Quality Technician

Wabtec Corporation

Kansas City, MO


Position summary

Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000 employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit the company’s new website at: http://www.WabtecCorp.com.

It’s not just about your career… or your job title…it’s about who you are and the impact you are going to make on the world. Do you want to go into uncharted waters…do things that haven’t been done to make 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.


Facilitate the monitoring and improvement of internal (manufacturing) product and process quality for the Kansas City Traction Motor Combo Repair facility.  Quality Technicians will constantly review product for missed defects and facilitate corrective and preventive action when defects are found.   Quality Technicians will also perform processes to Qualify/Audit Manufacturing Technicians. 

Monday to Friday 1:30pm to 10pm


Finished goods inspection and in-process product auditing. Document missed operations (quality defects) for corrective action purposes (DMR’s) Perform Manufacturing Technician Qualification reviews and complete Qualification documentation- audit Manufacturing Technicians for compliance to procedures. Records administration. Quality Alert inspection. Assistance on Level-One and Derail Inspections This position cover quality position absences Assist with creation of buddy packet, QA job qualifications, and EE training Responsible for the calibration of equipment and tracking Person need to be flexible to work different times outside of the normally schedule shift times.   (May require a split shift to perform all duties.)


  • Knowledge/experience of Motor and Wheel Line Processes. 

  • Experience of AC/DC Motor line processes is most important. 

  • Working knowledge of use of inspection measurement equipment.

  • Must have experience with MS Office.

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.

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About the company

Industry: Industrial: Equipment Manufacturing

At Wabtec, we are in the business of realizing potential. Our employees are the architects of the future. Go just about anywhere and you’ll find us. If you want to move and improve the world, start here.