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Human Resources
USA Headquarters Festo Corporation

395 Moreland Road

P.O. Box 18023

Hauppauge, NY 11788


     (631) 435-0800

     (631) 435-0576

Festo US Career Opportunities

Quality Coordinator

  • Job Tracking ID: 2019.1.4.1
  • Job Location: Islandia, NY
  • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
  • Level of Education: BA/BS
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: January 04, 2019
  • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP
  • SAP Category: Manufacturing and Technical

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Job Description:

  • Coordinates all quality control activities and inspection / repair and technical processes. 
  • Administrates and monitors the operation and performance of customer returns, incoming inspection, and nonconforming material processes for compliance to established quality assurance standards.
  • Acts a liaison between Sales, Sales Operations, Production and Logistics plants.
  • Initiates process improvement projects for Total Quality Control.
  • Reads and interprets engineering design or production drawings, catalogues, or other pertinent data and specifications to determine inspection and test criteria or methods to assure conformance to applicable specifications and requirements.
  • Acts as Quality Assurance representative (supervisor) with both Festo internal departments on new product developments and product failures and Festo external customer. 
  • Coordinates timely failure analysis investigations of customer returned material to determine probable causes or modes of failure.  Coordinates and communicates with Festo Headquarters to resolve quality complaints from interested parties. Produces or oversees the production of summary reports (8D and other formats as required) for customers in support of the ICM process.
  • Supports failure modes effects analysis activities for new product developments and supports external supplier selection and evaluation activities including performance ratings.   Participates in the Supplier Rating System (SRS) as an auditor evaluating the effective implementation of corrective / preventative actions for previously defective incoming material.
  • Prepares quality system documents including operating procedures, work instructions, charts, visual aids, inspection drawings and reports. Has document approval authority in the SharePoint system and supports document approvals in the absence of the Quality Manager.
  • Performs Internal Quality Auditor duties for the ISO 9001 based Quality Management System (QMS).
  •  Identifies negative quality trends and initiates appropriate corrective/preventative actions.
  •  Assures a timely response and feedback to the resolution of quality issues to management.
  • Supports the Company's safety projects and documentation, including the Emergency Evaluation Plan as needed (e.g. Rally Point Leader, etc.).
  • Additional work hours in excess of normal business hours may be necessary to perform essential duties and responsibilities. This includes extra efforts required for infrequent or short duration.
  • Travel may be required via any mode of transportation as determined by Company for business reasons such as, but not limited to, skill development, training, or a company business event.  This would include travel to Festo-AG Corporate Headquarters/Regional (field) offices. 


Experience and Skills:

  • Bachelor's or Technical degree from four-year college or university; or minimum four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Quality Management experiences in the industrial automation desired
  • Basic/Advanced Pneumatics experience required.
  • Quality Assurance Databases (IRAD, CAR, ICM+, Failure Anaysis SRS) experience required.
  • Familiarity and understanding of federal, state, and local environmental & safety legal requirements and how they apply to the Company.
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interprets technical information.
  • Proficient in MS-Office, SAP, Excel, Share Point etc.

Festo Corporation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and those laws, directives, and regulations of Federal, State and Local governing bodies or agencies. For your reference: EEO is the Law Poster