Quality Engineer

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Storm Industries
TORRANCE, CA, United States

Phone: 3109862125
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Quality Engineer




90000 +

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Join our Team!!  At SMG, you are part of a company that allows you to shape your career by encouraging you to contribute and truly make a difference.  We are not just committed to providing a great place to work, but we are also committed to working as a team and winning as a team.  SMG has been in business for over 100 years and is a leading supplier of highly engineered products sold in a variety of applications including irrigation, water drilling, compressed air, and many other industries.
Join us and see what Storm Manufacturing Group is about!
We are looking for a full-time Quality Control Engineer to support our team in the Torrance office. Below, the details of this opportunity.
Regular Functions include:
  • Supports SMG Plant in assuring product quality, identify strengths and risks and provide feedback to plant operation team.
  • Responsible for first article approval process including oversight of receiving inspection daily activities, FA Inspection, NCMR’s, RMA’s and MRB process.
  • Partners with and serve as liaison to establish ongoing communication with supply base, engineering, quality, and suppliers. 
  • Engages ESI (Early Supplier Involvement) for manufacturing input while identifying strengths and risks and provide feedback to engineering team.
  • Assess suppliers’ process capabilities to identify the intended control process or manufacturing plans.  Includes travel to supplier locations.
  • Manages the supplier corrective action report.  Ensures quality and delivery issues are addressed with suppliers by developing an effective corrective/preventive action plan.  
  • Works with suppliers to ensure measurement systems are adequate and capable.
  • Ensures any changes to raw material suppliers, manufacturing process, work center instructions, or measurement methods are made following required approval process after specific product family has been approved.
  • Establishes, defines, monitors, and reports on key performance measures (KPIs) with respect to suppliers’ performance.
  • Provides support for quality requirements to product engineering team, ensuring activities such as testing are completed.
  • Develops, documents, and validates new quality processes and inspection methods.
  • Develops and implements measuring protocol (process defining usage of inspection fixtures and inspection tools including but not limited to, calipers, micrometers, thread gages, height gage, CMM, and comparator).
  • Responds to customer complaints when required.
  • Other duties as required.
Periodic Functions include:
  • Conducts periodic Quality System Management audits to ensure compliance with Storm Manufacturing Group’s requirements and expectations
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally.
Education and/or Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree with minimum 5 years in a quality position or equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience working in a Manufacturing Environment.
  • An Engineering degree is very desirable.