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Quality Assurance Technician - Days

Moses Lake, WA, US

Job ID: 2716 

Location: US-WA Moses Lake HR 

Department: [[department]] 



This team does final inspection or testing of produced goods, parts, units, equipment, or materials to determine compliance with stated quality standards or specifications, prior to release. They develop and administer testing procedures meant to verify quality or compliance of completed products. They ensure that quality testing is conducted on a sample size large enough to be considered statistically representative of all goods produced. They perform audits to ensure standards of quality are maintained. They accurately document the results of the inspections and testing. They recommend testing at various stages of the production process, to identify non-compliant items or batches as soon as possible and reduce waste.





  • Inspects and tests prototype, supplier, and production parts and completed products for compliance with specifications and standards
  • Conducts inspection and reporting of non-compliance at all stages of production including, but not limited to prototype, pre-production, all assembly stages, and completed units
  • Interprets engineering drawings, schematic diagrams, and formulas to determine quality and reliability standards
  • Selects parts, components and products for inspection and testing
  • Inspects and tests components, parts, and assembled products for workmanship, compliance with specifications and regulatory standards. Employs techniques such as electronic and conventional measurement, observation, functional tests, and destructive tests
  • Conducts non-destructive tests of welding and fastened joints
  • Confers with Design Engineers and Manufacturing to identify, diagnose, and resolve non-conforming quality problems including those associated with parts, components, or the manufacturing process
  • Contacts parts suppliers (internal and external) to resolve quality matters
  • Records results of individual observations at all stages of production using printed graphic and written forms, electronic data gathering equipment, and computerized data entry. May prepare charts and graphs of data for analysis
  • May specialize in incoming materials, design, process control, research and development, product overall reliability, warranty, or other phase of production where quality reviews are involved
  • Works with customers and suppliers to resolve warranty issues
  • Performs other duties as assigned that support the overall objective of the position




Basic Qualifications


  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • 2+ years of experience in assembly and production line setup
  • Coordinate Measuring Machine(i.e. FARO ARM) - 1 year experience 
  • Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance (GDT) -1 year experience 


Preferred Qualifications


  • Experience in quality assurance or process control can substitute for higher education
  • Experience in measuring equipment analysis and calibration
  • Will need the ability to translate engineering instructions and blueprints into assembly and parts quality and reliability standards
  • Ability to inspect and test electrical-mechanical parts and equipment
  • Capability to enter quality and reliability data onto a personal computer using a keyboard
  • Ability to learn and convey the principles of lean manufacturing


Working Conditions


  • Will need sufficient hand-arm-eye coordination to guide and place objects
  • Will need ambulatory ability to walk, stand, bend and stoop for extended periods of time.
  • Will be moving equipment and/or materials weighing up to 40 pounds.
  • Typically works in a manufacturing environment.




Terex Overview:

Terex Corporation is a $4.5 billion, publicly traded global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services. The company is passionate about producing equipment that improves the lives of people around the world. Terex operations are global, yet each office or factory is a close-knit community. Terex provides team members with a rewarding career and the opportunity to make an impact. The company values diversity and inclusion, safety, integrity, respect, servant leadership, courage and citizenship. It encourages continuous improvement and offers free courses available through Terex University. Women@Terex provides a supportive network for Terex women in their jobs and careers. It’s an exciting time to be part of the expanding manufacturing sector. Terex is a place where you can work and grow. Come talk to us!


Additional Information:

It is the policy of the company to attract and retain the best qualified employees. We are committed to providing employment opportunities to the most qualified internal or external candidate based on work-related factors and without regard to non work-related factors including race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, or veteran status as a special disabled veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran, or other qualifying veteran.


The Company offers competitive salaries, advancement opportunities, and a full range of benefits, including paid vacation, 401(k), medical, dental, and vision.


Terex Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V.



Nearest Major Market: Seattle

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