Quality Technician
Milwaukee, WI 
Posted 15 days ago
Job Description
POSITION:   Quality Technician

Reports to:   Quality Engineer

     As a part of the Quality team, a keen sense of observation and attention to details are key to being successful in the Quality Technician position.  Quality requirements are based upon Engineering standards, applicable specifications and production procedures to assure product quality.  This role is responsible for the measurement of parts, documentation of data, ensuring the identification of potential defects and coordination with internal Kracor team members to establish and maintain immediate and long-term solutions.  The Quality Technician must be highly organized, self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision.  This position is expected to interact with Production team members, Management, Engineering, Mold Shop, and Maintenance as necessary. 

Specific duties include are, but not limited to:
  • Perform dimensional analysis and product testing as required
  • Perform visual and mechanical inspection of pre-production, in-process, and finished goods sampling throughout production shifts
  • Compare finished products against specifications
  • Clear conforming products for shipment
  • Notify Production Leads and Quality Engineer of problems and non-conforming product
  • Seek resolution, and continuous improvements using established procedures
  • Maintain documentation associated with initial and final inspections.
  • Participate in Corrective action problem solving
  • Knowledge of all unit numbers and materials we ship
  • Provide feedback on measurement methods for inspecting product
  • Demonstrate communication skills
  • Maintain Inspection equipment
  • Demonstrate experience with small gauges—micrometer, caliper, pin gauges, and visual inspection instruments
  • Carry out objectives in a safe and appropriate manner while maintaining an acceptable level of quality
  • Control movement of parts and paperwork to other areas
  • Excel reporting
  • Other job duties as assigned by the supervisor

  • Strong communication and teamwork skills and ability to work self-directed
  • Sense of urgency with an attention to detail and safety
  • Comfort with operating in a challenging, fast paced environment
  • Able to lift 25 lbs and pull 50 lbs as required
  • Ability to stand for up to 8 hours
  • Comfortable wearing required PPE
  • Ability to meet and deal tactfully and courteously with fellow employees
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment background check
  • Solid working knowledge of Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, and Outlook is a plus.
  • High school diploma or equivalent GED
  • One or more years of related experience and/or training in a manufacturing environment.

Yamaha-Kracor offers our employees:
  • A great work environment
  • Competitive wages
  • Medical, dental, vision, disability and life Insurance
  • 401(k) with Match and Profit Share
  • Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Sick Days
  • Employee Purchase Program
  • Career Growth Opportunities
  • Job Security – We’re Growing And Expanding

Yamaha-Kracor is proud to be an equal opportunity employer


Job Summary
Start Date
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
1st shift
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
1+ years
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