Welcome to the WAGNER world!

With more than 1,600 employees at 16 locations and in 13 countries we are one of the market-leading manufacturers of innovative coating technology. We bring colour, protection and functions to surfaces. Our customers are industrial enterprises, crafts enterprises and do-it-yourselfers. The enthusiasm for perfect surfaces unites us. We are not simply looking for employees. We are looking for people who share our enthusiasm.

Quality Technician I

Otsego, MN, US, 55330



Thank you for your interest in Wagner. We always have our eyes open for talented people who want to learn, grow and expand their capabilities with Wagner.


Wagner is small enough that you matter and large enough for you to make a difference.

Wagner Spray Tech believes that people represent a company's most important asset. At Wagner, we strive to create an organization where everyone participates and efforts are focused toward continuous improvement. These improvements are driven by dedication, teamwork, and the innovation of the Wagner family.


Our company participates in the US government's E-Verify process. In addition, all offers of employment are contingent on a drug test and background check.



Our benefit package includes:

  • Starting at 4 weeks PTO per year
  • 401(k) and a company match
  • Profit Sharing
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Life
  • Disability
  • Long term care insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • On-site fitness center
  • On-site café


  • Measure a variety of mechanical components received from suppliers and or produced here at Wagner.
  • Perform detailed inspections on components and assemblies to determine conformance to specifications.
  • Conduct auditing of production processes and systems to help assure that processes and systems are designed and executed in a manner which will result in the highest quality products produced in an efficient manner.
  • Conduct or assist in conducting process capability studies to assure that variation is random and is well within engineering tolerance bands.
  • Maintain calibration and documentation (Gauge Site) of miscellaneous gauges and instruments
  • Communicate inspection results through appropriate documentation, i.e., SAP
  • Administer actions such as QN activity, material movement etc.
  • Generate reports on audit and inspection activity.
  • Use a variety of precision measurement and test equipment. Such as Roundness tester, Electronic test equipment, Force and pull testers and miscellaneous hand operated gauges.



  • 1 to 3 years’ experience in an inspection function with experience in auditing manufacturing processes and vendor supplied materials preferred
  • Certification such as ASQ Certified Mechanical Inspector preferred
  • SAP and PC software such as Word, Excel, Access

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis