The Quality Engineer , reports to the Vice President of Quality Assurance and coordinates technical information, instructions for inspecting and testing activities, and process capability studies, at various stages of the quality system. The Quality Engineer has some latitude for decision-making on attribute characteristics, based on experience and product knowledge.
ESSENTIAL ACCOUNTABILITIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Maintains quality system and is responsible for all quality engineering activities.
Ensures that all quality related standards are sufficiently defined in conjunction with Marketing, Engineering and Manufacturing.
Interprets and fosters awareness of quality standards and quality system within ECI organization.
Maintains Quality records by cataloguing and maintenance of all on-going projects.
Plans inspections and runs tests on materials, processes and products; determines significance of specification or standard.
Investigates and analyzes nonconforming materials and products. Advises appropriate disposition in close cooperation with cross-functional stakeholders.
Recommends and represents quality corrective actions.
Maintains quality of product through collection and analysis of data, capability studies, evaluation of supplier quality and monitoring performance.
Reviews new products/changed products for necessary changes to inspection procedures and equipment.
Works with Regulatory Agencies such as UL, ASME, DOT, FM, etc. to maintain product/facility certifications.
Develops inspection test method techniques to support in-process and final verification of product and processes.
Assists in the management, maintenance and upkeep of standard measurement tools, equipment calibration and recall systems.
Participates with internal quality audits.
Assists in compiling, writing and delivering training material on quality standards and activities.
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering required.
Requires at least 3-5 years quality experience.
Working knowledge of ANSI Y 14.5, Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).
Diverse working knowledge of inspection and control methods, techniques and documentation.
Computer skills to include: MS Excel (Intermediate) Word, Access and QA applications required.
Broad knowledge of theory and principles of statistics and able to perform analysis of data to obtain process performance measurements required.
Must demonstrate excellent communication skills, both verbally and written.
Builds collaborative working relationships with both internal as well as external customers.
Must possess combination of good process, conceptual, business analysis and problem solving skills.
Demonstrated time management skills.
Must be flexible and open-minded
Customer Focus: Is dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers; gets first-hand customer information and uses it for improvements in products and services; acts with customers in mind; establishes and maintains effective relationships with customers and gains their trust and respect; entrepreneurial; drives innovation and growth.
Builds Collaborative Relationships and Teams: Develops, maintains, and strengthens partnerships with others inside or outside the organization who can provide information, assistance, and support. Raises the bar; develops associates; attracts and engages diverse talent.
Communication : Clearly and succinctly conveying information and ideas to individuals and groups in a variety of situations; communicating in a focused and compelling way that drives others’ thoughts and actions. Engages the audience and helps them understand and retain the message.
Integrity and Trust: Is widely trusted; Is seen as a direct, truthful individual; Can present the unvarnished truth in appropriate and helpful manner; Keeps confidences; Admits mistakes; Doesn’t misrepresent him/herself for personal gain.
Engineered Controls International (ECI) is the premier manufacturer of gas control products to the industrial gas and liquefied cryogenic liquids industry worldwide. ECI manufactures an extensive variety of gas and liquid pressure controls, pressure regulating products, pressure relief devices, and a broad range of ancillary equipment. Our products are found in a wide spectrum of industries includ...ing: health care, aerospace, electronics, chemicals, energy, food and beverage, industrial gas and liquids, and alternative fuels such as LNG. ECI is recognized as a world leader in product quality and innovation with unsurpassed product design and manufacturing with facilities located in North Carolina, Ohio, Mexico, Germany and China. ECI is strategically located in four countries and positioned to support our products through a network of authorized distributors and strategic alliances with OEM vessel and system manufacturers throughout the world. To learn more about ECI, please visit our website at: http://www.regoproducts.com.