Quality Control Technician - State-of-the-Art OEM, West Chester, PA

  • Job Tracking ID: 85315-282631
  • Job Location: West Chester, PA
  • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
  • Level of Education: BA/BS
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: March 09, 2019
  • Years of Experience: 3+
  • Starting Date: March 16, 2019

Job Description:

'We are proud to be leading the country’s most talented group of engineers, machinists and craftspeople with a dedication to improving the quality of others’ lives.' Michael Fitzgerald, President & CEO

For Acero, proud to be an American manufacturer means:

  • the latest in engineering
  • the best in quality
  • and the most dedicated, passionate and brightest in their field

Do you want to be a member of a dynamic, well-respected workforce changing the face of American manufacturing? Looking towards the future of having a successful and satisfying career? If that’s you we want to hear from you. Read on! www.aceroprecision.com

Excellent Benefits:

  • Industry competitive compensation
  • Shift differential pay available for 2nd and 3rd shift
  • Performance-based bonus program
  • Medical, dental, vision & life Insurance
  • 401k plan
  • PTO & paid holidays
  • Opportunity for Advancement

We are looking for a Quality Control Technician to join the Acero Precision team! In this position, you would be responsible for maintaining the company's high production standards by means of continuously improving methods of inspection and standard operating procedures. You will also assist our Quality Control Manager in implementing and maintaining ISO certifications, NCR’s, Gage and Instrument Calibrations and Customer Audits. The Quality Control Technician's primary functions will be providing manufacturing support, serving a supervisory role, and provide training to new employees.


  • Perform First Article Inspections (FAI's) throughout the shift in a timely manner
  • Work with management to develop specific and measurable goals, improvements and standards to continuously and consistently improve quality and reduce errors
  • Act on behalf of the customer to audit and maintain the accuracy and timely delivery of products.
  • Make sure that roving inspections are done at all work stations on a routine daily basis and results are reported back to the machinist and cell Manager.
  • See to it that final inspections are done in a thorough manner and in accordance with shipping requirements and scheduling.
  • Coach Final Inspectors.
  • Maintain ISO 9001 and 13485 Medical Device Quality Management System compliance.
  • Serve as a 'Good-Will Ambassador', to staff and to our customers at all times.
  • Observe work, and monitor measurements, data, and other indicators to insure operators comply with processing standards.
  • Uses Monitor Report to ensure parts are being checked.
  • Lead by example in all activities that relate to Quality Control and its effective implementation.
  • Assist employees with the interpretation of blue prints and with the analysis of parts according to those prints.
  • Notify employees of quality related errors and how they can be corrected.
  • Provide guidance and direction to subordinates, including monitoring performance and setting performance standards.
  • Recommend and implement measures to motivate employees in order to improve product quality consistency.
  • Ensures that all Trainings assigned to employees in the cell are completed in a timely manner.
  • Train new employees on the efficient and proper use of inspection tools and machines, including but not limited to: calipers, gauges, micrometers, and comparators.
  • Guide new employees through the inspection process.
  • Initiate Quality related SOP’s, SOP training and make sure that these procedures are properly followed.

Experience and Skills:


  • BS Engineering or related discipline, experience in lieu of
  • Three (3) Years Quality experience in a precision machining environment.
  • Experience with maintaining ISO 9001 certification.
  • Knowledge of Statistical Process Control practices.
  • Continuously promotes the mission and vision of Acero with a positive attitude.
  • Strong commitment to detail and error-free performance
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office suite
  • Have a mechanical aptitude (specific to manufacturing floor employees)
  • Extremely intuitive with problem solving and resolutions
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to multi task
  • Able to work with minimal supervision, both alone and in teams
  • Excellent verbal skills

** Desired**

  • Special certification
  • CNC / Swiss experience

It is the policy of Acero Precision not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, or because he or she is a protected veteran. It is also the policy of Acero Precision to take affirmative action to employ and to advance in employment, all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and to base all employment decisions only on valid job requirements. This policy shall apply to all employment actions including but not limited to recruitment, hiring, upgrading, promotion, transfer, demotion, layoff, recall, termination, rates of pay or other forms of compensation and selection for training, including apprenticeship, at all levels of employment.

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Recruiting Team

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