Quality Technician- Oconee
Job ID: 2020-2307
Type: Regular Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Oconee County, SC
Company Information: Horton, Inc., a global airflow industry leader in reliability, service and innovation has an opening for a Quality Technicianto work in our Westminster, SC location.
Position Information: Employee is responsible for technical aspects of quality assurance including but not limited to solving technical problems with process, machines, equipment, and procedures. The employee is responsible for developing recommendations for process/QA improvements.
With general guidance from QA Manager, employee uses knowledge of production process and basic mathematical capacities to continuously improve technical aspects of quality assurance. Employee uses statistical techniques, standard measures and methods, training materials, and gauging to meet customer requirements in quality and delivery at the most favorable cost.
1. Conducts process inspections as directed by QA manager
1.1. Utilize product knowledge and inspection equipment to verify conformance to customer requirements
1.2. Document and communicate results
2. Identifies and implements improvements for potential PPM opportunities
2.1. Participates in kaizen events and other process improvement activities
3. Assists with Receiving Inspection
3.1. Conducting inspections of purchased incoming material using inspection equipment
3.2. Interpret and record data
4. Assists with maintaining and updating gages
4.1. Assists with IATF-16949 Measurement Systems Analysis (MSA)
4.2. Assists with Gage R&R studies
4.3. Assists with maintaining gage calibration
5. Conducts internal quality audits
5.1. Conducts IATF-16949 internal audits of all QMS processes at Oconee location
5.2. Conducts ISO 14001 internal audits of all EMS processes at Oconee location
6. Assists with Production Part Approval Process (PPAP)
6.1. Review customer specific PPAP requirements
6.2. Collecting and organizing measurement data and other documentation to support customer PPAP requirements
7. Assists with 8D Process and CRM
7.1 Enter and edit cases within CRM
7.2 Enter information within 8D Prism Portal
8. Assists with APQP process
8.1. Assists with the inception and maintenance of Process Flow, PFMEA, Control Plan for all Oconee processes.
9. Assists with inception and maintenance of work instructions for all Oconee processes
10. Assists with root cause analysis of non-conforming product
10.1. Analyze internal failures to determine cause and suggest improvements that will prevent recurrence
10.2. Assist with analyzing customer returns to determine cause and suggest improvements that will prevent recurrence
10.3. Document and communicate results
10.4. Assists with collecting data for machine capability studies
11. Work with suppliers and customers to support manufacturing processes and improvements
12. Other special duties and responsibilities as assigned.
The position requires skills and knowledge consistent with that of two years of college or trade school or equivalent. Note: Equivalent education equals 2 years of closely related experience for 1 year of education in the quality field.
Some travel may be required for this position to sister plants in the US.
Must have legal authorization to work in the United States. Relocation allowance may be provided if the individual has all of the necessary qualifications.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. To apply, qualified candidates should log onto https://careers-horton.icims.com.
Horton Holding, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state or federal law. EOE. Veterans/Disabled
For more information on Horton, Inc. please visit our web site at www.hortonww.com.
No recruiters and no phone calls, please.
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