Quality Engineer

Carol Stream Permanent USD70,000 - USD80,000 per year
  • Signifigant opportunity for GROWTH
  • Stable Organization with major OEM's as customers

About Our Client

Our client is family owned manufacturer of custom spray nozzles and applications for a variety of industries including: food & beverage, agriculture, chemical and more. They are looking to add an experienced Quality Engineer to work with suppliers, customers and with the manufacturing and production engineering group to ensure product quality, and resolve concerns in a timely manner..

Job Description

    • Coordinates QMS related activities including document control, internal auditing and continual improvement
    • Lead CAPA process supporting problem solving efforts of cross-functional teams
    • Performs required inspections and PMI using XRF analyzer as needed
    • Coordinates PPAP, FAI and quality documentation package for submission to customers.
    • Creates Quality Assurance Records (QARs), maintains QAR Database, supports shop floor employees with selection of instruments, inspections and trains employees.
    • Coordinates non-conformances investigation and resolution, supports process owners for timely closure and material dispositions and maintains failure databases.
    • Facilitates in-house & external calibration, maintains calibration status of measuring devices, oversees onsite calibrations, buys new replacement gages and tools, maintains calibration documents and database, and makes recommendations for improvements.
    • Establishes and follows record keeping guidelines. Maintains computer data files and performs data analysis as needed.
    • Utilizes Excel to analyze and report data on several company wide objectives / KPIs including but not limited to on-time delivery, non-conformances, cost of poor quality, etc.
    • Supports statutory and regulatory compliance efforts such as laser/x-ray registration, OSHA record keeping, Health and Safety Document Control, CA Prop 65 warning labels coordination, Conflict Mineral inquiries, and other requirements as needed.
    • Assists operations as needed and performs other tasks as required by management.
    • Supervisor of the Quality Technician position, guiding and monitoring their day-to-day activities
    • Works as a back-up for other quality positions and/or as other cell team leader.

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

    • Desire to serve as the hands on lead person taking total ownership for the quality area.
    • With understanding of ISO 9001 QMS requirements, quality concepts, problem solving, process improvement, metrology and calibration concepts, dealing with suppliers, and blue print reading with basic GD&T.
    • Ability to lead a Quality department and address any Quality challenges that come up
    • Strong computer skills including: Microsoft Office Suite and ERP/MRP systems.
    • Able to work independently, assess situations, and make decisions for corrective and preventive actions.
    • Ability to troubleshoot and solve problems in a fast-paced cross/functional team environment
    • Demonstrated ability to prioritize and multi-task
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills

What's on Offer

      • Opportunity to lead and influence the quality department
      • Significant growth opportunities
      • Up to 5 weeks of PTO
      • Strong internal culture focused on the employee offering company outtings, Christmas gifts, discretionary bonus' and more
      • Competitive compensation package
Raiq Hussain
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Quality, Technical
Industrial / Manufacturing
Carol Stream
Contract Type
Consultant name
Raiq Hussain
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