Sep 28, 2021

Quality Control Lab Technician- Fort Wright, KY

  • Interplastic
  • Fort Wright, KY
Full-Time Defense Engineering Manufacturing Other QA-Quality Control

Job Description


Job details

Job TypeFull-timeNumber of hires for this role2 to 4

Full Job Description

INTERPLASTIC CORPORATION is the leading manufacturer of unsaturated polyester, vinyl ester and specialty resins, gel coats, colorants and putties under the CoREZYN® and Silmar® brand names for the composites, cast polymer, and solid surface industries. As a pioneer of cutting-edge technology, we grow to meet the needs of the composites industry. In addition, all of our manufacturing facilities and research and development laboratories are ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 certified.

We currently have an exciting opening for an experienced night Quality Control Technician at our Fort Wright, KY manufacturing facility. The schedule for this position 7:00 PM - 7:00 AM on a rotating shift. Training will be completed on the day shift and you will move to the rotating 12 hour shift once training is complete.

Essential Functions:

  • Safety- Each quality control person on the shift is to assist the shift supervisor with the enforcement of safety rules and encouragement of safe conduct in the workplace. You are also responsible for performing your lab duties in accordance with standard safe laboratory practices.
  • Quality– Each Q.C. Technician has the ultimate responsibility of ensuring a product is not released for shipment unless all specifications are met or proper authorization has been obtained to release a product not meeting all specifications.
  • Upon receipt of the required training, you are responsible for supporting and participating in the SPC program as it evolves at this facility.
  • The QC technician has the responsibility to interact through your supervisor or directly with the quality assurance personnel in the R&D Laboratory to resolve any persistent specification problems, whether it involves changing a specification or reformulating a product.
  • Productivity- As the key individual on your shift is responsible for adjusting a given product, you are responsible for determining what particular product has the highest priority and then responding to the scheduling needs of production. This includes utilizing all available resources to minimize the time required to adjust a product for shipment.
  • Perform other duties assigned by management.
  • Punctuality and regularity of attendance are job requirements.


  • College-level training in science and/or math, or quality control/lab experience in the chemical industry (preferably polyester resin manufacturing)
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills.
  • Must be a self-starter, and be able to work with minimal direction.
  • Strong computer skills (word processing, spreadsheets, email, etc.)
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills and experience.
  • Must be able to wear personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, steel toe shoes, hard hat, gloves and respirator when appropriate.
  • Must be able to identify and distinguish colors. (Can not be color blind).
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.

Comprehensive Benefits Package:

  • Competitive Pay and Benefits
  • Medical, Dental, and vVision
  • Life Insurance Plan
  • Short Term and Long-Term Disability Plans
  • Medical and Dependent Care Flexible Benefits Plan

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance


  • 12 hour shift
  • Night shift

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No


Chemical Engineering



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