Provides the QA engineering resources to both develop and maintain measurement systems for components and final product.
Responsible for supporting all areas of production as well as incoming inspection, calibration and new product development
Leads the development of test methods and procedures with QA, Manufacturing and New Products Engineers for all production areas and new products.
Develops methods for calibration of all gages. Oversees overall calibration system as well as technicians for the execution of routine calibrations.
Works with a wide variety of gages, instruments, and inspection devices including manual / hand measurement tools, CMM, vision / optical inspection systems.
Determines process and machine capabilities for use in quoting customer orders and identifying areas for improvement.
Determines accuracy and applicability of measurements.
Obtains/develops equipment and methods for measurements.
Supports the Mexico plant on all measurement issues.
Documents departmental and work procedures.
B.S. in Optical, Mechanical, Industrial, Chemical, or Electrical Engineering.
Required: Three to five years in a QC/QA inspection and test area.
Preferred: Five or more years related experience in an optical manufacturing environment.
Working knowledge of print and specification interpretation. Hands on experience measuring with various gages and tools, including automated measuring equipment. Ability to design custom measurement equipment. Working knowledge of SPC, Design of Experiments, Gage Design, and Gage Repeatability and Reproducibility Studies. Experience in following / maintaining an ISO 9001, 13485, AS9100 Quality Management System.
Effective communication skills: listening, writing, speaking and oral presentations. Willing to work with others on a team. Self-motivated and results orientated. Ability to work with all personnel within the organization. Willing to support department and corporate policies and goals.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About SCHOTT Advanced Optics
SCHOTT North America, Inc. – Duryea, the Core Business Unit Advanced Optics are high precision components and a large variety of special materials for applications in optics, research, medical, astronomy and other industries. Located in scenic Northeast Pennsylvania, Pocono Mountain region, our facility has been in operation for over 45 years. We are located less than 2 hours from New York City, Syracuse and Philadelphia.The successful candidates must be capable of meeting U.S. Government security requirements.