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Quality Assurance Shipping Inspector in Elmira at Trylon TSF Inc

Date Posted: 9/28/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Quality Assurance Shipping Inspector is accountable for the auditing of out-going shipments of fabricated/purchased product to ensure that quality standards and procedures are met and aligned with customer specifications.

Requiring a high level of attention to detail, the QA Shipping Inspector will use various techniques and methods to detect and report out any defects/errors found. Assistance with any containment and Corrective Action may also be required.

Other duties may be assigned as necessary in order to continuously support the quality management system.


  • Audit and record the Quality status of out-going product to identify areas for containment, immediate correction when necessary, and improvement
  • Inspect shipments for previously-recognized quality issues; identify defects/discrepancies as per Trylon tolerances/customer requirements
  • Remove/quarantine defective items, ensuring clear communication of the problem to departmental leaders
  • Report defects to the Quality Manager
  • Assist with the maintenance of QA monitoring programs, including audits, controls, and other qualifiers
  • Promote and advocate quality achievement and performance improvement across the organization
  • Create and maintain related QA controlled documentation

Job Requirements

  • Excellent verbal and written skills, with the ability to communicate concerns, clearly document them, and verify that the corresponding correction and/or corrective action have rectified the nonconformity
  • Experience with computers, and specifically Microsoft Office
  • Able to work independently, as well as in a team environment
  • Able to perform practical problem solving, and contain internal quality concerns
  • Detail oriented
  • Must be able to stand for prolonged periods, work in various environments, and be able to list up to 80lbs.
  • Knowledge of Quality System, such as ISO 9001:2015
  • Previous experience with forklifts and overhead cranes would be an asset
  • Post-Secondary education in Quality Assurance would be an asset, but is not required

Trylon TSF Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and encourages resumes from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants for showing an interest; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.