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Quality Control Technician I

Date: Nov 13, 2021

Location: Leola, PA, US

Company: Dart Container

Don't wait! Join our team today to take advantage of our limited time attendance bonuses!*

Check, test and inspect finished products and raw materials to ensure products and materials meet predetermined standards. 


Day-to-Day Role

  • Follow and commit to meet Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) for safety, quality, production, efficiency, and service requirements.
  • Follow practices and processes intended to provide safe products that comply with appropriate laws and regulations, meet the company quality standards.
  • Follow and commit to safety and GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices).
  • Develop knowledge of processes, equipment, materials and products.
  • Conduct routine quality inspections of semi-finished, finished, and/or printed product to ensure all products meet established specifications.
  • Compare the physical characteristics of components, materials, equipment, and products to technical specifications to identify defects.
  • Conduct tests, record results, prepare reports and communicate changes that should be made improve quality.
  • Assist in third party audits
  • Collect and ship product samples to Corporate Quality as needed
  • Assist in implementing corrective actions
  • Create, maintain, and review quality documentation
  • Analyze data and reports on SPC and machine capability


Core Skills & Qualifications
The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Six (6) months of experience inspecting and performing quality checks or;
  • Twelve (12) credit hours in quality technology or related concentration from an accredited school
  • Excellent visual and color acuity
  • Math skills to include simple addition, subtraction, multiplication and division
  • Ability to learn quality standards and methodologies
  • Ability to use computer to record results and create reports
  • Demonstration of minimum proficiency with the English language in order to ensure effective new hire training and on-going communications about safety and quality issues


Preferred Skills & Qualifications:

  • Experience using Microsoft Office, including the ability to create basic reports, documents, presentations and spreadsheets in MS Word, MS Excel, and MS PowerPoint
  • SAP or Quality Management System experience


*Employees are eligible to earn cash bonuses based on meeting 97.5% of their work schedule.  You will be eligible for these bonuses upon hire.  The program runs from October through December. 


Overview: As the manufacturer of Dart® and Solo® brand products, Dart Container is an industry leading single-use food and beverage packaging company. With 15,000 employees and 40+ locations worldwide, Dart offers more than 4,000 products used every day in restaurants, hospitals, schools and homes around the globe.

Benefits: Dart Container full-time employees enjoy great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company matching contributions, paid vacation, paid holidays, short-term disability, tuition assistance, product discounts and more.

Dart Container is a drug-free workplace.  Candidates are subject to a drug test (excluding THC*/marijuana/cannabis) and background check at the time of offer.

*THC testing ONLY when such testing is required by law.

Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


If you have a disability and need an accommodation to access this website or for the application process, you should call Dart at (800) 545-3278 Ext 3370 or email us at ADArequests@dart.biz. Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.

If you experience difficulty applying online, you may call (800) 545-3278 Ext 3390 or email us at applicationassistance@dart.biz for assistance.

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