Fortive Corporation Quality Technician in Raleigh, North Carolina
This position is located in Elizabethtown NC (60 miles from Wilmington NC).
Position Summary: Inspect, test, sort, sample, or weigh raw materials or processed, machined, fabricated, or assembled parts or products for defects, wear, and deviations from specifications. May use precision measuring instruments and complex test equipment. Support quality department with administrative support, dimensional studies, and gage/fixture studies. Other additional duties as assigned.
Measure parts and final assemblies using various gages (including CMM, vision system, optical comparator, calipers, micrometers, height gages, thread gages, ring gages).
Complete, update, and maintain first article documentation.
Perform Process Capability Studies (CPK).
Perform gauge R&R studies to certify new gauges and gauging methods.
Assists engineers with qualification and validation studies (including PPAP’s) by collecting, compiling, measuring, organizing, and recording data, and writing appropriate procedures.
Disposition non-conforming material by utilizing quality tools and SPT manufacturing processes and procedures.
Write, update and improve quality procedures including development of visual aids.
Analyze and interpret blueprints, data, manuals, and other materials to determine specifications, inspection and testing procedures, adjustment and certification methods, formulas, and measuring instruments required.
Inspect, test, or measure materials, products, installations, or work for conformance to specifications.
Continuously display initiative in seeking and improving processes by utilizing the FBS (Fortive Business System) tools.
Maintain organization of documents (electronic files and folders, and hard copies) related to PPAP’s, FAI’s, etc.
Other duties as assigned or required.
• Associate Degree in technical field and 3-5 years of related work experience or equivalent combination.
• Previous experience and application of quality measurement tools to include a variety of CMM/Vision Systems, hand inspection tools, and comparators.
• Familiarity and understanding of the basic principles of statistical process control (SPC) and control charts.
• Ability to be independently organize and prioritize multiple tasks.
• Must be able to work independently as a problem solver with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Previous experience with performing PPAP’s
• Working knowledge of AIAG Manual, Blueprint reading and GD&T a plus.
• Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and the ability to learn new software programs.
Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With more than $6 billion in annual revenues, Fortive’s well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution.
Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 24,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 40 countries around the world. Our team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company’s operating model is the Fortive Business System. For more information please visit: www.fortive.com.
The position is with Specialty Product Technologies (SPT). Specialty Product Technologies (SPT) has grown to be a global leader as a core technology company comprised of several strong product lines. SPT designs, manufactures, and markets innovative products, services, and technologies to deliver manufacturing/operational efficiencies, cost-effective solutions, and high-quality products demanded by today’s industrial automation marketplace.
Every SPT product line has earned a “best in class” reputation and has been built on a solid foundation of achievement over a long period of time with proven reliability in the most rigorous and demanding applications. Each product line is considered essential components in the markets and applications they serve.
Founded in 1901 as the Veeder Manufacturing Company, the company joined the Danaher portfolio in 1986 and has continued to grow. Today, SPT is part of the Fortive Corporation. The SPT product lines encompass the solid brands of Eagle Signal, Joslyn Clark, Namco Controls, Superior Electric, Thomson Nyliner, and Veeder-Root. SPT product lines can be found in a wide variety of applications and industries.
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