Quality Assurance Tech - Hendersonville, NC

Hendersonville | North Carolina | United States

About WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.

Quality Assurance Tech - Hendersonville, NC

200 Tabor Rd
East Flat Rock, North Carolina, 28726
United States

Career Opportunity


The Hendersonville plant is seeking a Quality Assurance Tech who will be an integral part of the Quality team working with other departments to assist production in maintaining required quality standards by performing quality inspections throughout a job run as well as by performing final inspections on specified product, including verifying weight counts and completing daily reports and machine inspections. Ensure compliance with federal, state, company policies & safety rules.


How you will impact WestRock


  • Assists manufacturing in maintaining the required quality standards through ongoing inspection.

  • Audits all operator processes against Standard Operating Procedures.

  • Verifies product integrity to job specifications – structure, color, size, layout, etc. using variety of tools, measures and methods.

  • Identifies suspect product by completing and placing a hold tag on the load.

  • Reads and understands the combo and job tickets for quantities, selection numbers, size specifications, or other specifications before beginning the job.

  • Reports any questions or problems to the Quality Assurance Manager.

  • Collects and visually inspects customer samples for color variance, size, and cosmetic defects before forwarding to sample area for processing.

  • Releases jobs to the shipping department as needed.

  • Completes required job and weight count reports daily.

  • Performs final inspections for specified customers.

  • Weighs jobs for count verification.

  • Performs other job duties as assigned.


What you need to succeed


  • Must have high school diploma or general education degree (G.E.D).

  • Must have minimum two years’ recent experience in graphic arts in quality, print/packaging, or the equivalent technical or vocational experience in quality processing.

  • Must be able to read a ruler.

  • Must pay close attention to detail.

  • Must be able to meet deadlines in an environment where interruptions occur.

  • Must be reliable and dependable.

  • Must be able to distinguish colors to inspect product.

  • Must pass color vision and color hue tests.

  • Must be able to maintain good attendance.

  • Must be willing to work overtime as needed; significant overtime may be required during busy periods.

  • Must be able to perform essential functions of job with or without reasonable accommodations.


What we offer


Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence

Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities

An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential

A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.




WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.


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