Quality Engineer | Steel Components | Chicago, IL

Chicago, Illinois Permanent USD90,000 - USD110,000 per year
  • Stable organization with great tenure
  • Opportunity for growth and immediate impact

About Our Client

My client is a leading manufacturer within the metals and steel industry, serving primarily the automotive and aerospace industries. They are looking for a Quality Engineer who will be tasked with working cross-functionally across multiple departments in production on quality projects. This individual will be joining a close-knit quality team and will have the opportunity from an experienced leadership team.

Job Description

  • The Quality Engineer is responsible for managing daily activities as outlined below and completing special assignments as directed by the Quality Manager.
  • Actively maintain the Quality Management System in compliance with ISO 9001
  • Lead cross-functional teams to create and update Process Control Plans/Manufacturing Process Plans, FMEAs, and Process Masters
  • Initiate and coordinate follow-up activity on Corrective/Preventive Actions (CAR/PAR)
  • Review Material Test Reports for compliance to order specifications and submit to customer.
  • Generate quality reports and update monthly key performance indicators (KPI) data
  • Prepare First Article/Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) submission packages
  • Perform Internal Quality Audits in conformance with ISO 9001
  • Coordinate supplier quality activity including supplier quality audits and surveys
  • Complete customer quality surveys
  • Accomplish the organization's Quality mission by completing related activities directed by the Quality Manager

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent preferred
  • Field of study: Engineering
  • Experience in a Quality Assurance Role a plus
  • Knowledge of Quality Management Systems, ISO 9001 required
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills
  • Experience in heavy manufacturing preferred
  • Familiarity interacting with databases such as manufacturing operations management and customer relationship management systems (MOM/CRM) preferred
  • Experience with First Article/PPAP, CAR/PAR and KPI tracking methodologies preferred

What's on Offer

  • Base Salary up to $110,000
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits
  • 401K matching, profit sharing, and safe harbor
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • STD, LTD, and Life Insurance
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Quality, Technical
Industrial / Manufacturing
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Jacob Browning
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