Title: Quality Technician - 2nd Shift
Position Type: Full-Time/Regular
Location: STEMCO Longview
Job Summary & Job Duties
Title: Quality Technician
Position Type: Full-Time/Regular
Location: STEMCO Longview (onsite)
The Quality Tech will collaborate with customers’ quality and engineering personnel to determine critical part features and review manufacturability of design. This position will make recommendations to modify customer part specifications and tolerances as necessary to support cost effective production. Provides leadership for the Quality of the product at all stages of manufacturing.
Embrace the values of the EnPro/STEMCO safety pledge in each of the below responsibilities. Participate in the organization’s safety culture and aim to continuously improve safety within all aspects of your work.
Foster a work environment that promotes mutual respect of all colleagues and creates an environment focused on a dual-bottom line.
Promote the STEMCO / Enpro Culture by exhibiting the five principles of exemplary leadership: Modeling the Way, inspiring a Shared Vision, Enabling Others to Act, Challenging the Process, and Encouraging the Heart.
Collaborate with customers’ quality and engineering personnel to determine critical part features and review manufacturability of design. Make recommendations to modify customer part specifications and tolerances as necessary to support cost effective production.
Provide quality support to operations ensuring consistent application of quality techniques. Resolve quality issues of capability, tolerancing, and materials related issues. Resolve quality issues by identifying problems, examining solution options, implementing action plans, and providing resources. Effectively communicate and reinforce commitment to quality improvement efforts.
Develop and submit PPAP documents for new product launches and process changes to meet customer requirements.
Determine when process stability and capability studies should be performed on existing processes. Review and analyze results. Recommend changes to processes based upon findings and perform follow up to verify effectiveness.
Participate in the Advanced Product Quality Planning activities to determine appropriate use of existing and new measurement systems during new tool or process design and startup.
Coordinate pre-launch production trial run process monitoring.
Participate in the development of Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) and maintain Control Plans and FMEA's throughout the life of the part.
Perform duties in accordance with quality system requirements as the voice of customers.
Coordinate with Sales, Purchasing, Engineering, Production, and Tool-room to resolve customer complaints and concerns.
Lead PPM improvement plan for strategic customers.
Perform Internal & Process Audits
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required
Associates degree in Engineering, preferably in Manufacturing/ Mechanical/ Industrial discipline with 3 - 5 years' experience in quality or a high school or technical school Diploma with 5+ years in manufacturing quality required.
Ability to apply appropriate use of statistical techniques.
Ability to determine and apply appropriate Measurement System Analysis tools.
Facilitate and promote the use of appropriate problem-solving techniques for effective root cause analysis and successful corrective action.
Technical Qualifications: Technical knowledge of manufacturing processes. Background in GD&T.
Computer Skills: In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Office required.
Experience with some quality data analysis software applications is required. (e.g., Minitab)
QMS Internal auditing experience
Capable of performing measurements and inspections using hand-held gages like vernier calipers, micrometer, height gage, CMM, Optical comparator, surfometer, profilometer and other custom-designed inspection equipment. CMM programming experience is preferred.
Inspection equipment software, CMM operation/ data analysis software and statistical analysis software.
Frequently required to stand, walk, sit, use hands, reach with hands and arms, and talk/hear.
Occasionally climbs, balances, stoops, kneels, and lift up to 35 pounds.
EEO and Culture Statement:
Enpro is a leading provider of engineered industrial products for the processing and general manufacturing industries worldwide. The company operates in two segments: Sealing Products, Advanced Surface Technologies, and Engineered Materials.
Sealing Technologies-Safeguarding Critical Environments
Composed of Garlock, STEMCO, and Technetics Group, these businesses leverage a high degree of materials science application expertise, extensive proprietary knowledge, and deep customer relationships to create innovative sealing solutions complemented by value-added systems integration.
EnPro Industries is an equal opportunity employer. Legal authorization to work in the United States is required. We will not sponsor employment visas now or in the future for this job.
GLOBAL PERFORMANCE: Nearly half of annual sales are generated in markets outside the U.S.