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Philips Quality Control Inspection Technician in Latham, New York


If you are a Colorado resident and this role is a field-based or remote role, you may be eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits for this role, which we will provide upon request. You may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.

In this role, you have the opportunity to

Perform visual and dimensional inspections of incoming raw materials, subassemblies, tooling, and fixtures according to written procedures and specifications. Participate in validation and qualification activities. Assist with calibration and problem solving.

You are responsible for:

  • Participate with disposition team for non-conforming product including proper transfers in / out of disposition areas.

  • Update SAP as required to ensure timely and accurate inventory control

  • Ensure equipment used is within calibration and preventive maintenance is completed before use.

  • Accurately document QA test data and observations.

  • Organize and summarize inspection/test results and prepare reports utilizing good documentation practices.

  • Review vendor’s certificate and inspection data to ensure compliance with Philips specifications.

  • Provide input for continuous improvement of inspection procedures, specifications, and processes.

  • Participate in internal, ISO and other audits.

  • Initiate NCMR reports on nonconforming material and provide support to Manufacturing when required.

  • Assist in qualification/validation activities and perform actions to resolve issues / implement corrective measures.

  • Develop and conduct training with Quality Engineers and Inspectors regarding testing methods and interpretation of test results.

  • Convey raw material and product quality issues to management.

  • Maintain working knowledge of all instruments used for routine and non-routine sample testing and troubleshooting.

  • Work with all teams internal and external to ensure work is commensurate to standards, acceptance criteria and quality policies.

  • Ensure product evaluation complies with performance requirements, grading, workmanship, and technical viability.

  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner that promotes cooperation with customers, collaborators, vendors, co-workers, and management.

  • Other duties as assigned by management.

You are a part of

The Latham Field Generating Units facility, which is a manufacturing and development site for Magnetic Resonance Imaging magnets used in Philips Magnetic Resonance Imaging and other customers.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • 5+ years manufacturing quality inspection experience (ie. automotive, medical device, or other industry).

  • Competent in portable arm coordinate measuring machine (CMM) utilizing PC_DIMS software.

  • Competent in hand measurement tools (ie. micrometer, height gage, pi-tape, and others).

  • Ability to perform surface plate measurements and layouts.

  • Ability to read engineering drawings and expertise knowledge of ASME Y14.5M (GD&T).

  • Knowledge of materials, calibration, auditing, and auditing techniques.

  • Knowledge of basic statistical terms and techniques, plotting data and recognizing out-of-control conditions.

  • Must understand types of measurements, terminology, and measurement techniques.

  • General understanding of ISO 9001 / ISO 17025 / Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP).

  • Works well in a matrixed managed organization, communicate openly.

  • Knowledge of basic quality terms, definitions, and concepts.

  • Must be able to use inspection planning tools and perform product audits as required.

  • Must understand the concept of traceability (product, material, and calibration).

  • Knowledge of the Deming Cycle (PDCA) and must be flexible and able to work well in team environment.

  • Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.

In return, we offer you

A path towards your most rewarding career. Philips is growing our manufacturing capability enterprise wide. Succeeding in this role in a complex environment will open many doors for your long-term career, in other areas in Philips or otherwise. We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. Thus, we offer competitive health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum. Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. Learn more by watching this video.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog. Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process, or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions.

It is the policy of Philips to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, pregnancy/childbirth, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability or perceived disability, genetic information, citizenship, veteran or military status or a person’s relationship or association with a protected veteran, including spouses and other family members, marital or domestic partner status, or any other category protected by federal, state and/or local laws.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.

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