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Quality Engineer in East Peoria, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 5/14/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Design Technical Services (DTS) has an opening for a Quality Engineer supporting our client in Peoria, Illinois.  The successful incumbent will analyze current quality trends for improvement projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Utilization of BIQ process to improve product quality in tractor assembly
  • Application of 6 Sigma and Lean principles to improve processes
  • Supporting Operations, Manufacturing Engineering, and Design engineering to sort and solve quality problems
  • Application of the APQP process during the NPI cycle including the facility readiness for the programs in flight
  • Assessment of the current Quality System process discipline and identification of projects to close gaps identified

Required experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an engineering-related discipline or 5 years operations / manufacturing experience
  • Background in tractor or other product machining and welding for fabrication, or background in machine assembly for assembly facility
  • Understanding of the APQP and NPI processes
  • Background in 6 Sigma and Lean

Preferred experience:

  • Working knowledge of the ETQ system
  • Familiar with company policies and procedures with a strong department background
  • Able to build strong relationships with various stakeholders
  • Thorough knowledge of manufacturing concepts
  • Good written and oral communication skills

*** This position is located in East Peoria, IL.  Candidates must be able to relocate to this location at their own expense. ***

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.