REDLEN TECHNOLOGIES: Technician, Quality Assurance

General Information
Location  1763 SEAN HEIGHTS
SAANICHTON, BC V8M 1X6
Canada
Base Pay  $19.50 / Hour
Employee Type  Non-Exempt FT
Job Category  Quality
Minimum Experience  8 Years
Required Degree  High School
Description

Company Overview

Redlen Technologies Inc. is a leading manufacturer of high resolution semiconductors (CZT) detectors which are enabling a new generation of high performance detection and imaging equipment including nuclear cardiology, CT scanning, baggage scanning and dirty bomb detection.

 With international demand growing for our industry-leading semiconductor radiation detection and imaging products for medical and security applications, and recently having closed major expansion financing, Redlen offers a fantastic opportunity for those interested in making a difference in a fast paced high growth environment.

 Job Description

Reporting to the Quality Assurance Manager, the successful applicant will assume a key role in identifying and containing non-conforming parts, processes & product from being shipped to the customer.

 Key responsibilities include:

  • Perform inspections of purchased parts/materials, subassemblies and finished company products according to defined criteria using visual, mechanical and/or electrical measurements.
  • Follow inspection criteria and record lot/batch inspection results.
  • Prepare & distribute Inspection Reports for non-conforming lots/batches and issue Non-Conformance Reports (NCR), as required.
  • Input inspection data, analyze and prepare charts.
  • Setup and control inspection tools & equipment.
  • Perform In-Process Inspections of key processes according to predefined checklists.
  • Issue Temporary Deviation Notices (TDN), as required.
  • Prepare, verify & submit for approval, shipping documentation i.e. Certificate of Conformance (CofC) & Test Reports, as required.
  • Prepare samples for process change verification and/or HALT testing.
  • Support the development of the Quality Management System (QMS) through;
    • Identifying & implementing opportunities for improvement,
    • Analyzing data and preparing charts,
    • Developing quality standards & procedures.
    • Assist in the writing and updating of inspection procedures, visual standards, protocols and checklists.
    • Assist QA Engineer  for customer returned products (RMA) and/or QA Technologist, as required.
    • Conduct training, where applicable.
      • Other duties and responsibilities, as required.
  • Transfer non-conforming items to Quarantine.
  • Liaise with Manufacturing and Process/Test Engineering to provide feedback non-conforming data to support root cause analysis and corrective actions.

Experience

  • Minimum 8 yrs manufacturing or production oriented experience, with 2+ years in a quality inspector/technician function
  • Experience with MS Office (Word, Excel & PowerPoint) is a must
  • Must have good English written and verbal communication skills
  • Mechanical aptitude desired
  • Working knowledge of measurement instruments

 Skills/Additional requirements:

  • Must possess excellent oral and written communications skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy a must
  • Demonstrate positive attitude and self-motivation
  • Must be able to read drawings
  • Redlen operates 24/7, so applicants must be willing/able  to work shift work, including on weekends

 Education

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
Requirements