Quality Engineer - Government Contracts - Manchester, Iowa United States - 42316


Job #: 42316
Title: Quality Engineer - Government Contracts
Job Location: Manchester, Iowa - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $70,000.00 - $85,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Regional
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable




Quality Engineer

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


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