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Date:  Mar 1, 2024
Employment Schedule:  Full time

Stokesdale, US

3rd shift Quality Lab Technician

To reinforce our Quality team we are looking for a 3rd shift Quality Lab Technician.


Why does this job exist within Ontex?

Ensuring that the products placed on the market meet the specifications agreed with the customer. In case of deviations, communicate these in a timely manner so that the products can be blocked internally and cannot reach the customer.


How big is the responsibility of the job?


You perform standard lab tests on finished products, raw materials and samples and report on these results.

In case of deviations, you are responsible for:

  • Report the results to the head of department and the AMU team
  • Request appropriate actions from the AMU team
  • Check whether the actions taken are sufficient to obtain the correct performance
  • Carry out retests

What is expected of me and what are my main tasks?

  • Carrying out lab tests on finished products with the necessary precision, so that we can deliver them to the customer according to specification.
  • Conducting lab tests on raw materials.
  • Conducting lab tests on samples of complaints, sample requests,…
  • Ensure proper maintenance of all lab equipment: cleaning, verification, calibration,…
  • Supporting R&D/validation projects.
  • Registering all obtained data with the necessary accuracy
  • Able to make independent decisions based on lab results obtained
  • Take actions in case of non-compliant results:
    • Communication deviating values ​​to production / technical department
    • Start research via trouble shooting
    • Indicate which actions can be taken
    • Initiate retests
    • Reporting in the follow-up tool
  • Reporting trends and anomalies during daily morning meeting


Who do I work with to get the job done?

You work together with various operational (production, technical service) and support (planning, quality) services.

How complex are the thinigs I do and how do I solve problems?

I am faced with several problems, and solving them requires: identification of the problem, making a correct judgment and choosing a solution from my expertise

I have to look for a solution within multiple procedures, standards or precedents in order to obtain the most suitable solution

What do I need to be successful in this job?

What is the expected level of education for this job?

  • Technical degree (or equivalent through experience)

What experience is needed for this job?

  • 3 years of experience in a quality or technical environment. Experience in a lab environment is a plus.

What technical skills do Ineed to master?

  • Specific job skills

o Use and knowledge of the various IT tools used within Ontex Group (SAP, Microsoft Office, …)

o Working according to ISO procedures (QMS system).

o Correct reporting of deviations.

o Take appropriate actions in case of deviations (Communication to production and technical service).

What are the core competencies for the job?

  • Work independently
  • Able to set priorities
  • Effective communication skills
  • Flexible and willing to learn new working methods
  • Analytical skills
  • Planning & organization skills
  • Customer and consumer orientation


Nearest Major Market: Greensboro

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