Kelly Services Quality Engineer in Mundelein, Illinois

Kelly Engineering has an outstanding contract to hire opportunity for a Quality Engineer with experience in metal fabrication or metal stamping. This role is with a stamping facility located in the North Suburbs of Chicago.

Job Scope of the Quality Engineer: You will report to the Director of Quality and will be responsible for leading the quality management of products from inception to product launch. You will provide technical direction and leadership in order the ensure compliance to internal Quality Management Systems, IATF 16949 and customer specifications.

Essential Responsibilities of the Quality Engineer:

  • Responsible for the PPAP’s, FAI’s, Control Plans, Process Capabilities Studies, GR&R and FEMA’s as part of APQP’s and NPI’s processes.

  • Responsible for originating and implementing inspection procedures and plans.

  • Work with customer and customer liaison on Quality matters including receiving direct communications relating to quality problems from customer, purchasing, engineering, quality, customer service and sales personnel.

  • Assisting Quality Manager’s in answering to the customer complaints, QR’s, CAR’s, 8D reports within specified time frame.

  • Reviewing and initiating RMA, MR’s and Nonconformance Reports

  • Implementing and assuring proper corrective action.

  • Implementing and assuring proper material dispositions and initiating material review board actions if necessary.

  • Requesting Design and Manufacturing Engineering assistance if necessary.

  • Assuring incoming, in-process and outgoing quality.

  • Responsible for creation and handling of Non-Conformance Reports, Disposition of Nonconformance Materials/Products/Parts and Recording Cost or Poor Quality via UniPoint.

  • Initiation of Quality Warnings/Alerts, Product Deviations or Waivers. Follow up with customers to ensure acceptance/approval of Product Deviations or Waivers.

  • Initiating required layouts. Responsible for inspection activities.

  • Administering necessary follow up on historical problems. Notifying management of critical problem areas.

  • Interfacing with suppliers on Quality problems. Work with supply chain team to resolve supplier/s related issue.

  • Initiate CAR’s and 8D’s to supplier and ensure it is completion.

  • Surveying appropriate potential suppliers for quality capability.

  • Participate in customer and auditor visitations.

  • ISO/TS Auditor experience is required.

Qualifications of the Successful Quality Engineer:

  • Bachelor Degree in Industrial, Manufacturing or Mechanical Engineering or related is required

  • Experience with Metal Stamping and/or Fabrication is required

  • Working Knowledge of: Statistical Process Control (SPC), DOE, CAPA, LEAN, 5S’s and Six Sigma

  • Strong customer interface experience is required.

  • Ability to lead, mentor, coach and manage quality team

  • Successful experience managing multiple quality engineering projects

Why Kelly ® ?

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in

industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier

source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm

with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety

and flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or direct

hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific

professional interests.

AboutKelly Services ®

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Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.