Quality Engineer - Plastics / Gemba
Company: Gables Search Group
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Major established and brand name manufacturing company at a
large site in south suburban Atlanta has an opportunity for a
Quality Engineer - Plastics. In this position will provide
quality-engineering support in process improvements and daily
issues for Injection Molding, SMC Molding, Water Jet Cutting, and
Foaming and Bonding. There are major company benefits, 5% bonus
potential and 2% profit sharing as well assistance being available
Job Responsibilities: Will solve internal customer quality problems
from 2 plants and provide systemic and robust solution in a timely
manner. Will facilitate the process improvements by engaging the
Plastic's cross-functional team members. Will create, assess and
implement the process control requirements based upon ISO and the
company's Plastic Appearance Standards. Will be involved with
development and maintenance of APQP/PPAP and Process Documentation
including: Control Plans, Appearance Standards, Inspection Work
Instructions, QAB (Quality Bulletin Board), etc. Will establish,
maintain, report and improve quality metrics. Will assist in ISO
and company audits and facilitate systemic and robust
Education / Experience: BS in Engineering or related technical
field with 3-5 years of experience, or 8-10 years equivalent
experience. 3+ years of experience in a plastics manufacturing
environment with strong process knowledge of Injection Molding and
or SMC molding or thermoforming.
Other Required Skills: Previous quality/manufacturing engineering
experience including APQP, PPAP, root cause analysis, systematic
problem solving, PFMEA, etc. Computer skills using MS Office
Additional Requirements: Must have excellent quality support and
communication skills to all internal customers. Working knowledge
of gage and equipment requirements to AIAG standards. Individual
must be a self-starter and work with minimal supervision.
Demonstrated problem solving and continuous improvement skills.
Must have good multi-tasking skills. Desire strong Lean experience.
Need to be very Gemba oriented - see, observe, engage, inquisitive
to solve to get the best outcome. This is a hands-on role with the
equipment on the shop floor. Needed is an individual contributor.
Could be currently a quality engineer or a manufacturing engineer
or a continuous improvement engineer.
Keywords: Gables Search Group, Atlanta , Quality Engineer - Plastics / Gemba, Engineering , Atlanta, Georgia
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