Quality Engineer

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Location
Mankato, Minnesota
Industry
Engineering (Architecture and Engineering Occupations)
Job Type
Full-Time
Working Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Salary
US$ 60,000 - US$ 74,000 per year
Ref. Number
S_36221
Contact
Adam Despres, Spherion
Phone
507-387-2200
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Job Description

Assures optimum quality in manufactured products in accordance with Company standards and contract requirements.

Responsibilities:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty
satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions.

- Supports and implements Company and divisional quality improvement plans.
- Supports quality related issues such as interpretation of workmanship standards,
- Manufacturing processes, customer prints, specifications and defect evaluations.
- Works with manufacturing engineering on the interpretation and inclusion of customer
requirements.
- Reviews and approves manufacturing processes and procedures prior to release.
- Provides for first article evaluations of product, as appropriate.
- Sets-up, monitors and controls statistical process control applications, as applicable.
- Works with training department to insure production and inspection personnel are
properly trained.
- Maintains applicable quality records and performs quality audits in accordance with
established standards.
- Makes product conformance decisions based on interpretation of quality data reports,
- SPC charts, and other applicable data.
- Generates quality procedures and instructions.
- Works with suppliers, customers and internal departments on obtaining and/or
responding to corrective actions.
- Compiles, calculates and reports summary statistics required by the customer.
- Interfaces with suppliers, customers and internal departments on obtaining corrective
actions on deficiencies.

Working hours: 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Skills:
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

Adaptability - Adapts to changes in the work environment; manages competing
demands; changes approach or method to best fit the situation; able to deal with
frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.

Communications - Expresses ideas and thoughts verbally; expresses ideas and thoughts
in written form; exhibits good listening and comprehension; keeps others adequately
informed; selects and uses appropriate communication methods.

Continuous Learning - Assesses own strengths and weaknesses; seeks feedback to
improve performance; pursues training and development opportunities; strives to
continuously build knowledge and skills; shares expertise with others.

Customer Service - Manages difficult or emotional customer situations; responds
promptly to customer needs; solicits customer feedback to improve service; responds to
requests for service and assistance; meets commitments.

Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; gathers and
analyzes information skillfully; develops alternative solutions; works well in group
problem solving situations; uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.

Teamwork - Balances team and individual responsibilities; exhibits objectivity and
openness to others' views; gives and welcomes feedback; contributes to building a
positive team spirit; puts success of team above own interests; able to build morale and
group commitments to goals and objectives; supports everyone's efforts to succeed.

Education:
High School

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Education/Experience:
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or one to two years related
experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Language Ability:
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and tech

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