Job Summary: The Quality Engineering focuses on product launches and continuous improvement of the Quality Management System. Use customer requirements, APQP/PPAP processes and ISO 9001 QMS to facilitate product launches and continuous improvement efforts at supplier locations.
·Support product launch efforts to ensure quality principles are integrated into the launch process including APQP (PFMEA, Control Plans), PPAP and safe launch processes.
·Work as a customer liaison regarding quality issues both at company and related supply chain organizations.
·Support activities related to maintaining supplier/Tier 2 quality assurance.
·Responsible for driving and maintaining continuous improvement efforts related to customer satisfaction and internal processes.
Education & Experience:
·2 or 4 year degree preferred but not required.
2 + years years experience operating quality measurement equipment in a production environment.
Experience with APQP processes specifically related to product launches.
Knowledge and experience of ISO 9001: 2015 quality systems.
Experience in developing and managing a supplier quality assurance system.
Hands-on experience continuous improvement background using Six Sigma and/or Lean methodology.
Knowledge of blueprint reading and GDT principles.
Strong problem solving skills using Six Sigma and Lean principles.
Foundry knowledge a plus.
Familiar with CNC machining processes a plus.
Familiar with CMM, laser scanning, x-ray and LPI measurement systems.