Duties and Responsibilities:
The incumbent will be the key person for providing expertise in the development and application of quality systems. He/she will be expected to provide guidance and training to other members of the manufacturing organization.
The Quality Systems Engineer will:
Be responsible for creating and maintaining the integrity and security of the Controlled Documents system for Crawfordsville Manufacturing.
Develop and implement Corrective Action Plans for Quality Systems
Lead internal Audits of Crawfordsville manufacturing facilities and serve as the Internal Audit
Participate in onsite Supplier Audit at vendor facilities.
Provide Manufacturing Management with Quality Systems input for tactical and strategic planning.
Provide clear quality standards and tools such as control plans, to facilitate evaluation of products and processes and to aid continuous improvement efforts.
Work with the Quality Manager, Sales, Process Engineering, and Operations to improve the relationship between our customers, their requirements and process capabilities.
The Quality Engineer reports directly to the Crawfordsville Quality Manager. This position works with all areas of closure manufacturing, as well as customers or suppliers. The incumbent must be able to effectively interact with personnel from all levels and departments inside CSI and with suppliers and customers as well. Travel to customer sites is required based on customer & business need.
Education and Other Skill Requirements
Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Quality, Manufacturing, Engineering or a related area of study
Extensive background in manufacturing (five to seven years minimum experience)
Certification by the American Society of Quality or similar organization related to auditing
Demonstrated understanding of industrial statistics (SPC)
Demonstrated expertise in advanced quality tools such as DOE, FMEA, etc.
Analytical skills for both manufacturing and process-related issues.
Must have exceptional oral and written communication skills
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio
Work Schedule: 8 hour days, with occasional after hours work
PPE: ANSI Z41 approved safety shoes, hearing and eye protection as appropriate for work area, gloves according to work task, and other PPE as assigned and required.
Tools and Equipment: Various writing utensils, radios, phone, computer, printers, fax machines, calculators, various computer software required for specific roles.
Essential Job Functions:
Communicate clearly in English, both verbally and written
Wear appropriate required safety gear
Attend work regularly and reliably
Work flexible hours as scheduled or required for specific role
Provide on-shift training relative to specific function
Conformance to company performance rules such as work instructions, working standards, policies, etc.
Conformance to behavioral rules, expectations, and company policies.
Analyze shift or plant performance data relative to functional specialty and provide the shift leader or Manager with assessments of opportunity
Facilitate employee adherence to requirements of your departmental specialty
Actively supports and participates in plant quality improvement & cost reduction programs
Demonstrate awareness of and compliance with all pertinent safety policies and procedures
Maintain a professional, clean, and organized work environment
Participate in work related training programs
Close visual acuity to perform computer tasks, read & develop spreadsheets, read financial data, etc.
Able to travel without assistance as required by specific role
Able to participate in meetings and discussions with peer group and management team, and interact with employees in multiple locations and settings