Candle Lite
  • 14-Nov-2018 to 31-Dec-2019 (EST)
  • Leesburg, OH, USA
  • Full Time


Perform a variety of Inspections on Raw Materials, Candle Components, and Finished Goods utilizing samples pulled from production to ensure the correct components are being used, and product meets established Candle-lite Quality Specifications. Contains and performs Quality Audits on Suspect Products based on Inspection Results and established acceptance criteria to minimize non-compliant products from being produced and packaged. Audits the Candle-lite Manufacturing Processes, to ensure the products produced meet Candle-lite Quality Specifications. Manages Material HOLD status through utilization of JDE, ViaWare and the Hold Ticket Database. Also performs miscellaneous quality related functions.



  • Performs first case inspections by comparing actual production to Bill of Material and checks for such items as correct Wick, Glass Ware, Labeling, Packaging and Case Markings.
  • Perform inspections on materials, packaging and manufactured products through the use of: first case inspections and finished goods inspections.
  • Verify product characteristics including dimensions, weight and compression, with the utilization of Height Gages, Micrometers, Scales, and Calipers etc.
  • Interpret detailed product / component drawings, specifications, and job orders.
  • Verify component characteristics including wick size and clip crimp. Document related inspection data and observations using appropriate forms or electronic media.
  • Perform calculations to find percentages and AQL (Acceptable Quality Levels). Performs a visual inspection of materials and candle products on a routine basis throughout the plant.
  • Documents quality data and quality related problems. Randomly checks process parameters for each production line.
  • Perform non-routine or semi-routine audits involving a variety of detail, and requiring independent judgment.
  • Performs Root Cause Analysis for all quality issues / problems found on the production lines, either non-routine or semi-routine involving a variety of detail, and requiring independent judgment.
  • Shall communicate quality issues / problems to Quality Mgmt., Production, Maintenance, Purchasing, PIC and PD Lab Personnel; to facilitate and ensure appropriate countermeasures are implemented to prevent recurrence of quality related issues / problems.
  • Must pay close attention to detail. Assumes responsibility for Inspection and Quality Assurance activities, including Incoming, and In-Process Inspection, Sampling, Vendor and Final Testing, and Inspection of Finished Goods, and WIP Products, to ensure the Product meets Candle-lite Quality Specifications.
  • Monitor, recommend and drive change for continuous improvement of performance and quality of products. Engage in improving Safety, Quality, 6S, on Manufacturing Floor and Plant Communications. Promote Teamwork. Be a Team Player.
  • Support and participate in organizational initiatives.



  • Must have a High School diploma or GED.
  • Must have six months work experience in a fast paced environment.
  • Must be mechanically inclined with the ability to pass the SRA math, reading, and lab tests.
  • Must be able to work any 10-hour shift, up to 6 days a week as needed.
  • Must be computer literate.
  • Must have effective communication skills
  • Must have the ability to move quickly to respond to situations.
  • Must be a forward thinking individual with the ability to anticipate rather than react.
  • Must have fast and now responses.
  • Must be able to match or detect differences between colors, including shades of color and brightness
  • Prefer six months in a quality environment.
  • The above statement reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job identified, and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the job.


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