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QA/QC Technician in Bedford, OH at ITW

Date Posted: 5/15/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Bedford, OH
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Job Description

Business Description: 
ITW Shakeproof  Automotive-Bedford Wire  serves all the major OEMs and their tier suppliers with cold headed fasteners totalling approximately $170 M in revenues. Units include:  SAP – Elgin, Elg Grove Village and Machesney Park IL , Darlington WI and ITW Bedford Wire in Bedford Heights Ohio.
The division drives profitability by leveraging its innovative solutions and application engineering.  In addition to ITW’s industry leading research and development capabilities, ITW Shakeproof Automotive and ITW Bedford Wire  enhance our customers’ competitive advantage by…

•Maintaining advanced engineering and manufacturing facilities in NA.

•Exchanging product, process and benchmarking information with sister units worldwide.

•Continually improving processes, material and designs to ensure every product exceeds customer specifications while providing unparalleled value.

Position Description:
ITW Bedford Wire is looking for self-driven Quality Technician interested in developing skills and experience in the quality field.  The QA/QC tech will facilitate responses to customer concerns and various quality assurance programs across the Bedford Heights facility. This is a first shift position with usual hours of 8:00 AM- 4:00 PM, subject to business need.
Essential Functions:

  • Sample collection, sorting and testing (Tensile, ROA%, HRB)

  • Operate abrasive saw to prepare Micro-mounts

  • Preparation of metallographic solutions

  • Rate microstructures against customer specifications

  • Evaluate mechanical & physical steel properties against customer specifications

  • Generate customer material certifications

  • Enter chemistries into the BW system to verify material meets customer specifications

  • Actively participate in company efforts to improve workplace Safety

  • Responsible for identifying and resolving quality problems and NCRs

  • Responsible for supporting, developing and improving the company’s Quality, Environmental & Safety Management Systems

  • Responsible for supporting internal and registrar audits.

  • Responsible for monitoring non-conformance areas

  • Recognize/Differentiate between steel grades, heats & sizes

  • Knowledge of product descriptions and ID requirements

  • Knowledge of Quality & Safety Policies

  • Micrometer calibration

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma required; Technical School, or Associates Degree preferred

  • Prior experience in quality-related, or automotive business preferred

  • Continuous Improvement mindset

  • 3 to 5 years’ experience in Quality is preferred

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating, and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

  • Ability to lift up to 30 pounds.

  • Excellent computer skills

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Use of Optical Emission Spectroscopy to verify grade chemistries

  • Communication skills both oral and written

  • Self-motivated; Team work is mandatory

  • Attention to detail

  • Good problem-solving skills

  • dedicated to achieving goals

    ITW is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. We do not accept unsolicited resumes. 
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