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Quality Technician


As a family-owned company, it’s the people who continue to make STIHL a successful, world-class brand. STIHL is seeking a highly motivated, detail oriented Quality Technician to join our Quality Assurance team at STIHL’s corporate headquarters in Virginia Beach! 

This individual will  perform inspection, testing, and maintenance of records to assure that the quality of product, parts, or materials meets all standards of acceptability. They will assist with specialized quality assurance tasks and projects and may be the sole quality technician for a specific department.

Position highlights include: 

  • Competitive Compensation 
  • Extensive Benefits, such as health insurance effective within one month of start, multiple bonus opportunities, relocation assistance, 401(k) with company match and PENSION!

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Performs routine data input, verification, and report generation utilizing existing data processing equipment.
  • Performs tests, measurements, and analysis of parts, assemblies, and assembled or purchased product.
  • Provides technical assistance to other departments.
  • Acquires, develops, and maintains technical data and records to assure compliance with company protocol, departmental procedures, and standards.
  • Assists in special projects such as the development, implementation and maintenance of software programming and new testing methodologies.
  • Performs specialized testing that requires knowledge of specific equipment, tolerances or engineering principals such as emissions or destructive testing of welded parts.
  • May utilize testing equipment that requires specialized knowledge, or equipment that is specific to a certain department.
  • All work affecting product quality shall be competent on the basis of appropriate education, training, skills, and experience.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • High school degree or equivalent.
  • 3 years of related experience and/or training.
  • Frequent standing, occasional walking or sitting; using of hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls, reaching with hands and arms, and stooping, kneeling, or crouching.
  • Frequent lifting and/or moving up to 10 pounds and occasional lifting and/or moving up to 25 pounds.

Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach