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Position Title = Supplier Quality Engineer
Status = Full-time, salaried with benefits. Bonus of up to 5%
Education Required = Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering/ Electrical Engineer Technology/ Electronic Engineering
Experience Required =  
  • 1-3 years of experience in supplier quality within a ISO9001 or TS16949 quality management system
  • 1-3 years experience with Advanced Product Quality Planning
  • Experience of lean or Toyota Production System type operating systems desired but not required
  • Experience with PCB and other electronic component manufacturing processes desired but not required
Position Description = The Supplier Quality Engineer will lead the implementation of the supplier quality assurance program
which involves overseeing activities that drive improvements in supplier productivity and quality performance.  This involves
working closely with the supplier, Supplier Integration Manager, and Global Sourcing organization.  A professional change
agent that can achieve significant results within supplier quality and is able to execute with integrity and diligence with a
keen eye for the customer requirements is required.
  • Perform Supplier Quality System audits on potential and existing suppliers and coordinate assessment and/or
    corrective action plans with the Global Sourcing organization.
  • Support/Lead the implementation of PPAP methods and tools at suppliers in support of deploying the company’s
    Operating System to our suppliers (i.e. ISO9001-2008 and applicable TS 16949 guidelines and deliverables).
  • Ensure the production readiness of suppliers during new product launches and during component resourcing efforts
    through the validation of supplier process capability, appropriate utilization of Quality Planning and verification of
    supplier’s understanding of design intent (GD&T) / drawing requirements an inspection methods.
  • Develop suppliers to improve metrics that track trends in supplier quality performance.
  • Drive quality issue resolution and continuous improvement at suppliers through the application of 8D and Lean Six
    Sigma methods and tools.
  • Minimize production downtime due to supplier quality issues by working the 8D process and achieving progress per
    company’s established timeliness and effectiveness targets (i.e. time to containment, time to root cause)
  • Management of Supplier Corrective Action Requests (SCAR)
Location = San Antonio, TX
Job Title = Quality Engineer
Status = Full time salary with benefits.
Education Required = BS Degree in Engineering Discipline
Experience Required = Entry level or up to 3-5 years experience in the printed circuit board assembly business involving
quality related process and product engineering responsibilities.  Electronics background preferred.
Position Description = Company is a contract manufacturer to the electronics industry, producing custom electronic modules,
sub-systems, and/or final products for telecommunication, military, pharmaceutical, and commercial markets. The ideal
candidate must have strong problem solving skills such as root cause analysis, be detailed oriented and able to read and
interpret prints.  Six Sigma black or green belt certified/trained is desired.  Experience in ISO-9000, Supplier Certification,
establishing SPC programs is also desired.  Other duties to include but not limited to corrective and preventative action,
assisting in work instructions, Internal and External Audits, various training programs; ESD, Solder Proficiency, Workmanship
standards IPC-610C – J-STD-001 and Quality liaison.  Other duties as assigned.
Location = Williamsport, PA
Job Title = Quality Engineer
Status = Full time salary with benefits.
Education Required = Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Science from an engineering school. An ABET-accredited
engineering degree is preferred
Experience Required = 3 - 5 years applicable experience, including ISO 9001 and 14001
Position Description = To support development, documentation and implementation of quality systems to assure compliance
with industry standards, customer requirements, and company business strategies.
  • Provides support for quality system design, documentation, implementation and maintenance. Provides technical
    consulting on quality system requirements and designs. Assures that the quality system design meets all applicable
    requirements (ISO 9001, etc.). Serves as the company representative in ISO 9001 audits.  Establishes project
    schedules and facilitates resources to meet implementation objectives.
  • Responsible for compliance with Environmental program.
  • Organizes resources to develop, implement and maintain effective documentation control systems.
  • Prepares and/or supervises preparation of quality system documentation. Defines format and content of documents in
    accordance with industry standards, customer requirements, and company business needs. Solicits and receives
    technical input from functional groups. Organizes, writes and edits copy for quality system documentation.
  • Compiles quality measures/data and organizes/presents in support of company business operating systems.
  • Provides quality support to production/manufacturing in conjunction with quality system requirements.
  • Maintains a detailed working knowledge of applicable quality systems standards, industry standards and customer
  • Identify schedules and facilitate quality training programs. May plan, develop and deliver training.
  • Coordinates and perform quality system and process audits; leads root cause investigations and implements
    corrective/preventative actions.
  • Design and build equipment to improve quality and productivity in manufacturing.
  • Maintain equipment and implement processes to support preventative maintenance.
