Chicago manufacturing recruiting firm seeks a second shift Quality Control/Lab Technician

Kappa Search, Inc. is the city of Chicago’s leading technical recruiting firm that specializes in the permanent placement of manufacturing roles. Currently, we are seeking a second shift Quality Control/Lab Technician for our client. We are specifically looking for someone who can take the initiative in performing a variety of tasks such as validating quality processes, preparing quality documentation and reports and maintaining/improving product quality. In addition, this person will periodically provide assistance to the Quality Manager, as needed, along with the training of production personnel. He/She should be comfortable performing a variety of duties as a means to enhance and improve the department and add value.

Additional Responsibilities Include:

  • Organize and source lab supplies
  • Lab equipment training
  • Receive inspection and 1.5 hours/day of data entry
  • Monitor inspectors and new material trials
  • Identify required tools/equipment for quality functions


  • At least 3 years of experience
  • An understanding of packaging