Quality Assurance Auditor (3rd shift) Job at Amcor – 3.5 Mundelein, IL

We are global, we are impacting the lives of millions every day, we are making a difference!

At Amcor we are inspired to change the packaging industry and are taking on the aspirational challenge to make all our products recyclable or reusable by 2025. Through our products and global footprint, we are in a unique position to truly make a difference in the packaging space. Our products impact the lives of millions of people across the globe every day from food, beverage, pharmaceutical, medical, home- and personal-care, and other essential products. Amcor is a thriving S&P 500 organisation listed both on the NYSE (AMCR) and ASX (AMC) with US$13 billion in sales. We have a proud history dating back to the 1860’s and come a long way from a single paper mill based in Melbourne to becoming the global leading packaging company. Today, Amcor is an international organisation empowering its 50,000 employees in over 40 countries and across 250 sites.

Will you be next to join our journey towards a more sustainable future? At Amcor we are always looking for talented and passionate individuals who are motivated to make a difference. Working at Amcor means you will have a unique opportunity to be a part of an organisation that is committed to providing sustainable packaging solutions. To find out more about our commitment to sustainability and about Amcor, visit www.amcor.com .

Amcor Flexibles North America (AFNA), a division of Amcor, operates across 35 plants and employs 9,000 colleagues within North America with headquarters in Chicago, IL and Oshkosh, WI. AFNA makes flexible packaging solutions for food and beverage, healthcare, and home and personal care applications.

Job Description

Location: Mundelein, IL

Reports to: Quality Manager

Job Overview: This position consists of performing product inspection and testing to verify compliance to engineered drawings and predefined quality requirements utilizing various inspection tools and recording inspection results in predefined formats. Tester must perform visual and precision dimensional inspections of products for surface defects, general workmanship, and dimensional tolerances according to specifications. Work areas may include shipping/receiving inspection, final inspection, and any other manufacturing department. Job functions are to be performed with minimal supervision with priorities to be given by the Quality Manager and/or the Quality Supervisor

Job Dimensions:
Part of AF Mundelein Quality Team

Hourly non-exempt, no direct reports.

Schedule: Sunday – Thursday 8 hour shift – 10:00pm-6:00 am. Must be available on some holidays.

Principal Accountabilities:
Train new testers in the area. Reinforce the safety and environmental principles of the area and ensure the new tester follows the standard operating procedures.

Inspects raw materials and finished product.

Conduct product inspection in order to visually inspect, monitor equipment and process conditions to ensure compliance with standard operating procedures.

Report any incidents or near misses that may affect the Safety, Health or the Environment.

Acquire knowledge of operations and equipment, instrumentation, operation processes, etc.

Communicate within the group to insure Maintenance and Operators are kept up to date with what occurred during the shift and possible fixes.

Complete all documentation for releasing of Project Packets and end of shift documentation as required.

Perform testing on products manufactured during the shift primarily from converting and extrusion

Relay and document test results in a timely manner

Formally release products

Prepare certificates of analysis, as applicable

Close out and release DHRs and file as required

Support in process quality checks and measurements as needed

Support general activities as assigned by supervisor

Educate shop personnel in the proper quality control procedures.

Demonstrate the Amcor Quality System to customers during plant tours and audits.

Verify calibration of measuring and test equipment and instruments in accordance with procedures.

Continuously build knowledge and skills; shares expertise with others

Give and welcome feedback; puts success of team above own interests; supports everyone’s’ efforts to succeed

Assist in Quality Assurance Audits by customers.

Assist in answering corrective actions and implementing solutions


Knowledge & Experience:
Familiar with manufacturing processes

Demonstrated ability to work with electronic systems used at site including: electronic training systems, AS400, Lotus Notes, etc.

Accuracy in testing

Strong attention to detail with the ability to prioritize work tasks

Accuracy in testing

Ability to communicate well on all levels and good interpersonal skills required

Treats people with respect; keep commitments; work with integrity and ethically uphold organizational values

Adapts to changes in the work environment; able to deal with frequent changes or unexpected events

Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; know the quality

Consistently at work on time; arrives at meetings and appointments on time;

Ability to interact with production, maintenance, engineering, and plant personnel in creative problem solving.

Ability to communicate well on all levels and good interpersonal skills required


Ability to present a professional image while conducting on site inspections or surveys at vendor’s or customers locations.

Physical Demands

Physically able to lift up to 40 lbs

Standing up to 8 hours per day on a rotating evening shift, up to 5 days per week

Occasional twisting, turning, or bending to move items up to 40 lbs.

Alert state of mind to avoid safety hazards

Able to read/see up to 1/16 of an inch

Required to verbally communicate, hear, smell, stand, sit, walk, climb stairs and ladders, balance, bend and stoop.

Vision requirements of the job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and ability to adjust focus to perform all functions safely.

Work Environment

This position requires the use of eye protection, hair net, and hearing protection in designated areas. When handling a sharp object or tool a cut glove must be worn per safety requirements. Other required PPE is task specific. GMP procedures are observed in all areas of the plant.

Why work at Amcor?

We value safety, integrity, collaboration, accountability and results and out performance

Amcor is a growing company which means career opportunities both locally and internationally

The environment is better off because of our leadership and products

We offer world class benefits including annual bonus opportunities; including various retirement savings/voluntary pension plans (vary depending on country).

We value diversity. With sites in over 40 countries around the world, you have the unique opportunity to work and grow with a multi-cultural team.

Application Process:
To apply to this position, please apply on our website at www.amcor.com

Our Expectations

We expect our people to be guided by The Amcor Way and demonstrate our Values every day to enable the business to win. We are winning when:

Our people are engaged and developing as part of a high-performing Amcor team

Our customers grow and prosper from Amcor’s quality, service, and innovation

Our investors benefit from Amcor’s consistent growth and superior returns

The environment is better off because of Amcor’s leadership and products

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Amcor Flexibles North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you would like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click on the links “EEO is the and “EEO is the Law” Poster Supplement . If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please call 224-313-7000 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.


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About the Company

Company: Amcor – 3.5

Company Location:  Mundelein, IL

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About Amcor - 3.5