Quality Lab Technician

OTTO – designed, manufactured and precision tested, right here in the USA.

OTTO’s opportunity:

Our Quality Lab Technician is responsible for the electrical, mechanical, audio, and environmental tests of current and new product designs.

Specifically, the Quality Lab Technician will:

  • Maintain test-related Military/Agency/Laboratory documentation on Lab Database
  • Prepare informal and formal tests reports
  • Perform testing on prototypes, existing, and competitor products
  • Evaluate test results and determine if products are in conformance
  • Assist in assembly, procurement and implementation of test equipment
  • Setup test equipment and products in proper sequence
  • Conduct tests for stated criteria, involving mechanical, electrical, environmental and electromechanical functions
  • Assist Lab Personnel in daily operations
  • Assist in the OTTO Internal Audit program
  • Assist in the OTTO metrology program for Quality/Production equipment
  • Provide support and advise staff
  • Develop policies & procedures to continuously improve OTTO’s Quality Systems
  • Participate in the maintenance of OTTO’s ISO 9000 Registration
  • Testing competence as required per ISO 17025 Scope of Accreditation for OTTO
  • Assist with other related duties as required or assigned

What you’ll need to bring to the table:

  • HS diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years formal training or extensive practical experience
  • Ability to participate in ASQ CQT training program
  • Availability for nonstandard or extended work hours
  • Computer literate to a basic level in all Microsoft Office applications
  • Lift equipment up to 50 lbs.
  • Background in project management experience essential
  • Requires self-motivation and ability to complete projects with strict guidelines
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong oral and written communication skills; must have a pleasant and helpful telephone manner
  • Requires the ability to differentiate between colors
  • Must have excellent figure aptitude and be detail oriented
  • Basic knowledge of various SPC techniques
  • Requires the ability to coordinate multiple projects simultaneously
  • Working knowledge of ISO 9000, AS9100, ISO14001, ISO 17025 and SPC techniques
  • Ability to use various measurement (both mechanical and electrical) devices
  • Requires the ability to understand basic electrical techniques and theories

OTTO’s Benefits:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) with a company match
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Life Insurance Benefits
  • Competitive Pay
  • Profit Sharing Bonus
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • Company Picnic
  • Holiday Party
  • AND numerous OTTO celebrations throughout the year!

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