Quality Technician

Wabtec Corporation

Salem, VA


Position summary

ake yours and someone else's life better? Wabtec has been doing that for decades and we will continue to do so! Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, Wabtec delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Job Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Inspect incoming material and internally produced items and document those inspections.

  • Issue nonconforming material reports and corrective actions.

  • Perform containment activity related to defective material.

  • Communicate with shop floor personnel to identify product and process problems and implement solutions.

  • Serve as auditor for internal audit and process audit.

  • Collect and calibrate gauges.

  • Perform other QA departmental activities as needed.


  • Two years of experience in a manufacturing environment, Quality or other technical role.


  • Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and professionally in writing and verbally.

  • Good interpersonal skills with all levels of employees and ability to work with various departments throughout the organization.

  • Experience using measurement devices and gauges.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office software - Word and Excel.

Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world's toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world's brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles...people like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.