Abbott Quality Control Inspector II (2nd shift) in Liberty, South Carolina

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

The Quality Control Inspector provides an independent, unbiased evaluation of materials or the work of others. The results of the Inspector's evaluation is documented and communicated to organizational stakeholders with an interest in the evaluation's outcome - typically, this is supplier development and/ or manufacturing. The Inspector's approval certifies the work or material meets Abbott's quality system requirements.

Main Responsibilities

Audits materials or the work of others through the examination, inspection, measurement, or test of raw materials, components, sub assemblies, final assemblies and documentation..

Documents the non-conformance or suspected non-conformance to standards (i.e. manufacturing documentation, material/ component specifications, operating procedures, and domestic/ international standards) through the identification of unsuccessful audits, the completion of required paperwork, system transactions, and affixing his or her mark (i.e. stamp, sign-off or signature).

Handle discrepant materials per the documented disposition and document activities in the appropriate systems or paperwork.

Communicates the status of audit metrics and other assignments, responsibilities, and duties verbally and through the completion and publishing of periodic reports.

Performs simple statistical analysis through the collection and input of data into software applications or manual calculations.

Issues, stores, count and maintains inventory into the different storage areas.

Handles, disposes, transfer and document appropriately hazardous waste.

Perform environmental monitoring.

Accountability / Scope / Budget

Plans, organizes, and prioritizes own daily work routine to meet established schedule.

Solves a variety of problems of limited to moderate scope and complexity requiring basic interpretation of defined procedures and practices.

Maintains confidentiality in handling sensitive information or documents.

Minimum Education & Experience

H.S. diploma or equivalent plus 2-5 years of related work experience or equivalent combination. Two-year degree or some college credits preferred.

Applies broad knowledge of business concepts, procedures and practices and a general understanding of department fundamentals.

Will perform this job in a quality system environment.

Failure to adequately perform tasks can result in noncompliance with governmental regulations.; Performs routine and non-routine moderately complex assignments using standard methods and sequences. Makes adjustments, modifications, and replacements to set processes as directed. Assignments require broad judgment in troubleshooting proven processes as well as the ability to suggest alternatives.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email