Quality Technician

CT, Wallingford
07-26-2019
Wallingford, CT
Depends on Experience  Hourly
Full Time
1
Non-Exempt

Summary

This position supports the production and quality teams to ensure products are made to customer specifications and our teams adhere to standard company practices during the production process. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Interpret customer and engineering specifications to provide guidance to production teams.
  • Conduct and document First Article reviews, including communications with customers. 
  • Work with customer source inspectors to present proper documentation and product.
  • Alert and explain non-conformances to production teams.
  • Conduct containment activities for non-conforming products. 
  • Assist quality engineering in determining root causes for non-conforming products. 
  • Work with production, engineering and quality teams to identify and implement process improvements. 
  • Conduct process and product audits to support proper execution of customer requirements and adherence to company practices. 
  • Assist document control department to maintain document revision levels and release of new and revised company procedures, training forms and other documents.   
  • Perform required duties to check and calibrate a variety of precision mechanical and electrical measuring devices, instruments, gauges while maintaining required calibration frequency, schedules, and records.
  • Maintain records efficiently and accurately.
  • Other duties as may be assigned. 

 

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Associates degree in a technical discipline, or a minimum of five years of solid experience in the production or inspection of electromechanical products. 
  • Good analytic skills.
  • Root Cause Analysis experience preferred.
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Proficient working with Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Quality Management System experience working within a system based on the ISO 9001 standard.  Experience with the AS9100 standard is a plus. 
  • Ability to interpret customer specifications and requirements.
  • Ability to use light industrial testing equipment.
  • Organized with good time management skills.
  • Possess planning, analytical, and problem-solving skills with ability to comprehend simple and complex formulas for calculating measurement and probability errors.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively (both verbally and in writing) and present yourself in a professional manner.
  • Must be self-motivated, able to work independently and be a productive member of a multi-departmental team which is working to assure the company meets or exceeds its goals. 

Equal Opportunity Employer - Disability and Veteran