Magnolia - Mini Shift QA Inspector

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Date: Dec 2, 2021

Location: Blacksburg, SC, US

Company: Milliken and Company

Headquartered in Spartanburg, South Carolina, Milliken & Company is a global, innovative, industrial diversified manufacturing company that has been exploring, discovering, and creating ways to enhance people’s lives since 1865. With expertise across a breadth of disciplines including specialty chemical, floor covering, and performance materials, the company works around the world every day to add true value to people’s lives, improve health and safety, and help make our world more sustainable. Milliken has long led the way for "knowledge-based" investment, employing over 100 PhDs, and has accumulated over 2,200 U.S. patents – and more than 5,000 patents worldwide. Milliken is widely acknowledged as an international leader in research technology, innovation, and customer service. With over 35 manufacturing facilities located in the U.S., U.K., Belgium, France, China, India, Mexico, and Australia, and other sales and service operations throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia, Milliken's more than 7,000 associates work to deliver innovations that do good for the world, create new experiences, and build for the future.

The Mini Shift Inspector will report to the Quality Assurance Supervisor and will inspect fabric based on customers’ specifications.  The inspector will operate equipment safely and efficiently to ensure the very best quality is produced to Milliken and Company’s customers.



  • Must have awareness of PC hardware components, desktop operation system software and application software (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access).
  • Must be able to perform basic mathematical skills.
  • Must have good hand and eye coordination.
  • Able to interact effectively with management, staff, vendors, customers, and work independently, and/or as part of a team.
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs and be capable of using motorized equipment (fork trucks, tuggers, etc.).
  • Must be self-driven.



  • Operate each job in the department according to established procedures.
  • Follow written and oral instructions from department leaders.
  • Maintaining high level of housekeeping and cleanliness, keeping a safe working environment.
  • Ensure 1st quality product is being produced at all times.
  • Perform basic maintenance on equipment (lubricating, cleaning, tightening, etc.).
  • Perform scheduled cleans on equipment and area
  • Monitoring and analyzing process parameters to ensure machines are performing to specification.



  • Mini Shift, 6pm – 10pm every day except Wednesday.  Off on Wednesdays.



$13.62 to $15.86

Milliken & Company is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability.