Quality Technician

  • ID: 531443
  • Posted: 9/15/2023
  • Location: Charlotte, NC
  • Category: LI - Light Industrial
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 0 - 3 Months


Are you a Quality Technician who is looking to join one of the top companies within the Manufacturing Industry?


Are you looking to further your career and grow?


Do you have experience with auditing and inspection of products and processes?


If you answered yes to those three questions, then apply today!


Acara Solutions is seeking highly qualified candidates to work ON-SITE with our client in Charlotte, NC. Interested? 


Here's what you'd do:

  • Responsible for maintaining quality assurance processes and recording and analyzing data as well as being responsible for performing and initiating all activities in support of environmental health and safety initiatives. 
  • This position will lead in the development of Control Plans and process documentation as well as problem-solving efforts. 
  • The Quality Technician will play an active role in the development of quality assurance procedures and will be actively involved in process improvement efforts to ensure that the product meets specifications and customer expectations. 
  • The Quality Technician will work primarily in the manufacturing environment. 
  • This includes but is not limited to collecting metric data points, analyzing quality data, and applying quality tools and fundamental statistical methods to process control and improvements.
  • Participates in internal process and product audits.
  • Perform various levels of inspection incoming receiving, in-process manufacturing, and finished goods process audit.
  • Input data pertinent to quality database systems for capturing, analyzing, and providing timely and accurate reporting and corrective actions.
  • Determine from blueprint and specifications the dimensions, finishes, processes, and methods of inspection, precision measuring instruments (CMM, calipers, micrometers), gauges, tools, and set-up needed for checking surfaces and variations.
  • Participate in the implementation of product quality improvement initiatives to reduce process variation and prevent defects.
  • Use quality tools (and others) to troubleshoot, identify, and analyze problems to the true root-cause level, and work with the appropriate teams to implement solutions and ensure the identified root-cause problems are resolved.
  • Actively lead Yellow Lean & Yellow Six projects to lean out processes and improve overall COQ performance. (Train other production workers on tools and methodology).
  • Lead Kaizen events on the manufacturing floor with cross-functional teams.
  • Train employees on QA tools and techniques as needed.
  • Takes responsibility for quality functions for product lines.
  • Determines disposition of finished product by collecting, classifying, analyzing, and interpreting production and quality data; judging product acceptability in comparison to specifications.
  • Identifies raw material condition by collecting material samples; conducting inspections and requesting testing as needed.
  • Documents finished product status by recording and summarizing raw materials, in-process, and finished product inspection and physical test data; updating quality assurance reports.
  • Communicates and represents the site at the monthly Quality meetings.
  • Work with supplier quality engineers on incoming material issues.
  • Complies financial impacts for credit requests for defective material.


Here's what you'll get:

Pay:  $22.00 / hrs.

Hours: 40 hrs/Week

Length: CONTRACT (3 Months)


Sound like a good fit? 



About Acara Solutions

Acara is a premier recruiting and workforce solutions provider-we help companies compete for talent. With a legacy of experience in a variety of industries around the world, we partner with clients, listen to their needs, and customize visionary talent solutions that drive desired business outcomes. We leverage decades of experience to deliver contingent staffing, direct placement, executive search, and workforce services worldwide.

Job Requirements

Required Skills / Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in Microsoft Office
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in auditing and inspection of products and processes.

Preferred Skills / Qualifications:
  • Associate Degree
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in manufacturing (millwork, automotive or metals)
  • Prefer Yellow Lean & Yellow Six certification or ability to obtain certification in 1 year.
  • Knowledge of (FMEA, PDR's, RMA, FRC, MRB's, PPAP's, & R&R studies).
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes (including assembly, fabrication, and glazing).
  • Ability to use computer equipment and software applications
  • Good communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail needed.
  • Ability to solve shop problems using addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, decimals, squares, and square roots.
  • Knowledge of safety and security measures when utilizing equipment and materials.

Additional Information:

  • Upon offer of employment, the individual will be subject to a background check and a drug screen.
  • Ability to lift to 50 lbs from the floor level up to the inspection station.
  • Ability to work a minimum of 25% overtime, weekly.

Aleron companies (Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.

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