Quality Control Final Inspection Technician
Quality Control Final Inspection Technician Job#: 222450 Positions: 1 Posted: 02/26/2014 Position type: Full Time Location: Duncan, SC Department: Quality Category: Quality Assurance Salary: Hourly Benefits: Full time Benefits Contact: Pam Sheriff Job details AFL provides industry-leading products and services to the electric utility, broadband, communications, OEM, enterprise, wireless and transit rail markets as well as the emerging markets of oil and gas, mining, nuclear, avionics, medical, renewable and intelligent grid. The company`s diverse product portfolio includes fiber optic cable, transmission and substation accessories, outside plant equipment, connectors, fusion splicers, test equipment and training. AFL`s service portfolio includes market-leading positions with the foremost communications companies supporting inside plant central office, EF&I, outside plant, enterprise and wireless areas.Founded in 1984, AFL is proud to offer engineering ability, exceptional products and reliable service that help our customers improve their critical and electrical infrastructure. AFL has operations in the U.S., Mexico, Europe, Asia and the South Pacific. The company is headquartered in Spartanburg, SC, and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fujikura Ltd. of Japan.AFL is seeking a Quality Control Final Inspection Technician in our Duncan, SC location. The primary objective is to support QC testing functions. The Associate will be involved in the testing of Black Jacket, OPTGW, Premise & Specialty cables.Responsibilities include: Auditing and monitoring quality qualifications in accordance with the company quality assurance policies and customer specifications. Conducting inspections and completing final inspections at in-process and in-coming. Prepping cable for testing. Performing accurate dimensional, physical and visual inspection of product as per Inspection Plans and Specification Qualifications. Testing the transmission capability of fiber in cable with an OTDR. Completing required final inspection documentation. Filing inspection history records. Ensuring calibration and maintenance is performed on inspection equipment before use. Adhering to QC testing priorities. Completing Oracle & QTS transactions. Documenting final inspection details in various databases and other internal programs. Creating test packages for non-standard customer qualifications. Interacting with Process Engineers, Product Line Managers, Customer Service Representatives and Raw Material Buyers. Creating Non-Conformance reports (NCMIRs) as required. Inspecting and testing RMAs. Supporting safety correction actions and safety initiatives. Complying with all quality, safety, and work rules. Following all clean-up and housekeeping procedures. Working with other company personnel to resolve inspection questions. Performing product identification and traceability activities, as required. Assisting in the training of new final inspectors. Performing other miscellaneous duties as assigned by lead associates. Re-inspecting products after they have been reworked to ensure they conform to the product standards/specifications. Supporting Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT). A factory acceptance test (FAT) is a test conducted at AFL, usually by a 3rd-party, to verify that our product operates according to approved specifications and meets contractual specifications. Skills/Qualifications High-school degree or GED with 1yr of manufacturing background is required. Solid understanding of quality control. Basic use of Microsoft Outlook, Ms word, and Ms excel. Competent user of QTS, Oracle R12 WIP and Order Management modules preferred. Must be detail-oriented and driven to mistake-free work as well as have the ability to work unassisted with limited supervision. Ability to work 3-2-2 monthly day-shift/night-shift rotational work schedule (day shift: 7am-7pm and night shift: 7pm-7am) to include alternating weekends. Available to work overtime, off shift, and weekends with limited prior notice as well as rotating shifts when required. Background with all cable product lines (OPGW, Black Jacket, Premise & Specialty) is preferred. Proven background to apply basic math and numeric reasoning to solve problems. Well-honed time management and management expertise. Strong bias for action and problem-solving with a mindset towards quality and protecting the customer. No pending, active or repetitive history of disciplinary action. Dependable with exceptional attendance history. Strong oral and written correspondence abilities with the ability to interact at all levels of the organization and with customers. Strong interpersonal and teamwork skills with the propensity to engage others as necessary to complete assignments.
December 14 2013 on NationJob