Senior Quality Control Technician - 30641BR - EN in Burnaby at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 5/7/2018

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Job Description


Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and consistently ranked as one of the Top 100 Employers to Work For by Forbes. Together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative medical technologies, including orthopaedics, medical and surgical, and neurotechnology & spine products to help people lead more active and more satisfying lives. Stryker products and services are available in over 100 countries around the world. For more information, please visit our website at

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We have an opportunity for a meticulous Senior Quality Control Technician to join our Quality Assurance team in our Burnaby manufacturing facility. The Sr. QC Technician performs a substantial variety of moderately complex to highly complex inspection tasks using standard and/or non-standard procedures, gauges, tools, and equipment.

  • Perform packaging line, incoming, and manufacturing inspections of mechanical and electro-mechanical products and component parts.
  • Ensure that raw materials in process, and finished products, meet company and FDA standards.
  • Train and provide guidance to others on inspection techniques and procedures.
  • Work from engineering schematics or blueprints to perform accurate checks and tests.
  • Comply with documentation and FDA procedures and policies.
  • Interact, either telephonically or in person, with customers and vendors to resolve repair, inspection, and component issues.
  • Inspect packaging, labeling, and literature to ensure regulatory compliance.
  • Help devise and utilize standard and non-standard inspection procedures.
  • Lead shop floor management activities in rotation with other associates.
  • Contribute to the development of quality systems working instructions.

Job Requirements

  • 2 to 4 years experience required.
  • High school diploma minimum. Mechanical or electrical/electronics engineering diploma would be an asset.
  • Able to read and interpret engineering drawings/schematics.
  • Experience/trained in geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T), and QC methods/applications.
  • Hands-on experience with various measuring tools used to measure precision machined parts (e.g. micometer, caliper, borematic gauge, height gauges)
  • IPC certified
  • Very good visual acuity.
  • Ability to work with and inspect very small objects and/or tools and component parts.
  • Must be able to observe and note minute inconsistencies.
  • Must be able to follow and explain detailed instructions and inspection procedures.
  • Must be able to complete detailed documentation accurately.
  • Must be able to communicate product and/or component part deficiencies to supervisory or engineering personnel.
  • Must be able to prioritize work effectively.
  • Must be able to analyze and resolve non-routine product issues using independent judgment and inspection equipment.
  • Reading, writing, math, and measuring skills.
  • Ability to select situational appropriate measurement equipment accurately.
  • Advanced inspection techniques.
  • Experience with shop floor management system.
  • Understanding of department SOP and work instructions.
  • Exerting up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force constantly to move objects.

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