Quality Engineer

Manufacturing & Engineering
Job Location: 
Rockford, IL

Job Description


We are recruiting for a good Quality Engineer who will be in charge of the entire quality system, the quality lab, measurement of parts, and the calibration of measurement devices. The Quality Engineer assures consistent quality of parts made in production by developing and enforcing good quality measurement systems; validating processes; providing documentation;


The Quality Engineer will be responsible for developing Continuous Improvement projects to improve the quality system.
Maintain the AS9100 and ISO 9001 certifications at all sites for the company.
Conduct internal and external auditing, coming up with solutions as needed.
Maintain the entire quality management system and conduct upgrade audits, surveillance audits, and certification audits.
Validates quality processes by establishing product specifications and quality attributes; measuring production; documenting evidence; determining operational and performance qualification; writing and updating quality assurance procedures.
Manages and maintains the gauge calibration program. Determines the use of gauges and purchasing new gages when needed.

Job Requirements


Bachelor's degree is required, engineering degree is preferred.
10+ years' experience in Continuous Improvement or Quality engineering in a manufacturing environment.
Knowledge of AS9100 and ISO 9001 quality systems is REQUIRED.
Experience with leading Continuous Improvement events such as Kaizen, 5S, and Lean Six Sigma methods.
An ASQ or CQE certification is a plus with comprehensive knowledge of quality systems such as PPAP, APQP, and SPC required.
Up to 10-20% travel.

Base Pay $75,000.00 - $95,000.00 /Year

Recruiter Name: 
Casey O'Brien
Recruiter Phone: 
(262) 886-8000 ext. 223

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