Important information about purchasing from the US.

If you see a price that looks too good to be true, it probably is! Beware of counterfeit goods. Check our website to make sure you’re purchasing from an authorized RØDE reseller. For quick reference NO FBA reseller (FULFILLMENT BY AMAZON) on Amazon is authorized. You can view a current list of unauthorized US dealers here.

Work with RØDE

QC Engineer - Mechanical

Sydney, Australia

At RØDE we are Passionate about Audio

2021 is looking to be our best year ever so if you have a desire to work for an Australian manufacturer who is one of the fastest-growing, most innovative manufacturer-exporters in audio technology in the world today then read on. RØDE s looking for passionate, talented and dedicated Mechanical Quality Control Engineer to join our team.

Part of The Freedman Group, RØDE is a leading manufacturer of high-quality microphones and audio equipment, which can be found in studios, venues, on-location, and in the hands of creatives in every corner of the world. Our products are designed and primarily manufactured by our industry-leading team in Sydney and are exported to over 119 countries globally through more than 6000 dealers, including Amazon, Best Buy, Sweetwater, Guitar Center, Thomann and JB Hi-Fi. Our employees are passionate, hard working, talented and are pivotal to our success.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Quality control checks of RØDE products. Identification and quarantine of non-conforming parts.
  • Investigating quality issues as they arise, liaising with engineers and suppliers to find timely solutions in the process of eliminating issues.
  • Working with the team to develop further QC checks and reports.
  • Developing and finalising corrective action plans.
  • Responsible for the storage, operation and maintenance of QC test equipment.
  • Developing NCR reports for internal and external stakeholders
  • Complying with all obligations under Work Health and Safety Legislation

You will require the following skills and experience to be successful:

  • Demonstrated experience in quality control and product testing, including the use of mechanical test equipment.
  • Mechanical test background required.
  • Good interpersonal skills, be a clear communicator, with strong stakeholder and supplier engagement skills.
  • Knowledge of audio products and accessories and how the end user may use these products considered highly advantageous.
  • Strong problem-solving skills using systematic process control techniques.
  • Sound knowledge of MS Office suite.
  • A self-starter who is passionate, ambitious, good work ethic.
  • Tertiary qualification in an engineering discipline is highly advantageous.
  • Working with an ISO9001 accreditation or equivalent

Our campus is designed to create an atmosphere which reflects our love of cutting edge technology, collaboration, and our deep connection to music, film and all things audio. Our production facilities are cutting-edge and are constantly expanding as we increase our capability with new manufacturing technologies and processes. RØDE’s investment in our in-house capability is aggressive, unmatched in the industry. Our plant boasts the finest technologies in metal engineering and production, Surface-Mount Technology electronics production, military grade finishing, plastic-injection mould manufacture, and a brand-new, best-practice toolmaking facility. 

If you are interested in pursuing a unique opportunity to work with one of the most exciting, forward-thinking companies in Australia, inspiring millions of people around the world to realise their creative vision, apply today. We want you!

RØDE values diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from people of all genders, ages and backgrounds.

Applications for this position have closed.