IDEX Quality Engineer in West Jordan, Utah
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Responsibility for building quality into manufacturing processes to support customers, suppliers, and operations in the areas of customer complaints, internal/external corrective actions, supplier evaluations, and identifying CTQ (critical to quality) requirements. Able to utilize statistical tools to identify gaps in quality requirments focused on reducing variation in a ISO9000 certified facility.
Essential Job Functions
Function as a fully trained six sigma Green Belt (Black Belt certfication preferred)
Work with management to execute projects that improve the QMS (Quality Management System).
Knowledge of GD&T and ability to read engineering drawings to identify critical part criteria.
Experience using quality measurement tools to ensure parts meet design specifications.
Able to dimensionally inspect and qualify new product parts or parts from new suppliers to ensure they meet quality requirements (First Article Inspection, FAI).
Participate in quality and manufacturing audits (customers, suppliers, ISO 9000).
Strong problem-solving skills and experience working with formal root cause analysis tools (5 Why, 8D, Fishbone).
Manage, maintain, and track calibration of quality tools used throughout the business.
Participate in cross-functional teams across the business to improve business processes and systems.
Ownership of corrective action and preventative action activities.
Understanding and experience working with change control processes.
Understanding of Statistical Process Control (SPC).
Able to collaborate with purchasing to develop inspection criteria at suppliers to reduce incoming inspection requirements.
Able to collaborate with manufacturing to build quality into standard work and establish mistake proofing activities to reduce finished goods inspection requirements.
Participate and execution actions related to quality improvements utilizing lean manufacturing principles.
Participate and lead Material Review Board (MRB) process to determine disposition decisions on non-conforming parts.
Assist team as needed on incoming inspection of components and finish goods inspections.
Communication on quality related projects: verbally, written, and presentations.
Lead the effort to develop and improve a quality system that maintains our ISO certification and effectively meets Trebor needs.
Creatively apply quality engineering principles in reports and to incoming, in-process and field defects.
Provide training as required to hold the teams accountable and compliant to standards.
Effectively produce written documents such as technical reports or procedures/ work instructions that can be utilized to create standard work.
Other Job Functions
Active member of site Material Review Board
Active member of site Productivity Efforts (identifying, executing, and quantifying impacts).
Activities as required by Top Management.
Physical Activities Required to Perform Essential Functions
Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds frequently.
Ability to communicate verbally, through technical writing (generate formal quality reports), and by creating presentations.
Able to use quality measurement tools to complete inspection of parts to identify conformance
Assist in inspection process as required, including first article inspection for new parts or suppliers.
Able to use microsoft office and other quality related software programs.
General manufacturing environment.
Bachelor degree in an engineering or other quality related discipline.
A minimum of 2 years experience in a manufacturing environment successfully utilizing similar tools to those listed above, or 10 years of quality experience with formal trainng related to job duties.
Six Sigma Black Belt highly desired.
Experience managing and resolving quality issues with international customers.
Experience with Infor Visual ERP a plus.
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?
IDEX is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. IDEX gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other consideration or protected category made unlawful by federal, state or local laws (Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled).
Business Unit: Trebor
Job Segment: FMT Fluid & Metering Technologies