Title: Quality Engineer
Location: Slidell, LA
Shift: First Shift
Duration: 6 Months
Responsible for assuring that Company and products will adequately meet the objectives of the contracts or sales agreements by maintaining surveillance over all phases of the product’s cycle from design until successful fulfillment of intended objectives.
•Uses operations research techniques such as cost analysis, experimentation, gaming, simulation, flow charting, information theory, and advanced mathematics in developing optimum quality plans.
•Develops overall quality plans using the systems concept identifying in terms of the product involved, general instructions, test and sampling procedures, specific parts and assembly instructions, material disposition, records, tables, charts, and graphs required.
•Acts as an advisor in all phases of statistical quality control, develops new statistical techniques and interprets significance of resulting data.
•Reviews Engineering and Manufacturing information such as new and revised designs, specifications and bills of materials; production, tool and test equipment drawings; production and tool plans; operation and routing sheets; production, storage, and shipping methods; and facility and floor space requirements.
•Develops vendor certification and rating plans.
•Evaluates the quality and capability of vendors or potential vendors and approves such vendors.
•Plans the minimum quality standards, test, and inspection requirements and process controls.
Desired Skills and Experience:
• Bachelor’s degree in manufacturing or technical field
• One to three years of related quality experience.
•Working familiarity and knowledge of ISO 9001 quality standards and programs.
•Excellent communication skills both written and oral.
•Ability to interact effectively with management, peers and other employees relative to quality and technical issues.
•Proficient in MS Outlook, Word and Excel.
• Experience working in quality engineering department preferably in a marine/military/aerospace industry is a plus.
•Familiarity with government contracts desirable.
•Familiarity with military standards and specifications and able to read, interpret mechanical and electrical drawings and schematics desirable.
•ASQ member, ASQ/AWS/ASNT certifications.