Quality Technician in Michigan City, IN at Guardian Couplings

Date Posted: 11/3/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Quality Technician is responsible for providing support within the Quality Control (QC) department. This position is responsible for day-to-day activities that will impact the manufacturing operations of Guardian Couplings. The QC department supports all processes and procedures of operations, conducts quality checks and audits, as well as provides support to internal and external customers and suppliers.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Inspect, test, or measure materials, products, installations, or work for conformance to specifications. Measure dimensions of products to verify conformance to specifications, using measuring instruments such as rulers, calipers, gauges, micrometers, CMMs.
  • Read blueprints or other materials to determine specifications, inspection and testing procedures and calibration processes required
  • Record inspection or test data.
  • Strong computer skills including QA applications, word processing, spreadsheets and databases.
  • Work with Engineering and Production to ensure that products are manufactured in accordance with approved processes and prints. Assist with both internal and customer quality audits and inspections of operational and supplier programs and processes. 
  • Verify and calibrate a variety of gauges.

 

The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

Job Requirements

Critical Competencies

  • General knowledge of metals machining and manufacturing process.
  • Understanding and ability to accurately use mechanical inspection tools and geometric tolerancing.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal).
  • Strong computer skills including quality applications, word processing, spreadsheets and databases.
  • Experience with CMM operation and programming a plus.

Education and Experience Requirements

  • A minimum of a high school diploma or GED is required.
  • Additional education in a technical field is desired
  • 3 years of experience working as a machinist or 1 year as a quality technician/specialist in a manufacturing facility producing machined components is required.

EEO Statement: The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. If you have a disability and need assistance accessing or using this website to apply for a position, you can request assistance by sending an email to assistance@altramotion.com.