Quality Assurance Technician in Sturtevant, WI at Mauser Packaging Solutions

Date Posted: 10/6/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Mauser Packaging Solutions is a global leader in solutions and services across the packaging lifecycle, providing large and small metal, plastic, fiber and hybrid packaging worldwide to companies in industries from food, beverage, personal care and pharmaceuticals to chemicals, petrochemicals, agrochemicals and paints. Bringing together the very best of its four legacy companies— BWAY, MAUSER Group, NCG and ICS—Mauser Packaging Solutions offers its customers true sustainability at scale.

Pay is based on skills/experience. Starting rate is $15.00 - $17.00 per hour.

Plant operations are 24/7 with a continuous twelve (12) hour shift schedule. Qualified candidates must be flexible to work night shift (5:50pm – 6:00am).


Position Summary:

The Quality Assurance Technician (Quality Auditor) collects sample metal packaging finished products, components and raw materials and tests/inspects at various stages of the production processes. Compiles and evaluates statistical data to determine and maintain quality and reliability of products. Follows inspection/test requirements in accordance with quality system standard operating procedures to ensure continuous production of products consistent with established standards. Completes quality records, reports, logs and notes on samples, tests, production records, etc. Uses knowledge of ISO 9001 requirements while completing all records, test methods and other tasks.



  • Work with little to no supervision
  • Always work in a safe manner and wear proper PPE
  • Bring any unsafe condition to Shift Supervisor’s attention
  • Able to recognize can defects and understand the importance of good quality
  • Performs quality assurance testing as required to ensure product meets internal and customer specifications
  • Perform additional testing as required by Quality Manager or supervisory personnel
  • Review production orders or schedules to ascertain product data such as types, quantities and specifications of metal containers to coordinate department operations
  • Properly fill out all required paperwork
  • Ensures priorities and sequences for manufacturing products are followed
  • Seeks to identify methods for improving SOP’s and other working practices
  • Observes production operators and production equipment to ensure compliance with quality standards and operating efficiency.
  • Communicates the results of any testing that pertains to non-conforming product to Shift Supervisor, Quality Manager and/or Plant Manager
  • Assist other production or quality areas as needed and complete other duties as assigned

Job Requirements


  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001 regulations, lean manufacturing and continuous improvement is preferred
  • One (1) to three (3) years of experience in metal forming, can making or other packaging environment preferred
  • One (1) year of quality assurance or quality control experience required
  • Ability to read and write in English
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence, both hand written and via email
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and comprehension skills
  • Basic math and measurement skills
  • Basic understanding of industrial equipment
  • Ability to solve practical problems
  • Ability to use a variety of common hand tools
  • Basic mechanical abilities
  • Must be willing to work overtime, including weekends and off-shifts as required
  • Understands quality, PPE requirements, safety, and the importance of complying with safety policies and procedures


Work Environment

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk. The employee is required to stand for long periods of time, use arms and hands to feel or reach, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl on occasion, talk and hear. The employee must occasionally lift and move up to 35 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee may work with materials that could irritate eyes, skin and breathing. Appropriate personal protective equipment is required. The employee will be working near and/or with high-speed automated equipment. This may cause risk of injury if safety procedures are not followed. The work environment is often noisy and hearing protection is required.


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