Ivoclar Vivadent Inc.

  • QC Technician II, Milling Ceramics

    Job Location US-NJ-Somerset
    Posted Date 1 month ago(1/10/2019 3:35 PM)
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Making people smile is what we aspire to at Ivoclar Vivadent each day, with our innovative products and our employee oriented culture. Working at Ivoclar Vivadent, we share our strong values that promote a culture of mutual respect that you will discover at all our locations around the world. We have a passion to be successful and to create and innovate for our future in order to continue as a global leading company in the dental industry. Our ongoing employee development, education and training is one of the cornerstones that underlines the long-term and people focused orientation as a family owned company.


    Ivoclar Vivadent Manufacturing, Inc. is committed to leveraging the talent of a diverse workforce to create great opportunities for our business and our people. EOE/AA. Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Vet.



    • Complete Quality Control testing on various products by generating test samples and testing per required specifications.
    • Documentation of test results and supporting test data.
    • Assess device history records for completeness and make usage decisions based on final testing and inspection results.
    • Ensure conformance to accepted quality standards.
    • Propose changes to current specifications in order to ensure up-to-date and efficient methods.
    • Ensure proper maintenance of test equipment and sample preparation equipment.
    • Calibrate equipment, including calipers, micrometers, sintering furnaces etc. as required.
    • Perform very basic troubleshooting of laboratory equipment and software, as needed.
    • Provide suggestions and feedback regarding improvement and increased efficiency.
    • Assist in installation, operational, and performance qualifications as necessary.
    • Assist in customer complaint investigations.
    • Maintain retains of production material.
    • Assist in troubleshooting Out of Specification results.
    • Ensure regulatory compliance as directed by Quality Systems policies and procedures.
    • Perform other related duties and assignments as required.


    • Minimum of a high school diploma required. Bachelor's degree in scientific field or related area preferred.
    • Recent graduates considered.
    • Two years of related work experience or an equivalent combination of relevant work experience and college level course work.
    • Work with a high degree of accuracy
    • Able to follow, understand, and perform basic mathematical calculations
    • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
    • Knowledge of laboratory information systems helpful.
    • Good color perception and visual acuity is essential.
    • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
    • A proven ability to prioritize, delegate and multitask in a dynamic laboratory environment is helpful.
    • Computer literate in Microsoft Office; Word and Excel experience

    Physical Demands

    Ability to bend, kneel and lift a minimum of 20lbs comfortably. Position could involve sitting, standing, walking and lifting for long periods of time throughout the day. Ability to use a computer monitor and move about effectively to fulfill the essential functions of the job. Manual dexterity needed to operate small hydraulic presses.


    Equipment & Machinery Used

    Hydraulic hand press, CAD/CAM milling machines, high temperature sintering furnaces, spectrophotometers, scales and analytical balances, XRD, sample grinder/polishers, electromechanical testing systems, and other equipment/machinery as required.




    Ivoclar Vivadent Manufacturing, Inc. offers competitive compensation, opportunity for training and advancement, medical and dental benefits, other voluntary benefit options, life and disability insurance, competitive time off program, 401(k) and pension plan, flexible spending accounts, corporate wellness programs, on-site fitness room, and a positive, up-beat work environment!




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