Senior Quality Engineer-metals


Sparta, Illinois – Movement Search & Delivery    is working with a growing, diversified,  company that is a leading supplier to tier 1, OEM’s and the commercial automotive industry. Due to their growth, they have a newly created position for a Quality Engineer.

What you will do: The quality engineer leads and manages in the advance quality control activities in coordination with the Launch Engineer and interfaces with site customer quality engineering, product engineering, and manufacturing staff in order to develop and execute the quality control system for new product launches. Ensures the quality system is in place to assure ongoing compliance with the customer specifications in production. Performs advanced quality planning, development of the gaging strategy and acquisition of the product gage package for launches.  Responsible for providing coverage support for Quality Manager, and ensures point of contact with Customer quality.  Participates, as required, in the development of quote proposals for new business opportunities. Evaluates customer prints, models, and other quality input documents. Develops gaging strategies to support quoting Develops the specific gaging strategy for new product launches. Sources the gaging package to the suppliers. Conducts design reviews and run-off’s with the gaging suppliers. Works with launch engineering to maintain budget negotiations for the gaging package. Works with site quality and operations to support the gaging strategy. Leads the launch team in the creation of PFMEA’s, Control Plans and other quality documentation for new product launches.  Applies all Lessons Learned and 8-D of like products to the new quality documentation and quality plans. Assists in the development and coordination of APQP documentation.

What you will need:  Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent related work experience. SPC training including working knowledge. (Includes Gage R&R knowledge). Control Plan and FMEA training or working knowledge. Gage usage training course (Micrometers, Height Gage, Calipers, Dial Indicators, Thread Gages, etc.). Certified Quality Engineer (CQE) Completion of Blueprint interpretation course including Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing.

What we offer: Honest and transparent representation to our clients…  it’s what we do.

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Please send your resume and current compensation to:

Greg Giltner
(Yes, this email goes directly to a real person.)
(248) 297-5305