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Company: Olympus
Location: Breinigsville, PA
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Technology, Software, IT, Electronics


Are you looking for a company that cares about people's lives and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people's lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day. We're currently looking for a Quality Technician I to join us in our Brenigsville, PA office.

Let's inspire healthier lives, together.

The Quality Technician I is responsible for supporting the Quality department and promoting quality improvements. The incumbent will be responsible for supporting Quality Engineers with coordinating and implementing projects. He/She will install and maintain shop floor workstations and equipment. The incumbent will also recommend cost effective process procedures. The Quality Technician will execute test/validation protocols. The incumbent will also collaborate with value stream and/or engineering staff to solve technical, facilities and quality issues.

Job Duties

In a typical day, you will:

* Perform incoming or first article inspection.

* Create supporting records and reports.

* Understand lot sampling per ANSI/ASQ Z1.4-2008.

* Perform final/sterile release of products.

* Perform in-process inspections.

* Perform label inspection.

* Perform DHR final review.

* Perform specified functional inspection tests.

* Participate in cross-functional teams to solve quality issues.

* Ability to work both independently and in a team environment.

* Assist co-workers with training of Quality standards and requirements.

* Communicate inspection information to Operations and Quality personnel.

* Initiate NCR (non-conforming report) and/or coordinate MRB activities.

* Assist Quality Engineers with data-gathering activities to support validations and/or studies.

* Utilize knowledge of quality metrics and statistical metrics i.e. population mean, process capability and standard deviation.

* Complete basic charts using Microsoft tools.

* Identify outliers in data using statistical tools.

* Coach operations staff on Quality requirements.

* Initiate change orders to support Quality Engineering to maintain Quality documentation (Inspection instructions, work instructions, etc.).

* Operate advanced measurement systems.

* Coordinate and/or Perform calibration activities.

* Maintain acceptable standards for attendance and work overtime as needed.

* Perform all other essential related duties as required.



* High School Diploma or equivalent is required; 2-year Technical Degree is preferred.

* Minimum of 2 years of experience in a Quality Control regulated industry is required or the equivalent combination of education and experience.

* Minimum of year of Metrology experience


* ASQ Certification preferred.

* Knowledge of ISO13485/FDA quality system regulations.

* Must be detail-oriented Must possess effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.

* Knowledge of Microsoft Office Must have working knowledge of quality metrics and statistical metrics i.e. population mean, process capability and standard deviation.

* Must be able to complete basic charts using Microsoft tools.

* Must have an understanding of statistical tools and be able to identify outliers in data.

* Must have knowledge and experience to operate the following inspection tools:Caliper, Micrometer, Optical Comparator, CMM, Pin Gages, Microscope.

* Must have the knowledge and experience to operate the following advanced measurement systems: Vision System, SmartScope .

* Intermediate computer skills as required to perform job duties.

* Ability to perform required duties with minimum supervision.

We realize work isn't just a job to you.

It's a big part of your life, but not the only part. That's why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.

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