Quality Technician

in Faulkner County, AR

Job Description


The Quality Tech is responsible for monitoring and following all SMTU quality procedures. The Quality Tech will perform QC testing, document preparation, site monitoring, and participate in continuous-improvement initiatives.

Accountabilities: Operational

·       Be a part of a Quality Management System, adhering to APA, ANSI, AITC standards

·       Perform and document daily destructive testing of sample products including but not limited to:

o   Block shear performance testing

o   Cyclic Delamination accelerated aging testing

o   Tensile strength load testing

·       Perform spot checks to verify manufacturing processes and plant conditions are properly met

·       Prepare deficiency reports and co-design procedures to prevent deficiencies

·       Represent SMTU to liaise with certifying agencies, such as The Engineered Wood Association (APA), to ensure compliance with the various manufacturing standards

·       Communicate with Supervisors and team leads to review any quality issues and non-conformances on shop floor

·       Perform site visits / inspections with SMTU team when required

·       Participate in training sessions to update knowledge base regarding new product and technologies

·       Perform due diligence if the manufacturing process is found to be compromised

·       Assume QC related duties, as needed, to ensure the Quality Control Program requirements are met on site



·       Excellent organizational and time management skills

·       Excellent written and verbal communication skills

·       Represent Structurlam with a professional and pleasant conduct

·       Ability to interpret shop drawings and drafting documents for verifications

·       Accurate and highly analytical.

·       Strong work ethic and positive team attitude.

Education and Experience

·       High School Diploma or equivalent required

·       Post-secondary education in relevant fields preferred:

o   Wood products processing or wood-science background

o   Material engineering background

o   Chemistry / Chemical engineering studies, with emphasis on polymer adhesives

·       Proficiency in use of MS Office software suite

·       Prior experience in manufacturing or construction is recommended

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Job Posting: 3198216

Posted On: Jan 12, 2022

Updated On: May 17, 2022