Quality Technician

  • 3773 State Rd, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44223, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Associated Materials is the parent company for leading building product brands such as Alside, Gentek, Revere, Alpine and Preservation. With a legacy of over 65 years in business, we create, develop, manufacture, extrude and distribute beautiful siding, windows and more throughout our network of North American company-owned distributors. If you’re searching for a rewarding career, consider AMI!

We are seeking an hourly Quality Technician who is responsible for supporting plant quality compliance, product quality improvement, and process capability. This position leads continuous improvement activities to improve product quality and process performance and leads root cause and corrective action activities to resolve field and in-plant quality issues.

 

Job Description

Associated Materials is the parent company for leading building product brands such as Alside, Gentek, Revere, Alpine and Preservation. With a legacy of over 65 years in business, we create, develop, manufacture, extrude and distribute beautiful siding, windows and more throughout our network of North American company-owned distributors. If you’re searching for a rewarding career, consider AMI!

We are seeking an hourly Quality Technician who is responsible for supporting plant quality compliance, product quality improvement, and process capability. This position leads continuous improvement activities to improve product quality and process performance and leads root cause and corrective action activities to resolve field and in-plant quality issues.

OBJECTIVES:

  • Lead process improvements and implementation of a “quality culture” that adheres to the ISO 9001 QMS in the plant
  • Lead root cause investigations and corrective actions to resolve quality related issues.
  • Support quality compliance, product quality improvement and manufacturing process capability

DAY-TO-DAY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Drive process capability through a demonstrated mechanical ability and a hands on approach to problem solving. Utilize QC tools such as CpK analysis, SPC, etc.
  • Validate final product to determine conformance to quality specifications and design intent
  • Perform process and product audits, and provide feedback to improve their effectiveness
  • Produce and improve visual aids and work instructions as needed
  • Clearly communicate problems to Quality and Manufacturing for resolution
  • Track customer orders and generate data reports
  • Teach auditors, inspectors, and production employees the requirements that produce a quality product.
  • Oversee quality initiatives and auditor assignments as needed
  • Cross train in other areas in the department to be proficient in all jobs in the department.
  • Other duties as assigned.

KEY RELATIONSHIPS: 

  • Quality and Manufacturing Operations Leadership
  • Quality Engineers, Quality Techs, Auditors, Inspectors, Plant Maintenance, Shipping/Receiving

Qualifications

  • Minimum 2 years industrial experience with responsibility for the development and implementation of product and/or process quality in a large scale manufacturing environment.
  • 3-5 years of quality /process engineering in a leadership role preferred. Associates or Bachelor’s degree preferred. Science and design related roles will be considered
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to work independently in a fast paced environment
  • Proficiency with Excel, PowerPoint and other software used to track and manage the business.
  • Experience with gauge calibration preferred.
  • Experience in ISO 9001 based quality systems is preferred, or a willingness to learn.
  • Bi-lingual a plus (English and Spanish).

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Recruiters: Please note that Associated Materials, Alside and any of its affiliated companies does not seek or accept unsolicited resumes or offers of recruiting service associated with any published or unpublished employment opportunities. Any unsolicited information sent to AMI or any of its employees will be considered as unencumbered and free from any fee or charge whatsoever. Only members of our Human Resources Team have authority to engage or authorize recruiting services. Any questions regarding recruiting services of any kind must be sent to jobs at associatedmaterials dot com.