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Quality Assurance Technician

Niagara Gear Division
941 Military Rd.
Buffalo, NY 14217

716-874-3131

Job Summary

Gear Motions, a growing Employee Owned company, has a need for a Quality Assurance Technician at their Niagara Gear Division in Buffalo NY with preferred experience using inspection equipment and gaging to insure product conforms to customers’ requirements.

Basic Duties include

  • Will use precision measuring instruments along with CMM to ensure product meets specifications.
  • Will setup, use & calibrate various types of gages and instruments such as calipers, micrometers, bore gages and snap gages.
  • Will be responsible for receiving inspection, 1st piece, in-process and final product inspection.
  • The ideal candidate will be responsible for receiving inspection, 1st piece, in-process and final product inspection.
  • Good mechanical ability and with good shop math skills.
  • Ability to read blueprints and follow Customer and Engineering requirements.
  • Ability to be punctual on a daily basis.
  • Ability to learn and take notes while training with one of our senior machinist.
  • Authorized to work in the United States

Qualifications and Skills

  • High School diploma or equivalency
  • Experience with MS Word & Excel are desired.
  • Good mechanical ability and with good shop math skills.
  • The ideal candidate will have experience in a metal parts fabrication environment and have a good working knowledge of SPC and ISO-9000 internal audits.
  • Ability to read blueprints and follow Customer and Engineering requirements.
  • Ability to be punctual on a daily basis.
  • This person must be organized and be able to manage multiple projects at the same time. CMM programming knowledge would be helpful.
  • Authorized to work in the United States

Main Benefit Package includes

  • Competitive pay scale (based on experience)
  • ESOP (Stock ownership program – retirement plan )
  • 401k savings plan with 50% company match
  • Liberal vacation and holidays
  • Life Insurance
  • Health and Dental insurance
  • Plenty of overtime is available

If you are an experienced Quality Assurance person and would like an opportunity to become a successful member of our team and be part of a long established employee owned company with a nice work environment and excellent benefits, please complete the application below.


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For any questions about your online employment application, please contact humanresource@gearmotions.com