Quality Assurance Technician

Cygnus Manufacturing Company (CMC) is a progressive, state-of-the-art contract manufacturer specializing in precision machining, sheet metal fabrication and electro-mechanical assembly.  CMC offers services to companies in the following industries:  aerospace, medical devices, instrumentation, energy, health & safety, and transportation.  We are located in a suburb of Pittsburgh (Saxonburg, PA) and have an excellent opportunity for an aggressive, self-motivated individual.

Position Description for Quality Assurance Technician:  Work with manufacturing groups to provide quality assurance services in support of achieving 100% quality production, continually improve manufacturing processes and assure customer satisfaction.

 

Responsibilities will include the following:

  • Complete first article and final audit inspections.
  • Assist manufacturing with troubleshooting product quality problems.
  • Assist in training of quality and manufacturing personnel in inspection procedures/methods when needed.
  • Create, validate and save inspection procedures for quality and manufacturing, as well as other quality documents and records.
  • Assist in audits of the group, processes, product or documentation.
  • Assist in cause and corrective action investigation.
  • Communicate with customers on quality issues.
  • Generate deviation requests for nonconformance as needed.
  • Initiate or participate in process improvement programs within the manufacturing group and the company.
  • Assist or perform FMEAs, capability studies, GR&R studies when needed.
  • Participate in Quality team meetings.
  • Manage projects to ensure product quality requirements are developed.

 Applicants should have the following qualifications: 

  • Associates degree in Metrology, Engineering Technology or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a machining or fabrication environment working with measurement equipment.
  • Strong ability to interpret blueprints and geometric tolerancing.
  • Able to use inspection equipment and computer software related to position.
  • Strong technical math and mechanical abilities; good technical writing and reading abilities.
  • Able to work under stress and deadlines with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Good organization skills.
  • Able to analyze and problem-solve.
  • Service attitude, commitment to quality.
  • Able to work independently and with others at all levels; good communication skills.
  • Solid knowledge of manufacturing processes and documentation.
  • Knowledge of statistics and SPC.
  • Knowledge of ISO9001 and ISO13485 standards desired.

 Benefits:
Competitive salary
Comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental and vision coverage, life and disability insurance, 401(k) plan, vacation and personal time, paid holidays, and more
Great, climate-controlled work environment

Please e-mail your resume to resume@cygnusmfg.com, fax it to us at 724-352-8409 or mail to:
Human Resources Manager
Cygnus Manufacturing Company
491 Chantler Drive
Saxonburg, PA 16056