Job: QRS Re-Poly Lead Tech

Title QRS Re-Poly Lead Tech
Location Atlanta, GA
Primary Duties

The Lead Tech is responsible for the production output and the quality of the regrind and / or pellets produced. He reports directly to the Plant Manager. The Lead Tech directs the activities of line workers to ensure that material is safely and efficiently received, processed, tested, packaged, and shipped in accordance with the facility’s capabilities and quality standards.

Job Requirements
  • Technically sound with sorting, shredding, grinding, washing, drying, and extruding equipment.
  • Assures proper daily staffing levels.
  • Operates equipment when necessary.
  • Performs quality audits and communicates with the Plant Manager to ensure material meets proper quality standards.
  • Develops work schedules and manages labor hours.
  • Coordinates with Maintenance concerning equipment and system repairs.
  • Responsible for the timely communication, correction, and follow up of employee issues.
  • Approves time sheets and productivity reports.
  • Completes the Efficiency Report on a weekly basis and reviews with PM.
  • Maintains compliance with Company and OSHA policy in regards to operations and safety issues.
  • Assists in investigation of accidents, injuries or property damage.
  • Tracks attendance and administers progressive discipline.
  • Conducts remedial training when necessary
  • Trains new workers.
  • Approves and schedules vacation and time off requests to ensure productivity coverage

Salary Range: $35,000 - $40,000 annual salary with full benefits. QRS covers 100% of health and dental for all employees and their families. Medical benefits with United Health Care, Dental & Life with Principal. Paid vacation; education package with full tuition reimbursement; 401K with 2% match after 1 year; Life insurance; uniforms, work boots, safety equipment provided at no charge.

Eligible for participation in the management profit sharing plan.

Working Conditions

This position requires moderate physical labor in order to perform and supervise necessary production. Salaried position with some weekend work required as necessary. Most work will be done inside a non-climate controlled plant environment.

About QRS Recycling

The mission of Re-Poly is to apply advanced reprocessing solutions to post-consumer scrap plastic, creating a brand of pellets that can be introduced back into the supply chain.

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