IDEX Quality Assurance Engineer in Crawfordsville, Indiana
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Banjo Corporation, a Liquid Handling Products Company, located outside of Indianapolis, IN, specializes in injection molding of glass-reinforced polypropylene with an excellent reputation for high quality. Banjo offers an extensive product line to a vast array of agricultural and industrial applications. Our products are marketed and sold all over the world and include: Valves, Manifold Systems, IBC/Tank Accessories, Line Strainers, and Pumps. In business for over 60 years, Banjo is a Business Unit of IDEX Corporation which is based in Northbrook, IL, and is an applied solutions company with over 7,000 employees and operations on six continents.
- The Quality Engineer will provide hands on technical expertise on injection molding and assigned programs to ensure products are designed and manufactured in accordance with Banjo requirements. They will effectively collect and analyze data to make data driven decisions. In addition, the quality engineer will support ISO compliance, continual improvement activities and achieving company/quality goals on PPM, COPQ, engineering changes and Cost Saving/VAVE projects.
Duties and Responsibilities
Collaborate with the molding department to improve the quality of components being molded by enhancing the molding process
Create and execute DOE projects to make the molding process robust
Work with the molding team to implement Mattec molding press monitoring system
Develop and maintain process control functions in molding to consistently produce high quality parts
Coordinate with Engineering and Molding teams on the approvals of new/modified tooling
Drive cross functional activities to execute root cause analysis, problem solving and corrective actions for quality issues found by externally or internally customers
Maintain accurate 8D records to support corrective and preventative actions and reporting
Effectively collect and evaluate data to make data driven decisions to improve quality utilizing SPC techniques
Conduct capability studies and Gage R&R(MSA) to derive improvement actions
Develop and maintain quality documents such as control plans, PFMEA, flow diagrams and work instructions
Support the organization with sustaining the ISO9001 QMS system
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 to ensure high quality
Responsible for aiding in own self-development by participation in all training made available by the company
Support material disposition 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 DOE experience using Minitab
Able to identify, collect and interpret data via statistical methods
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
Plastic injection molding experience
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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Job Family: Engineering
Business Unit: Banjo
Job Segment: FMT Fluid & Metering Technologies