Under the direction of the Quality Manager, Lamplight Farms is seeking a motivated, “hands on” Quality Engineering candidate to play an integral role in driving a culture of continuous improvement and learning. This position will participate in a variety of projects and activities to help develop the individual and gain working knowledge of the profession. This will be an exciting opportunity to achieve personal growth, while contributing to the success of the organization’s goals and objectives.
Lead development and maintenance of test specifications/protocols/standards and QC Lab procedures.
Support global quality initiatives by coordinating quality projects across domestic and international teams, facilitating effective communication with suppliers and technical partners.
Create and maintain quality lab schedule and documentation of results.
Develop product, process and equipment specifications as needed.
Create Visual Work Instructions as finished goods assembly standard for production operators.
Define and mitigate the sources of variation which effect the repeatability of key manufacturing processes.
Develop procedures for key processes identified in the quality system based on impact and risk to the business.
Participate and lead key risk reduction platforms such as the FMEA and Product Integrity Committee.
Manage new product qualification through the Production Part Approval Process.
Identify, resolve and monitor non-conforming material issues using Non-Conformance Reports, Deviations, and Root Cause Corrective Actions generated through our suppliers and internal operations.
Ensure compliance and review of Pre-Shipment Inspection reports for imported product.
Capture quality defect DPPM data to trend and mitigate high potential recurring risks.
Support daily floor operations to resolve issues and implement improvements.
Participate in New Product Development team product and process launches.
Work closely with Engineering in the validation and repeatability of product evaluations.
Develop and maintain supplier source and incoming Test and Inspection standard protocols.
Capture and analyze customer field data to identify emerging risk and opportunities for product improvements.
Drive Continuous Improvement initiatives that align with business needs and strategy using Lean & 6 Sigma.
The W.C. Bradley Co. is an Affirmative Action / Equal Employment Opportunity employer.
Discrimination and all unlawful harassment (including sexual harassment) in employment is not tolerated. We encourage success based on our individual merits and abilities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status, or veteran status. We support and obey laws that prohibit discrimination where we do business.
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Nearest Major Market: Waukesha Nearest Secondary Market: Milwaukee Job Segment: Quality Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, Engineer, Product Development, Engineering, Quality, Research
Bachelor’s degree in Industrial or Mechanical Engineering, or similar technical degree
Ability to work independently and in a team environment
ASQ Certified Quality Engineer (CQE), Certified Six Sigma Green Belt (CSSGB) preferred
Ability to travel domestically and internationally
Legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship
Develop and maintain Key Performance Indicators that are directly tied to actionable measures that improve performance.
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Industrial Engineering or Industrial Engineering
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