Sr Quality Control Inspector

Brand:  Matthews Memorialization
Company:  The York Group, Inc.
Line of Business:  Funeral Home

Richmond, IN, US, 47374

Req ID:  11472


Matthews International is seeking a qualified Senior Quality Control Inspector to work in our Production Facility in the Richmond, IN area for our memorialization business segment.   The Sr Quality Control Inspector is responsible for testing and inspecting products at various stages of the production process.
This position researches, compiles, evaluates and presents statistical data to determine and maintain quality and reliability of products, recommending methods for improvement to management. This position ensures quality control and quality assurance to produce products consistent with established standards.
Competitive Starting Rate plus full benefits starting day one which includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, Near site clinic, Guaranteed annual bonus, Flexible Saving Account (FSA), short and long term disability (after 90 days), life insurance, earned time off (starts accruing immediately), 401(k) retirement plan with company match and employee stock purchase plan.  


•    Examine products at various stages in the production process to identify defects. Conduct in depth inspection of interior, exterior, hardware, packaging, text, design, etc.
•    Complete appropriate testing of products and evaluate/improve testing procedures.
•    Compare product work orders to the inspected product to ensure customer specifications have been met.
•    Document all defects; give clear, concise instructions indicating necessary repairs and recommendations.
•    Record test data, applying statistical quality control procedures. Evaluate data and write reports to validate or indicate deviations from existing standards.
•    Reroute defected projects to appropriate team member or location for correction.
•    Assist other departments with understanding and improving quality issues and needs.
•    Supply appropriate information to management, supervision or department staff if a defect is found.
•    Complete root cause analysis to determine the source of product defects.
•    Work as a mentor within the production team to guide coworkers in resolving the problem.
•    Recommend measures to improve production methods, equipment performance and quality of products.
•    Generate materials and workflows to assist team in quality control processes.
•    Process all product that has passed quality inspection.
•    Support and manage the company quality business systems.
•    Ensure product meets all quality specifications and established standards.
•    Additional duties as assigned.


•    Bachelor's degree in a related field strongly preferred.
•    4+ years of previous quality control experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
•    High degree of proficiency in MS Office Suite, Outlook & Internet applications.
•    Strong analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, presentation, budgeting, project management (from conception to completion), & planning skills.
•    Ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships with peers and colleagues across the organization, as well as, internal and external clients.
•    Ability to work well autonomously and within a team in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment.
•    Ability to work with and influence peers and management.
•    Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting.


•    Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk, hear and see.  
•    Regularly/Occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds
•    Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
•    Regularly/Occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, extreme cold & heat, risk of electrical shock, and toxic or caustic chemicals.
•    The noise level in the work environment is usually low/moderate.
* Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.



Matthews Memorialization is a leader in the memorialization industry who is committed to helping customers grow their businesses and helping families move from grieving to remembrance by providing products of superior craftsmanship and revenue generating programs and services. Within this industry, our Environmental Solutions is focused on the design and manufacture of advanced combustion systems. Matthews Memorialization is a (MATW) Matthews International company.   

At Matthews International, what makes us different is what makes us great.  We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

Matthews International affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.  Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

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Nearest Major Market: Richmond Indiana