Current Openings

Woonsocket, Rhode Island USA

Quality Assurance/ Quality Engineering Manager

Job Purpose: Assures consistent production/product quality by developing and enforcing good manufacturing practice and systems; validating processes; providing documentation; managing staff. Lead quality engineering function which uses statistical information for continuous quality improvement.

Quality Assurance Job Duties:

  • Maximize quality assurance human resource objectives by training, assigning, scheduling, coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, appraising, and reviewing job performance; enforcing policies and procedures.
  • Achieve quality assurance operational objectives by developing strategic plans and reviews; preparing and completing action plans; implementing production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards; identifying and resolving problems; completing audits; determining system improvements; implementing change.
  • Develop quality assurance plans by conducting hazard analyses; identifying critical control points and preventive measures; establishing critical limits, monitoring procedures, corrective actions, and verification procedures; monitoring inventories.
  • Validate quality processes by establishing product specifications and quality attributes; measuring production parameters; documenting evidence; determining operational and performance qualifications; writing and updating quality assurance procedures.
  • Maintain and improve product quality by completing product, company, system, compliance, and surveillance audits; investigating customer complaints; collaborating with other members of management to develop new product and engineering designs, and manufacturing and training methods.
  • Prepare quality documentation and reports by collecting, analyzing and summarizing information and trends including failed processes, stability studies, recalls, corrective actions, and re-validations.
  • Update job knowledge by studying trends in and developments in quality management; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.

Quality Engineer Job Duties:

  • Determine quality improvement parameters by identifying statistical methods relevant to manufacturing processes.
  • Establish statistical confidence by identifying sample size and acceptable error; determining confidence levels.
  • Establish statistical reliability by using mean time before failure, weibull 3-parameter distribution, reliability modeling, and reliability demonstration tests.
  • Develop experiments by applying full and fractional factorial techniques.
  • Develop sampling plans by applying attribute, variable, and sequential sampling methods.
  • Maintain statistical process controls by applying demerit/unit, zone charting, x2 charts for distributions and individual-medial/range for multi-stream processes.
  • Analyze data by completing hypothesis, normal distribution, and process capability analysis tests.
  • Prepare reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data; making recommendations for improved process control.
  • Interact with customer (internal/external) on all corrective action requests.
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; benchmarking state-of-the-art practices; participating in professional societies; maintaining American Society of Quality Control certified quality engineer qualification.
  • Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.


  • Candidate must have a BS degree in a technical discipline. An Engineering discipline is preferred; but other acceptable disciplines include chemistry, physics, or mathematics.
  • Candidate must have at least five years’ experience in a manufacturing environment – preferably in chemical manufacturing.
  • Candidate must be willing to multi-task and assist in production when necessary.
  • Candidate should have a working knowledge of MiniTab or similar.
  • Candidate should be “Black Belt” certified (or similar lean/six-sigma training).

Technic Inc.

300 park East Drive

Woonsocket, RI 02895

Pawtucket, Rhode Island USA

Equipment Sales Position

Technic has an opening in its Equipment Division’s metal finishing system sales team, based in Pawtucket, RI.

The candidate must be able to:

  • Interpret customer’s machine specifications or, in the absence of one, develop a clear understanding of the client’s requirements including machine configuration, process requirements and productivity.
  • Develop and present definitive proposals
  • Build relationships with customers over long sales cycles
  • Utilize available resources to advance and close sales
  • Negotiate price, terms and other conditions of sale
  • Identify sales opportunities
  • Work as part of the management and marketing team to refine products sold and markets serviced
  • Act as point of contact and provide technical support to potential customers during the vendor selection processes through installation, system commissioning and routine use.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A technical degree or equivalent work experience
  • Strong communications skills and technical aptitude

...and must be:

  • Self-motivated
  • Able to work effectively alone or as part of a team

Small business experience, project management, familiarity with industrial chemicals and electroplating are all a plus.
Domestic and some international travel are requirements of the position.
Technic is a growing company with great potential for professional advancement.

Technic Equipment Division

55 Maryland Avenue

Pawtucket, RI 02860

Pawtucket, Rhode Island USA

Project Engineer/Mechanical Designer

The ideal candidate will be proficient in the design of automated electroplating systems or similar type equipment including: structural steel weldments, hoists structures, tanks, and various piping systems as well as possess the ability to professionally interface with Technic customers.

Job Requirements:
  • Uses mechanical engineering skills to design new or modify existing systems using established engineering procedures
  • Uses overall engineering expertise to support electrical and software engineering with their challenges related to the equipment in question
  • Creating detailed fabrication drawing packages, evaluating and selecting purchased components and creating BOM
  • Manage automation projects from concept to completion, on-time and within budget
  • Available for domestic and international travel as required (˂5%)

  • Minimum five (5) years mechanical design engineering experience
  • Demonstrated capability in creating detailed fabrication drawing packages
  • Proficient in the design of custom equipment (plating, anodizing, black oxide, Phosphating and cleaning systems)

  • Proficient in SolidWorks and AutoCAD

Technic Equipment Division is located in Pawtucket, Rhode Island with division in Clearwater Florida and Singapore. Techinc and has been manufacturing automated metal finishing equipment for applications in electroplating, anodizing, black oxide, phosphating and cleaning since 1970.

Technic Equipment Division

55 Maryland Avenue

Pawtucket, RI 02860