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Quality Engineer in Selmer, TN at United Stars

Date Posted: 11/6/2018

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Job Description

Quality Engineer will be responsible for implementing technical and quality systems and methods in a stainless steel tubing mill.  This position will report to the Quality Manager and will be responsible for the following duties:

•       Perform failure analysis on customer and supplier nonconforming material and communicate findings driving them to root cause and corrective action.

•       Resolve customer claims and manufacturing issues regarding material grades, processing and applications.

•       Direct Material Review Board that oversees the disposition of rejected steel coils.  

•       Responsible for managing the Quality documentation system in compliance with TS-16949.

•       Responsible for the preparation of PPAP’s, Control Plans and PFMEA’s for automotive customers.

•       Responsible for overseeing/managing the Internal Audit Program and serving as the Lead Auditor.

•       Responsible for the coordination/preparation of Management Reviews and conducting the Quarterly Management Review meeting.

•       Responsible for overseeing the APQP process.

•       Responsible for other duties as directed by the Quality Manager.

•       Participate in the TS16949 Surveillance Audit.

Job Requirements

•       Desire knowledgeable of ASME and ASTM Standards related to Stainless Steel.

•       Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects, ability to coordinate TS16949 activities, lead internal audit team and perform internal audits.

•       Require knowledge of automotive PPAP’s, PFMEA’s, Control Plans and APQP a must.

•       Experience in Lean Manufacturing techniques (5S, Standard Work, Value Stream Mapping and problem solving skills) a plus.

•       Possess effective problem solving skills in a discipline such as 8D with the ability to drive error proofing activities throughout the product processes.

•       Must possess effective oral and written communication skills and must be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.  Knowledge of Minitab software is a plus.

•       B.S. degree in a related Engineering discipline and a minimum of 5 years demonstrated experience in a manufacturing environment implementing quality assurance activities.

•       A degree in Metallurgy, Material Engineering and/or a background in a stainless steel tube mill would be a strong plus.