Quality Engineer - Eutaw, AL

About WestRock
WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.

Quality Engineer - Eutaw, AL

200 Tote-M Avenue
Eutaw, Alabama, 35462
United States

The Opportunity:

We have an opportunity for a Quality Engineer to join our team in Eutaw, AL, and support the Quality Manager in improving quality and customer satisfaction:


How you will impact WestRock:

  • Assists with coordinating and executing internal, customer, supplier, subcontractor, and regulatory audits

  • Monitor and ensure compliance with current policies, procedures, regulatory requirements, and customer requirements

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

  • Audits production forms, documentation, and inventory job jacket contents

  • Verifies clearance on production floor

  • Able to perform disposition of defective material, and data entry for defect

  • Assists in tracking, analyzing, and initiatives for all internal quality and customer complaint issues

  • Audits all operator processes against SOP’s

  • Able to verify product integrity to job specifications (color, size, layout, etc.) by using a variety of tools (Xrite, micrometers, score bend testers, Sutherland rub tester, peel force, slide angle testing, & gloss meter) measures and methods

  • Leverage enterprise technology to analyze quality complaints, track corrective and preventive actions, and use data to isolate and track defective parts per million, over shipments, and resolve issues related to rejected products when applicable

  • Execute facility improvement initiatives as determined from performance data

  • Able to effectively communicate any issues to Quality Manager

  • Ensure processes are efficient, and work is appropriately prioritized


What you need to succeed:

  • A-Level education (minimum)

  • Must have 3 to 5 years of work-related manufacturing experience 

    Demonstrate strong communication and interpersonal skills to engage and inspire others to comply with quality standards

    Data analysis and general problem solving

    Thorough knowledge of quality standards and methodologies

  • Ability to learn proprietary software programs and leverage enterprise complaint management software

    Professional training and quality certifications courses (e.g. Six Sigma, ISO Certification) are preferred


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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