The Enviva team is driven by our shared vision for a renewable energy future. We are a fast-growing, purpose-driven, global energy company specializing in delivering sustainable wood bioenergy solutions. We are the world’s largest producer of sustainable wood pellets, which provide a low-carbon alternative to fossil fuels.
POSITION: Quality Technician
Responsible for sampling and conducting testing by following written procedures to ensure that our product complies with set quality standards. Responsible for using various electronic systems and data bases to record quality testing results. Responsible for communicating quality issues and initiating the quarantine protocol in the event of issues.
Our Quality Technician:
Conducts sampling and testing of raw materials, in-process materials, finished goods, and environmental samples, measuring quality to client specifications daily
Follows proper workflow procedures and maintains accurate records
Uses a working knowledge of various electronic systems and databases for data storage and analysis
Investigates solutions to quality issues and proposes/tests ideas for quality improvements
Performs occasional special-projects tests to either investigate the source of quality issues or to study potential quality solutions.
Understands and follow all safety procedures
Maintains good housekeeping
Maintains lab equipment and ensures timely calibration as necessary
Proficiency in Excel Spreadsheets, Outlook Emailing, and experience with other databases required.
A minimum of two years of experience working in a manufacturing or similar environment preferred.
Ability to climb ladders, move levers, depress foot pedals, and turn dials to operate moving equipment
Ability to push, pull, and lift items up to 50 pounds on an occasional basis
The working environment is outside:
Temperatures vary sometimes from above 100 degrees to below 32 degrees
Exposure to the weather elements creates the occasional need to walk on wet or slippery surfaces
The work is conducted in our manufacturing plant:
The noise level is frequently loud, and PPE is required
Surfaces may be uneven
Enviva is dedicated to the principles of equal employment opportunity (EEO) in any term, condition or privilege of employment. Enviva does not discriminate against applicants or employees on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, uniform service member, genetic information or any other status protected by law. Enviva complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which we operate.