Quality Engineer

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Elmore, OH, United States

Web Site: https://materion.com/

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Quality Engineer


Elmore, OH 

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Job Description:

An individual in this Quality Engineer position will support Performance Alloys and Composites manufacturing with a focus on Quality processes including customer complaints, auditing, corrective action, continuous improvement, quality systems, process control and other activities as assigned. This individual will manage various Quality System procedures, report key business metrics, collect and present appropriate data, independently manage projects, and work with cross-functional teams.
A critical responsibility is managing and facilitating activities for assigned business areas, as required with Customers, Operations, Purchasing, Engineering, Sales, and Marketing. The individual is expected to work independently and to utilize teams with minimal supervision required to achieve goals.  An individual with a background in metallurgy, engineering, chemistry, or materials science is preferred for this position.
You Will Have the Opportunity to:
  • Serves as the primary Quality leader for assigned area(s).  Develop and execute an annual Quality plan for each assigned area including goals, training and internal audits.  Serve as the subject matter expert about Quality issues for assigned areas.
  • Helps manage and improve the AS9100D / ISO9001:2015 quality system.  Maintains an in-depth technical knowledge of the AS9100D / ISO 9001:2015 quality standard. 
  • Manages customer complaints, material reviews, and 8D’s in assigned areas.
  • Participates or facilitates corrective action teams to identify and implement improvements and permanent corrective actions.
  • Prepares reports and presentations in support of customer, manufacturing or vendor issues.  Reports on the status of activities and key quality metrics.  Participates in area meetings to review Quality metrics and activities.
  • BS engineering, chemistry, materials science, metallurgy, or other technical degree from an accredited college or university
  • Demonstrated Continuous Improvement skills resulting in significant cost savings. Six Sigma or Lean Sigma GB/BB certification desired
  • Previous experience in quality engineering, preferably in a metals manufacturing environment a plus
  • Working knowledge of AS9100D / ISO 9001:2015 quality systems; experienced auditor a plus
  • Strong problem-solving skills and experience with customer complaints, corrective actions and 8Ds.
This position requires access to export-controlled information, therefore only US Persons (e.g. US Citizen, US Permanent Resident) may be considered for this position.