Waupaca Foundry, Inc. 2nd Shift Quality Assurance Technician in Effingham, Illinois
Why Waupaca Foundry?
Waupaca Foundry, Inc. is North America’s leading supplier of iron castings and has a history of innovation with a legacy of product quality. Waupaca Foundry employs approximately 4,400 people company-wide. Waupaca Foundry is committed to relentless improvement, forward-thinking sustainability initiatives, and providing a reliable experience to the millions who use our castings every day. Our goal is to employ individuals who take pride in their work within a culture of continual innovation. Waupaca Foundry is proud to be an employer of choice for those driven and skilled individuals seeking rewarding careers by producing top quality castings.
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Quality Assurance Technician
Verifies product and material specifications providing support regarding quality issues and ensuring our products meet customer specifications.
Proactively partners with production and engineering to resolve actual and potential quality issues.
Demonstrates clear and direct communication skills with internal/external customers, visitors, vendors, and suppliers.
Creates clear documentation that adequately defines a problem and corresponding resolution.
Informs production teams of out-of-tolerance conditions and assist with containment determining production run or halt status.
Maintain inventory of gauges and equipment as needed.
Able to use hand tools for inspection purposes.
Performs shift checks of parts on CMM.
Set up and operate Coordinate Measuring Machines.
Assure correct CMM program utilized per the task presented.
Perform required tool qualification.
Perform CMM maintenance and troubleshooting to include replacing wrists, probes, and styli including 5-way star styli.
Replace tools and build tool profiles in PC-DMIS.
Perform preventive maintenance activities on measurement equipment as directed.
Oversee capability studies and stats collection.
Move and confirm existing and archive CMM programs to improve product flow through the metrology lab.
Evaluate measurement results and composition, and develop corrective actions or repair requests for castings and tooling.
Performs all job responsibility while adhering to WF safety policies.
High School graduate. One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.
Foundational understanding of GD&T
Solid work history
Good oral communications
Understanding and following instructions
Dependable and responsible
Positive work attitude
Ability to work in a team environment
Ability to adapt to a flexible work schedule
Ability to work without supervision
Waupaca Foundry offers competitive wages and exceptional benefits, including:
Medical, dental, vision
Short and long term disability
Employer funded retirement plan
Employee assistance program (EAP)
Employer supported career development, including tuition reimbursement
Waupaca Foundry is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.