EAST TEXAS LIGHTHOUSE FOR THE BLIND Quality Auditor in TYLER, Texas

The purpose of the East Texas Lighthouse for the Blind shall be the rehabilitation, education, training and employment of people who are blind, visually impaired, and/or otherwise disabled and the furtherance of their interests and welfare through programs designed to provide rehabilitation, training and employment opportunities, being wholly charitable and benevolent. GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION: Individual serves as a quality auditor and inspector. Responsible for preparation and processing of Receiving Reports, preparation of labels for in-house identification of material, and daily scrap reporting, CSL Reports, and any other miscellaneous reports pertaining to QA. Responsible for in-process auditing of production processes, inspection of raw material as received into inventory from suppliers, inspection of finished goods as received into inventory from the production department and of orders as prepared for shipment to customers. These audits and inspections are to assure that raw materials, production processes, and manufactured items are in compliance with company and customer requirements. ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES: Following are accountabilities included but not limited to: Monitor the quality of in-process material as it flows through the production processes via daily quality audits of both process and product and maintain permanent files on these daily production audits and inspections. Preparation of documentation contributing to Lot-Traceability, as required. Provide direct Supervisor with status reports and updates of quality issues as they arise. Monitor the quality and quantity of outgoing shipments to customers via the Final Inspection process and maintain permanent files on these daily audits and inspections. Performs other related duties as required and assigned. EXPECTATION FOR ALL EMPLOYEES: Support the organization's mission, vision, and values by exhibiting the following behaviors: excellence and competence, collaboration, innovation, honesty, respect for others, commitment to our community, and accountability and ownership. Qualifications EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: Individual is required to have a High School diploma or equivalent. At least two years of experience in a manufacturing or distribution business environment is required, and should include working with multiple finished good and raw material part numbers. Other combinations of education and experience may be considered. SKILLS: Ability to read and comprehend instructions, correspondence, and memos and the ability to write effective correspondence. Effectively communicate and present information to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization. Must have basic math skills. Must be computer literate with intermediate proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite products (Word, Outlook, Excel specifically), and be able to operate basic office equipment. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed written or oral instruction. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations. Must be able to use basic measuring devices. PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Individuals may need to sit, stand, or walk for long periods throughout the day, reach above shoulder height, below the waist, or lift as required to file documents or store materials throughout the workday. Proper lifting techniques are required. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable blind individuals to perform essential functions. TRAINING REQUIRED: Sage business software training will be provided. Training in quality methods, procedures, and testing, etc. will be provided as required. Knowledge of manufacturing processes is required