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Quality Control Inspector

Are you ready to be part of something new and exciting? Find a rewarding job and build a satisfying career—starting right here. Next Day Blinds, the Baltimore-Washington metro area's leading manufacturer and retailer of custom window coverings, is seeking for the best in the industry to join our team. We offer much more than just an end to your job search. We provide thorough training as well as ongoing opportunities to develop your skills and expand your potential.

Next Day Blinds is looking for a Quality Control Inspector that will be responsible for maintaining industry leading quality brand standards using work In progress and finished product inspections recording and analyzing results. 

ROLE PRIORITIES:                                                                                             

·         Measure, record and communicate product and process audits to production leadership.

·         Work directly with production team to develop root cause of issues and facilitate the development of corrective actions

·         Participate in weekly KPI meetings to track the closure of corrective actions to improve performance.

  

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:

·         Measure, record and communicate Work-In-Process and Finished Goods quality audits to production team and supervisors.

·         Track Department KPI’s and participate in weekly KPI update meetings.

·         Develop Root Cause and Corrective actions for defects or issues with Production Leadership.

·         Performs tasks at discretion of management to accomplish NDB’s goal to deliver industry leading quality products.

 

NDB COMPETENCIES BY POSITION:                                                                                         

·         Takes initiative to solve problems and partners with supervisor on corrective actions.

·         Remains flexible to changing priorities and adapts easily.

·         Demonstrates respect for the opinions and perspectives of others in their communication.

·         Participates willingly and effectively on team assignments and projects.

·         Utilizes people within the department to learn new things and acquire knowledge outside of their position. 

 

BEHAVIORAL/PROFESSIONAL COMPETENCIES:

·         Takes initiative to solve problems and partners with supervisor on corrective actions.

·         Remains flexible to changing priorities and adapts easily.

·         Demonstrates respect for the opinions and perspectives of others in their communication.

·         Participates willingly and effectively on team assignments and projects.

·         Utilizes people within the department to learn new things and acquire knowledge outside of their position.   

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:                                                                                          

·         Minimum high school or equivalent education.

·         Certifications (quality oriented) and college training preferred.

·         Knowledge and demonstrated proficiency of Microsoft Office a MUST.

 

SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE/SKILL REQUIREMENTS:                                                                   

·         Math skills and understanding of fractions and specifications.

·         Microsoft Excel and Office experience a MUST!

·         Multi-Lingual a plus!

·         Prior experience in a fast paced, dynamic manufacturing/assembly environment

 

Next Day Blinds is the leading provider of premium-quality window coverings in the Washington - Baltimore area. Established in 1993, the company brought unheard-of speed and uncompromising customer service to the world of window coverings. Next Day Blinds offers a wide range of Great Windows brand blinds, shades and shutters, each one made to order in the company's state-of-the-art factory in Jessup, Maryland. All Next Day Blinds window coverings are fully custom, meaning they are individually crafted to the exact size measured, using premium-quality materials, and constructed for optimum appearance, performance and durability. Since the company is vertically integrated with manufacturing, sales, installation and service all in-house, the entire process can be completed faster than anyone else in the market.

Benefits: At Next Day Blinds, we understand that our employees work hard so we offer a generous benefits package as well as ongoing opportunities to develop your skills and expand your potential.

Benefits include:

Medical and dental insurance.

401(k) retirement plan with discretionary match.

Flexible Spending Plans.

Life insurance.

Supplemental Insurance. 

Paid Time Off (PTO)