Weekend Quality Inspector

Stryten Energy
Columbus, Indiana
Dec 01, 2023
Dec 06, 2023
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate

Stryten Energy (formerly Tulip Richardson Manufacturing and Richardson Molding), a new company name with a long history in the Columbus, IN area, manufactures proprietary and custom injection molding products serving the industrial lead battery, automotive and consumer markets. Stryten Energy is expanding battery poly manufacturing and recycling output to help solve industry-wide supply constraints.

Individual is responsible for inspections and tests of product, process, and material for all product areas. Provide guidance and partner with production personnel (supervisors and operators) to contain an issue, determine root cause, and corrective actions. Follow up on customer complaints that pertain to their shift and departments. Comply with Stryten and ISO 9001 procedures and requirements.

Weekend Shift employees work two consecutive 12 hour shifts and get paid 40 hours. Must work both days, full shift to be eligible for bonus pay.

This is a 12 hour night shift position (Friday 11pm - Saturday 11am and Saturday 11pm - Sunday 11am)


  • Required to always wear and maintain appropriate PPE and follow all applicable health and safety rules.
    • PPE includes safety glasses, safety shoes, gloves, and uniforms.
    • Health and safety requirements include recurring blood tests and proper industrial hygiene.
  • Perform quality audits and inspections per documented procedures.
  • Contain nonconforming or suspect nonconforming product using Hold Tags, communicating issues to the production team and immediate supervision.
  • Provide day to day quality direction and support to manufacturing in the form of procedures, and guidance.
  • Be available to work flexible shifts to ensure support and proper coverage is available.
  • Monitor and maintain quality workstations on the shop floor - daily validation that gauges and inspection systems are in good working order.
  • Maintain cleanliness of automated inspection system.
  • Responsible to ensure that the respective department equipment used for in-process testing (checks) are within calibration and are conforming to standard requirements (good working order).
  • Measuring parts with calipers, micrometers, and other equipment as necessary to verify product conformance to specifications.
  • Work with the team on problem solving initiatives and link actions and outcomes to Control Plans, PFMEA's, plant inspection points, and Customer returns.
  • Assist in communication of any changes or replacement of work instructions.
  • Participate with teams for corrective action resolution on internal KPI's and external customer issues (assembly plant complaint and warranty initiatives).
  • Work within established policies, procedures, practices, and regulations.
  • Other duties as assigned.

  • None


Education, Experience, Certifications:
  • Minimum High School degree or GED

  • Understand basic math and statistics
  • Able to read and interpret drawings and specifications
  • Familiar with problem solving - root cause analysis, 5 why, etc.
  • Must be quality and customer oriented
  • Must be able to work independently and in a team-oriented environment on multiple projects
  • Experienced in a manufacturing setting
  • Strong verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrate basic computer skills -Windows-based programs
  • Able occasionally lift and move up to 30 lbs.

  • Less than 5%.


Stryten Energy is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.

About Our Company

Stryten Energy helps solve the world's most pressing energy challenges with a broad range of energy storage solutions across the Essential Power, Motive Power, Transportation, Military and Government sectors. Headquartered in Alpharetta, Georgia, we partner with some of the world's most recognized companies to meet the growing demand for reliable and sustainable energy storage capacity. Stryten powers everything from submarines to subcompacts, microgrids, warehouses, distribution centers, cars, trains and trucks. Our stored energy technologies include advanced lead, lithium and vanadium redox flow batteries, intelligent chargers and energy performance management software that keep people on the move and supply chains running. An industry leader backed by more than a century of expertise, Stryten has The Energy to Challenge the status quo and deliver top-performing energy solutions for today and tomorrow. Learn more at .