Duties & Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL

  • Provide support and leadership to the site, proactive quality programs including DFMEA, PFMEA, COPQ reduction projects, incident investigation and waste reduction projects.
  • Ensure requirements that are critical to quality (CTQ’s) are defined, understood and aligned with current capabilities and are managed to ensure conformance.
  • Develop processes that are based upon items deemed Critical to Quality (CTQ’s), and Critical to Process (CTP’s),
  • Actively facilitate continuous improvement projects with a cross functional teams. Support execution and activities close out with the team.
  • Conduct quality based risk assessments to determine the criticality of activities performed, and the competence of affected employees.
  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of our Customer quality requirements.
  • Provide support to the Planning, Proposal, and Development process. – (risk, RFQ review, exceptions etc.).
  • Review, approve and provide comment on specifications, drawings, plans and procedures.
  • Understand when and how to establish requirements of Gage Calibration and perform, validate Measurement System Analysis (MSA)
  • Develop, maintain, ensure implementation and evaluate conformance to inspection and testing plans (ITPs), Incoming Quality Control plan (IQCPs), quality plans.
  • Facilitate/support external audits for site certifications verify and distributing work to BU as necessary, internal and external audit
  • Provide QA/QC support to all client projects as assigned. Support entails but it is not limited to risk management, quality reporting, audit management and other project related activities.
  • Prepare and troubleshoot corrective actions in relation to system related nonconforming events/near hits, adopting promoting and coaching robust root cause methodologies.
  • Quantify, and analyze COPQ data and metrics reporting to local and global management.
  • Support process monitoring and measurement processes through the development and implementation of statistical process control, where applicable.
  • Work closely with Technical Assurance and Program Management to support the establishment of product and process control procedures, as well as quality triggers within the production and/or service process.
  • Ensure the independent asset, product, and component inspection function is in accordance with industry standards, regulatory statutes, and customer requirements.
  • Compile and maintain detailed project Quality Assurance and Quality Control Plans.
  • Compile and maintain detailed client specific Product Inspection & Test Plans
  • Serve as Quality representative for client and 3rd party inspection site audits/meetings/visits and coordinate with Quality Control for witnessing a test.
  • Utilize the SmartSolve on line system to manage the fundamentals of quality assurance, provides meaningful data to the business leaders to drive improvement and align with the strategic direction.
  • Support the customer satisfaction and loyalty processes.
  • Support the organization's drive towards excellence in Health and Safety performance.
  • Support includes but is not limited to conducting Stop observations, attending HSE related meetings, supporting HSE improvement projects and any other related task deemed appropriate by the Manager.

NON-ESSENTIAL

  • Other duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • This position has NO direct supervisory responsibilities.

Reporting Relationship

  • This position will report to the Quality Assurance Manager

Qualifications

REQUIRED

  • Bachelor degree in engineering or technical field, preferably in Quality, Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering
  • Relevant experience in Quality Engineering/Continuous Improvement with demonstrable evidence of systems and process improvement
  • Must have working knowledge of ISO 9001 QMS requirements
  • Must have working knowledge of ISO/IEC 17020 requirements and/or ISO/IEC 17025 requirements (Only for personnel supporting IMDS)

DESIRED

  • Qualified and competent as a ISO 9001 lead auditor
  • Green Belt certification
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office