Quality Engineer

  (#9723) - IN
Industry: Aluminum

An aluminum extrusion plant is looking for a quality engineer.

Description:

Reports to Quality and Tech Manager. 

Responsibilities:

  • Collect data from manufacturing processes, monitor process capability, & identify key areas for improvement
  • Collect & report data for key quality objectives (% Scrap/Pound, Internal & External Quality Costs)
  • Track Supplier Quality issues.
  • Visit suppliers as needed to resolve issue.
  • Track supplier issues and achieve resolution and closure in timely manner.
  • Qualify potential suppliers
  • Track customer complaints & organize responses to resolve customer concerns
  • Track problem solving activities including implementation dates and monitor effectiveness of actions
  • Track internal problem solving activities including implementation dates and monitor effectiveness of actions (Daily)
  • Issue Quality Alerts & Follow-up on Corrective Actions
  • Develop Tracking system for Quality Alerts, Corrective Actions, and SCAR’s
  • Support Generation of SPC templates for Press Data Collection for Product Improvement
  • Support Capital Project Implementation to improve lab throughput & Streamline Data Streams
  • Specify, Review Design, Implement High Speed Saw for Mechanical Lab
  • Develop Code to Transfer Data directly from ARL into EPICS/Dynamics Databases
  • Collect data from manufacturing processes, monitor process capability, & identify key areas for improvement
  • Serves as a quality auditor and compiles all audit results

Requirements/Qualifications:

  • 5-10 years of quality engineering experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Prior aluminum extrusion industry experience preferred
  • Skilled in Microsoft Windows and CAD
  • Bachelor's degree or higher required
  • Skilled in ISO 9001 and TS16949 and statistical process control
  • Preferred ASQ certification 
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