QUALITY ENGINEER

Knorr-Bremse North America

QUALITY ENGINEER

Mill Creek, WV
Full Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    POSITION SUMMARY:

    Develops and updates quality systems to drive continual improvement of manufacturing quality performance. Coordinates internal and external 8D’s; Keeps communication with internal customers to follow up on quality issues. Acts as a liaison for the team to communicate, implement PSA procedures, Customer quality requirements and TS16949. Maintains Plant quality metrics and perform analysis to establish actions for improvement. Participates in product transfers & new launches.

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

    • Customer and supplier quality related activities in a manufacturing side.
    • Coordinate quality inspectors.
    • Drives on Customer & FTTSF Quality Metrics to the production areas.
    • Takes ownership on Company wide Quality initiatives and Launch of new products.
    • Starts and leads containment tasks.
    • Maintains quality systems.
    • Engages in supplier quality activities to support manufacturing area.
    • Maintains customer quality metrics.
    • Drives reduction of internal non-conformances..
    • Voice of the Customer as it pertains to Customer quality issues.
    • Communicates and Supports Product Safety to Production team members.
    • Attend VDA Audit.

    KNOWLEDGE:

    • Working knowledge of Automotive/Trucking Industry quality requirements and ISO/TS standards.

    EXPERIENCE:

    • Minimum 3+ years in a Quality Engineering or Manufacturing Engineering role.

    SKILLS:

    • Solid experience in a technical field such as Quality Engineering for assembly or machining operations
    • High level of energy, enthusiasm and optimism, as well as a sense of urgency.
    • Capable of working in a Team environment with excellent interpersonal and organizational skills
    • Strong problem-solving skills, Project planning and follow-up skills are essential
    • Ability to build strong team relationships
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)
    • ISO/QS 9000/TS 16949/ISO14000 Internal Auditor preferred
    • Experience in lean manufacturing concepts a plus
    • SPC, PFMEA, and Gage R&R knowledge

    EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS:

    • BS/BSET degree required in Manufacturing, Process, Mechanical engineering or Industrial Engineering.
    • Green Belt or Black Belt certification is a plus.
    • Bilingual in Spanish & English fluently.

    Required Skills

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    Required Experience

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  • Qualifications

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