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Quality Specialist

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Date: Feb 1, 2019

Location: Rome, NY, US, 13442

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc


As a Quality Specialist at our Rome, NY facility, the primary function of this role is to improve the quality of products produced and shipped. This is done through designing, documenting and modifying quality processes, policies and procedures; supplier and customer claim investigation and corrective action; and data collection, analysis, statistical process controls, auditing and reporting. The Specialist drives scrap, reject and rework measures and increases overall productivity and quality as well as disposing of supplier and customer-rejected material in a timely and cost effective manner.


  • Schedule and perform internal audits
  • Support other internal auditors using QMS software Train users of functionality of QMS software Manage calibration of gages, instruments, and measuring devices Conduct gage repeatability and reproducibility studies Gather and investigate quality records of vendor and customer issues
  • Learn Lab Technician duties to become backup
  • Other duties as assigned

Desired Experience


Desired experience and skills


  • Knowledge of an ERP system - Oracle is a plus Knowledge of a QMS software- IQS Trubox is a plus Skills related to inspection and auditing
  • Math and statistics skills
  • Advanced computer skills - MS Excel, Word, and PowerPoint Analysis and problem solving skills
  • 3 years quality related experience preferred
  • Internal quality auditor - ASQ certification is a plus
  • Understanding of quality systems in a manufacturing environment
  • Understanding of ISO 9001 - IATF 16949 is a plus




  • Bachelor’s degree a plus


Essential abilities

  • Builds and fosters trusting relationships with shopfloor and supervisory personnel with focus on Customer needs (VOC) in support of bottom line results and mutually beneficial objectives.
  • Consistently and effectively demonstrates the ability to analyze and evaluate information to inform stakeholders.
  • Displays initiative to drive personal, team, customer, and company success.


Bachelors in Quality Engineering


Company Information

Worthington Industries operates under a long-standing corporate philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule, with earning money for its shareholders as the first corporate goal. As a market leader in metals manufacturing for nearly 60 years, we put people first, whether they’re our employees, shareholders, customers or suppliers. We’re looking for individuals who share our people-first philosophy and can help us continually innovate and grow through their insights, leadership and unique talents.

Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) is a global metals manufacturer serving growing end markets including automotive, construction, energy, agriculture, alternative fuel and many other markets. Our family of 10,000 employees in over 80 facilities throughout 10 countries has helped us earn the respect of our customers, our communities and our industry. With sales of approximately $ 3 billion annually, our company has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as a “Most Admired Company” and four times as a “100 Best Companies to Work For.”

Worthington Industries Inc., and its subsidiaries, is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran’s status.


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