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Quality Engineer in Albion, IL at UCI International Employee Network

Date Posted: 7/13/2018

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Job Description

Business Unit: Champion Laboratories, Inc.

Job Title: Quality Engineer

City:Albion State: ILLINOIS                                                  


 

Job Purpose: Primarily concerned with facilitating Customer issues, the Quality Engineer provides various quality systems and programs throughout the corporate structure to utilize resources committed for continuous improvement efforts. Evaluates and makes necessary recommendations on various quality resolution efforts for maintaining the process flow and quality standards at minimum cost. Ensures data is collected and records are maintained to apprise department heads of product characteristics information needed to make decisions with respect to customer and corporate requirements.

  1. Supports all company policies, procedures, and programs relating to personnel, quality, safety, and environmental issues. 
  2. Supports the product launch process with quality engineering activities.
  3. Management of customer complaints and communication for supplier and customer defects, including collection, accumulation, and submission of cost of poor quality data.
  4. Initiates cost savings review projects to eliminate unnecessary waste in process and design.
  5. Provides rapid and meaningful investigation of special project/assignments to assist management in the development of solutions to quality problem areas.
  6. Contributes to improve departmental capability by providing arbitration, guidance, direction and training to support personnel in other departments.
  7. Ensures customer satisfaction by being responsive to their needs and conducting timely follow up of quality problems and/or statistical controls. Work with customers, through Sales and Engineering under the direction of the Quality Manager and Plant Manager.
  8. Facilitates product compliance to customer and company quality standards and prevents quality deficiencies through statistical analysis, system and process auditing.
  9. Monitors quality system measurable to identify supplier, internal and external concerns. Administers quality assessments for both supplier and internal audits.
  10. Performs other duties, as needed.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Job Requirements

Education:      

Bachelor of Science degree in related field or equivalent in education and experience.

Experience:     

3-5 years of experience controlling quality, customer requirements, processes and product capabilities.

Communication:

Excellent Oral and written communication skills

Administration:

Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects, work priorities and planning and task delegation

Interpersonal Relations:

Build constructive and effective relationships with a broad and diverse group of people

Analytical and Conceptual:

Strong analytical & problem solving skills

Use logic and appropriate methods to solve problems with effective solutions

Utilize problem solving tools such as 5 Why, fishbone diagrams, is/is not diagrams.

Special Skills:

Knowledge of quality concepts and principles

Knowledge of product design engineering and ability to interpret design-engineering characteristics.

Comprehension of product drawings utilizing geometric tolerance symbols

Dependability:

Must be able to maintain satisfactory record of attendance and conduct. Must be able to work any shift and overtime as required.