187926 - Validation Technician
CA-Bay Area
Up to $24.00 DOE
12 Months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Validation Technician for an opening in Petaluma, CA.

Perform metrology testing for new, transferred or significantly repaired molds. Assist with First Article, Start-up and Material Test Inspections.

Perform metrology testing for process and product validations.
Ability to read and understand validation protocols, Part Drawings and Product Quality Requirements.
Support laboratory staff by maintaining files, records and other documents that apply to laboratory records. Complete and maintain appropriate product documentation and testing records per in-house testing procedures and in accordance with ISO 13485 standards.
Identify non-conformances during daily testing and reports them.
Clear communication with Laboratory supervisor to determine resources needed, prioritize work and ensure critical requirements are met.
Maintains safe work environment by following standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations.
Demonstrates leadership and plan effectively.

3+ years’ experience in a QA metrology role or 5+ years’ experience in quality inspection preferably in a manufacturing environment.
Prior experience with standard metrology equipment: proficient using calipers, CMM, optical inspection equipment, vision system, microscope, gauge pins, etc.
Experience with plastic materials.
Previous experience with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), ISO standards and Lean Manufacturing concepts.

Ability to organize and track multiple concurrent projects and deliverables.
Proper use of precision measuring tools, equipment and gauges. Ability to understand blueprints; visualization, dimensions and tolerances.
Uses calipers, optical comparator, gauges, centrifuge, manual pipettes, vision system (vertex) and CMM to measure and inspect a sampling of products.
Careful, detailed, thorough work ethic with ability to see and communicate big picture impact(s)
Ability to comprehend and follow detailed work instructions; inclination to improve documentation is a plus
Commitment to excellence and high standards.
Creative problem-solving skills with the ability to analyze and seek out collaboration.
Computer literate – Must be able to develop, analyze and present data developed from the use of the computer including Microsoft Office.
Ability to balance working independently and asking questions when in doubt.
Effective oral, written communication and presentation skills
Excellent documentation and organizational skills.
Demonstrate leadership & plan effectively
Willingness to be trained and to train and develop the team as required and to assist with mentoring new hires and apprentices.

Accredited High School Diploma/GED

1st Shift, 8AM to 4:30pm

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Billy James
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x340 or (800) 927-9318 x340

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.