Electric Materials Company
Auditor/Quality Job in North East, PA
Randomly audit inspections that are routinely performed by an operator in compliance with procedures and work instructions. Plan and perform various operations necessary to measure part characteristics of manufactured product. Check part and material conformance based on drawing and/or specification requirements.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
: include the following: Inspect first piece generated from new dies, patterns, jigs and fixtures to insure satisfactory performance of such tooling. Inspect patterns, and dies for conformance to dimensional requirements. Use inspection, measuring and test equipment such as micrometers, height gages, vernier/dial calipers, gage blocks, optical comparator, coordinate measuring machines, etc. Layout work on surface plate as necessary. Provide back-up coverage to the Metals Testing Labaoratory as necessary. Periodically check parts from machines to ensure uniformity. Check finish, fits, alignments and other features. Visually inspect product for obvious defects. Inspect purchased parts and materials. Participate in the investigation of customer complaints. Perform special process audits on processes such as heat-treating, plating, welding, brazing, etc. Make hardness and conductivity and resistivity tests of metals. Prepare inspection and discrepant materials reports and maintain quality records. Suggest production shutdown to appropriate foreman as necessary. Use statistical sampling techniques. Collect product and/or process data as necessary. Knowledge of computer operation and related software required. Other duties may be assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
One year or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or two to 3 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
MATHEMATICAL and/or COMPUTER SKILLS:
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, and circumference. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry. Knowledge of computer operation and related software required.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
: Operate fork lift truck (will be licensed in accordance with OSHA power industrial truck operator requirements (beneficial). ASQ- Certified Mechanical Inspector
(ASQ= American Society for Quality)
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand and walk. The employee is occasionally required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move greater than 100 pounds with the use of jib cranes or other lifting devices. Specific vision abilities required by this job includes close vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Quality Assurance Auditors are required to move/lift product to perform the necessary inspections.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. It is the employee's responsibility to properly utilize all required safety equipment and apparel at all times.
OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Detect quantity discrepancies, defective material, unusual conditions or operating difficulties and report to proper supervision. Will complete data transactions where necessary. Perform changing lubrication, cleaning and maintenance of equipment when necessary. Will maintain a clean and orderly work area at all times. A working knowledge of all job-related Quality Management System operating procedures and work instructions is required.
OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Quality Assurance Auditor position requires better than average communication skills. Must have the ability to:
Read production drawings
Interpret geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T)
Perform required nondestructive testing