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Quality Control Technician Job

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Position Summary

This position is responsible for identifying, tracking and troubleshooting malfunctions in units returned to the company by customers.

 Primary Responsibilities

  • Troubleshoot returned product to determine root cause of the failure and provide suggested corrective action
  • Determine if it would be cost effective to troubleshoot units
  • Communicate troubleshooting analysis results to proper channels
  • Analyze returned product troubleshooting data for trends and production issues, and reporting them to Quality Management and Engineering
  • Other tasks as necessary

 Skills and Abilities

  • Computer Skills: Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word
  • Written and Oral Communication
  • Problem Solving
  • Time Management and multitasking to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and prioritize tasks accordingly
  • Read mechanical drawings, interpret layouts, and other types of engineering drawings
  • Experienced with the use of standard lab equipment: scopes, meters, spectrum analyzers, etc.
  • Proficient in test and measurement techniques
  • Troubleshooting abilities to locate problems and identify possible solutions
  • Operate efficiently in a teamwork environment
  • Learn the design of different and new products and how to troubleshoot them


  • AC/DC electronic ballasts and power supplies
  • Read and interpret layouts, blue prints, schematics and engineering drawings
  • Component identification and function of components
  • ESD practices
  • Knowledge of Ohm's Law, the Power Law and Kirchhoff's Law
  • AC/DC series, parallel and combination circuits
Familiarity with PLC's, microprocessors, linear and digital circuits a plus

Experience and Education

  • Must have hands on experience with measurement equipment such as oscilloscopes, multi-meters, micrometers, digital calipers, etc.
  • Must have experience in testing and troubleshooting electronic assemblies
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • A degree in a technical field is preferred but not required
  • Experience with LabVIEW preferred

Physical Requirements

  • Lifting and carrying up to 40 lbs.+
  • Must be able to work effectively and efficiently in a manufacturing environment

Physical Requirements

  • Medium work

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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Req ID:  201

Nearest Major Market: Tucson

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