Quality Technician

SONOCO PRODUCTS CO. - Memphis, TN (30+ days ago)

SONOCO PRODUCTS COMPANY, a global packaging solutions company, has an opening at its Memphis, TN manufacturing facility for a Quality Control Technician Specialist. Essential duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Perform quality control inspections, checks, and tests during the manufacture of products. Inspect raw materials and finished products throughout the production cycle.
  • Perform dimensional verifications as per inspection plans. Responsible for gathering, analyzing, summarizing, and distributing process-relevant data to support process capability studies.
  • Inspect production and quality records for correctness and completion. Records observations and may make recommendations for improving processes.
  • Prompt notification to shift supervisor and quality management regarding defects or other quality issues.
  • Ensure that all necessary documentation is displayed at facility equipment or operational areas.
  • Assist vendors and/or contractors during site visits to review raw material or perform contracted services.
  • Provide assistance with the corrective action process to identify the root cause of a non-conformance.
  • Ensure the accuracy of measuring and testing equipment through the performance of calibrations.
  • Perform periodic audits of manufacturing practices and site -level procedures and documentation.
  • Maintain customer complaint sample storage, non –conforming product segregation and storage
  • Support maintenance of site-level Quality Management System by performing designated product safety audits.
  • Monitors the return of non-conforming product, making recommendations for sorting and/or disposal.
  • Completes Certificate of Analysis (COA) or Certificate of Compliance (COC) forms by obtaining manufacturing data from the computer system to demonstrate that products meet the customer's specifications
  • Relieve processes during designated break times to assist production.


  • 2 years or more of work experience in Quality and Manufacturing environment, or an equivalent combination of work experience and training.
  • Bachelor’s Degree required in related field
  • Demonstrated attention to detail, accuracy, and analytical skills required.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are required.
  • Ability to prioritize work responsibilities is required.
  • Experience working in a union environment is preferred.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $22.00 /hour


  • Quality: 2 years


  • Bachelor's

Required work authorization:

  • United States