  • Utilize CAD software to design equipment and prototypes.
  • Maintain procedures and documentation for building and operating equipment.
  • Design equipment that operates to meet the productivity, quality and safety targets.
  • Complete work within specified time to meet quoted lead times.
  • Assist supervisors and engineers in determining equipment and process selection.
  • Interface with outside services on new equipment quotations.
  • Produce tooling and fixturing for manufacturing.
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned
Location = Brenham, TX
Position Title = Quality Engineer
Establishes quality requirements to ensure that company products conform to customer requirements and industry
standards by performing the following duties.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Must be able to review and interpret customer order for quality requirements.
  • Must be able to develop and initiate standards and methods for inspection, testing, and evaluation to ensure
    contractual compliance.
  • Must be able to monitor quality performance of assigned products from engineering design through final shipment.
    Advises engineering and manufacturing personnel on quality compliance.
  • Must be able to review certifications and reports of non-compliance to identify product and material deficiencies.
  • Must be able to determine conformance to applicable standards and codes.
  • Must be able to compile quality assurance documentation for customer submittal.
  • Must be able to prepare Job Quality Requirement document to incorporate customer requirements into the company
    quality assurance system.
  • Must be able to review and approve supplier's procedures and specifications.
  • Must be able to coordinate customer inspections with company manufacturing personnel.
  • Must be able to review and evaluate work repair instructions for quality requirements; determine the need for changes
    in instructions to meet requirements.
  • Must be able to analyze company quality assurance programs and suggest possible improvements.
Qualifications and Required Skills
  • Must be computer literate (MS Word, Excel)
  • Must have good inter-personal and communication skills (both written and verbal).
  • Must have excellent organizational and negotiation skills
  • Must be detail oriented.
  • Must have creative thinking/problem solving skills.
  • Must be able to adhere to international business protocol (etiquette, time differences, etc.).
  • Must be able to travel domestically and internationally 10% of time.
  • Must have knowledge of manufacturing processes, machining, welding, shop tools, equipment and health/safety
  • Must have knowledge of industry standards as they relate to valves
  • Must be familiar with inspection tools and techniques
  • Must be able to understand! Non-destructive testing, Inspection/Quality Control functions.
  • Experience in blueprint reading is preferred.
  • MK (Manufacturing Knowledge) system knowledge desired.
  • Knowledge of government and industry standards as applied to quality assurance is preferred.
  • Knowledge of quality standards (IS0 9001, ASME, NACE, API, NQA-1, ANSI, and ASTM) preferred.
  • Fluency in a foreign language preferred.
Education and Certifications
Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in Metallurgical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering (with a strong metallurgical background)
from four-year college or university plus 5+ years ASME nuclear code experience or equivalent experience.
Location = Lake Forest / Mission Viejo, CA area
Position Title = QC Inspector - Split Shift
Essential duties and responsibilities
Inspects parts and raw material, final inspection and adjusts gauges for conformance to blueprint specifications by
performing the following duties.
  • Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Perform receipt inspections of parts and raw material.
  • Perform final inspections prior to crating or shipment.
  • Complete and record welding, painting and crating inspections.
  • Witness tests with and without customer source inspectors.
  • Identify and protect parts after inspection is completed.
  • Inspect parts for wear, warping, or other defects.
  • Verify dimensions of parts against blueprint specifications.
  • Measure surface flatness and finish.
  • Compute unspecified dimensions and other data.
  • Set up and operate all inspection and test equipment, fixtures, measuring instruments, surface and depth gages to
    determine acceptability of dimensions, finishes, performance characteristics on any part, sub-assembly or product to
    specification or tolerance as required.
  • Perform surface plate layout and first piece approval or rejection based on configuration, dimensions, finishes,
    leakage, surface defects (visual), etc.
  • Use of inspection equipment such as optical comparator, profilometer, height gage, depth gage, plug/ring gages, gage
    blocks, dial indicator, caliper, micrometers, etc.
  • Prepare inspection records and reports.
  • Receive instructions from salaried or lead personnel.
  • Load and move material, equipment and product to and from work area or shop floor by hand or the use of material
    handling equipment, including floor operated cranes.
  • Work from blueprints, sketches, process sheets, layouts, and templates, written and verbal instructions.
  • Keep work area, machinery and equipment clean and orderly.
  • Report blueprint errors and/or errors in written instructions.
  • Read, understand and work with Job Quality Requirement and Q.A. Procedures.
  • Figure the most accurate and productivity methods to measure typical parts, and training to Inspection and Production
  • Calibrate of equipment and other gages using COMPANY master gages or send to outside supplier.
  • Ability to perform source inspections in and outside the U.S preferred.
  • Ability to direct and assist lower classified inspectors when required preferred.
Qualifications and required skills
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements
listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to
enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Must have sufficient knowledge of trigonometry to make set-ups and calculations.
  • Must be able to handle small parts to heavy parts.
  • Must be capable of performing in any area of Inspection including in-process, final, receiving, welding, assembly, gage
    calibration and source inspection.
  • Must be able to work with virtually no supervision to function in assigned area.
  • Must be able to work in a multi-task environment.
  • Must have knowledge of ANSI Y14.5
  • Must have good written and verbal communication and good listening skills.
  • Must be quality oriented.
  • Time management skills preferred.
  • Organizational skills preferred.
  • Computer literate (MS Word, Excel, Outlook) a plus.
  • Knowledge of set up and operation of all inspection equipment preferred.
  • Knowledge of Mil-std-120 and Mil-std-45662A preferred.
  • Knowledge of hardness tester and ultrasonic tester preferred.
  • Must be available to work overtime when required for priority shipments.
Education, Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Certified Quality Inspector Certificate is desirable; or two to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent
combination of education and experience.
Location = Lake Forest / Mission Viejo, CA area
Position Title = Quality Manager
Status = Permanent Full Time with Benefits
Education Required = Bachelor Degree (preferably in a technical discipline).
Experience Required =
  • 5+ years of quality assurance or quality engineering supervisory experience in plastic injection molding including
    Medical Device experience.  
  • Quality System Regulation (QSR) experience.
  • Experience in a multi-plant environment preferred
Position Description = Company is recognized as a world leader and innovator in precision injection molding, tooling and
contract manufacturing serving market leading companies across the globe and is looking for a Quality Manager with Plastic
Injection Molding experience.
The Quality Assurance Manager is responsible for maintaining and improving the plant-wide quality system that focuses on
customer satisfaction, defect prevention, and continuous improvement utilizing six sigma techniques.
  • Acts as the Management Representative and champions ISO9000 / TS16949 / ISO13485 certification audits, training,
    and maintenance.
  • Manages the Material Review Board, internal/external auditors, CAPA, document control, and record review.
  • Oversees and manages a staff of Quality Technicians, Finished Goods Inspectors, Document Control Specialist, Trainer,
    and Manufacturing Quality Engineers.
  • Improves quality assurance systems plant-wide to achieve zero defects through hands-on training, strong work ethic,
    and leadership by example
  • Identifies and resolves systemic quality problems at both plant and corporate levels through a reduction in variation in
    processes and components.
  • Maintains and enhances plant level quality performance metrics.
  • Participates in quality reviews with other plant managers and quality managers.
  • Improves profitability through reduced internal scrap and customer return
  • Supports company-wide six sigma training program and assists in supporting lean manufacturing efforts. Successfully
    interfaces with key customers and prospects to improve quality and win new business.
  • Effectively works with Engineering Managers and Advanced Quality Engineers to insure on-time Initial Sample
    Inspection Report (ISIR),Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) validation, and annual revalidation (where required).
  • Participates in a robust APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning) system that assures quality risks are identified and
    resolved prior to production.
  • Effectively works with plant and field-based quality personnel to reduce customer complaints and achieve superior
    customer satisfaction.
  • Bachelor Degree (preferably in a technical discipline).
  • Minimum of 5-10 years quality assurance or quality engineering supervisory experience in medical device and/or
    automotive markets.
  • Quality System Regulation (QSR) experience for medical device manufacturing.
  • Plastic injection molding experience desirable, preferably in a multi-plant environment.
  • ASQ Certified Quality Engineer, Quality Auditor, Quality Manager and/or Six Sigma green/black belt certification is
  • Excellent negotiation, presentation, meeting facilitation, and organizational skills.
  • Strong customer relationship building skills.
  • Strong "hands on" analytical problem solving abilities.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Must be willing to travel occasionally, with some overnight travel included
Location = Tucson, AZ
Position Title = Quality Engineer (New Product Development)
Status = Permanent Full Time with Benefits
Education Required = . Bachelors of Science Degree in a STEM area (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)
Experience Required =.
•        5+ years of experience in the field of quality
•        Knowledge of ISO 9001 and TS 16949 quality specifications
•        Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification required; Black Belt certification preferred
•        Ability to conduct physics of failure analysis and ability to drive robust design thinking required
•        ASQ certifications preferred (CSSBB, CQE, or CRE)
Position Description =     
•        Develop, implement, and sustain a world-class quality strategy from initial Voice of the Customer and design concept
through production launch

•        Establish new product development quality and reliability targets
•        Help select suppliers for new products, and partner with Supply Chain to ensure the delivery of purchased components
that meet product specifications
•        Perform Reliability allocation/modeling to achieve system reliability goals
•        Facilitate DFMEA/Design reviews to anticipate potential issues before they occur
•        Lead thought process for Design for Manufacturability
•        Create reliability test plans and conduct Weibull failure analysis
•        Compare sample data to product specifications to determine product/process capability
•        Recommend product revisions and process changes
•        Lead after-action reviews for new product launches
•        Define inspection and test procedures to ensure continuous quality standards are maintained
•        Utilize statistical analysis to support root cause analysis of field issues
•        Link in-house testing to field performance
•        Acts as a resource during audits or customer visits
•        Adhere to company safety procedures and other guidelines
Location = San Antonio, TX
Position Title = Quality Manager - Forging
Status = Permanent Full Time with Benefits
Education Required = . Bachelor's Degree in Engineering
Experience Required =. 3 + years of quality management or supervisory experience in forging or a related environment.
Position Description = Steel forging product company is seeking a Quality Manager.
The Quality Manager is in charge of the development and implementation of numerous quality control aspects in relationship
to the company and its products.   
Essential Job Functions and Duties:
*           Development, modifications and maintenance of procedures and quality / inspection plans covering all aspects of the
Quality Assurance Program.  Evaluate results and make improvements.
*           Resolution of various problems that develop related to orders and products.
o          Use various techniques to develop the root cause for issues.
o          Use statistical methods to analyze data and identify trends.
o          Develop corrective actions to address errors, defects and non-conformances that focus on permanent elimination.
*           Customer interface and meetings.
*           Perform both internal & external audits required by the QA Program.
*           Review customer order requirements and specifications and provide summaries for use in estimating, sales and the
A Bachelor's degree in a relevant Engineering field with 3 + years applicable experience in a similar working environment.  
Working knowledge of metallurgy a plus.
Location = Houston, TX
Position Title = Quality Manager
Status = Permanent Full Time with Benefits
Education Required = Bachelor's Degree in engineering or other related discipline.
Experience Required =
5 + years experience in managing technical personnel and manufacturing activities including 4+ years in quality management.
Experience in internal or external auditing with automotive suppliers is desirable
Experience with injection molding, extrusion and formed metals is preferred
ASQ certification is preferred.
Position Description = The QA Manager has the responsibility, accountability, and authority to plan, direct, and administer
the Company's quality-assurance programs.
*           Develop and implement a Quality organizational structure capable of supporting the company's strategic initiatives
and lead the efforts to integrate quality needs into the development of short and long range company strategic business
*           Study, investigate and recommend new or leading-edge technologies, tools, methods and procedures on the fields
of quality assurance and continuous improvement to proactively address changes in the business environment.
*           Provide expertise in Quality Assurance and process improvement tools and methods to the other functional areas of
the organization to support the company's continuous improvement activities.
*           The Quality Manager also has responsibility to act as liaison on matters relating to the quality system, (i.e. suppliers
and global partners).
*           Leads the Company initiative in the development, implementation and improvement of the appropriate Quality
Management Systems throughout the organization, with all the documentation required.  This includes the establishment,
implementation and maintenance of company quality system policies, monitoring programs, the evaluation of in-house and
supplier programs, gathering of statistical data and providing advanced quality planning support in the development and
launch of new products, processes and services.
*           Perform Process Control Audits at supplier sites to verify Advanced Quality Planning, control plans and process
flows.  Assure that the supply base properly understands all Company design and specification requirements and verify that
the supplier's manufacturing process has the capability to produce components that conform to those requirements.
*           Lead the internal quality system audit process and manage the corrective action system.  Analyze key organizational
quality metrics and perform periodical reviews to evaluate results and establish action plans to close gaps at the operational
*           Determine and enforce - through functional groups - quality requirements in accordance with company needs.
*           Monitors and investigates quality issues; reviews areas of risk, conducts internal and comparative trend analyses to
identify variations from norms or potential areas/procedures requiring further investigation.
*           Manage the budget of the quality organization.
*           Involved with supplier selection.
Location = Cleveland, OH
Position Title = Quality Assurance Manager
Status = Permanent Full Time with Benefits
Education Required = Bachelor's degree in Industrial or Mechanical Engineering
Experience Required =
  • Minimum of 10 years on-the-job experience in the QA discipline
  • Must have experience working in an ISO 9001 or TS 16949 Quality Management System Organization
  • Part of the 10-year experience requirement may be waived for individuals with recognized quality certifications and/or
    advanced degrees, and/or with extensive experience in the automatic fire sprinkler industry.
  • 5+ years of management experience is preferred.
Position Description = Leading manufacturer and worldwide distributor has an immediate need for a Quality Assurance
The Quality Assurance Manager is required to effectively manage, support, motivate, develop, and evaluate Quality
Assurance engineering, metrology and supervisory staff.  The position reports to the Director of Quality Assurance.
Impeccable integrity is a key characteristic of the individual in this position.  The individual determines and evaluates risk
involved in product quality issues upon occurrence.  Effectively employing appropriate management tools and techniques to
proactively address relevant challenging issues is a core, proven ability.
The Quality Assurance Manager is additionally required to manage projects, support strategic planning and deployment
initiatives, and participate in the development of measurement systems needed for interdepartmental improvements. This
individual drives the effective overall containment, tracking, and disposition of nonconforming materials.  
The Quality Assurance Manager continually improves the department's information technologies, measurement capabilities,
overall customer service level and its effective relationships within the organization
ASQ CMQ/OE certification is preferred.
Bottom line requirements:
1.  Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related.
2.  10 + years of on-the-job experience in Quality Assurance or 5 years of experience with Quality Certifications or
Automated Fire Sprinkler industry experience.
3.  Experience working in an ISO 9001 or TS 16949 Quality Management System Organization.
4.  ASQ CMQ/OE certification is preferred.
5.  5+ years of management experience is also preferred.
Location = Liberty, SC

Position Title = Supplier Quality Engineer

Status = Permanent Full Time with Benefits

Education Required = Bachelor's degree in an engineering or technical field preferred.  Chemical Engineering degree is ideal.

Experience Required = 1 to 5 years of manufacturing experience in a quality or purchasing related role including interaction
with material suppliers.

Position Description = Worldwide manufacturing company with operations in North Carolina.  The strength of the
organization is a focus on continuous innovation and investments in both product and technological developments.

Primary Objective: Responsible for the oversight and continual improvement of the incoming materials quality system.
Regularly interacts with suppliers to ensure quality, qualify new material, and improve mutual efficiencies. Gathers, analyzes,
and reports data in pursuit of a best-in-class supplier scorecard system. Assists in sourcing, qualifying, purchasing, and
setting-up accessorial products to support and improve plant operations.

Administers and actively improves the incoming material quality system.  This includes establishing and documenting systems

•        Incoming inspection (including criteria, frequency, responsibility, and reporting).
•        Regular supplier quality audits.
•        New supplier/material qualification and trials.
•        Consistent supplier feedback through an active scorecard system.
•        Documenting and maintaining accurate, up-to-date specifications and material requirements, including taking measures
to ensure agreement between supplier and Production.
•        Issuing supplier corrective action requests including root cause analysis, preventive actions, and follow-up to ensure
•        Proactively prepares and presents action-driving, visual metrics associated with supplier quality performance.
•        Tracks projects with a hands-on approach; develops and maintains data logs, generates reports, and improves current
•        Acts as the key communication channel between Production and supplier, ensuring concerns are communicated and
addressed in a timely manner.
•        Actively participates in troubleshooting material-related concerns on the Production floor, using strong knowledge of
production processes and material science to identify root causes and propose solutions.
•        Learns supplier's processes and utilizes 6-sigma, 5-why, 8D, and other tools to help suppliers improve quality. Visits
suppliers as needed to drive results.
•        Leads projects related to material cost reduction and quality improvement using a data-driven approach. Coordinates
efforts among Purchasing, Production, and suppliers to reduce material costs while ensuring quality.
•        Uses excellent quantitative data skills (Excel, preferably with VBA experience) to prepare and/or automate weekly
metrics reports reflecting on-time deliveries, material availability and performance, inventory levels, and project status.
•        Files monetary claims and RTVs with suppliers for defective material, and works with Finance to follow claims through
to completion.
•        Assists in building and issuing forecasts of anticipated material consumption to external suppliers, other companies,
and internal groups such as Finance.
•        Assists in creating and maintaining master data related to materials in multiple IT systems.

Performs other duties as assigned.

•        25% of time to be spent assisting with purchasing related activities:
•        Sources and negotiates critical supplemental materials including, cartons, films, glues, accessories, etc.    
•        Seeks out new suppliers/materials and works with current suppliers to create mutual cost savings while
simultaneously improving quality and operating efficiencies
•        Participates in new product development process as a key and active contributor - especially towards new materials
(decors, board, packaging, etc.). Assists and leads in accurately setting up new products and parts within internal systems.
•        Assists purchasing director in data gathering and analysis, providing recommendations and research in purchasing
decisions of key raw materials.
•        Maintains a holistic view in every purchasing decision or recommendation, protecting the interests of the company and
balancing short-term and long-term benefits


•        Bachelor's degree in an engineering/technical field or associates degree with 3 - 5 years of manufacturing experience
in a quality and/or purchasing-related role.
•        Minimum 2 years of experience in manufacturing; interaction with material suppliers strongly preferred
•        Excellent data and analysis skills.  Ability to collect, analyze, and report data in a concise, well organized form.
•        Excellent organizational skills. Ability to track details of multiple projects at multiple stages without getting lost in the
•        Self-directed, pro-active, get-it-done approach, driven to work with and through others to find and deliver results on
•        Strong communication skills.  Ability to communicate on a professional level verbally and in writing about technical
issues, product specifications, etc.
•        Highly proficient computer skills - Very strong Excel skills (some VBA experience preferred); Locus, Minitab, Word, and
SAP skills also preferred.
•        Ideal candidate will have an inner drive to continually learn and improve; a constant dissatisfaction with the status quo
and the self-confidence to work with others to find and develop new, better solutions are key attributes for success in this

Bottom line requirements

1.  Bachelor's degree in an engineering or technical field preferred.  Chemical Engineering degree is ideal.
2.  1 to 5 years of manufacturing experience in a quality or purchasing related role including interaction with material
3.  Local or close enough for a short easy move preferred.

Location = Thomasville, NC