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Quality Control Technician



Quality Assurance
Decatur, IL, USA
Posted on Thursday, February 1, 2024

Mueller Water Products, Inc., the nation's leading manufacturer of flow control devices for the water and gas distribution industries, has an immediate opening for a Quality Control Technician on 3rd shift at our Decatur, IL Foundry facility.

The Quality Control Technician will perform a variety of Quality Assurance and Control Tests / Inspections to include sand system testing and metals testing. This testing regime is to ensure compliance with organizational requirements and regulatory, quality, and reliability standards.

The position available will be at our Mueller Brass Foundry location on Garfield in Decatur, IL.

There may be some movement in the future and as Mueller is building a brand-new state of the art Foundry. Candidates must have ability and willingness to work overtime (some daily & weekends) and have the flexibility to adjust hours to support production needs.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Computer systems fluency, data analysis and charting.

  • Ability to run mechanical and electronic equipment and inspection devices. Those devices are used to validate that our Brass is within Chemistry and Physical (Tensile/Yield/Elongation) requirements as well as our Sand Systems are supplying properly conditioned (moisture, compatibility, grain size, clay content, etc.) Green Sand to our Molding equipment.

  • Detail oriented, timely completion of tasks, able to keep records, self-disciplined and ability to make and stand by decisions.

Required Experience and/or Education:

  • Associates degree or Technical Institute degree/certificate. (HS Diploma or GED would be acceptable with experience)

  • 3 years progressive work-related experience with demonstrated proficiency in the discipline / technology / process related to the position.

  • Experience in a Foundry environment preferred but not required.

Perks of Joining Our Team:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance after 30 days

  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with company match

  • Paid Holidays, Vacation and Personal Days

  • Tuition Reimbursement Program

  • Referral Bonuses

  • Other Benefits Also Available

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other category protected by law.