Quality Technician in Inglewood, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/17/2020

Job Snapshot

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    Inglewood, CA
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    4 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Job Summary

Reporting to the Quality Assurance Director, the Quality Assurance Inspector is responsible for the inspection and disposition of incoming components/raw materials, in-process inspection and finished product inspection.   The QA Inspector also functions as a back-up to Senior QA Inspector in ensuring that outgoing amplifier systems and modules meet customer, EIA/IPC workmanship requirements.

Primary Duties

  • Performs incoming inspection and disposition of all purchased sheet metal, mechanical, electro-mechanical, amplifier modules, and systems to established engineering drawing requirements. 
  • Performs in-process and final inspection of amplifier modules and rack-mounted amplifier systems.
  • Identifies and uses optimum inspection tools/methods for sheet metal, mechanical, electromechanical, and electronics components and assemblies.
  • Monitors and manages the nonconforming material and MRB board review process.
  • Identifies discrepant parts and assemblies and drives corrective action with sub tier suppliers.
  • Performs QA buyoff acceptance on reworked products and assemblies to ensure compliance.
  • Performs first article inspections, measurement analysis, in-process inspection, pre-cap visual internal inspection of amplifier PCBA modules to J-STD-001 and IPC-A-610 level 3 inspection requirements.
  • Reviews MSDS and shelf life information and manages established shelf life control procedures.
  • Maintains material certifications from Receiving Inspection.
  • Confirms that finished systems incorporate all ECO change orders as required, and confirms release status.
  • Defines acceptance criteria to production associates.
  • Identifies product or part non-conformances and secures corrective actions to meet standards.
  • Executes and prepares all essential customer acceptance documentation, and proactively responds to customer requests for corrective action.
  • Conducts random “perfect system” audits at various levels of assembly.
  • Works on special projects as assigned.

Key Qualifications

  • Minimum of 4 years Quality Control experience; prior experience in a mil-spec aerospace environment as a functioning QA incoming inspector preferred.
  • Must have understanding of Quality Management Systems (ISO 9001).
  • Requires specific, thorough knowledge of quality inspection methods, good analysis skills and technical background.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and assembly drawings.
  • Working familiarity with AQL sample inspection techniques and Zero acceptance lot sampling is required.
  • J-STD-001 certified trainer/technician or IPC-A-610 workmanship standards technician or ASQ Certified Quality inspector technician status is a plus.
  • Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Access proficiency is required.

Must be detail-oriented and reliable, with excellent interpersonal communication skills.