Quality Engineer

Location: Davenport, IA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $58,000.00 - $68,000.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science;
Date: 10/13/2018
Job ID: 02558917
Job Description
Established global manufacturing company that is a national leader has an opportunity at a plant near the Quad Cities area of IA for a Quality Engineer.  In this role will perform with regularity root cause analysis for issues affecting quality, safety, cost and delivery.  Manufacturing issues will be addressed related to operator standard work and manufacturing processes.  Guidance will be provided to management, operations and engineering related to quality procedures, part and product specifications.  Occasionally may lead cross-functional teams.  Systems will be maintained in support of product flow.  Innovations will be kept abreast of for state of the art engineering techniques.  Processes in the environment to include welding, assembly, paint and fabrication. 
  • Engineering related bachelor degree with a MS in Engineering being a plus
  • At least 1 year engineering related experience with a preference for it being quality related
  • Relevant engineering related internship in manufacturing experience could be considered for someone entry level
  • Strong analytical skills are required
  • Need to be able to recognize when procedures or processes need modified
  • Interpersonal skills need to be good for the interactions both inside and outside the department
  • Dependability, flexibility and adaptability are also needed
  • CQE certification is a plus
  • Ability to lead small teams
  • Prefer understanding of Rapid Continuous Improvement or TPS,  material and process flow
  • Must be authorized to work indefinitely in the USA without sponsorship