Quality Assistant

Position Title: Quality Assistant
Location: Pewaukee, WI
Term of Employment: Regular
Type of Employment: Full Time / Hourly
Approximate hours per week: 40
Work Hours: 7:30am-4:00pm (1st shift)
Start date of position: Immediate
Education: HS Diploma or equivalent
Experience level: 2 years+

Under the supervision of the Quality Manager, the Quality Assistant is responsible for performing administrative and clerical tasks in supporting the quality department.

TLX Technologies is a highly technical, globally-minded engineering organization that focuses on solving application challenges and offering excellent solutions to our customers. We provide custom electromechanical solutions to customers in a variety of industries - automotive, off-highway, motorsports, & fire protection. While working with customers with many diverse applications, TLX Technologies focuses on industries that are forward-thinking and innovative.

Essential Duties And Responsibilities

All employees at TLX work to satisfy the customer. Each department has expected core responsibilities, but these responsibilities do not define us. Rather, they simply provide a starting point where we work to satisfy the customer, and continuously improve ourselves, others, and the organization.

  • Supports the supplier correction action process
  • Writes up Non-conforming including scrap material reports; issues to suppliers
  • Supports kaizen activity and related activities
  • Responsible for the ordering, maintaining, and calibrating of gauging (external calibration)
  • Performs first and last piece inspection in production
  • Backup to programming and operating touch probe equipment

Quality Assistant


  • Proactive on tasks (looking for solutions and not waiting, constantly pushing forward)
  • Responsible (demonstrate that others can trust you)
  • Demonstrates that he/she can be part of a solution (both technical and behavioral)
  • Good verbal and written skills, in both a technical and non-technical environment (communicates with supplier)
  • Analytical abilities
  • High attention to detail

Demonstrated Competence:

  • Understands and utilizes all applicable TLX processes and procedures.

Education and/or Experience:

  • Blueprint Reading experience
  • Basic working knowledge of Microsoft Suite of products with basic working knowledge of Excel
  • Previous manufacturing environment experience preferred
  • Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T) experience preferred
  • A firm understanding of ISO 9000 and operate under said system preferred
  • Related quality assurance experience is highly preferred
  • Basic metrology experience (calipers, gages) preferred


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.


Ability to read and interpret documents in English, such as purchase orders, requisitions, quotations, and various other related documents. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to communicate effectively with vendors and other employees of the organization.


Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide into all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent.


Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.


Knowledge of FedEx and UPS shipping systems is preferred. Ability to read blueprints preferred but will train.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; reach above shoulders; and talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to moving mechanical parts while on the production floor. The noise level is moderate on the production floor and low in the office area.

The above statements reflect the general details necessary to describe the principle functions of the occupation described and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the occupation.


All full-time employees are eligible for company-sponsored benefits after completing the probationary period.

  • Health, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • 401K with company match
  • Company paid Disability Insurance and Term Life coverage
  • Paid Holidays and Time off
  • Paid Funeral, Jury Duty, and Parental leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement

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