Quality Engineer - Government Contracts - Manchester, Iowa United States - 42316
Quality Engineer - Government Contracts
Manchester, Iowa - United States
$70,000.00 - $85,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From:
WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?
Location: Delaware County area - Iowa
Salary: Commensurate + 10% bonus
Direct Hire Role
The Quality Engineer will be responsible for assuring quality products and identifying process improvements by establishing and enforcing quality standards; testing materials and products; analyzing data and originating process improvements. The best fit candidate will possess a Six Sigma Green Belt and a solid proven work history of Quality Engineering experience in a manufacturing environment. The right fit will also possess an mechanical / agricultural or electrical engineering degree from am accredit college.
What you get to do:
Establishes quality and reliability standards by studying product and consumer requirements with other members of management and with production operators, technicians and engineers.
Establishes raw material standards by studying manufacturing and engineering requirements; conferring with purchasing on suppliers; devising testing methods and procedures.
Establishes in-process, re-work and finished product inspections standards by studying manufacturing methods; devising testing methods and procedures.
Establishes product quality documentation system by writing and updating quality assurance procedures.
Maintains product quality by enforcing quality policies and procedures and government requirements; collaborating with other members of management to develop new product and engineering designs and manufacturing and training methods.
Prepares and process quality reports by collecting, analyzing and summarizing information and trends.
Initiates continuous improvement projects by identifying problems; analyzing data and process capability; evaluating outcomes.
Maintains quality teams job results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results.
Achieves financial objectives by preparing the quality budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective action.
Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules and regulations. Wears proper personal protective equipment.
What we need from you:
BS in Mechanical, Agricultural, Electrical or Industrial Engineering degree.
Six Sigma Green Belt certification (preferred)
3+ years of overall knowledge and work experience of quality / continuous improvement experience in a manufacturing setting
Knowledge of ISO Certification process
Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities, problem analysis and problem resolution at an organizational level, strong customer orientation mindset and computer proficiency needed.
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree