Quality Technician in Niles, MI at National Standard

Date Posted: 1/5/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Niles, MI
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
• Regularly obtain and test samples of products, systems and/or process solutions to verify suitability.
• Make chemical additions to process tanks to ensure product quality.
• Follow-up on unusual test results to determine the nature of the non-conformance and correct.
• Maintain and utilize Chem. Lab database.
• Perform spectrochemical analysis on wire for alloy verification and/or type checks.
• Perform atomic absorption analysis for determination of residual levels.
• Perform necessary analysis on returned material to verify customer complaint.
• Prepare traceability reports for investigations.
• Generate corrective actions and prepare corresponding reports as necessary.
• Prepare wire and rod samples for metallographic examination.
• Perform product and process audits as necessary.
• Approve or reject material, both in-process and finished product, based on analysis results.
• Conduct wire processing experiments.
• Participate on company teams including lean, safety, and others as required.
• Monitor and order lab supplies if necessary.
• Work with production to help identify and correct any non-conformances.
• Observe all safety rules.
• Keep equipment and work area clean and orderly.
• Perform other tasks and duties assigned.

Commitment to Quality: Given that quality and continuous improvement encompasses all aspects of the business, every employee shares the responsibility to prevent the occurrence of any non-conformities relating to product, process, and the quality system. All employees have an obligation to identify and record any such non-conformity and through designated channels initiate, recommend, and actively participate in solutions. In addition, any employee may be called on to help with auditing our quality system to ensure continued integrity.

Core Performance Responsibilities: The following are critical to every job and employee within the National Standard organization. These aspects of job performance are focusing on the company’s vision, mission, and values as well as consistency in the following company standards, rules and regulations concerning-
• Quality and thoroughness of work performed
• Organization and planning
• Continuous improvement
• Teams and teamwork
• Leadership
• Safety and health in the workplace
• Attendance
• Compliance with administrative and contractual guidelines
• Timeliness of reports
• Ability to work well with and show respect for others.