Quality Engineer Automotive Launch
Under general direction, the ideal candidate will perform functions to review new product and process failures, coordinate solutions with engineering and production personnel, and establish methods and systems to assure that product quality and specifications are maintained. This position is responsible for maintaining quality system requirements. Principal Duties and Responsibilities
? Review new product prior to production start-up in coordination with manufacturing engineer and production personnel. Analyze process sheet and identify areas of potential problems and process failures.
? Review process to assure all blueprint characteristics and/or specifications will be maintained. Identify potential problems and prepare corrective actions where appropriate.
? Develop a control plan based on process and failure analysis in coordination with manufacturing engineering and plant Quality Manager. Establish a documentation trail for new products and identify specific measurements and checks that need to be made. Detail specific critical measurements on blueprints which serve as a guide for quality action plans.
? Develop a plan to assist plant in machine and new product production which includes the application of gages and SPC requirements.
? Prepare preliminary inspection instructions, flow charts, etc. to assist plant personnel in sample production and analysis.
? Communicate and provide training to plant and manufacturing engineering personnel concerning machine runoff schedules and product characteristics.
? Develop a quality plan with material suppliers and purchasing to assure that quality standards and product specifications are maintained.
? Plan and coordinate advance quality planning meetings.
? Review gauge applications to assure that products comply with blueprint specifications.
? Performs other duties as required.
? BSME or related technical degree required.
? Five plus years experience in an industrial manufacturing team environment, preferably automotive. Automotive Launch,
Floor Experience, and Machining Back Ground required.
? Minimum of three years in the quality field.
? TS-16949 - ISO 14001 experience.
? Experience with FEMA, Statistical Process Control and control plans.
? APQP process.
? GD&T drawing interpretation.
? Gauging and gauging development, calibration and verification systems.
? Root cause and problem-solving techniques (8D corrective action).
? PPAP requirements documentation.
? MS Office. ADDITIONAL requirements
? Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment, deal with frequent interruptions and changing priorities.
? Excellent teamwork, collaboration and communication skills (oral and written).
? Data-driven decision-making skills.
? This position works in conditions with occasional exposure to noise and operating machinery.