Quality Technician Job Description

Quality Technician Job Description

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Quality technician provides comprehensive assurance that activities regulated by Good Pharmacovigilance Practices (GPvP), Good Clinical Practices (GCP), Good Laboratory practices (GLP) and Publications are aligned with external regulatory guidelines and internal company policies and procedures.

Quality Technician Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective quality technician job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included quality technician job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Understand and utilize Quality Tools, SPC
Responsible for moving parts in SAP and physically
Perform internal and plant audits as required
Update Work Instructions/Product Routings (CHR's)/Visual Standards as required
Perform layout inspection on product, fixtures or dies as required using Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM), including sample layout and initial capability studies
Verify CMM measurement results using alternative metrology techniques
Ability to perform process and procedure audits in the manufacturing environment
Performs product testing using a variety of methods
Leads in-house or on-site customer product sorts and re-inspections to resolve quality issues
Issues, maintains and implements activities relating to corrective and/or preventative action

Quality Technician Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Quality Technician

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: IBWA, SQF, HACCP, ISO, 9001, QC, QA, ASQ, GB, SPC

Education for Quality Technician

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the quality technician job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as High School and Bachelor's Degree in Technical, Associates, Science, Engineering, Education, Chemistry, Manufacturing, Biology, Technology, General Education

Skills for Quality Technician

Desired skills for quality technician include:

Good Documentation Practices - ability to keep proper records
Production Part Approval Process
Good Laboratory Practices – ability to follow laboratory SOPs
ISO Quality System processes
Microsoft Office
Pharmacy operations and regulatory guidelines

Desired experience for quality technician includes:

Visually inspects customer part returns and determines disposition on any non-conforming product
Supports, and initiates total quality programs
Minimum of 3-5 years of inspection using a variety of inspection equipment
Perform dimensional layouts of component parts (first article inspection, audits, discovered non-conforming material) using surface plate methodology
Disposition non-conforming vendor material
An understanding of manufacturing documents such as

Quality Technician Examples


Quality Technician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of quality technician. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for quality technician
  • Perform the duties of ISO Lead Internal Auditor (train auditors, maintain audit schedule)
  • Provide measuring and monitoring support to regular customer support and aerospace and defense manufacturing
  • Review production work packages
  • Develop test inspection sheet for components
  • Conduct quality testing on manufactured items
  • Identifies problems in manufacturing and assembly process problems and provides suggestions for improvement
  • Follow the MRR standard process
  • Update a weekly report for the MRR status
  • Sort parts when needed
  • Inspect stock when needed
Qualifications for quality technician
  • Demonstrated ability to use tools, equipment, and computer systems related to job
  • Act with the utmost integrity, professionalism and positive attitude
  • Associate Degree in Chemical-Electrical-Mechanical Technology/Engineering or equivalent or a minimum of three (3) years as a quality inspector or equivalent
  • Prior engineering or chemical testing experience preferred
  • Geometrical Dimensioning & Tolerance
  • Required to pass assessment

Quality Technician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a quality technician. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for quality technician
  • Maintaining MRP systems for customer specification requirements and internal documentation system
  • Contributing to customer / statutory audits by representing the Quality Assurance department
  • Performs analysis on receiving, processing, and packaging goods
  • Uses various measuring devices such as scales, calipers, dial indicators, micrometers, optical comparators, temperature indicators
  • Records data and, under direction, prepares basic charts, tables, , dealing with test information
  • Initiate and maintain supplier performance records
  • Aid in defining issues and improvement opportunities (equipment and process) based on performance data
  • Identify needs for documentation (SOP and training)
  • Assist in the planning and execution of Inspection Plans, Gauge R&R studies, experiments, (writing execution plans with some input, handling the product, recording observations per the plan, training Inspectors)
  • Ensure lots meet QC functional test requirements and acceptance criteria
Qualifications for quality technician
  • Experience technical engineering work in an innovative, fast-paced environment
  • Full time pay and a generous benefits package
  • Tuition reimbursement program for your continuing education
  • Learn the skills of a quality auditor of both products and processes
  • Gain knowledge of International Standards such as ISO9001 and apply that knowledge
  • Knowledge in mechanical, electrical and electronic parts plastic, pcb’s and etc

Quality Technician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a quality technician. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for quality technician
  • Performing first piece, in-process, and final inspections of products
  • Utilizing common measurement tools such as calipers, micrometers
  • Do layouts and inspections of assemblies & subassemblies
  • Assisting with PPAPs and other documentation
  • Ensures the safest, most precise, and most economical functioning of Quality Control Lab as a service which includes raw material testing, finished goods testing, waste water testing
  • Facilitate calibration and routine daily/weekly instrument maintenance to ensure accuracy of results
  • Perform inspection of component parts using a variety of inspection and measurement tools such as optical comparators, calipers, micrometers, CMM and vision scope
  • Evaluate inspection results for compliance to specification
  • Recognize problems that might affect the quality or integrity of the product and communicate problems
  • Identify Lean manufacturing opportunities for continuous process improvement and suggest alternatives and solutions to problems
Qualifications for quality technician
  • Responsiveness to external and internal customer issues
  • Product Knowledge (Fans, Blowers)
  • Knowledge of metallurgical processes, testing, and engineering
  • Ability to utilize customer web sites to upload data/review results
  • Strong knowledge of the QMS process, especially corrective action system demonstrated familiarity with the internal audit process and ability to generate technical documents
  • Practical experience with basic statistics (averages, ranges, ) and a track record of identifying sources of variation

Quality Technician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for a quality technician. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for quality technician
  • Perform department audits as required
  • Assist with the running of protocols
  • Review specification and SOP changes
  • Write SOPs for area of responsibility
  • Comply to plant environmental health and safety regulations
  • Participate and lead root cause analysis and team problem solving activities (ex
  • Interacts with management and other colleagues to insure quality requirements are achieved and maintained during the production process
  • Evaluation of NMR (Nonconforming Material Reports) concessions writing and submitting MRB (Material Review Board) concessions to customers
  • Performs analysis on processing and packaging goods in a timely manner
  • Performs analyses on all routine process control samples for the catalyst plants
Qualifications for quality technician
  • 2 years QC experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience working with calipers, gauges, and hand tools
  • Able to follow work instructions in English
  • A minimum of 5 years quality experience
  • Woodworking background is a plus!
  • Standard inspection tools

Quality Technician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of quality technician. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for quality technician
  • Support customer returned parts analysis and data entry of analysis results in SAP (not inclusive of material associated with property damage claims)
  • Ensure rejected parts from the assembly line are given proper disposition in SAP
  • Suggest and implements changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase safety and efficiency of shop, department or team members
  • Assist in the compilation and maintenance of inspection reports and records
  • The key responsibility of this position includes Analytical testing and release of raw materials, intermediates and finished goods, and reports to the Analytical Quality Supervisor
  • Test and Release all of raw materials, intermediates and finished goods
  • Perform lab batches to make authorized adjustments for in-process bulk batches
  • Support TPM 5S activities in laboratories
  • Use statistical analysis of process data to identify trends for specification management of raw materials, intermediates and finished goods
  • Utilize TPM tools and concepts to drive to a zero defect culture
Qualifications for quality technician
  • Experience performing dimensional inspections for purposes of product acceptance, First Article Inspections (FAI) and/or PPAP
  • Comfortable with a variety of measuring instruments including calipers, micrometers
  • 3+ years in a machining environment
  • 2-year technician degree preferred
  • Completion of a quality certification program
  • Advanced soldering and quality knowledge

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