The Quality Engineer position will lead the quality efforts, including the ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System, and play a key role in new production launches and implementing best practices primarily at the Salem, OH manufacturing facility.
Implementing and maintaining the Quality Management System
Introducing New Products thru the Stage/Gate and Production Part Approval Processes
Implementing Changes through the ECN and 4M processes
Executing Incoming, In-Process, and Finished Good inspections
Escalating Issues in a timely manner including project scope changes
Developing and deploying Training (6s, 5s, Kaizen, Lean)
Effectively use Process and Product CTQs for improvements in our products and processes
Review customer and process requirements (Product CTQs and Process CTQs) and making sure they are met in order to achieve customer and process quality metrics, as well as compliance with all applicable industry standards or legal requirements
Identify critical characteristics of our manufacturing processes and platforms, and define the means to guarantee performance
Monitoring plant performance by gathering relevant data and producing statistical reports on process CTQs, discovering opportunity areas and in liaison with staff managers address them by using the relevant improvement tools and techniques
Discovering opportunity areas to reduce waste and increase efficiency by implementing continuous improvement and product manufacturing projects by using 6s, 5s, Kaizen, Lean and core tools relevant to the field of Quality in order to make a better reliable manufacturing process
Control plan execution throughout manufacturing processes, report back any process deviation and early prevent and make problem solving on opportunity areas.
Improve methods for communicating requirements, specifications and their associated changes
In liaison with the supplier quality team, execute and ensure that the components and raw materials meet all specified standards in order to enable continuity for manufacturing
Facilitate all resources to make problem solving on questionable components, or raw materials that are not meeting engineering specifications. Actively exercise prevention measures to ensure reliable supplied direct or indirect supplies to manufacturing.
Lead the revision and establishment company's quality procedures, standards and specifications in conjunction with operating staff´s disciplines.
Maintaining, monitoring and improving the quality management system based on ISO 9001:2015 standard
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or equivalent
Certifications: Six Sigma Green Belt, or ISO 9001:2015 Lead Auditor is a plus
At least 5 years experience in Engineering or Quality related roles in a manufacturing environment