Quality Engineer - Steel Manufacturer

Chicago, Illinois Permanent USD85,000 - USD110,000 per year
  • Hands on experience with not much red tape
  • Opportunity to grow within Quality and into other departments

About Our Client

With our client being a family-owned business, they boast an extremely family-oriented environment and truly cares about and recognizes the importance of their employees. They have several locations across the U.S. with their Chicago facility being their largest. There will be ample opportunity for growth not just within the quality department, but also into other departments as well if you're interested in learning another discipline.

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

  • 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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