Quality Technician

Farwell, Michigan
Manufacturing & Production (Production Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
US$ 15.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Krocker, Tina, Spherion
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Job Description

A Clare County manufacturer is seeking a Quality Technician to join their team! This is a full-time, temp-hire opportunity (goal is long-term placement) and hours will vary greatly depending on coverage needs, so interested candidates MUST BE WILLING TO WORK ANY SHIFT. A minimum of 1 year experience in the performance and theories of gage calibration and measurement analysis is required. The employee must be able to keep pace with gage tracking and decontamination testing.


  • Follow directives from the Quality Assurance Manager to meet customer quality standards.
  • Coordinates quality assurance requirements and work tasks with Quality Assurance Manager. 
  • Perform receiving inspection on incoming goods in accordance with procedures.
  • Identify and handle non-conforming products; identify visual defects and make disposition on inspected material. 
  • Perform layout of products utilizing the coordinate measurement machine (CMM), optical comparator, and various other measurement equipment and/or tools determining conformance to quality requirements.
  • Plans, performs, and documents gage calibrations at prescribed intervals. 
  • Coordinate quality activities with production personnel including the General Manager, Supervision, Engineering, Technical Support Team personnel and operators.
  • Execute training activities under direction of the Quality Assurance Manager.
  • Perform and document contamination testing of products in accordance with documented procedures.
  • Aide in the development of process flow charts, control plans and PFMEA?s. (Process Failure Mode Effects Analysis)
  • Preparation and documentation of prototype products to customer expectations.
  • Preparation and documentation of PPAP (Production Part Approval Process) activities in accordance with customer requirements.
  • Write procedures, work instructions and inspection sheets in accordance with the QMS (Quality Management System)
  • Aide in the control of all documentation in accordance with the QMS (Quality Management System).
  • Gather and collect data from multiple sub-sets of any product needed for capability studies along with continuous monitoring of applicable SPC (Statistical Process Control) charts.
  • Promote quality achievements and performance improvements.
  • Actively participates in Five S activities. (5S, a system of continual improvement ? visual order, organization, cleanliness & standardization.) 
  • Participates in employee training programs and other company meetings as required. 
  • May be asked to participate on the Emergency Response Team, Safety Committee, Environmental Management Team, Internal Auditor or other groups to assist in the continual improvement of the company.
  • Adhere to company policies, rules and procedures.
  • Must be able to travel with possible overnight stays. Travel outside the continental United States may be required.


  • Above average reasoning ability
  • Above average mathematical knowledge and aptitude
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to identify and make quality determination for visual defects
  • Able to be accurate and precise in measurements


  • High School Diploma or GED plus one year of experience and/or education in the performance and theories of gage calibration and measurement analysis. 
  • Must be willing and able to participate in additional training or educational programs as related to job duties as required by the company (must establish a passing grade or equivalent).
  • Must comply with Spherion's Drug Free Workplace Policy and disclose relevant criminal history at the time of hire.

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