Quality Engineer

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Quality Engineer

La Vergne, Tennessee




Job Description

Pay Rate: Up to $40.00 an hour. A La Vergne, TN based manufacturer is currently hiring a Contract Quality Engineer. The Engineer will collaborate with fellow Engineers, and Technicians, to oversee quality control in the La Vergne manufacturing location. The ideal candidate will have 4+ or more years of experience as a Quality Engineer in a fast-pace manufacturing environment, and a related Bachelor Degree.


Compensation for the Quality Engineer:

  • Up to $40.00 an hour (based on experience)
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance offered
  • Monday – Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Requirements of Quality Engineer:

  • 4+ years’ experience as a Quality Engineer
  • Experience in a hands on engineering environment
  • Bachelor Degree required
  • A strong technical understanding of APQP, PPAP, Quality Audits, seven basic tools of quality, planning and supplier relations
  • Strong communication skills


Responsibilities of Quality Engineer:

  • Works with Quality Team (Manager, SPC and Techs) to implement and uphold manufacturing quality processes.
  • Must express a strong sense of urgency to conduct hands-on problem solving initiatives
  • Work with Production, Quality and Clients to execute product take-offs, ensuring their execution.
  • Experience working with and creating complex statistical reports and production analysis (SPC).
  • Understanding of manufacturing equipment and machinery, including tooling or other fixtures.
  • Experience, or basic understanding of, quality control/engineering processes, including: PPAP, APQP, FMEA’s.
  • Lead process audits and continuous improvement analysis.
  • The ability to create reports and analyze statistical data (excel).