Kurt Manufacturing- Quality Technician – 1st Shift


Kurt Manufacturing, Lyman, NE Kurt Hydraulics produces a complete line of hydraulic couplings and hoses for multiple industries from agriculture and construction to petrochemical and marine applications. With over 35 years of experience in coupling manufacturing solutions, our customers receive SAE-specification products with the best-designed couplings. Click here to see what our Employee Owner's think about working at Kurt! Job Summary The Quality Technician tests and inspects products at various stages of the production process and compiles and evaluates statistical data to determine and maintain quality and reliability of products. Essential Functions · Interprets engineering drawings, schematic diagrams, or formulas and confers with management or engineering staff to determine quality and reliability standards. · Selects products for tests at specified stages in production process, and tests products for variety of qualities such as dimensions, performance, and mechanical or electrical characteristics. · Records test data, applying statistical quality control procedures. · Evaluates data and writes reports to validate or indicate deviations from existing standards. · Recommends modifications of existing quality or production standards to achieve optimum quality within limits of equipment capability. · Prepares graphs or charts of data or enters data into computer for analysis. Other Duties Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. Reliable attendance is required. Required · High School Diploma or equivalent GED · 1 year of related experience Preferred · Bachelor’s Degree · 2 years of related experience · ASQ Certification · APICS Certification 100% employee owned, Kurt Hydraulics is a division of Kurt Manufacturing with facilities located in Lyman, NE and Pueblo, CO. Our engineering resources and USA-based coupling-manufacturing facilities set us apart from the competition. At Kurt Hydraulics our employees have the opportunity to advance their knowledge of hydraulic couplings and hose as well as machining, automation, and quality control. What makes Kurt different? It starts with employee ownership, what we put into our products, passion that leads to profound pride, and the endless desire to deliver perfection on time, every time. That’s why we’ll never settle for good enough. It’s this dedication that created our legacy of excellence. If you are ready to transform your career with an industry leader, let us show you how owning something makes a difference. Kurt Manufacturing is an equal opportunity employer and embraces all individuals and what makes them unique. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. If you are a qualified individual with a disability, a disabled veteran, or an individual that has other barriers that limit your ability to access our on-line application system, please contact Human Resources at employment@kurt.com to discuss alternative ways to apply for open positions.