Quality Coordinator- Bozeman

  • Montana Instruments
  • Bozeman, MT, USA
  • Feb 22, 2021
Full time Engineering General Business Manufacturing QA-Quality Control

Job Description

About Montana Instruments:
Montana Instruments Corporation designs and manufactures high precision, electrical, optical, and cryogenic systems for quantum materials research and the quantum computing, sensing, and networking industries.

People -- Who We Are
At the end of the day, it's all about people -- our employees, their families, our community, & our customers.

Path -- How We Operate
Our 5 core values are: Hungry | Humble | Results-Driven | Courageous | Team-First

Passion -- Our Why
To accelerate discovery that benefits mankind. 

Job Description:

Montana Instruments, a growing high-tech Company in Bozeman Montana, is seeking a full-time Quality Coordinator. The Quality Coordinator is responsible for the establishment and maintenance of an ISO 9001 quality system at Montana Instruments. Responsible for the creation, execution, and improvement of company quality policies relating to the design, development, and production of new products.


  • Develop, implement, and review quality system policies and procedures to ensure compliance with ISO, CGMP, industry standards, and other applicable regulations.
  • Identify areas of opportunity and support continual improvement of the Quality Management System
  • Participate as a team member on new product development projects as quality function representative
  • Lead root cause analysis and corrective action implementation in response to quality issues as they arise, including in production, in the field, or with suppliers.
  • Perform incoming inspection on machined parts, circuit board assembly, and other electro-optical components.
  • Plan and conduct Internal audits of the QMS.
  • Be a fierce advocate for quality throughout the organization.
  • May supervisor other employees.

Key Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Applied understanding of ISO 9001
  • Demonstrated auditing experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Team player who works productively with a wide range of people
  • Experience in root cause analysis tools such as 8D, fishbone diagrams, Pareto charts, and 5 whys
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Experience using Enterprise Resource Planning software (Epicor preferred)
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills.

Desired Experience and Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Manufacturing, Business or other related discipline or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • 5 years’ experience in developing and maintaining quality management systems.

Additional Information:

Montana Instruments offers excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, a 401(k) with a match, paid company holidays, and PTO.

To Apply:

Please email your cover letter and resume to careers@montanainstruments.com