Quality Engineer (NPI)
Company: Horst Engineering & Mfg Co
Location: East Hartford
Posted on: August 7, 2022
This role is key member of New Product Introduction team, with a
focus quality engineering. Key responsibilities include the support
of interpretation of customer requirements, critical
characteristics and the development of control plans that ensure
consistent delivery of high-quality components to our
Major Areas of Responsibility:
Review customer drawing, specifications, and key characteristics
that will need to be monitor, controlled, and documented though the
life cycle of the manufacturing process.
Conduct Advance Product Quality Planning (APQP) techniques to
develop part qualification process and procedures that align with
the validation and verification methods of the customer
Manage customer Production Part Approval Process (PPAP), using any
required techniques such as process mapping, control plans, gage
R&R, process failure mode & effects analysis (PFMEA),
measurement system analysis (MSA), statistical process controls
(SPC), first article inspection (FAI), part submission warrants,
Audit and peer review internal documents and data such, design
drawings, operation sheets, process procedures, test procedures,
procurement documents, quality manuals, and inspection analyses to
ensure that quality requirements are met.
Lead interface with customers to resolve customer issues and
returns, partnering with customer service teams. Responds to
customer Corrective Action Requests (CAR) and drive root cause
analysis (RCA) with structure and proven techniques such as 5-Why,
Cause & Effect analysis, etc.
Maintains quality documentation as required to assure compliance
with all internal and external regulations and controls.
Investigate and research latest new metrology, inspection methods,
Degreed engineer or equivalent quality engineering experience
through a progressive career quality control or quality assurance
teams in a manufacturing environment.
Must be able to read and interpret quality management systems,
industry compliance specifications, and other customer or
regulatory requirements such as AS9100C, ISO9001:2008, ASQR-01,
AS13100, MIL standards, etc.
Must be able to read and interpret customer drawings and
specifications, with a strong knowledge blueprint reading and
GD&T (geometric dimensioning and tolerancing).
Strong working knowledge of APQP techniques and tools such as
control plans, PFMEAs, PPAP, SPC, MSA, gage R&R, etc.
Skilled in RCCA processes and techniques such as 8D.
Advance computer skills to collect, analyze and interpret technical
data that drive decision making and create concise professional
reports to management and customers.
High comfort level working with databases, manufacturing software
systems (ERP/MRP) and customer portals.
Ability to sit/stand for prolonged periods of time
Ability to lift up to 25 lbs.
Ability to push/pull up to 25 lbs.
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