QA Tech - 3rd shift - South Plainfield, NJ

South Plainfield / New Jersey / United States

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QA Tech - 3rd shift - South Plainfield, NJ

901 Durham Ave
South Plainfield, New Jersey, 07080
United States

GENERAL PURPOSE: Inspect, at various stages of production, printed material/cartons to ensure they meet both the customer’s and MPS’s quality and production standards.



  • Records and maintains accurate in-process inspection records.
  • Inspects in-process material using statistical sampling plans.
  • Performs various testing methods including scanner challenge and scale count verification.
  • Visually inspects for printing, die cutting and gluing to established standards.
  • Inspects each pallet prior to shipping (accepting or putting on Q.C. Hold).
  • Ensures material placed on Q.C. Hold is properly documented and moved to the Hold Area.
  • Communicates with packers/feeders and mechanics to correct/sort, when defects are found during a production run.
  • Checks job bag for all standards and specifications required for that operation before beginning production.
  • Conducts line clearance and documents before starting production.
  • Establishes case counts for all new jobs and monitor to insure existing counts are correct.
  • Performs other job duties as assigned.



  • Must have good communication skills and the ability to give directions when required.
  • Must have knowledge of GMPs and SOPs for Quality.
  • Must understand basic math and be able to use a calculator.
  • Must be able to read and write in English.
  • Must pass basic reading test.
  • Must pass ruler test.
  • Must pass color hue test.
  • Must be able to differentiate between acceptable and unacceptable material.
  • 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 all essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodation.





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




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