Website Engineered Plastic Components


Job Title:  Quality Technician                                                              Department:  Quality

Location:  _Lebanon__                                                                                                                    Date Released: __3/15/2010___

X Hourly     Salaried     Exempt:  Yes   X No



Provide technical support in evaluating and analyzing data during the process of mold/assembly

qualification from conceptual stage to final customer approval and production start-up.  Support the

manufacturing floor in identifying and correcting on going quality problems through analysis and

subsequent recommendations.

Review blueprints/specifications to establish manufacturing/gauging feasibility, including QA

inspection planning, special gauging and associated documentation.

Responsible for maintaining blueprints per procedures.

Provide recommendations to product and process engineers in determining if statistical control

exists, if the process is capable and conducting studies using designed experiments and FMEA

techniques to establish proposed quality and reliability expectancy of finished product.

Address internal and external quality issues including root cause analysis using an approved

analytic process.

Work with quality manager as required for systems standardization.

Identify ongoing quality issues on the production floor by appropriate means and make

recommendations on improving the capability of production tools.

Interface with customers, engineering and operating companies in negotiating quality issues

relative to print and specifications capability.

Manage production part approval (PPAP) activity.

Interact with team members to communicate part requirements.

Create job instructions.

Participate in continuous improvement activity (parts and processes).

Complete dimensional inspections of parts per procedures.

Perform capability studies.

Accurately complete and maintain any required documentation.

Must be safety oriented.

Perform other related duties as assigned.





High School Diploma or G.E.D.

Good verbal and written communication skills.

Related experience in Quality field with a minimum of 2 years experience in plastic processing.


Light physical demand level.

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 frequently

required to walk; sit, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel,  bend or crouch

and talk and hear.  Twisting of the body or neck may be required occasionally when inspecting product.  The

employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision,

depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Should be able to safely operate cranes, forklifts and other equipment necessary to perform job.

Job involves visual effort and concentration.

Good hand-eye coordination.


Regular and reliable attendance and punctuality.

Driving is required.

Mental activities necessary include manufacturing knowledge and other practical and problem-solving skills.

PPE – Safety Eye Wear, Cutting Gloves when using a knife, and cotton gloves when handling hot parts.



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 essential functions.

Work Environment – indoors in plastic manufacturing factory.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles.  The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

*Due to the factory not being climate controlled, extreme heat is experienced in the summer months.


*The above job description is a broadly based description and is not intended to contain all specifics of a particular job.  This description is not a contract for employment.  It does not include all aspects of the position such as potential duties assigned by supervisors with the requirement for flexibility in helping others for the company’s overall benefit.


Send resume to or fill out an application at the Lebanon/Marion County Career Center, 516 Workhsop Lane, Lebanon, KY 40033






Physical Demands:  Check the appropriate box to indicate physical demands for this job.


Amount of Time spent:
None Amount up to 1/3 1/3 to 2/3 More than 2/3
Stand                 X
Walk                 X
Sit                 X
Climb or balance                    X
Stoop, kneel, couch, or crawl                    X
Push, Pull                    X
Reach with hands and arms                    X
Bend, twist, squat                    X


Does this job require the use of:                                             
  None Amount up to 1/3 1/3 to 2/3 More than 2/3
Use of ladders                X
Stairs, climbing                X
Work on platforms                X


Lifting / how much how often:
None Amount up to 1/3 1/3 to 2/3 More than 2/3
Up to 10 pounds                 X
Up to 25 pounds                 X
Up to 50 pounds                 X
Up to 100 pounds                  X
More than 100 pounds                  X


Does this job require the ability to use:
None Amount up to 1/3 1/3 to 2/3 More than 2/3
Power tools               X
Manufacturing equipment               X
Use of personal protective equipment (PPE)                    X
Fine manipulation               X
Office Equipment:                    X
Typing/Keyboarding/Data Entry                    X
Computer / Calculator                    X
Other Specify               X



Does this job require reliable attendance and punctuality?                       Yes                                        No

Does this job require shift work?                Yes         No  
What is the amount of Travel required for this job?
Less than 25%      25%-50% 50%-75% 75%-100%  
Does this job require mobile equipment certification?                Yes               No 

Working Conditions: Check as needed – Specify additional conditions if needed

Very quiet

(Forest trail)


(library/private office)

Moderate noise

(business office)

Loud noise

(metal manufacturing )

Very Loud Noise

(jack hammer)

Noise  Levels            X
Extreme cold

(non weather)

Extreme Heat

(non weather)

 Moderate temperature Severe hot weather Severe cold weather
Temperature            X
         Note:               If employee will be working in extreme heat, then must meet the requirements of the Heat Stress Medical Evaluation
  Ability to Adjust Focus (ability to adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus) Close Vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less) Distance Vision (clear vision at 20 feet or more) Color Vision (ability to identify and distinguish colors) Peripheral Vision (ability to observe an area that can be seen up and down or to the left and right while eyes are fixed on a given point) Depth Perception (three-dimensional vision, ability to judge distances and spatial relationships)
Visual Acuity              X             X               X           X             X            X



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