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The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. Quality Assurance Superintendent in Marmaduke, Arkansas


Job Title:

Superintendent Quality Assurance


Paragould, Marmaduke, Kennett


Quality Assurance

Job Code:

Reports To:

Quality Manager

# Employees Supervised:

Number Varies by Plant

FSLA Status:


Job Summary & Essential Functions: Coordinates the plant quality assurance activities, sets up and establishes quality assurance methods and processes for inspection and test activities, recommends improved methods and processes, ensures that tools and supplies are available, helps maintain a high quality of workmanship, and maintains routine contacts with support groups.

Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • Coordinates quality assurance department activities by planning manpower requirements and by assigning employees to appropriate quality assurance projects to support production.

  • Helps set up quality assurance methods and processes to facilitate production.

  • Recommends new or improved maintenance methods and techniques and helps coordinate such approved changes.

  • Ensures that necessary quality assurance tools and supplies are always available to the department employees.

  • Works with quality assurance staff to assist employees in maintaining a high level of quality workmanship.

  • Maintains routine contact with support departments to keep them aware of manpower needs, personnel actions, and pay issues.

  • Ensures that safety and housekeeping standards are met and maintained.

  • Performs other duties as directed by the Quality Assurance Manager.

Required Experience / Education / Training / Certifications: Prefer an associate's degree or the equivalent and at least four years' experience in quality assurance with knowledge of inspection methods and procedures, manufacturing processes, and product and materials specifications, including two years' supervisory experience.

Licenses, Certifications, etc: N/A

Work Environment and Safety Equipment Required:

  • Hard Hat

  • Hearing Protection

  • Composite Toe Safety Shoes

  • Addition PPE per the appropriate JSA for the specific area that the Superintendent Quality Assurance may be working

Physical Demands (reasonable accommodations may be made, if necessary):

Physical Abilities


Walk -- frequently

Sit -- frequently

Climb -- occasionally

Crawl -- occasionally

Squat or kneel -- occasionally

Bend -- occasionally

Fine Manipulation -- N/A

Reach Outward -- occasionally

Reach above shoulder -- occasionally

Drive - occasionally

Lift / Carry

10 lbs or less -- occasionally

11 -- 20 lbs -- occasionally

21 -- 50 lbs -- occasionally

51 -- 100 lbs -- N/A

Over 100 lbs -- N/A

Push / Pull

10 lbs or less -- occasionally

10 -- 20 lbs -- occasionally

20 -- 50 lbs -- occasionally

51 -- 100 lbs -- N/A

Over 100 lbs -- N/A

N/A (Not Applicable) - Activity is not applicable to this occupation

Occasionally - Occupation requires this activity up to 33% of the time (.25 - 2.5 hrs/day)

Frequently - Occupation requires this activity from 33% - 66% of the time (2.5 - 5.5 hrs/day)

Continuously - Occupation requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ hrs/day)

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Company Greenbrier Central

Functional Group Quality/Safety

EOE/Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled