Our client, a manufacturing company in the Grand Rapids area, is looking for a Quality Engineer to join their team.
This position will have a focus on audit and ideally have IATF regulatory experience.
Position will involve:
Lead IATF audits and assist with audit management
Performing Product and Process Audits and implementing actions or improvements as a result of the audits
Assist with APQP/PPAP documentation, implementation, new program launches, engineering changes, and process improvements
Support APQP process/projects and launches from receipt through PPAP submission.
Communicate with customers and internal team during APQP and PPAP phase on status, updates, needs, and requirements for launches.
Complete and/or organize Gage Studies, Process, Product, and Machine capability studies.
Support project management with documentation, implementation, and tracking of engineering changes
Meet or exceed the company s quality metrics
Development and implementation of preventative actions and continuous improvements
3+ years of automotive manufacturing experience
Automotive APQP and PPAP process including all elements according to automotive and customer requirements.
Product and Process auditing experience
Ability to use calipers, micrometers, gages, CMM, and other quality tools
Gage Calibration process
GD&T Knowledge/Experience for measurement and understanding
Ability to manage several projects at once, changing direction as needed
Critical thinking and problem-solving skills