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Title:  Quality & CI Supervisor

Requisition ID:  14910-159

Elk Grove Village, IL, US, 60007

Category:  Quality and Continuous Improvement
Travel:  No Travel Required

We are looking for a talented and energetic Quality & CI Supervisor to help us to drive the daily operations of the local Quality Assurance and Process Improvement activities at the Elk Grove Complex. The primary mission is to guarantee that only the highest quality products are delivered to the customer.


• Daily supervision of all quality department-related activities.

• Supervise site Continuous Improvement program.

• Responsible for productivity, waste, and product quality improvement projects.

• Disposition of all materials (raw, in-process, customer returns) on quality hold.

• Manage customer returns and credits and lead corrective action process.

• Communicate with customers and company management on complaints and project activity, including customer site visits and follow-up.

• Ensure product specifications are accurate and enforced.

• Trained and Certified in SQF 2000 and HACCP.

• Trained or knowledge of SQF prerequisites including GMP, Food Defense, etc.

• Responsible for the development, implementation, review, maintenance, communications of the SQF 2000 system.

• Lead and coordinate the Annual plant review of Safe Quality Foods (SQF) system, internal audit /schedule, and Coordinate SQF third-party audits.

• Responsible for coordination of SQF type Root Cause/ Corrective Actions activities.

• Validation and Verification of SQF controls with determined frequency/schedule.

• Establish and maintain Methods/criteria for monitoring, sampling, inspecting, testing, and analyzing raw materials, in-process, and finished goods.

• Review and update training skills requirements for Safe Quality Foods.

• This position has full responsibility for the development and maintenance of SQF related documents and records.

• Responsible for the verification of SQF controls and meeting the standards of the SQF requirements

Required Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year College or University.
  • Engineering discipline preferred.
  • 1 plus year of progressive quality assurance/continuous improvement experience with the majority in a manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge of quality assurance principles.
  • Six Sigma and LEAN training and experience preferred.
  • Statistical and other data analysis skills.
  • Good Communication and Interpersonal skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Leadership skills with high integrity.

Required Experience

At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child's cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We're one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world's most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry's best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we'd love to hear from you. Learn more about us at www.graphicpkg.com.

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the EEO is the Law Poster.

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