Newell Brands Quality Inspector in Chattanooga, Tennessee


Job Summary:

The Quality Inspector has the overall responsibility and authority for quality and procedures and operations. This position oversees quality systems in order to produce products in the most cost-effective and safe manner while operating within WNA Chattanooga quality standards. This position reports directly to the Quality Manager.

Basic Duties and Task Statements:

Essential Functions:

  • Overall responsibility for implementing and maintaining the quality policy to insure quality standards and goals are met for the organization.

  • Promotes an environment of continuous improvement of quality.

  • Responsible for maintaining documentation and production approvals in the area of quality.

  • Advises supervisors and techs on quality issues, product security, andrelated product quality performance.

  • Maintain and calibrate all lab equipment and procedures to standard.

  • Acceptable attendance required

Marginal Functions:

  • Manages equipment and controls for training and effectiveness.

  • Cross-trains within the department to ensure coverage during vacations, illness and leaves of absence.


Basic Competencies:

Education and Job Knowledge:

  • High school or GED preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Two (2) or more years experience in the field of quality and safety.

  • Knowledge of basic Statistical Process Control (SPC) and related Quality Tools.

  • Experience in working with manufacturing based technology preferred.

  • Computer skills in Microsoft Word for Windows and EXCEL.

  • General office skills.

Other Skills and Requirements:

  • Written and verbal communications skills.

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.

  • Leadership and management skills.

  • Professional working relationships with customers and employees.

  • Dependability to execute goals and objectives.

  • Ability to lead and train others.

  • Must be able to lift a maximum of 30 lbs. infrequently.

COMPANY: Waddington North America, Inc.

Requisition Id: 112537

Location: TN - Chattanooga