13 October 2021
Quality and Logistic Technician – Los Angeles

 
Quality and Logistic Technician – Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
 
Background
Our client is an international industrial manufacturer and maintenance provider who, for over 60 years, has been recognized worldwide for their commitment to innovation, technological development, service and reliability in the transit industry. ttg Talent Solution has been engaged to find a Quality and Logistic Technician, based in Los Angeles, CA who meets the following criteria:
 
  • Strong industrial technical engineering skills
  • Experienced in manufacturing and/or industrial settings
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes
  • Knowledge of Quality Management Systems according to ISO 9001
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally for training and other needs
  • Detail oriented, analytical problem solver with ability to take ownership
  • Driven and self-directed, not needing to be micro-managed
  • Years of Experience – minimum 2 to 4 years in Quality Control or Assurance roles
  • Bilingual (English and Spanish), a plus.
 
If you meet the above criteria, this opportunity is for you!  Our client is an exceptional organization providing excellent employee benefits.
 
Job Summary
 
Essential Job Functions
Key requirements and responsibilities of the Quality and Logistic Technician role are:
  • Contribute in quality control activities in the Los Angeles Production Plant, in collaboration and under the supervision of the Corporate Quality Services Team of Parent Company and the Head of the Quality Department at the Los Angeles Production Plant.
  • Carry out and/or supervise inspections and verification of incoming materials, at both supplier and company facilities, registering the results according to the established procedures.
  • Carry out and/or supervise inspections and/or verification of the production process, specially analyzing the recurring problems, and implementing the corresponding corrective actions.
  • Collaborate in the definition of the necessary inspection points during the production process, in order to assure the quality of the delivered cars.
  • Participate in the operational testing of railcars, in order to guarantee the proper functioning of all the systems for the final customer.
  • Participate in the reception of railcars in origin (for example, Los Angeles), and their delivery once they have been overhauled.
  • Carry out inspections and issue reports with non-destructive techniques of testing, when necessary.
  • Participate in the process of return of defective materials, completing rejection reports, in collaboration with the involved departments (warehouse, workshop, etc.).
  • Acting as interlocutor with suppliers in the case of quality problems.
  • Keep updated the results of inspections and verification performed by the Department.
  • Manage the proper calibration of the measuring equipment, ensuring that all the workers use the equipment taking into account the calibration results.
  • Suggest improvements for products or procedures that have to be carried out as a consequence of detected deviations.
 
 
Job Qualifications
  • Associate degree or vocational / technical school, specialty in Mechanical Systems required
  • industrial Technical Engineer, preferred
  • Minimum 2 to 3 years of experience in a manufacturing and/or industrial setting
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes
  • Technical knowledge of inspection and non-destructive tests
  • Knowledge of metrology applied to the industrial use
  • Experience in Quality Management Systems according to ISO 9001
  • Experience with SAP R3, a plus
  • Knowledge of Spanish language, a plus
  • Must be able to travel domestically and internationally
  • Availability to travel to company headquarters in Madrid, Spain for several months is required
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