Careers

otis-employment.jpgOtis Technology is known for manufacturing the most advanced gun cleaning systems and accessories available.  We’re proudly made in the USA, with our headquarters in Lyons Falls, NY and our research & development facility in Phoenix, NY.

We know the reputation and integrity of our company rests on the quality of our product and it’s the care and dedication of our employees that ensure every part and piece meets or exceeds our quality standards.

Otis employees truly enjoy the culture of our organization – a place where co-workers become friends.  If you are a self-motivated individual with the drive for success and continued learning, we encourage you to check out the openings below.

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Current Openings

Quality Assurance Technician

Basic Function:
Serves as the internal voice of the customer to ensure that we me meet or exceed all customer requirements. Drives maintenance of the quality management system by performing product and process audits, then utilizes the audit findings to drive continued improvement. 

Responsibilities:

    • Performs and documents product and process audits on the production floor
    • Review product and process audit findings, and create action plans to improve upon those findings
    • Effectively collaborates with all departments to solve problems
    • Serves as an AS/ISO internal auditor
    • Utilizes linear devices and gages to inspect parts, and can make decisions based upon interpretation of part drawings
    • Works with the materials department and operations to process nonconforming product in a timely manner
    • Processes and investigates customer returns, and works with process owners to identify resolutions for trending complaints
    • Will be the lead in processing returned materials in regards to over stock, returns related to branding, etc. Works with sales and finance to ensure timely resolution per applicable procedures.
    • Assist in creating standard work sheets for the inspection of all incoming raw materials. Performs incoming inspection of raw materials per procedure
    • Utilizes lean principles to help drive continual improvement
    • Serves as a backup for the Quality Assurance Manager
    • Serves as backup POC for QA related AS/ISO processes and procedures

QMS Responsibilities:

    • Knows the QMS requirements as they relate to them
    • Complies with the organization Policies and Procedures Manual
    • Complies with regulatory and statutory requirements
    • Knows and can explain the Quality Policy in their own words and how they impact carrying out the requirements of the policy in the job that they do
    • Performs their essential job functions as defined by job duties

Key Competencies:

    • Quality Assurance
    • Basic knowledge & application of problem solving tools
    • Measurement and analysis
    • System/IT knowledge
    • Motivating, influencing and partnering
    • Planning & priority setting

Behaviors:

    • Demonstration of Otis values
    • Customer Focus
    • Teamwork and collaborative thinking
    • Detail oriented
    • Self-driven, takes initiative
    • Adaptability
    • Ability and willingness to work in a team based environment as both an effective team leader and team participant

QMS Behaviors:

    • Maintains a professional atmosphere
    • Upholds the integrity of the organization

QMS Authorities:

    • Recommends Corrective/Preventive Actions
    • Stops processes if they find requirements are not being met
    • Initiates Continual Improvements in product, customer satisfaction, processes and safety
    • Makes decisions and taking actions based upon their defined position responsibilities within the organization

Minimum Qualifications and Experience: (education and training) :

    • AS degree preferred; HS or GED required
    • Lifting of boxes weighing up to 75 lbs may be required
    • Standing at inspection stations for long periods of time
    • Project management experience preferred

 

Social Media Marketing Intern

Basic Function:
Otis is looking for an enthusiastic social media marketing intern to join our marketing department and assist our growing team! The ideal candidate will possess knowledge of the digital media landscape, including various social media sites with the ability to dedicate between 10-20 hours a week to this position. Interns will be responsible for contributing to website projects and promotions, assist with social media scheduling and community management, monitoring and posting on blogs and social networks, and participating in online outreach and promotion. Those looking to gain valuable online media experience with an established organization are encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities:

    • Work with the on-site marketing team to create and implement social media campaigns
    • Develop content calendars on a weekly and monthly basis for the brand
    • Monitor analytics with marketing team to identify viable ideas
    • Create engaging social media content
    • Provide support to our marketing team

Qualifications:

    • Must be a student pursuing a degree in marketing, communications, business or related field
    • Interest in social media/marketing career path
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • In-depth working knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and Google+
    • Previous course studies in social media analytics, including Google Analytics and Facebook Insights
    • Basic knowledge of Photoshop preferred but not required


Students will gain experience in the marketing field as they apply classroom theory to real world tasks and projects.

 

Part Time Associates

Basic Function:
Otis is looking for a team player who is punctual, reliable and very consistent. Works in a safe manner at all times and performs at a fast pace with minimum/no quality issues. Adapts to constant change with ease, can work well with all different types of personalities and people and always approaches work with a positive attitude. Communicates effectively both verbally and in writing, and can understand and follow basic direction.

Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates safe work practices at all times
  • Always focuses on the quality of the product
  • Consistently demonstrates a high level of productivity
  • Embraces Lean Manufacturing concepts
  • Adheres to all Company policies and procedures
  • Maintains all required record-keeping and reports as necessary.