Quality Engineer; Quality Associate (Little Rock AR)

Company Info
The Riddick Group
Norfolk, VA, United States

Phone: 461-3994
Web Site: http://riddickgroup.com/

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Title:

Quality Engineer; Quality Associate (Little Rock AR)

Location:

Little Rock, AR 

Salary:

50,000 - 95,000

Job ID:

53122
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Job Description:

QUALITY ENGINEER (Little Rock, AR)


Our FORTUNE 500 client is an international company supplying products to the automotive, building products, forestry, agricultural and mining sector. The Quality Engineer is a new role supporting process improvement plant wide. 
 
Responsibilities 
• Establishes statistical confidence by identifying sample size and acceptable error; determining levels of confidence.
• Develops experiments by applying full and fractional factorial techniques.
• Develops sampling plans by applying attribute, variable, and sequential sampling methods.
• Maintains statistical process controls charting.
• Analyzes data by completing hypothesis, normal distribution, and process capability analysis tests.
• Prepares reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data; making recommendations
• Initiates, orchestrates and completes PFMEA's, Turtles, and process control plans
• Analyzes and monitors gauge calibrations and improvements
• Review product complaints to determine next steps including technical assistance
• Administer and promote root cause analysis for top quality issues identified by the business. Use tools like fishbone diagram, 5 why, is/is not, fault tree analysis, pareto analysis, and DOE to determine the root cause then confirm corrective actions via testing.
• Review complaint responses for use of quality tools in determining root cause. Ensure corrective/ preventative actions address root cause.
• Aid in the CQV and 3M-change process.
 
Qualifications 
  • 4-year degree. 
  • Experience using quality tools (DMAIC, fishbone diagram, pareto, 8D, is/is not, 5 why, fault tree analysis, etc.) to solve customer complaints required.  
  • Use of process mapping, PFMEA, control plans, measurement system analysis (gage R&R) and SPC required. 
  • Experienced with SAP and Minitab preferred.
  • Six Sigma certification and training in lean principles is ideal.
  • ASQ certifications preferred.
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001 and auditing is preferred.
  • Experience creating and analyzing data from a DOE preferred.
 
Salary Range
$70,000 - $95,000