Quality Control Technician

Job Summary

The Quality Control Technician tests and inspects products at various stages of production process and compiles and evaluates statistical data to determine and maintain quality and reliability of products by performing the following duties. The Quality Control Technician is also responsible for verifying cabinet construction meets Dura Supreme Quality Standards prior to shipping the final product.  

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Interprets engineering drawings, schematic diagrams, or formulas and confers with management or engineering staff to determine quality and reliability standards.
  • Selects products for tests at specified stages in production process, and tests products for variety of qualities such as dimensions, performance, and mechanical, electrical, or chemical characteristics.
  • Records test data, applying statistical quality control procedures.
  • Evaluates data and writes reports to validate or indicate deviations from existing standards.
  • Recommends modifications of existing quality or production standards to achieve optimum quality within limits of equipment capability.
  • Performs quality audits, including incoming materials, and process/equipment capability studies as directed.
  • Prepares graphs or charts of data or enters data into computer for analysis.
  • Has an eye for color, finish, hardness, density or any other measurable characteristic of material.
  • Works with Management to define Quality Standards which the product and processes must meet.
  • Uses a variety of precision measuring instruments, including electronic devices and complex testing equipment.
  • Performs Line Inspector duties as defined below.  
  • Other duties as assigned. 

Line Inspector Duties and Responsibilities

  • Verifies job orders and sketches to door style, specie, and color, finish end specie and color, door hinge, drawer guide and drawer box.
  • Verifies quality level with color match by comparing with master on style line, color consistency, touch up procedure accuracy, drawers, door profiles and edges, and face frame’s finished end stiles.
  • Checks cabinet accessories, doors and drawers for completeness, adjustments, Quality Standards and size.
  • Checks cabinet construction for quality standards including mismatches with end panels and frames, interior gaps, number and placement of rub blocks, corner blocks, bumpers, color blocks, touch-up kits and hinge doors.
  • Handles product carefully preventing dents, scratches, or damage.

Required Education, Training or Experience

  • Minimum of 18 months of quality related experience is required 

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Ability to read measurement tools.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. 
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed written or oral instructions. 
  • Microsoft office (word & excel)