Quality Assurance Technician

Requisition ID
Manufacturing & Operations
Position Type
Regular Full-Time


Caraustar Industries, Inc., located in Randleman, NC is seeking 2nd shift - Quality Assurance Technician. This position requires a candidate that is able to work in a fast-paced environment and is looking to learn and grow with our company.  
 Caraustar offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package, including:
- Quick advancement opportunity
- Medical, dental and pharmacy benefits with employee contribution
- Vacation time
- 401(k) plan
Caraustar Industries, Inc. is one of North America’s largest integrated manufacturers of 100% recycled paperboard and converted paperboard products. We aim to be a socially responsible corporation, and remain committed to environmentally sound practices while providing customers with outstanding value through innovative products and services. Caraustar has developed its leadership position in the industry through diversification and integration from raw materials to finished products. Caraustar serves the four principal recycled boxboard product end-use markets: tubes and cores; folding cartons; gypsum facing paper and specialty paperboard products. For more about us, please visit our website at


Quality Assurance Technician
- Maintain Quality Assurance System for consumer packaging section. Make sure the quality system comply with SQF Code and cGMP
- Perform processes audit (from pre-press till shipping), quality assurance check in each process. Samples retention, testing and evaluating. Make sure that finished goods are met with customer requirements and specifications.
- Perform cGMP audit (plant sanitation + hygiene audit). Report all the food safety issues (if any) to QA M in timely manner
- Customer > perform customer’s sample submission, CoA, CoC. Part of customer complaint process and solution
- Supplier > review and random check supplier’s CoA or CoC. Raw Material received auditing and reporting. Part of supplier complaint process and solution
- Non-conforming management
- Finished goods or material (defects) >are reported, documented and separated.
- Process  > wrong, missing step(s) are reported
- Perform all the tests, maintain QA database
- (part of) Inventory management > Label management (case & pallet) random audit if needed.
- Retention management
- Completed job jackets
- Samples, printed sheet, proof, color standard (A/W if needed)
- QMS documentation
- Cost of Poor Quality (CoPQ) management
- Part of information reporting and gathering
- Monitoring some of CoPQ factors (not yet defined the factors, for example > QA Tech can help monitor and record defected cartons etc.)


- Min 3- 5 yrs of Quality inspection / assurance experience in manufacturing environment required.
- EDUCATION:   Associates Degree preferred. High School diploma required
- Food and/or packaging manufacturing experience preferred.
- Familiar with the regulatory guideline requirements for HACCP & SQF required.
- Able to work at a fast pace within a team and a diverse workforce environment.
- Required to use all personal protective equipment provided by the company in compliance with OSHA regulations.
- Regularly required to operate lab equipment, must be able to exchange accurate information.
- Must be flexible and able to work overtime and weekends.
- Occasionally required to push/pull/move 30 lbs. or more.
- Quality, safety minded, reliable, precise and self-motivated.


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