Sr. Quality Engineer

 

Posted: 11/05/2020

Summary
Responsibility for building quality into manufacturing processes to support customers, suppliers, and operations in the areas of customer complaints, internal/external corrective actions, supplier evaluations, and identifying CTQ (critical to quality) requirements. Able to utilize statistical tools to identify gaps in quality requirements focused on reducing variation in a ISO9000 certified facility.

Essential Job Functions

  • Work with management to execute projects that improve the QMS (Quality Management System)
  • Able to dimensionally inspect and qualify new product parts or parts from new suppliers to ensure they meet quality requirements (First Article Inspection, FAI).
  • Manage, maintain, and track calibration of quality tools used throughout the business.
  • Participate in cross-functional teams across the business to improve business processes and systems.
  • Ownership of corrective action and preventative action activities.
  • Understanding and experience working with change control processes.
  • Collaborate with purchasing to develop inspection criteria at suppliers to reduce incoming inspection requirements.
  • Lead BU customer RMA items from receipt to closure, using the Quality staff support as required.
  • Be capable of generating and presenting to world-wide customers problems and actions taken through a quality resolution framework and with supporting detail.
  • Collaborate with manufacturing to build quality into standard work and establish mistake proofing activities to reduce finished goods inspection requirements.
  • Participate and execute actions related to quality improvements utilizing lean manufacturing principles.
  • Participate and lead Material Review Board (MRB) process to determine disposition decisions on non-conforming parts.
  • Assist team as needed on incoming inspection of components and finish goods inspections.
  • Lead the effort to develop and improve a quality system that maintains our ISO certification and effectively meets Trebor needs.
  • Creatively apply quality engineering principles in reports and to incoming, in-process and field defects.
  • Provide training as required to hold the teams accountable and compliant to standards.
  • Effectively produce written documents such as technical reports or procedures/ work instructions that can be utilized to create standard work
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
Other Job Functions
  • Active member of site Material Review Board
  • Active member of site Productivity Efforts (identifying, executing, and quantifying impacts).
Physical Activities Required to Perform Essential Functions
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds frequently.
  • Visual acuity, close vision, color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus
Job Conditions
  • General manufacturing environment.
Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in a quality or engineering discipline.
  • Minimum 8 years’ experience in quality engineering or quality management; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with QA methodology, processes and deliverables in a manufacturing environment.
  • Proficient in the application of quality measurement tools to complete inspection of parts to identify conformance and meet design specifications.
  • High degree of accuracy and thoroughness.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and other quality related software programs.
  • Familiarity with fundamentals of ISO 9000 or equivalent
  • Understanding of Statistical Process Control (SPC).
  • Ability to read mechanical and electronic drawings and schematic diagrams.
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills, including attention to detail; strong questioning and listening skills; and the ability to look beyond obvious answers in order to understand the impact on other areas.
  • Good mathematical skills.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and experience working with formal root cause analysis tools (5 Why, 8D, Fishbone).
  • Proven ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects and consistently meet deadlines.
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to plan and implement resolutions to problems.
  • Ability to communicate between various organizations and influence cross-functional teams on quality related projects.
  • Ability to make effective presentations to all levels of the organization.
  • ASQ CQA/CQE/CMQ Certification is a plus.
  • Six Sigma Black Belt training and certification, desired.
  • Experience with Infor Visual ERP, a plus
  • Some business travel will be required
Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?
TREBOR Int./IDEX Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to workforce diversity, equity and inclusion.
How to apply: Visit Website – follow steps to submit resume
  • https://www.treborintl.com/content/careers