IDEX Quality Assurance Engineer in Crawfordsville, Indiana
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Banjo Corporation, located outside of Indianapolis, Indiana specializes in injection molding of glass reinforced polypropylene with an excellent reputation for high quality. We have been in business for over 60 years and pride ourselves with innovative designs, skillful engineering and precise manufacturing in a cohesive environment. Banjo is a business unit of IDEX Corporation.
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- The Quality Engineer will provide hands on technical quality expertise on assigned programs and production lines to ensure product is designed, manufactured in accordance with Banjo requirements. In addition, the quality engineer shall be responsible for supporting ISO compliance, continual improvement activities and achieving company/quality goals on metrics PPM, CCPM, COPQ, engineering changes and Cost Saving/VAVE projects.
Duties and Responsibilities
Interact with customers via phone, email, and portals to resolve quality issues and to address any request to ensure their satisfaction
Drive root cause analysis, problem solving and corrective actions for quality issues found externally or internally
Maintain accurate 8D records to support corrective and preventative actions and reporting
Compile and submit PPAP packages per customer request
Effectively collect and evaluate data to make data driven decisions to improve quality utilizing SPC techniques
Conducts capability studies, Gage R&R(MSA) to derive improvement actions
Develop and maintain quality documents such as control plans, PFMEA, flow diagrams and work instructions
Identify and implement required process controls to ensure product quality
Support the organization with sustaining the ISO9001 QMS system
Work with and support cross training QA technicians for seamless operations
Submit ECR’s as needed and support ECN implementation
Assimilate and work with all cross functional departments to improve Quality
Support Quality management as needed for effective department functionality
Effectively produce reports or procedures as needed to optimize operations
Determine disposition of rejected materials, components and devices
Assist with new product introduction into production to ensure high quality Secondary
Responsible for aiding in own self-development by participation in all training made available by the company
Support material disposition and calibration requirements
Participate and support Rapid Improvement Events and Kaizen activities
Other assignments given by management
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
A minimum of 5-7 years of experience in a manufacturing environment with 3-4 years in quality
Six Sigma Greenbelt with experience using Minitab
Able to interpret data via statistical methods and other means
Ability to multitask and delivery expected results
Ability to read Blueprints and drawings
Proficient computer skills (Excel, Access, ERP systems)
Demonstrate responsibility, respect, dependability, patience, and productivity to create a positive work environment
Influential leadership skills to keep the team focused and prioritized
Strong verbal and written communication skills Additional Preferred Qualifications
Knowledgeable with ISO9001:2015 requirements
Six Sigma Blackbelt
Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?
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Business Unit: Banjo
Job Segment: FMT Fluid & Metering Technologies