Interprets engineering drawings, schematic diagrams, or formulas and confers with management or engineering staff to determine quality and reliability standards.
Develops and initiates standards and methods for inspection, testing and evaluation. This includes advanced quality planning documents, forms and instructions for recording, evaluating and reporting quality and reliability data.
Prepares and evaluates Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) documents for customers and suppliers.
Assists Advance Product Quality Planning (APQP) team with quality issues on new product launches including Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA).
Assures the Lot Traceability program is effective and the program requirements are in compliance. Communicates with customers and suppliers (including corrective action reports). Maintains file of related correspondence.
Participates in defect/scrap reduction activities.
Establishes gage calibration procedures. Recalls gages for calibration at a predetermined time period (includes coordination with outside laboratories if required). Assures that gages are calibrated, identified and gage records are updated and placed on file.
Compiles and writes training material and conducts training sessions on quality control activities.
Selects products for tests at specified stages in production process and tests products for variety of qualities such as dimensions, performance and mechanical, electrical, or chemical characteristics. Does not require advanced Co-ordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) capability, however basic CMM may be required.
Monitors the SPC program on a continuing basis for adherence to its underlying principles and concepts. Performs process and machine capability studies as needed.
Records test data, applying statistical quality control procedures. Evaluates data and writes reports to validate or indicate deviations from existing standards. Manages project timing using Gantt charts.
Prior experience working with automotive quality systems including QS-9000 and ISO/TS 16949
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos
Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization
Working knowledge of MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
3 years experience
BA or BS Degree in Engineering
M Force Staffing Inc - 18 months ago