quality control inspector resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -

Hardworking Quality Control Inspector offering 20 years of manufacturing and production experience. Detail-oriented and systematic professional knowledgeable about compliance standards. Adheres strictly to documentation guidelines and reporting requirements.

  • Production experience
  • Sampling protocols
  • Inspection procedures
  • Safety procedures
  • Quality control
  • Reporting and analysis
  • Multitasking
  • Maintenance & Repair
  • Inspection documentation
  • Issue escalation
  • Forklift experience
10/2021 to Current
Production Worker Ssi Schaefer Systems International North America Findlay, OH,
  • Set up and operated production equipment according to daily work orders and safety procedures.
  • Moved items between machines, conveyors and transport equipment to meet production needs.
  • Examined final products for conformance with quality and design standards.
  • Kept operations area neat and orderly to minimize obstacles.
  • Recorded inspection results after production runs.
  • Oversaw inventory and counts and performed periodic spot checks to verify outgoing orders.
  • Unloaded and sorted products and transported items to proper locations.
  • Sorted and packaged products to prepare for processing or shipment.
  • Worked at fast and steady pace to meet production goals.
  • Completed housekeeping and maintenance duties to keep production area safe, organized and ready for next shift.
  • Accomplished production goals by working with speed and accuracy.
  • Operated feeder equipment safely and in compliance with company policies and procedures.
  • Diligently maintained safety and quality standards.
  • Monitored and evaluated equipment operations to identify failures or malfunctions and troubleshoot issues accordingly.
  • Recognized defective material and reported issues to management.
  • Observed safety protocols and manufacturer's instructions when using heavy machinery and equipment.
  • Improved efficiency and productivity by eliminating waste and production constraints.
  • Troubleshot equipment problems to repair or report diagnostics.
10/2020 to 04/2021
Quality Control Inspector Challenge Unlimited, Inc. Bethalto, IL,
  • Assessed materials, parts and products for conformance with quality control requirements and production specifications.
  • Adhered to all safety protocols to minimize equipment damage and avoid injuries.
  • Wrote detailed reports outlining performance, quality and defect rates.
  • Completed non-destructive tests and visual inspections continuously.
  • Inspected and repaired products to meet project expectations.
  • Documented nonconformities immediately and recommended techniques for prompt resolution.
  • Escalated continuous nonconformity issues to Quality Control for remediation assistance.
  • Used specialized tools to take precise measurements of various aspects of samples.
  • Trained newly hired employees by explaining company procedures, job duties and performance expectations.
  • Developed and implemented best practices for defect prevention and continuous improvement.
07/2017 to 10/2020
Mailroom Worker Media News Group Greeley, CO,
  • Operated mail processing equipment and manually sorted mail.
  • Placed incoming and outgoing letters and packages into containers based on destination and type, applying appropriate identifying tags on sacks and bins.
  • Loaded letters into automated processing equipment and maintained continuous flow when feeding letters to be sorted.
  • Weighed parcels, calculating costs based on type, total weight, and final destination.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
  • Worked closely with team members to deliver project requirements, develop solutions and meet deadlines.
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
  • Juggled multiple projects and tasks to ensure high quality and timely delivery.
  • Demonstrated self-reliance by meeting and exceeding workflow needs.
  • Demonstrated leadership by making improvements to work processes and helping to train others.
  • Improved operations by working with team members and customers to find workable solutions.
  • Motivated and encouraged team members to communicate more openly and constructively with each other.
  • Exceeded customer satisfaction by finding creative solutions to problems.
04/2014 to 07/2017
Pressman Southwest Printers City, STATE,
  • Used plate and roller or digital methods to complete work, depending on specific project requirements.
  • Met demanding, continuous deadlines by efficiently coordinating as many as 30 jobs per week.
  • Created sample copies for approval by Press Supervisor and corrected identified problems.
  • Maintained machines in good working order by cleaning, lubricating and adjusting.
  • Lubricated and maintained printing machines.
  • Examined printed copy for correct ink density, position on paper and registration.
  • Conducted ink operations, including verifying ink specifications, inking presses, changing ink and adjusting ink flow.
  • Removed printed products from printing machines manually or via hand trucks or power lifts and transitioned material to drying and finishing or storage areas.
  • Posted and adhered to all safety policies and regulations, including lockout/tagout, hazardous material handling and hearing and eye standards.
  • Properly handled hazardous waste materials to uphold safety regulations.
  • Accurately set-up fold, adjusting roll mechanisms, tension and guide devices.
  • Supplied clean-up rags by press, skids, trays and straps.
  • Measured paper thickness and adjusted space between blanket and impression cylinders.
  • Jogged and stacked paper by delivering blank or partially printed stock to equipment.
11/1999 to 04/2014
Bindery Worker Company Name City, State,
  • Prepared finished products for shipment.
  • Processed newly printed book pages, using folding machines, cutting machines and paper joggers to achieve consistent and proper product positioning.
  • Monitored work products for faulty stitching or binding, printer errors such as collation, ink spots or evidence of paper jam, improperly trimmed page edges or loose or uncut threads.
  • Completed thorough inspects of finished products in compliance with established protocols and compared results against production specifications.
  • Operated saddle stitchers, coil binding machines and glue rollers to assemble books by stitching and gluing endpapers, bindings and backings.
  • Performed routine maintenance on several units of machinery including lubrication, cleaning and blade or die adjustment and replacement on cutters, binding and stitching machines.
  • Inspected finished products, including bound and unbound items to identify defects or quality issues.
  • Kept daily production records and updated order status to reflect work progress, handling up to 15 printing, stitching and binding jobs daily.
  • Trimmed page edges using cutting machines to achieve professional, pleasing book aesthetic.
  • Maintained printers by replenishing paper reams and rolls, replacing ink and toner cartridges and addressing jams and other mechanical malfunctions.
  • Examined stitched, collated and bounded product samples for defects such as imperfect bindings, ink spots and torn pages.
  • Trimmed edges of books to size using cutting machines, book trimming machines or hand cutters.
  • Used stitching or gluing techniques to secure endpapers, bindings and backings.
Education and Training
Expected in to to
Certificate: Cosmetology
Yonkers Beauty School - Yonkers, NY,

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School Attended

  • Yonkers Beauty School

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  • Production Worker
  • Quality Control Inspector
  • Mailroom Worker
  • Pressman
  • Bindery Worker


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