Quality Assurance Technician

General Job Summary:

Retrax is a fast growing manufacturing company located in Grand Forks, ND. We design, build and sell aftermarket truck accessories and we offer an enjoyable work-life balance, a comprehensive benefits package, and a friendly work atmosphere.

Essential Job Training Functions:

(To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • Maintain a safe, clean work environment; correct any unsafe conditions or behaviors with a supervisor
  • Aid in the report out quality assurance metrics to gauge progress on internal and/or external issues
  • Propose product or process improvements that will minimize quality defects, both internal and external
  • Conduct internal audits and inspections to ensure compliance to work instructions and controlled drawings
  • Provide support and documentation required to maintain ISO certification; authority to disposition production material
  • Utilize Lean principles to establish quality assurance processes
  • Ensure engineering specifications are understood by operators and properly applied in the assembly process
  • Interface with shop floor personnel to teach and train quality or other product issues encountered
  • Inspire, motivate, and lead other in utilizing Lean manufacturing tools to deliver results
  • Organize materials at work station and department according to 6S standards
  • Perform other related and non-related duties as assigned through on-the-job training

Education/Knowledge/Experience:

  • Associate's degree in a manufacturing/quality related field
  • Two or more years of quality assurance experience
  • Lean and ISO experience
  • Software experience: Microsoft Office Suite, ERP Software

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Accountability: Accepts responsibility and accounts for his/her actions
  • Communication: Communicates effectively with others both orally and in writing
  • Diversity Oriented: Works effectively in a diverse workforce
  • Problem Solving: Finds a solution or deals proactively with work related problems
  • Quality: Able to produce a high quality product with minimal supervision
  • Self-Motivated: Internally inspired to perform a task to the best of ones ability

Physical Requirements:

  • Occasional lifting of 50 pounds or less, occasional lifting of 51 pounds or more
  • Standing, walking, and sitting frequently throughout the duration of shift, daily
  • Repetitive use of hands and/or fingers; able to reach with hands and arms; and use of vision

Benefits:

Eligible Upon Hire - Paid Time Off, Quarterly Production Bonus (based on company financial success), 8 Paid Holidays

Eligible 1st of Month Following Hire Date - Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, AD&D, Disability, FSA, Voluntary Benefits

Additional Benefits - 401(k), Tuition Reimbursement

Pay:

$21.00 per hour

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