Senior Quality Technician

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POST DATE 9/19/2016
END DATE 10/14/2016

Witzenmann USA Troy, MI

Troy, MI
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)


Job Description:

Function: Work to improve and/or maintain the Quality Management System of Witzenmann USA LLC. The Senior Quality Technician provides direct support for Quality Engineers and leadership and training for other Quality Inspectors as well Receiving Inspectors. Duties and Responsibilities: Train/ develop new and less senior Quality Technicians. Facilitate Gage Control System (eMaintenance) Support the maintenance of the quality lab functions in conjunction with R&D Technician. (Weld Analysis, Cleanliness Testing, CMM Inspections) Monitor and maintain all Quality Hold Areas, including reporting status and recording defects for scrapped materials. Perform scheduled Layered Process Audits (LPAs) Attend Pre & Final Assembly Quality Circle Meetings - Utilize technical skills to analyze problems with materials and processes and work with quality and process engineers to implement effective corrective actions. Coordinate and facilitate Finished Part Production Material Certification activities with production and warehouse. Support the maintenance of the quality lab functions in conjunction with R&D Technician. (Weld Analysis, Cleanliness Testing, CMM Inspections) Facilitates product sorting activities based upon direction from the assigned Quality Engineer. Facilitates nonconforming product disposition with input from the assigned Quality Engineer. Administration of plant specific quality concerns within the KR system. Develop and manage quality alerts. Utilize the SAP QM module for material status due to quality issues. (Release, Hold, Blocked) Monitor/maintain the GP 12 inspection area. Perform other quality duties as assigned or required. Special Circumstances of the Job: Some travel may be required including international travel. Qualification Requirements: Experience with MRB systems is desired. Demonstrated proficiency utilizing metrology/inspection tools. Experience with calibration systems required. Proficient in interpretation of quality specifications, part drawings and written procedures. A minimum of 5 years of experience as a Quality Technician, or similar, in an ISO certified environment. Proficient with PC use including Excel and MS Word.

Company Description:

Witzenmann is a family owned German company which was originally founded in 1854 as a jewelry manufacturer. Witzenmann is considered a market leader in the flexible metals industry and has locations globally focusing in many different applications of our product.

As an integrated member of the Witzenmann group we are able to locally fabricate and deliver innovative, high quality and cost effective engineered solutions. Our customers have access to the extensive know-how and development capabilities of specialist engineers and market focused teams who have gained unrivalled experience during our many years as a leading manufacturer of flexible elements.

With 5 locations we are able to achieve our corporate aim of 'always being close to the customer'.

The competence and skills of our employees are continually developed using the groups worldwide Witzenmann Qualification Program. This enables our local employees to participate in both internal & external training sessions helping us to ensure that each and every customer is able to benefit from the latest innovations & developments.