Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States Apply Now Apply until: Open until further notice


QC Supervisor


At Nouryon, our global team of Changemakers takes positive action every day, to reach higher collectively and individually. We create innovative and sustainable solutions for our customers to answer society’s needs – today and in the future.  


We are looking for team members who bring ideas forward, champion others and work together to do better. Does that sound like you? 


About the job

The QC Supervisor is responsible for directing product testing and ensuring product meets specifications prior to shipping to our customers.  Duties will include supervision of Quality Control Lab staff and the duties encompassed of site Quality Control functions.  This position will serve as ISO9001 Management representative and lead internal auditor.   


In your future role as QC Supervisor you will:


  • Supervise the in-process testing and final analyses of all production batches; ensuring product meets specifications.
  • Ensure all lab equipment is calibrated to required standards.
  • Develop the skills and talents of the QC staff to the fulfillment of each member and the benefit of the company.
  • Assist investigation for process/product improvements, customer complaints or special project with data analyses, testing or lab experiments.
  • Perform duties as ISO9001 Management Representative in accordance with site Quality manual and ISO9001 standard.
  • Lead QC’s safety initiative in keeping with the stated company safety directives.  Promote and facilitate as necessary site safe behavior modifications ensuring continued safe work conditions for all employees.
  • Maintain QC budget within established constraints. 


We believe you bring


  • Bachelor’s degree in chemistry or related field preferred, relevant experience could suffice  
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in laboratory environment
  • Experience with ISO9001 quality management activities, including auditing
  • Training in:
    • SAP
    • Microsoft Office
    • SPC
    • Six Sigma Tools
    • LEAN Management


Great if you have  


  • Experience in polymer chemistry
  • Experience in Six Sigma & SPC
  • Experience with behavior-based safety processes


Good to know

This is a permanent position on a full-time basis, reporting to the Site Director in Chattanooga, TN. This role has supervisory responsibilities over laboratory personnel.


Please apply via our online recruitment system. We will not accept applications via e-mail. Once it's with us we will review to see if we have a match between your skills and the role! For more information about our hiring process, visit:  


We look forward to receiving your application! 


We kindly ask our internal candidates to apply with your Nouryon email via Success Factors.  


About Nouryon


We’re looking for tomorrow’s Changemakers, today. 


If you’re looking for your next career move, apply today and join Nouryon’s worldwide team of Changemakers in providing essential solutions that our customers use to manufacture everyday products such as personal care, cleaning, paints and coatings, agriculture and food, pharmaceuticals, and building products. Our employees are driven by the wish to make an impact and actively drive positive change. If that describes you, we will gladly make way for your ambitions. From day one we support you with your personal growth, through challenging positions and comprehensive learning and development opportunities, in a dynamic, international, diverse, and proactive working environment. 


Visit our website and follow us on LinkedIn.  



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We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or staffing companies. 



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United States
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