personnel in quality related work instructions
  • Performs routine line inspections
  • Responsible for promoting quality mind set in all plant employees
  • Responsible for the control & coordination of rework for all nonconforming product
  • Responsible for maintenance of product quality aides
    o Maintaining customer approved color samples
    o Ensures that a signed acceptable sample for color or reject sample for defects are available for standard decision making
  • Coordinates staffing replacement for planned absence of quality technicians
  • Assumes Quality Manager/Supervisor responsibilities with Plant/Operation Manager guidance when required

The position description is not all inclusive and I may be required to perform other duties as assigned.

What makes you great


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Experience with physical lab testing equipment, calipers, scales, digital height gauge and
    compression force testing equipment preferred


  • Basic Computer skills
  • Ability to work well with other departments
  • Able to make decisions with little supervision (Night Shift)
  • Able to handle multi-task environment with good organizational skills

What you can expect working with us

  • Health and Wellness Care Program
  • Dependent Care Cost Savings Program
  • Recognition Programs
  • Promotional Opportunities
  • 401K Retirement Plan and excellent Matching Plan
  • Medical, dental, vision plan
  • Education assistance program
  • Short Term, Long Term and Life insurance paid by ALPLA
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid holidays



mrs Leslie Rose, Human Resources

7080 New Buffington Road Suite A

41042 Florence

+1 859 9807168