Quality Technician

Job overview

  • Deadline: Not set
  • Country: United States of America
  • Location: Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania
  • Job-ID: R0018482
  • Job category: Quality
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Sandvik Materials Technology in Clarks Summit, PA is looking for a

Quality Technician

Attention Technical/Engineering Graduates! Are you looking to start a career working for a world-leading manufacturing company? We have the perfect opportunity for you with “growth” potential! As a Quality Technician, you will “play a central role” in the manufacturing and sales unit for tube products in our Quality Department. Apply today to be considered for this great career opportunity!

We are looking for someone who is ready to join a team of engineers/technicians within our Quality Department; and work with sales manufacturing to build an effective and efficient quality management system.

You will play a key role in a global tube products manufacturer that is expanding into new sales markets and investing in state-of-the-art equipment? Are you a collaborative problem solver who is ready to continue your career in quality assurance at a global company that offers plenty of advancement potential? If you have an associate degree in a technical field and experience in manufacturing, Sandvik Materials Technology wants to speak with you! The work location for this position is at our Clarks Summit, PA location.

Sandvik Materials Technology is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a world-leading manufacturer of high value-added products in advanced stainless steels, special alloys, as well as metallic and ceramic resistance materials for the most demanding industries. Its cutting-edge expertise is based on an integrated production platform and world-leading metallurgy and R&D.

Key performance areas

You will be responsible to help implement and maintain a quality management system as you routinely interact with key suppliers, customers, inside/outside sale representatives and warehouse staff. You will lead training for new equipment on the manufacturing floor and train staff in quality systems, inspection technique methods and customer requirements.

Additional responsibilities:

  • Drive continual improvements within all facilities activities, assess risks and identify improvement opportunities
  • Devise and implement corrective and preventative action processes
  • Work in new systems and equipment and ensure operational excellence
  • Conduct regular internal process and system audits
  • Work with current and new suppliers on quality-related issues
  • Report key performance indicators within all areas of operation
  • Review, approve and release material based on technical data from material suppliers and own material
  • Participate on teams to qualify new equipment and processes to meet industry and customer specifications
  • Maintain quality management system requirements using databases and other technology and train others

Your profile

The ideal candidate is a recent College or Technical school graduate that possesses an associate degree in Engineering or a related Technical degree. Candidate should possess 2-3 years’ experience in the metals processing or metals industry is desired, but other equivalent experience or less experience is acceptable. Participation in an Internship program in related field will be considered. Experience working within quality management systems such as ISO 9001, ASME NCA 3800 or equivalent is preferred, but most importantly we require someone that is a highly motivated problem solver.

Additional Requirements:

  • Balance multiple priorities with ease while delivering excellent results
  • React well to change and flexible working within ever-changing environment with a variety of contacts
  • Team player with excellent (oral & written) communication, interpersonal skills
  • Possess cultural awareness skills to perform well in multi-cultural team environment
  • Remain diplomatic and calm in the face of challenges and work well under pressure
  • Ability to think in practical terms and quickly develop doable solutions to problems


Sandvik offers a comprehensive total compensation package including a competitive benefits package of health, dental and disability insurance, and a 401(k)-retirement savings plan. In addition, we provide opportunities for professional competence development and training, as well as opportunities for career advancement.

How to apply

For immediate consideration, please apply online at https://www.home.sandvik/en/careers/ for the Quality Technician position, Job Requisition ID# R0018482.

Sandvik is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Any applicant who, because of a disability, needs accommodation or assistance in completing an application or at any time during the application process should contact Human Resources at hrsolutions.us@sandvik.com. Sandvik also provides reasonable accommodations to employees with disabilities consistent with its obligations under the law.

Deadline: Not set
Job-ID: R0018482

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