Hiring: Operator Quality Control – Europe

Cordoba Music Group is a leading manufacturer and distributor of acoustic and electric guitars, ukuleles, basses, and musical instrument accessories. Some of CMG’s brands include Cordoba Guitars®, Guild Guitars®, DeArmond®, and HumiCase®, which are internationally distributed and played by a wide range of musicians. Cordoba is the largest supplier of nylon string guitars and ukuleles in U.S. retail chains, online retailers, and independent dealers across the USA. Guild is an iconic brand of acoustic and electric instruments with roots going back to the early ’50s. Other CMG brands include Savarez®, and Aquila®, of which CMG is the largest importer and U.S. distributor. The company’s corporate headquarters are located in Santa Monica, CA, and the distribution and manufacturing facility is in Oxnard, CA.

 

Based in Moerdijk, the Operator Quality Control plays a key role in assisting our Quality Control Technicians. This position will work together with our two QC Technicians and Operations Manager to make sure the quality of our products remains high as they go into the market.

 

The Operator has an operations and logistics-focused mindset, is self-motivated, has a great work ethic, and an eye for detail.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Moving the (palletized) goods from the warehouse to our quality area
  • Manage the flow of goods in and out of our quality area
  • Help pack and unpack the instruments out of their boxes and cases and bags
  • Help prioritize order flow
  • Communicate closely with the Quality Control Technicians
  • Communicate with and report directly to the Operations Manager

 

Requirements

 

  • Team-oriented, professional, eager to learn more about quality control, and willing to go the extra mile to achieve the best result
  • Passionate about musical instruments, specifically guitars of all shapes and sizes
  • Experience in playing stringed instruments
  • Possess a sense of urgency that comes with a growing business and be able to switch gears quickly
  • Required languages: English and Dutch (a plus if able to speak/write more languages than these 2)
  • Excellent prioritization, multi-tasking, follow up and time management skills
  • Excellent and friendly communication skills, written and verbal
  • Comfortable with use of computers, ERP systems, Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel)

Please send cover letter, resume, and compensation requirements to tdekkers@cordobamusicgroup.com with “Operator Quality Control” followed by your name as the subject. No phone calls, please.

Please note that this job specification is not intended to be a complete list of duties, and additional responsibilities may be assigned as needed.


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