Quality Associate - 3rd Shift in Hebron, IL at ITW

Date Posted: 4/20/2018

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Job Description

Founded in 1912, ITW’s products and solutions are at work all over the world, in deep-sea oil rigs, aerospace technology, bridges and wind turbines, healthcare, the spaces in which we live and work, the cars we drive, and the mobile devices we rely on. We are never, whether we know it or not, more than a few steps from an innovative ITW solution.

As part of ITW’s Automotive Segment, ITW Powertrain Plastics is committed to being a world leader in insert molded filters, mechatronics components, and reservoirs. Our Hebron location specializes in water filtration and outdoor power equipment. Key products include drinking water filters and fuel tank caps.

Position Summary: The Quality Associate conducts audits and testing to ensure compliance with quality assurance policies, documents, and customer specifications and reports results to the team so that any necessary adjustments can be made. 3rd Shift.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Audit and monitor quality requirements in accordance with company quality assurance policies, documents and customer specifications.
  • Conduct inspections at First Article, In-Process, Incoming and completes Final Inspections and Dock Audits per inspection plans.
  • Identify nonconforming material and initiate nonconforming reports per established procedures.
  • Communicate effectively verbally and in writing with management, operators, process technicians and other inspectors about quality related concerns required.
  • Provide input on inspection methods related to continuous improvement initiatives related to the job.
  • Assist quality, engineering and production personnel with investigations of part defects or quality related issues.
  • Understand and comply with the company’s quality management system (TS 16949) and environmental management system (ISO 14001) in addition to ITW’s safety policies and procedures.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • Attention to detail, organization, and strong multitasking abilities
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical operations and perform measured conversions.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and specifications as well as various charts and reports
  • Knowledge or ability to understand and use various test methods.
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Ability to work in a team setting
  • Commitment to continuous improvement.
  • Injection Molding experience (preferred)

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily, follow work instructions and job training requirements. Individual must be able to stand for full manufacturing shift, have ability to complete hand assembly process. Ability to reach with arms extended and/or overhead, excellent hand dexterity, ability to bend, stoop, stretch and similar activities and able to lift up to 35 pounds frequently.

 Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.