Quality Assurance Technician

HORIBA is a global group of companies that develops, manufactures, and provides an extensive array of analytical and measurement equipment to countries around the world. HORIBA Instruments Inc., a leading manufacturer of scientific instruments, has an immediate opening for a Quality Control Analyst in its Gratings Division at its Piscataway, New Jersey location.

The ideal candidate shall be able to follow the inspection technique laid out by the quality manager or manufacturing engineer, perform in-process and final inspections, and determine whether the final product passes or fails. The candidate shall record the data correctly for compliance purposes and be able to recognize adverse trends while inspecting. 


(This list is not all-inclusive, other duties are assigned as necessary by management.)

  • Perform visual inspection to assure product quality
  • Inspect the grating products using fixtures and the AI tool
  • Monitor and record the environmental conditions in manufacturing labs and completion of respective forms
  • Collect, record and analyze the grating traveler data for metrics and possible adverse trends
  • Collect non-conforming material from the Gratings lab and create a notification in SAP
  • Follow established quality procedures and create procedures where needed
  • Assists the quality engineer with handling of grating customer returns
  • Assist in customer and ISO audits
  • Perform a variety of quality assurance tasks in support of engineering and operations



  • Minimum 1 year experience working in a manufacturing environment
  • Education - High school or relevant education in a related field
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work independently as well as in a team
  • Ability to plan, prioritize and organize when several tasks are given
  • Ability to stand or sit for extended periods of time in a manufacturing setting, to perform visual inspections of products (appearance, defects, etc.)
  • Ability to multitask in a busy environment



  • Basic computer literacy, Microsoft Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Good communication skills


Compensation Package:

HORIBA Instruments offers a competitive compensation package that includes a 401(k) plan with match; employee group dental, vision, life, and disability (short and long-term) paid for by the company; medical insurance, family dental and vision insurance, and supplemental life insurance available with reasonable employee contributions; employee assistance program; paid holidays, vacation, and sick time; flexible spending accounts; educational reimbursement; and commuter benefit programs.

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