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Quality Engineer

United States - KY - Louisville-Jefferson

Job Description

The Quality Engineer position works
directly with production supervisors, analyzing manufacturing processes for
improvement using various methods of testing and inspection.

 

  • Drives quality improvements through
    root cause analysis and ensures products are manufactured in compliance with
    customer specifications, safety standards and design specifications.
  • Oversees and facilitate the
    implementation of Process Quality Tools (Process Flow, PFMEA, Control Plans,
    etc.).
  • Audit and track all activities as
    prescribed in corporate and customer standards and procedures.
  • Develops and
    initiates appropriate engineering change procedures and communicates with other
    plants, suppliers, the customer and group office engineering.
  • Establishes programs to evaluate
    precision and accuracy of engineering changes through testing, measurement and
    analytical methods, and collects data on quality and reliability.
  • Conducts training sessions on
    Quality Assurance/Engineering activities as applicable.
  • Ensures that the quality system is
    maintained in accordance with the BOS/VDA/TS standards. 
  • Reports on the
    performance of the quality system to management for review and as a basis for
    continuous improvement.
  • Performs audits as applicable
    (product, process, dock, etc.).
  • Applies the Preventive and
    Corrective action process when potential issues/risks are identified. Provide
    APQP/PPAP input and support for launch activities.
  • Perform process capability studies
    and reduce process variation.
  • Drive quality improvements utilizing
    root cause analysis, process reviews and improvements, corrective actions,
    statistical process control, in-process and final inspections, quality plans
    and overall quality communications.
  • Drive quality improvements utilizing
    root cause analysis, process reviews and improvements, corrective actions,
    statistical process control, in-process and final inspections, quality plans
    and overall quality communications.
  • Evaluate/determine disposition of
    non-conforming materials and formulate corrective actions. Participate in
    continuous improvement activities designed to reduce the cost of poor quality
    (i.e. Kaizen, cross functional task force teams, etc.).
  • Prepare PPAP/ISIR documentation as
    applicable after Launch.
  • Any and all other duties assigned by
    manager.

Your Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in a related field
of study (i.e. Engineering, management, operations research/management, etc.)
or two to four years related experience and training or equivalent combination
of education and experience. Experience in a high-volume manufacturing
environment.

Desired Qualifications and
Experience:

  • Two to four years related
    experience.
  • Experience in formal problem solving
    methodology e.g. Kepner-Tregoe, Shainin Red X, Six Sigma, etc.
  • Working knowledge of IATF16949.
  • Computer skills and use of MS Office
    programs, statistical software such as MINITAB. Understanding of the quality
    function such as customer service, metrology, and quality analysis techniques
    (i.e. Design of experiments, Red X, PPAP, Control Plan, etc.).
  • Non-technical competencies including
    interpersonal skills (relationship building, teamwork, conflict resolution,
    customer orientation), communication skills (verbal, written, listening),
    performance skills (detailed, accurate, efficient, organized, ability to plan,
    motivated, committed, flexible, assertive and developmental).

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Published: 07/11/2019
Job Field: Quality & Continuous Improv
Location: United States - KY - Louisville-Jefferson
REQ. NO.: 19001620
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Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI)

Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI) is the global leader in automotive interiors. Yanfeng Automotive Interiors is redefining how people relax, work and play in their vehicle interiors – today and decades from now. Headquartered in Shanghai, the company has approximately 110 manufacturing plants and technical centers in 18 countries and more than 33,000 employees globally. They design, develop and manufacture automotive interior components for all automakers. LEARN MORE

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