Quality Engineer, $55k - $65k, Belleville, Michigan
A local Belleville, MI company that specializes in metal stamped components and welded assemblies is actively seeking an experienced Quality Engineer for a Direct Hire role. This role will support the APQP process with regard to new programs, outsourced programs, external and internal engineering changes. The QE also supports production in all areas of the production process from start to finish, including overseeing products received and shipped. This associate will have beginning to end responsibility for a specific product group(s) and will become the specialist for that product area, with an in-depth understanding of the full process. Responsibilities of the job include but are not limited to:
-Responsible for APQP documentation/tasks as part of the APQP process.
-Responsible for planning and coordination of quality programs and activities to ensure the quality and reliability.
-Root cause analysis and implementation of corrective action for process related concerns.
-Assist Quality Manager in establishing, implementing and maintaining the quality management system.
-Assists in the resolution of manufacturing quality issues and implement the Quality System to achieve TS 16949 and other required certifications.
-Develop, execute and/or monitor quality plans and quality engineering tasks, as well as, manufacturing process validations and controls to ensure compliance with established requirements and regulatory expectations.
-Develop training and coaching of manufacturing associates to build quality awareness.
-Interface with Engineering and Operations to ensure transfer to Production of new products are in accordance with approved data.
-Support the Quality Auditors to ensure that products and processes comply with the relevant requirements of the quality management system and part specific customer requirements.
-Create and maintain company quality documentation, such as quality manuals, quality procedures, etc.
-Responsible for planning, organizing and managing the overall activities of receiving / outgoing quality functions.
-Continuously improving QA receiving inspection process and procedures.
-Ensure timely resolution of supplier failure, corrective actions and preventive actions.
-Other duties as assigned by supervisor.
-Analyze customer complaints.
-Customer proactive/reactive visits (includes some travel with in US mostly)
Benefits: Client offers an excellent benefits package including medical and dental insurance, vision, STD, LTD, Life Insurance, 401(k), Tuition Reimbursement. Vacation is negotiable with this position.
Functions and Requirements:
-Bachelor' s degree required, (Engineering or other technical field desired) with 3-5 years of experience, preferably with a launch.
-Internal Auditing experience a huge plus!
-Disciplined Problem Solving, PPAP, FMEA, and strong TS 16949 background, experience as an internal auditor is a plus.
-Demonstrated ability to evaluate Control Plans, FMEAs, Process Flow diagrams, and conduct PPAPs.
-Experience with automotive production is required.
-Experience in a stamping facility preferred.
-Drivers license and vehicle required
Job Order #: 161284