• Quality Control Inspector (Tech Associate II)

    Location US-CA-Hercules
    Requisition ID
    # of Openings
    Quality & Regulatory
  • Overview

    The Quaity Control Inspector inspects incoming raw materials, electronic, mechanical components as well as manufactured/ OEM products to ensure they meet design specifications before being released to production. Completes appropriate paperwork necessary for conforming and non-conforming materials.


    • Responsible for QC inspection of raw materials, in-process production, and final products in a cGMP and ISO13485 certified environment.
    • Inspects incoming materials (chemicals, assays, electronic and mechanical components) following standard procedures and clearly defined specification requirements.
    • Sends raw materials to testing lab according to QC test specification requirements.
    • Forwards documentation to testing labs as required, releases material disposition notices and applies approval stickers to inspected materials.
    • Issues non-conformance report as needed upon inspection of material.
    • Consults with supervisor on inspection anomalies.
    • Performs manual and automated inspection of raw materials, electronic and mechanical components where more sophisticated and complex measurements are required.
    • Troubleshoots assay and equipment problems.
    • Analyzes problems encountered in the performance of testing and issues the proper documentation and recommendations.
    • Provides monthly reports and metrics as assigned.


    • Associates Degree or college level course work in assigned technical discipline preferred.
    • 5+ years’ production and Quality Control inspection experience
    • Working knowledge of quality systems, and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP).
    • Ability to use/operate lab and/or test equipment and tools utilized in basic inspection tasks.
    • Experience in working in a regulated industry is a plus. Experience that includes an emphasis on working in a cGMP/QSR/ISO regulated industry is preferred. 
    • Requires strong communication skills and ability to work cooperatively and professionally with cross-functional teams.
    • Must have initiative and ability learn new tasks quickly.
    • Proficient with MS Word and Excel. Experience with SAP preferred.


    About Bio-Rad:


    Bio-Rad is a global leader providing a broad array of clinical diagnostics and life science research products. With a team of more than 7,800 employees and a global network of operations serving our customers, we help people live longer, healthier lives.


    Bio-Rad was founded over six decades ago and has continued to provide the healthcare industry with innovative and useful products that help life science researchers accelerate the discovery process and medical diagnostic labs obtain faster, better results.


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    Bio-Rad does not accept agency resumes, unless the agency has been authorized by a Bio-Rad Recruiting Representative. Please do not submit resumes unless authorized to do so. Bio-Rad will not pay for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.


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