Job Name:
Supplier Quality Technician I/ II/ III

General information

Location: Bayport, MN
Date:
18-Mar-2024
Company:
Andersen Corporation
Posting City: Bayport, MN
Ref #:
4850
Job Category:
Quality
Posting City:
Bayport
State:
MN

Description & Requirements

ANDERSEN CORPORATION 

At Andersen, we pride ourselves on our core values of Excellence, Integrity, Innovation, Partnership and being a leader in Corporate Citizenship. Headquartered in Bayport, Minn., Andersen Corporation is the largest window and door manufacturer in North America. Newsweek recognized Andersen as one of “2023 America’s Greatest Workplaces.” 

We’re focused on bringing more light into people’s lives by helping them create healthier, happier spaces to build memories and do what they love. This applies to our team, too. Andersen embraces our nine Employee Resource Networks to celebrate our differences and to champion diversity. We are named as a Forbes “Best Employer for Diversity 2022.” 

Earning the 2023 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year—Sustained Excellence Award, Andersen is also committed to environmental health and sustainability. No matter your role, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference at Andersen.

SUMMARY

The Supplier Quality Technician ensures that supplied parts meet design specifications to support Patio Door Assembly in the Bayport, MN plant.  A focus of this role is to verify that quality standards are effectively being used to detect and address non-conforming product to protect the Andersen Brand.  The Supplier Quality Technician will work closely with the Bayport Patio Door Quality Team, Production Associates, and the Supply Chain Team. 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Investigate reports of non-conforming components and coordinate containment of materials that do not meet specifications
  • Interface with internal and external stakeholders and suppliers to communicate, disposition and track status of non-conforming materials
  • Utilize specifications and measurement equipment to detect and address non-conforming parts/products
  • Gather information to initiate Corrective Actions requests for supplied or fabricated parts and assist in 5 Why / 4 Step Problem Solving to address (CAPA, PDCA)
  • Work in a fast-paced production environment and prioritize multiple tasks
  • Create quality control and Standard work documentation
  • Provide coaching, guidance or training to Associates regarding interpretation of specifications and manufacturing practices

·     QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS

MUST HAVE QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Familiar with Microsoft Office, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint for data entry, editing of documentation for shop floor, and summarizing data/findings
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Experience with aesthetic specifications and using visual standards
  • Strong aptitude in process improvement and problem solving

NICE-TO-HAVE QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 2-5 years Quality or Manufacturing experience
  • Intermediate math aptitude
  • Experience using measurement equipment
  • Ability to summarize data and findings and present out results
  • PIT License

 CULTURE AND BENEFITS

“Be Orange. Be You” is how we express our belief that by embracing our differences and empowering you, we’ll be a stronger team able to accomplish what otherwise wouldn’t be possible. This Orange spirit has helped us become the #1 innovative window and door brand* and the one homeowners love the most.** It’s also why we’re committed to supporting you to approach each day with a bright outlook. 

Benefits include, and are not limited to: 

  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance  
  • Health Savings Account contributions  
  • Paid holidays plus PTO  
  • 401(k) plan & contributions  
  • Professional development and tuition reimbursement opportunities  
  • Charity contributions 
  • Nationwide career opportunities 

We look forward to seeing how your unique skills, background and experiences will inspire our team and help us continue to be the leader we are today. 

In 2024, Andersen has set a profit-sharing target of $4,000 per eligible employee, prorated as appropriate. Profit sharing will be paid out in quarterly installments to provide eligible employees with payments throughout the year, with payment amounts tied to quarterly operating profit performance.  

 Andersen is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, disability, marital status, national origin, citizenship, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

Posting City:
Bayport, MN