Pentair, Inc. Quality Technician in Roselle, Illinois
Under the supervision of the Quality Manager, the Quality Technician documents quality levels by performing a variety of audits to ensure conformance with the company's quality standards. The Quality Technician works with Operations to perform root cause analysis and work on problems of a diverse scope.
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Work Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., with occasional overtime throughout the week or on Saturdays as needed
Understand and be able to apply the elements of the correct/preventive action process, including root cause analysis, failure mode and effects analysis, and the control of non-conforming material
Monitor raw materials, work in progress (WIP), and finished products to ensure quality
Utilize a high level of attention to detail as well as strong interpersonal skills
Provide training to operators as required
Track a range of metrics and conduct different audits to ensure conformance with company objectives
Assist in the validation of processes associated with process and operational improvement
Have a positive attitude and a strong sense of urgency in resolving customer and production quality issues
Wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as required by work area, such as safety glasses, ear plugs, hard hats, gloves, and steel toe shoes.
Ensure a clean and safe working environment for all employees, emphasizing prevention of hazardous conditions and support Pentair’s safety programs by following all established safety processes
Have earned at least a High School diploma or equivalent with 2+ years of Quality experience
Have working knowledge of statistical and mathematical analysis along with scientific techniques to aid decision-making
Have the ability to speak, read, and write basic English
Have competent computer skills to include Microsoft Office
Be familiar with quality systems, such as ISO 9001
Know how to use necessary measurement instruments and how to utilize them, such as calipers, micrometers, height gauges, and comparators
Be able to use Vision Measuring tools and possibly CMM equipment to effectively evaluate blueprints/drawing dimensions
Know how to handle complexity in a fast pace manufacturing environment
Be able to work overtime as needed
Be able to lift frequently 10-15 pounds and infrequently 25-50 pounds, as well as regularly bend and reach
Be able to stand for an entire eight hour shift
Be able to work independently and also with a team
Be comfortable with frequently walking in a warehouse, as well as working around machinery and lift truck traffic
Have the ability to identify unsafe conditions and report them to the department team leader, supervisor, manager, or Safety Coordinator
Perform other duties as assigned
We like, but don’t require:
Associate’s degree or higher in a quality or technical field
Basic knowledge of Kanban principles
Basic knowledge of LEAN techniques
Pentair is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Diversity and Inclusion:
With our expanding global presence, cross-cultural insight and competence are essential for our ongoing success. We believe that a diverse workforce contributes different perspectives and creative ideas that enable us to continue to improve every day. Race, gender, ethnicity, country of origin, age, personal style, sexual orientation, physical ability, religion, life experiences and many more factors contribute to this diversity.
We take ongoing action to improve the diversity of our workforce by:
Ensuring leadership involvement and ownership
Attracting and retaining diverse talent at all levels
Fostering a globally aware, inclusive culture
Ensuring our practices are fair and non-discriminatory
Pentair makes the most of life’s essential resources. From our residential and business solutions that help people move, improve and enjoy their water, to our sustainable innovations and applications, we deliver smart, sustainable solutions for life.
Pentair had revenue in 2020 of $3 billion, and trades under the ticker symbol PNR. With approximately 9,750 global employees serving customers in more than 150 countries, we work to help improve lives and the environment around the world. To learn more, visit Pentair.com (https://www.pentair.com/?utm_source=business_wire&utm_medium=boilerplate&utm_campaign=pr) .