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Quality Assurance Technician

Dracut, Massachusetts, 01826, United States
January 30, 2018

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Kevin F. Henrich

** ****** ****** (978) ***-****

Dracut, MA 01826 (978) ***-**** (Cell)

QC/QA Inspector/Calibration/Test / Assembly Technician


Exceptional experience in Quality Assurance, Testing, Metrology and Inspection. Demonstrated ability to perform assignments at a high quality level. Extremely meticulous with a high attention to details. Committed to completing jobs on time. Will go the extra mile when needed, including working off hours. A good communicator who works well with colleagues and management. Eager to take on a new opportunity.


1983 University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, Bachelor of Science in Fisheries Biology


ERP Systems

5S & Lean Systems


Visual Inspection

Quality Assurance

Blueprint Reading

Environmental Testing

UV Adhesive, RTV Potting (Optics)

Assembly using Torque Wrenches, Locktite Usage

Cosmetic Inspection - Optics

Spectral Testing - Optical

Metrology, CMM: RAM




Pipetting/Flame sealing Ampoules

Balance Usage, Calibration

Radioactive Handling Exp.

Basic Lab Skills

Windows7, Windows10, Adobe Reader, Python, Putty, RealTerm

Basic Machine Tech - Lathe, Bridgeport



2017 August 2017 – January 2018 Optical Assembly Technician

General Dynamics, Nashua, NH

Performed work on optical assemblies in a Clean Room setting, on units composed of Optics, motors, and circuit boards. This included potting Optics, assembling boards, and leak testing final assemblies.

2014 June – August 2017 QA Test Technician (V & V)

Deka Research and Development, Manchester, NH

Perform Verification and Validation Testing on Medical Devices in the QA department. Includes Environmental Chamber Testing and Pressure Cube Testing. Includes Reliability Testing.

1997- 2013 Quality Assurance/Metrologist/Test Technician

Materion Barr Precision Optics and Thin Film Coatings, Westford, MA

Performed work in the Quality and Test departments, administering special testing on

in-process and final optical products.

Inspected final products for quality, including government source inspections, using

MIL-STD, ISO, and ASTM standards.

Performed Environmental Testing such as humidity testing, thermal cycling, thermal shock, salt fog, solubility, cleanability, adhesion and abrasion.

Qualified product using various forms of Interferometry including: surface flatness, transmitted wavefront, reflected wavefront, and surface roughness.

Supervised the Calibration program, coordinating internal and external calibrations of instrumentation.

Managed the company stockroom prior to most recent duties.

Experience, Continued

1985 – 1997 Quality Assurance Inspector

Dupont Merck Pharmaceuticals, Billerica, MA

Performed duties in Quality Assurance Department, working in a lab setting and using lab procedures, specifically cGMP Procedures.

Executed Quality Control inspections on Industrial and Medical devices and Quality Assurance Inspections of Final Data packages.

Managed a NIST traceable Calibration Lab, utilizing a variety of instruments to achieve manufactured NIST traceable standards.

Measured Radioactive materials using Ge(Li), Si(Li), 4PI Ion Chamber, Capintec, Liquid Scintillation Counter, Gamma Counter.

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