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Quality Technician

Company: Entegris
Location: santa barbara
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Company Overview and Values

Why work at Entegris?Lead. Inspire. Innovate. Define Your Future.Not everyone who works for a global company shares the same background, experiences and perspectives. We leverage the differences of our employees to bring new ideas to the table. Every employee throughout the company is encouraged to share input on projects and initiatives. Our decision making process is truly a collaborative effort as we realize there are leaders at every level of the organization. We put our values at the core of how we operate as an organization not just when its convenient, but in a lasting and meaningful way. We want the time and energy you spend here to have a positive impact on your life inside and outside of the office.

Entegris is a values-driven culture and our employees rally around our core PACE values: People Accountability

C reativity Excellence

The Role

Entegris is seeking a hands-on, innovative Quality Technician to provide quality support for products in our Particle Sizing Instrumentation business. The Particle Sizing Instrumentation products provide solutions to measure particle size and concentration using a sensor, counter, and fluidics configuration. This includes Process Monitoring Systems named Accusizer Mini, single particle optical sizing (SPOS) technology system named AccuSizer SPOS and dynamic light scattering technology system named Nicomp Nano DLS/ZLS.

In this role you will
  • Perform receiving, in-process and final inspections on electrical and mechanical components.
  • Manage customer Return Auth Process (posting goods, verifying required documentation was provided (CAR form), verifying part# & counts, decontamination processing, assigning QN tasks)
  • Lead Material Review Board (MRB) activities for the plant; scheduling and leading meetings, assigning and completing tasks, verifying process execution, determining and approving dispositions.
  • Generate and report on the KPIs, levels of product quality within the assigned product areas, including Pareto, Statistical Process Control, etc.
  • Maintain the site calibration program and ensures all instruments are calibrated on time.
  • Perform First Article Inspections and Design Capability Studies as required.
  • Participate in customer issue resolution teams using tools such as Model-based problem solving, 8D, and ensure effective corrective and preventive actions and closure within timing goals
  • Assist New Product Development activities (development of inspection plans, data collection for Validation and qualification, etc.) to ensure products released to manufacturing meet quality performance goals
  • Participate in continuous improvement (Lean and Six Sigma projects) within assigned manufacturing areas and quality processes
  • Author and/or review procedures, work instructions, test specifications, and other documents
  • Support ISO registration, customer and process audits as a subject matter expert, as needed
  • Provide back-up support for Quality Engineering responsibilities of Product and Process support
Traits we believe make a strong candidate
  • Associates Degree in a technical field or equivalent with 2 to 5 years experience as a quality inspector or quality technician in a manufacturing environment or combination of relevant education and experience.
  • Ability to read mechanical or electrical blueprints including interpreting Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T), hydraulic and pneumatics symbols.
  • Experience using a variety of measurement equipment including Multimeter, calipers, micrometers, gauge pins, drop indicators, dial indicator, surface plate, optical comparators.
  • Experience or knowledge with applicable quality tools such as histograms, pareto, process mapping, cause and effect diagrams, Statistical process control, 8D problem solving, model-based problem solving, and Six Sigma methodology is a plus
  • Excellent communication skills, both orally and written, at all organizational levels
  • Strong attention to detail, active listening skills and willing to learn and be hands on and work independently in a fast paced, dynamic manufacturing environment.
  • Experience with products having both electrical and mechanical properties. Ability to troubleshoot both mechanical and electrical issues
  • Excellent computer skills with proficiency in MS Office, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; Experience with ERP system (SAP Preferred).
  • IPC-A-610 specialist certification or similar experience in electronic assembly inspection is a plus
  • Familiar with acceptance sampling standards and plan.
  • Six Sigma Yellow or similar quality certification preferred
Your success will be measured by
  • Ability to work independently
  • Delivering on individual and team commitments
  • Solving problems using creating solutions; thinking outside the box
  • Setting SMART goals and prioritizing actions based on goals
What we offer:

Our total rewards package goes above and beyond just a paycheck. Whether youre looking to build your career, improve your health, or protect your wealth, we offer generous benefits to help you achieve your goals.

  • Very Competitive total compensation plans.
  • A 401(K) plan to help you plan for your future with an impressive employer match thats all yours- no vesting!
  • Great health, dental and vision insurance packages to fit your needs to ensure youre happy and healthy.
  • 3 weeks vacation - plenty of time to recharge those batteries!


At Entegris we are committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants. Our policy is to recruit, hire, train, and reward employees for their individual abilities, achievements and experience without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, marital or military status.

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