Supplier Quality Engineer in Waterloo, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 3/13/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  Volt has over 60 years of experience and is a leader in the industry.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.

Capitalizing on knowledge and innovation, comprehensive resources, and technology, Volt provides top talent to the many thousands of clients across the globe.  Over 60 years of unwavering focus on the issues of workforce management have gained us a reputation of being one of the most knowledgeable and accomplished strategic workforce partners in business for clients and candidates alike.

We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.

Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking a Supplier Quality Engineer to work onsite at our client’s facility located in Waterloo, IA. This is a long term contingent position expected to last approximately 1 year.  

This job fully integrates an individual into the engineering culture by performing specific quality engineering assignments that are limited in scope, depth and degree of skill required. Work plans and decisions are usually reviewed by others.


  • Learns and uses quality planning tools and analysis to formulate/facilitate quality plans for new products within the product delivery, order fulfillment or customer support processes.
  • Learns and uses quality tools consistent with quality processes to enable the focus on prevention by identifying and performing activities to minimize risk.
  • Investigates product and process quality related issues and recommends changes to control plans and/or prints.
  • Gathers and analyzes data pertinent to quality tools in the Enterprise Order Fulfillment Process (EOFP), Enterprise Product Delivery Process (EPDP) and/or Customer Support Process (CSP).
  • Performs quality audits, including supporting International Standards Organization (ISO) audits, and maintains quality manual. Inputs and maintains information in factory databases and systems.
  • Monitors quality plan tracking system. Assists in reviews and investigations of warranty claim information.


  • We need an excellent communicator with experience and knowledge in the quality field.
  • Ideally, you would have a Bachelor's degree in Engineering/Technology discipline or equivalent work experience.

 In addition, we require:

  • Project management and problem solving skills.
  • Experience in driving a closed loop corrective action process, including rigorous root cause analysis.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively facilitate, lead and manage small teams.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Willing to consider recent grads.

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

Submit your resume today!

Contact Erica at 515-346-3152 for immediate consideration.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer