Quality Specialist - NDE (Non-Destructive Evaluation) / Location: Pella, Iowa
March 18, 2019
Use non-destructive evaluation methods (NDE) to evaluate materials and products.Review processes and products to assure they conform to applicable quality standards and work instructions.Train and coach other employees on proper work methods and promote understanding of quality standards.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Check welds, steel shafts, and steel plate using non-destructive evaluation methods (NDE) including ultrasonic testing, magnetic particle testing, dye penetrant testing, or visual testing. Report and document inspections and produce records when required.
Assist manufacturing with implementation and compliance to company quality standards, procedures and work instructions. Coach and train employees on understanding and application of quality standards.
Work with management to evaluate and troubleshoot problems causing quality related defects.
Read and understand engineering print specifications and tolerances.
Evaluate compliance of finished products to applicable specifications and tolerances. Compile data and complete special inspections and reports per customer requirements (First Article, PPAP, etc.).
Evaluate returned goods and complete analysis reports (RGA) in a timely manner.
Assist with selection, tracking and calibration of gages and measuring equipment. Assist with development and implementation of new and revised measurement systems.
Use advanced measurement devices (CMM, Romer ARM, etc) to provide data for manufacturing and engineering when required.
Create, review and update work instructions and procedures.
Use proficient computer skills employing Microsoft Word, Excel, and be able to learn other special software as required to complete assigned responsibilities.
Perform routine maintenance and housekeeping.
Regularly participate in additional training related to the Job.
Perform extra assignments in other areas and related tasks as assigned.
Regular, consistent attendance.
Training, Certifications, Licenses
Fork lift license.
Must be able to attain and maintain NDT Certifications.
Training and experience in the following subjects are desired: CNC Machining, Welding, Print Reading, Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerances, Statistics, Statistical Process Control, CMM Technology.