Randstad Quality Engineer in Birmingham, Alabama

Quality Engineer

job details:

  • location:Birmingham, AL

  • salary:$28 - $40 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, March 1, 2018

  • experience:0 years years

  • job type:Contract

  • reference:137748

job description

Parts Quality Engineer openings a with an automotive manufacturer located south of the Birmingham, AL area. These positions is responsible for investigating, analyzing and correcting problems of supplier parts through collaboration within the company and with suppliers to ensure quality and functionality of the parts. Local candidates or those able to self relocate preferred.

Responsibilities for the Quality Engineer

  • Align with Supplier Quality Engineering on boundary samples

  • Review trial parts and provide line support and report part readiness for launch to SQE team

  • Facilitate corrective action and root cause analysis using problem solving and continuous improvement techniques

  • Support production floor on supplier related issues, process improvements, and cross-functional activities to achieve the quality, safety and production goals

  • Initiate and approve sorting activities utilizing 3rd party to include in-house, yard areas and sequencing center

Requirements for the Quality Engineer

  • Bachelors of Science degree or the equivalent comination of education and/or experience

  • One position is for an entry level candidate with co-op experience and the other for someone with approximately 5 or more years experience in a manufacturing environment ideally with manufacturing processes such as injection molding, plastic painting, in

  • Demonstrated ability to understand and enforce the basic requirements of a quality system within and automotive manufacturing environment (APQP steps, control plan validation, etc.)

  • Understanding of GD&T and SPC analysis

  • Capable of using hand measurement tools (calipers, micrometers, etc.)

  • Strong problem solving skills required using established methodologies including 8-D, 5-WHY, DOE, Red X, etc.

  • Ability to pass a color match test

  • Working knowledge with Autocad, Catia, Coordinate measurement machine, CAD, FMEA, Faro Arm knowledge are all a plus