BuffaloGroveRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Buffalo Grove jobs

Quality Technician

Company: Plexus Corp.
Location: Buffalo Grove
Posted on: June 4, 2021

Job Description:

Your journey to building a better world starts here!


We help our customers deliver products that have a profound impact on people's lives. From ultrasound units and 3D printing to network security applications and in flight Wi-Fi, we help create products that build a better world. Now, more than ever, we are making an impact as we support products used in the fight against COVID-19.

We're a global team of over 19,000 Engineering, Manufacturing, Supply Chain and Aftermarket Service experts that partner with our customers to bring their products to life through inspired innovation and world-class customer service. As an employee of Plexus, we are committed to keeping you safe with newly implemented precautions such as virtual interviews, staggered start times across all shifts, enhanced cleaning processes, temperature screenings as you enter our facilities and requiring all employees to wear masks.

We are currently hiring for full-time, immediate, career opportunities. Whether you're looking to start, make a change, or advance your career, find your path at Plexus and leave your mark on the world.


Engaging and challenging projects that fulfill and develop you. People that support and inspire you to realize your full potential. A workplace centered on collaboration and integrity. At Plexus, we're at our best when opportunities are met with passion, open communication and teamwork.


Purpose Statement: Responsible for assuring all customer and company quality expectations are being satisfied at all manufacturing and inspection process steps, and identify and implement continuous quality improvement activities.

Key Job Accountabilities:

  • Lead Printed Circuit Board repair (outsourcing/Tech. assessment), if applicable.
  • Lead quality plan implementation through data compilation and analysis.
  • Support Customer Returned Goods functions.
  • Support Failure Analysis and help guide process improvement activity.
  • Support Non-Conforming Material.

Additional Accountabilities:

  • Support process qualification/validation (test/equip.)
  • Support quality system/MES.
  • Lead, use, and implementation of data collection tools.
  • Lead compliance of assembly build instructions to SOP, work instructions.
  • Support customer quality issues, CAR Process and quality metrics.
  • Lead in development and providing direction of quality inspectors.
  • Lead the identification of manufacturing and quality issues effecting product quality.
  • Support Failure Mode and Effects Analysis, Design of Experiments, and control plans to prevent product defects.
  • Support the verification of the first board on assembly for New Product Introduction (NPI).
  • Lead validation of the solder quality for the first board on an NPI build.
  • Lead assembly product containment.
  • Minimal travel may be required to meet the needs of the business.
  • Additional duties as assigned.

Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • A minimum of an Associate's degree is required; an Associate's degree in Engineering is preferred.
  • One (1) year of related experience is required; Three (3) or more years of related experience is preferred.

Target Start: July 2021

An equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the key job accountabilities may be considered.

Other Qualifications:

  • Intermediate computer skills
  • Intermediate decision making, problem solving skills
  • Basic verbal and written communication skills
  • Intermediate execution
  • Intermediate operational knowledge
  • Intermediate influence
  • Intermediate data modeling and manipulation knowledge
  • Basic manufacturing
  • Basic workmanship standard knowledge
  • Basic innovation
  • Customer focus
  • Basic technical judgment
  • General office equipment and materials

Work Environment:

  • The work setting should consist of an office environment with suitable lighting, comfortable temperatures, and a low noise level.

This document does not represent a contract of employment and is not intended to capture every possible assignment the incumbent could be asked to perform.

Some offers of employment are contingent upon successfully passing a drug screen and upon completion of a confidentiality agreement.

Our Values and How We Lead behaviors guide our processes. Plexus does not make employment decisions based on race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and encourage all to apply today!

Globally, our policy is to recruit people from wide and diverse backgrounds. However, our company does not typically undertake sponsorship, including for H-1B, TN, and other nonimmigrant visas. Additionally, certain positions require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or Export Administration Regulations (EAR). Applicants for these positions may need to be "U.S. persons." "U.S. persons" are generally defined as U.S. citizens, nationals, lawful permanent residents (or, green card holders), individuals granted asylum, and individuals admitted as refugees.

Keywords: Plexus Corp., Buffalo Grove , Quality Technician, Other , Buffalo Grove, Illinois

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Illinois jobs by following @recnetIL on Twitter!

Buffalo Grove RSS job feeds