Cardinal Health
At a glance
Location: US-TN-La Vergne
Posted: 2/5/2020
Closing: 3/4/2020
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Quality Technician II
Cardinal Health
Job description

What Quality Control contributes to Cardinal Health

Quality control is responsible for the analysis or inspection of products or processes for compliance with specifications and standards.

  • Demonstrates detailed oriented attention in all facets of responsibilities.
  • Performs analytical evaluation or test of products or processes.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of testing methods, product usage, and applicable regulations and standards.
  • Adheres to established policies and procedures.
  • Establishes test methodology.
  • Provides technical guidance and training to others on SOPs and quality guidelines.


I. Overview:
The primary responsibility of a Quality Technician is to perform duties which assist in ensuring packaged and shipped product meets all Customer specifications and Quality requirements.

II. Specific Duties, Activities, and Responsibilities:

  • Perform visual and functional inspections of incoming, in-process, and finished products/components/packaging to ensure conformance to all specifications, drawings, and Quality standards.
  • Make initial decisions on whether a process or product is in conformance.
  • Audit and monitor quality requirements in accordance with the company Quality Assurance policies and Customer specifications.
  • Document and report inspection findings and results and monitor corrective actions to inspection findings.
  • Complete required Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), issue resolution, and task-specific training.
  • Follow GMP including documentation practices and proper gowning techniques.
  • Observes and guides sanitary practice compliance in the facility.
  • Examine and interpret trends in data collected from production.
  • Assist with enabling the organization to meet and exceed customer expectations for Quality Assurance.
  • Recommend measures for continuous improvement of production methods, equipment performance, and Quality.
  • In partnership with plant operation’s management, assist with processes to drive on-going continuous improvement of customer satisfaction and compliance.
  • Work with a wide variety of gauges, instruments, and inspection devices.
  • Perform other miscellaneous duties as assigned by management.
  • Availability to work 1st, or 2nd shift depending on business needs.

III. Position Requirements:
Education or Equivalent: High School Diploma or equivalent required

Shift: 3:30 pm - 2:00 am / Monday - Thursday

Knowledge/Skills Requirements:

  • Must demonstrate computer proficiency (i.e. MS Office).
  • Previous Quality systems/inspection experience preferred.
  • Must possess excellent problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills to effectively communicate and work as a team with all departments, internal staff, management, Customers, and suppliers.
  • Must be very well organized, detail-oriented and possess ability to multi-task.
  • Must be motivated to strive for continuous improvement.
  • Must have ability to adapt quickly, work under pressure, and prioritize workload in a constantly changing environment.
  • Must have a high level of personal integrity.
  • Must demonstrate a strong focus toward Service, Quality, and exceeding the expectations of every customer.

Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to occasionally stoop, crouch, crawl and ascend/descend ladders.
  • Must be able to tolerate standing and walking for the majority of the work shift.
  • Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds.

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.