Manufacturing Quality Engineer

Location: Akron, OH
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $55,000.00 - $70,000.00
Degree: Associate;
Date: 8/2/2017
Job ID: 02478352
Job Description
Quality Engineer – Akron, Ohio area
Salary up to 70K + benefits and paid overtime!

Would you like to work in a diverse quality engineering position?
Do you have a background with fabrication and/or machining processes?
This position is for you…apply today!

Machining parts manufacturer is seeking a quality engineer to join their established and stable manufacturing team.  As the quality engineer, you will report to the general manager and will be the only quality professional on site.  Daily you will provide responsible for: 
  • Standardizing and improving the current quality systems and documentation
  • Completing root cause analysis and establishing counter measure processes
  • Leading supplier quality initiatives
  • Overseeing production quality and ensuring that quality standards are met on a daily basis
  • Researching and resolving any customer quality issues
  • Completing data collection and quality analysis
  • Communicating with tooling pattern makers on casting and tooling validation
  • Maintaining document control
  • Communicating with engineering and production to research quality issues
  • Other duties as directed by the manager
 
This is a hands-on position that requires qualified candidates to be on the production floor up to 50% of their day.  Candidates should enjoy working in a team environment, communicating with the hourly workforce, participating in group projects and goals and improving quality and production initiatives.  This position requires individuals to have excellent analytical thinking skills.  The organization offers the opportunity to work in an entrepreneurial environment and take ownership of projects and departments.  The company does offer very competitive benefits including health, dental, vision, 401K, life insurance, annual bonus potential, STD, LTD, vacation and paid holidays.

REQUIREMENTS for the Quality Engineer:
1. A minimum of a high school diploma, a 2-year technical degree is highly preferred
2. Depending on the highest level of education, at least 3 years in a similar manufacturing quality engineering role
3. Experience working in fabrication and/or machining manufacturing environments
4. Experience completing root cause analysis and corrective actions and/or counter measures
5. Experience with metrology tools, including calipers, micrometers, gauges and ideally CMM equipment
6. Microsoft Office, including Word and Excel

Skills preferred but NOT required:
1. CMM programming
2. Strong working knowledge of SPC
3. Automotive and/or racing hobbies
4. Working knowledge of GD&T

Reasons to work for this organization:
1. Salary with PAID OVERTIME
2. Company is seeking individuals with an entrepreneurial spirit
3. Good work/life balance
4. Company has made substantial capital investments
 
Candidates are preferred to be local to the Akron, Ohio area.  There is not a relocation package being offered at this time. 
 
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