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Quality Systems Engineer in La Porte, IN at Arconic

Date Posted: 11/26/2018

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Job Description

As a Quality Systems Engineer at our expanding facility in LaPorte, IN, you will  provide leadership and guidance to the organization acting as a change agent to implement process improvement across the organization in the achievement of an operational excellence environment.  This is accomplished through application of knowledge in quality systems, driving adherence to disciplined systems and robust processes, and focused standardization of best practices; in conjunction with managing to a cohesive set of key performance metrics that provide an objective perspective on the business operating system health and effectiveness. The Quality Systems Engineer also creates and maintains cross functional relationships needed to foster a proactive engagement culture amongst the business operations team and a productive working relationship with customers.
Quality Systems
Develop, maintain and implement quality systems procedures and work instructions in compliance to customer and regulatory requirements
Corrective / Preventive action leader and team player
Standardize metrics and best practices within facility
Internal audit program leader and trainer


Basic Qualifications:
•         Bachelor's Degree in Engineering from an accredited institution
•         Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment  
•         This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status. ITAR defines U.S. person as an U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
•         Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship not available for this position.
Preferred Qualifications:
•         Assess health of the business systems against customer and/or industry standards through an efficient and effective internal audit/corrective and preventative action management system.
•         Problem Solving and Corrective / Preventive Action skills - Proactive approach (to foresee problems rather than reacting after the event)
•         Possess production operation knowledge and experience relating to manufacturing, inspection, engineering and customer interaction.
•         Auditing Experience ISO 9001 / AS9100 (per AS9014)/AS9100 along with knowledge in Statistical Tools and Techniques, APQP and Measurement System Analysis recommended
•         Experience in coordinating, developing and executing corrective / preventative /systemic action and process improvement activities. 
•         Blueprint Reading/customer requirements flow down
•         Basic Computer Skills required; Advanced skills can be learned