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Quality Assurance Technicians work in production lines and check products for defects. Common work activities of a Quality Assurance Technician include using equipment, analyzing products, determining if products can withstand regular use, separating defect items, and sending them back for repairs. Successful resume samples make display of qualifications such as dexterity, physical fitness, stamina, an eye for details, and teamwork. Based on our collection of resume examples, most candidates hold a high school diploma or an Associate's Degree.

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Quality Assurance Technician

Assist with facility startups and shutdowns for process capabilities; ensuring proper bill of materials (BOM) via SAP, verification of specifications per order, quality sampling and testing prior to startup, recommend mechanical and/or operational adjustments, verification of equipment installation step up with maintenance personnel.

  • Participated in 2 years of research studies in "Quality Control" towards continuous improvement through testing, analysis, data interpretation and reporting.
  • Assisted in projects focused on operations and change management, process improvement, performance measurement, team solutions, and leadership development in improving individuals and organizational performance.
  • Implemented and improved quality assurance on several projects utilizing "Six Sigma" - (DMAIC) model which emphasize; Define, Measure, Analyze, and Control the processes.
  • Provided leadership in "Quality Systems" integration; JIT manufacturing, equipment / process change qualifications.
  • Familiarization with MS Word, Excel, Power point.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
20
years
at this job
Hvac Systems
Medical Assistance Program
2

Microbiologist/quality Assurance Technician

Working in a laboratory environment, and in charge of monitoring and maintaining See's quality assurance programs by performing analyses and audits of materials and processes.

  • Initiated the development of a widely applicable technique to precisely estimate quantity using quick volume measurement, which increases labor efficiency and clarity of results.
  • Developed a calculation method for the production volume of each machine at the plant at any given time.
  • Performed an array of chemical and physical tests on raw materials that helped plant crew choose the correct temperatures for cooking the ingredients going into the products.
  • Assisted in optimizing processes, product quality, and reducing waste as part of the QA team.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BS
Applied Mathematics
3

Quality Assurance Technician

Examined the quality of food products to ensure they meet regulatory requirements, company, and customer's quality standards.

  • Monitored the manufacturing processes to ensure adherence to procedures and requirements specified within recipes, SOPs, and the HACCP program resulting in quick, strong decisions during operations
  • Responsible for performing analytical tests such as solids, pH, and viscosity and adjusted formulas and process based on results.
  • Investigated, analyzed and solved quality assurance production concerns.
  • Aided in product development under the direction of Research and Development department.
  • Responsible for pre-operative facility inspection.
  • Inspected and calibrated laboratory instruments.
  • Inspected and evaluated raw materials, packaging materials according to specifications and standard.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
4

Quality Assurance Technician

Trained Production Technicians and other Quality Assurance Technicians on finished product testing procedures and quality evaluation

  • Managed SQL database of test results. Generated test result reports.
  • Wrote test procedures, equipment calibration procedures
  • Calibration, maintenance and routine repair of various production testing and laboratory equipment. Tested raw materials
  • Streamlined several testing procedures to improve accuracy of results and time spent testing. Troubleshooting manufacturing issues, product defects and impact to end users
  • Created inventory control database to streamline parts and supply order
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AAS
Information Systems Technology
5

Quality Assurance Technician

Investigated, documented, and generated reports for customer complaints and corrective actions

  • Maintained and performed various verifications of the calibration recall system
  • Reviewed customer purchase orders for Quality acceptance
  • Prepared customer test reports
  • Utilized and updated Visual Manufacturing and Visual Quality systems
  • Performed 5-S audits and preserved 5-S work area compliance
  • Performed internal audits and prepared report summaries
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Biochemistry
6

Quality Assurance Technician

  • Worked collaboratively with manufacturing departments to enforce food safety and quality assurance protocols for Safe Food Manufacturing
  • Provided support to the Production Floor by enforcing and monitoring the GMP's to insure quality.
  • Conducted internal manufacturing audits to assure product conformance to desired specifications and were in accordance with operational limits.
  • Worked in collaboration with production and sanitation departments to conduct investigations pertaining to foreign material and pathogen exposure to reduce possible contamination.
  • Continuously monitored critical control points to maintain their effectiveness against potential hazards and created risk assessments.
  • Collected, reviewed, and evaluated production data associated with quality related obstructions in order to make recommendations to increase production.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Biology
MS
Biology
7

Quality Assurance Technician

Conceptualized, recommended, and implemented a Quality Huddle while simultaneously managing Quality Department; held Nominal Group Technique (NGT) brainstorming meetings, analyzed work lines, reworked processes, rewrote work instructions for best practices. Improved production by 100% and quality by 50%.

  • Recruited to single-handedly serve on 2.5 year Dover Strategic Sourcing Initiative (DSSI) project; analyzed 7,500 product parts, researched dimensions and compared to blueprint; produced both and analyzed best dimension, created accurate blueprints and compiled in 50 3-ring binders available to Engineering and Plant personnel.
  • Analyzed a break-away design to create end user repair functionality; identified cause, called Kaizen Blitz across department lines, created and implemented solution within 10 hours, and proved reliability.
  • Combined knowledge, experience, and ability to communicate highly technical data to earn Subject Matter Expert status across department lines, and with vendors and customers.
  • Worked closely with 30 machining, die-cast, foundry and plastic molding vendors on week-long on-site audits to analyze product quality, recommend changes, and ultimately improve incoming quality of parts.
  • Trained and certified 13 ISO:9000 Internal Auditors to perform quarterly internal audits; worked across production to write correction actions, ensuring ISO:9000 compliance. Earned high praise from outside auditor.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BS
Pe Administration
8

Quality Assurance Technician

Used variety of hand metrology tools and processes to perform quality audits for ~300 unique inbound parts/assemblies, outbound finished goods

  • Accurately recorded data and attributes of findings from audits in spreadsheets and reported out findings in variety of formats
  • Instituted a process to quarantine, report, reworked, and provide internal logistics for non-conforming materials including programming a visual basic Excel entry form/database for tag and tracking
  • Provided guidance to all personnel on quality topics as they applied to the end user
  • Performed tech writing to develop over 150 work instructions with revision control while decreasing defects on rewritten instructions to zero for 30+ problematic builds.
  • Developed quality audits via 3D part drawings, DFMEA and engineering requirements, audit schedule, and audit level quality plans for over 150 inbound parts
  • Worked with several suppliers to significantly improve part quality, in particular 90% improvement in 4 months for the worst supplier
  • Acted as topical quality/productivity evangelist to operations - SPC (Shewhart), Kaizen (Imai), TQC (Edwards Deming), Theory of Constraints (Goldratt), Six Sigma DMAIC/DMADV (Pyzdek & Keeler)
Candidate Info
57
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
MS
Technology Manager
Computer Science
9

Quality Assurance Technician

Performed actions required to stay in compliance with quality standards pursued by the quality manager.

  • Implemented an ISO90001 certifiable quality management system.
  • Conducted internal QMS audits.
  • Ensured all work activities complied with the quality management system.
  • Coordinated monthly safety meetings
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Computers
10

Quality Assurance Technician

Conducted daily quality assurance checks at Keystone Foods to ensure conformance to specifications

  • Provided accurate and complete data entry records for inspections, and submitted required reports
  • Regulated oven and freezer temperatures to ensure that products remained at their required temperatures
  • Performed weekly equipment maintenance, packed and shipped products, and ensured proper mixing procedures
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma

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