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Quality Engineer

Date: Jan 30, 2023

Location: Clermont, KY, US

Company: Beam Suntory

Beam Suntory is Crafting the Spirits that Stir the World. Rooted in two centuries of family heritage, Beam Suntory has evolved into the world's third largest leading premium spirits company ... where each employee is treated like family and trusted with legacy. With our greatest assets - our premium spirits and our people - we're driving growth through impactful marketing, innovation and an entrepreneurial spirit. Beam Suntory is a place where you can come Unleash your Spirit by making an impact each and every day.



Quality Engineer  


The following position is open in Clermont KentuckyUnited States.


What makes this a great opportunity?

  • Ability to work with outside groups/departments with new product develop launches
  • Member of a team leading the largest manufacturing plant within the Beam Suntory network


Role Responsibilities

  • Highly motivated individual who can operate independently
  • Responsible for the implementation and maintenance of all incoming material procedures/processes
  • Responsible for following all ISO 9001/22000 standards for the site to ensure that certification is maintained
  • Promotes quality, environmental, health and safety achievement and performance improvement throughout the organization
  • Promotes the ownership of quality to the employees performing activities within production
  • Participates in global work teams
  • Monitors performance by gathering and analyzing relevant data
  • Ensures compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Ensures quality procedures, work instructions and associated documentation are properly developed, reviewed, implemented and updated
  • Reviews all packaging quality equipment needs and responsible for overseeing all maintenance/calibration are carried out to ensure we are meeting our compliance to standards
  • Responsible for ensuring timely completion/investigation of all supplier quality issues
  • Working with the suppliers to build continuous improvement initiatives to support the production needs
  • Follows Continuous Improvement methodologies


Qualifications & Experience


  • Minimum of 3 years applicable production/quality experience within the last 10 years
  • Experience in the ISO 9001/22000 standard
  • Demonstrate the ability to conduct independent research and provide written reports & analysis based on that research
  • Demonstrate the ability to use problem solving/root cause analysis tools
  • Good communication skills including presentations, negotiations, meeting facilitation and producing written documents
  • Excellent working knowledge of the TTB regulations
  • Must be a progressive leader and problem solver
  • Ability to organize, prioritize and complete multiple tasks with accuracy and attention to detail under limited supervision and within established time frames
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to deal effectively and diplomatically with company personnel at all levels of management with demonstrated leadership
  • Ability and proven experience in utilizing PC and software used by the operating unit
  • Must be willing and able to taste alcoholic beverages



Competencies – Organizational, Role Specific & Leadership


Organizational Competencies


  • Entrepreneurial Approach
  • Creating Innovative Solutions
  • Beating the Competition….Together



Role Specific Competencies


Self motivation


Attention to detail








Leadership Competencies (if applicable)


  • Builds a winning team
  • Inspires engagement, passion and performance
  • Thinks and acts like an owner
  • Delivers impactful results with integrity



At Beam Suntory, people are our number one priority, and we believe our people grow together in diverse and inclusive environments where their unique insights, experiences and backgrounds are valued and respected. Beam Suntory is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, military veteran status and all other characteristics, attributes or choices protected by law. All recruitment and hiring decisions are based on an applicant’s skills and experience.

Nearest Major Market: Louisville