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Quality Technician

Smith & Wesson
Smith & Wesson

Posted 8 months ago

Quality Technician

Columbia, MO

The Quality Technician will be responsible for inspecting all incoming parts and products to ensure the design and quality requirements are achieved. The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, self-motivation, and attention to detail.

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Preferred 1-2 years' experience
  • Basic knowledge of computer programs (ex. Microsoft Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Experience with measurement devices
  • General understanding of hunting and shooting sports preferred

Competencies and Skills:

  • Basic Math skills required
  • Ability to read drawings and understand part dimensional tolerances.
  • Clear and effective written and oral communication
  • Ability to work with a team
  • Attentive to detail
  • Good organizational skills
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks
  • General office equipment
  • General mechanical aptitude
  • Self-motivation and willingness to take initiative within established procedures

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Inspection equipment including hardness tester
  • Perform required audit both domestic and international orders for accuracy prior to shipment
  • Perform random audits and keep logs for those audits
  • Regular and predictable attendance is required.

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to sit for prolonged periods of time in front of a computer.
  • Ability to move about facility on regular basis to perform physical activities, such as, but not limited to, lifting heavy equipment (up to 50 lbs. unassisted), bending, standing, climbing or walking.
  • Visual and hearing acuity.

NOTE: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment and Personal Protective Equipment:

Within any of our facilities, employees may be exposed to manufacturing noise, airborne liquid chemicals, fine particulate dust, ambient temperatures, and industrial lighting. Work environment is similar to most manufacturing and distribution operations. May be exposed to excessive noise, temperatures, hazards associated with working around moving machinery, work in confined quarters, exposure to vibrations and shop lighting, continuous exposure to hot temperatures, may be humid, odors, dust, continuous exposure to mechanical hazards, and occasional exposure to chemical hazards.

The following Personal Protective Equipment is required:

  • Safety glasses with side shields and hearing protection required when on manufacturing floor
The use of additional personal protective equipment (PPE) may be required when a job task(s) is being completed in or around your assigned department or in another department, this includes safety eyewear, hearing protection, and safety footwear.

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