Kelly Services Quality Engineer in Saginaw, Michigan

Quality Engineer – Saginaw, MI

Our rapidly growing client in the Saginaw, MI, area, a manufacturer of automotive components, is currently seeking a full-time, direct hire Quality Engineer to join their team. This is an excellent opportunity with an outstanding organization. Candidates who are qualified & interested are encouraged to apply today!

General Function:

Working primarily with suppliers, the Quality Engineer performs a wide array of quality related functions and development. Good communication skills with customers and employees are an essential element in performing this position. This person must also remain updated in current and new events, trends, technologies and educational developments in the qualify field. This is a clean, environmentally controlled manufacturing facility. The Quality Engineer will be responsible for supporting daily engineering operations and to monitor various functions of the quality department.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Actively supports and maintains QMS standards within the plant and at Supplier locations.

  • Aids in the operation of sample submission packages.

  • Acts as a focal point to support customer concerns with respect to quality. Organizes cross-functional teams to develop corrective actions utilizing 8-D, or similar approved formats.

  • Provides Supplier/Customer Specific training as required.

  • Key team member of the Advance Quality Planning function as a liaison with Supplier facilities.

  • Fluent in industry practices and statistical methods.

  • Review, critique and approve supplier Process Flow, PFMEA and Control Plans.

  • Support the production floor operations when dealing with potential supplied component defects.

  • Performs Gage R&R on production equipment.

  • Travel to suppliers for program reviews, development, and problem solving.

  • Performs Dock Audit for outgoing shipments and Process Audit of production programs.

  • Maintains supplier SCAR system and tracks issue to closure.

Required Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in an applicable Engineering discipline is required .

  • 5+ years of professional Quality experience in a high-volume manufacturing environment.

  • Experience with powdered metal , aluminum die-casting , and machining a plus.

  • Have IATF TS 16949 / ISO 14001 Implementation experience.

  • Establish clear expectations and collaborate with internal and external partners that lead to consistent and reliable quality products.

  • Able to apply elements of PPAP approval, GDT , 8d , Ishikawa / Fishbone , and 5 Whys .

  • Experience with FMEA , Control Plans , Process Flow , AIAG requirements , SPC , APQP .

  • Experience with Gaging ( Gage R&R )

  • Able to interpret CMM reports.

  • Good understanding of MSA and process/product capability.

  • Efficient in Microsoft tools.

  • Highly detail-oriented and organized with excellent analytic and problem-solving abilities.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Must be willing to travel, approximately 20-25% annually

In addition to being an excellent employer to work for, our client offers competitive compensation (base & bonus) & outstanding perks & benefits, including an employee stock ownership program and 401K with company match. Qualified & interested persons are encouraged to apply today! (via link on page)

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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