Quality Assurance Analyst
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Location: Champaign, IL, United States
Date Posted: Oct 22, 2019
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The Product Support & Logistics Division currently has an opening for a Quality Assurance Analyst in our Champaign, IL facility. As a Quality Assurance Analyst at Caterpillar, you will perform quality control and/or technical support for all functional departments including receiving, shipping, storage, processing, assembly/sub-assembly, communication and/or related equipment, packaging and returns to ensure client standards are maintained.
Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
Maintains a cooperative relationship with all team members and may be required to perform duties outside of the normal work routine
Utilizes specialized knowledge of client material/equipment to identify and analyze incoming parts from vendors and suppliers and makes appropriate disposition
Inspects methods and processes used for storing, packaging and shipping customer orders
Responsible for diagnosing, testing and repairing client or vendor equipment or performing detailed assembly and/or sub-assembly duties
Responsible for maintaining accurate inventory of parts, tools required to perform specific duties
Interfaces with client and client systems to ascertain quality parameters and specific tolerance standards
Investigates part identification integrity and maintains applicable records
Tests incoming material/equipment using a variety of tools and testing equipment
May perform client and/or vendor product sample tests and layout approvals for new products
Conducts sample audits of material/equipment to be packaged or shipped and maintains corresponding records
May be required to compile quality reports as facility or client needs dictate
Physical Requirements (with or without reasonable accommodations):
Ability to lift and carry tools, product and equipment weighting up to 35 pounds for intervals of 15-30 minutes
Infrequently lift and carry boxes weighing up to 50 pounds
Work at heights up to 20 feet from the floor
Work in an environment with frequently changing temperatures
Squat, bend and stretch for short interval
Top Candidates Will Also Have:
Previous experience in quality control and client product or technical degree, experience in electronics related study
Working knowledge of complex inspection tools including dial bore indicators, micrometers and various gages, etc.
Working knowledge of Cat Logistics and/or client inventory and reporting systems
Strong organizational and communication skills with a strong customer-oriented attitude
Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at www.caterpillar.com/careers