QA Technician Capital Equipment in Milpitas, CA at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 10/29/2019

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JobID: 376745

Quality Assurance Technician – Capital Equipment

Johnson Service Group has an exciting opportunity a Quality Assurance Technician for a 6 month temporary assignment  in the customer’s manufacturing facility. This individual’s primary function will be to perform 100% quality inspections on product for customer shipments and support Manufacturing Operations. This QA department member will also be cross-trained to other QA Department functions, as required, to fulfill QA’s supporting role for other functional organizations, companywide.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree or Quality/Mechanical/Electrical Technician Certification
  • Knowledge of SAP.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Minimum 3 years of experience within manufacturing/production/quality environment


  • Perform functional quality tests on material accurately, and in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Record and report results of inspections, failure analysis, material discrepancies, and defect data using SAP, Microsoft Access, and other related databases as needed.
  • Perform detailed visual inspection of material to determine product quality where limits may not be clearly defined.
  • Appropriate timely and efficient movement and disposition of material and movement of acceptable product into use.
  • Coordination with Production line technicians and/or supervisors when inspection data exceeds acceptable limits or when major incidents of poor quality are noted.
  • Make recommendation on disposition of questionable product.
  • Data collection, analysis, and creation of presentation material for metric reporting and trending.
  • Perform root cause failure analysis and disposition of returned material.
  • Creation of work instructions for inspection and product improvements.
  • Work with suppliers/vendors to ensure that quality components are being shipped to our client.
  • Act as a liaison between Quality and other customer functional departments.

Required Knowledge and Skills:

  • Good to proficient computer skills using Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Outlook, Word, and Excel.
  • Good organizational, listening, and verbal / written communication skills with demonstrated ability to follow instructions and processes.
  • Able to be proactive and self-motivated.
  • Knowledge of Quality concepts and terminology such as ISO 9000.
  • Basic understanding of engineering and manufacturing terminology and processes.
  • Able to comprehend engineering drawings and specifications.
  • Able to interact and communicate with all levels of our customer’s staff.

Work Environment:

  • Required to lift a minimum of 40lbs.
  • Ability to have a wide range of movement to be able to move material within facility.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time.
  • Excessive noise due to high foot-traffic, assembly equipment and/or forklifts