22 days old

ER14 - Quality Engineer

Kelly Services
Rochester, NY 14651
The position is the lead role for the New Product Development Quality function and a strategic partner with new and existing Product Development Engineering teams located at multiple domestic and international sites. May require occasional travel to these locations. This position is a critical liaison to the success of new product launches and changes to existing products which requires building strong relationships. The position will require utilizing expertise and solid working knowledge of Quality and Manufacturing processes to engage and effectively influence Engineering and Management Levels internal and external to the Company. The position develops new product quality control plans across multiple product lines while providing direction and consultation for implementation of quality process control plans to Product Design Engineers, Process Design Engineers, Quality Engineers, and Supplier Engineers. You will work as a core team member on New Product Development teams to take projects from concept to full production and implement necessary controls to ensure successful launch and manufacturing execution.

Job Duties:

Develops, implements, and maintains New Product Quality processes and revises existing APQP Plans across multiple product lines incorporating benchmark and standardized processes across the Company while ensuring flawless product quality measures are instituted

Is the Lead Quality Expert as member of New Product Development Team(s) to assure that all quality deliverables are completed on time

Trains and Coaches others in APQP techniques and in the use of scientific approaches including statistical tools

Audits NPD phase gate deliverables for regulatory and procedural compliance

Identifies and drives execution on opportunities for improvement of new product launches based on historical like products

Other miscellaneous assignments including traditional Quality Engineer duties.

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

Job Knowledge:

Extensive senior-level quality engineering experience using quality systems and tools involving supplier relations and new product development

Advanced knowledge of quality continual process improvement techniques in a Lean manufacturing environment and in statistical waste reduction techniques

Proficient in process auditing with significant competency in analyzing. trouble shooting and resolving complex quality situations.

Solid Technical Experience in driving quality improvement projects both internally and with suppliers

Knowledgeable in advanced data collection, measuring, analysis, improvement, and control

Strong knowledge of manufacturing processes (assembly, weld, metal forming, paint, electrical assembly) and quality control methodologies and documentation

Proficient in use of Microsoft Office Suite

Working experience with the FDA Quality System Regulation (21CFR820), ISO 9000, ISO 13485 quality standards

Knowledgeable of Advanced Product Quality Planning techniques and tools


MS preferred - BS degree required

Project Manager experience preferred

A minimum of two commercially successful new product deployments required

Advanced Level Quality Systems experience required

Manufacturing or biomedical assessment activities strongly preferred

Verbal and written communication skills including good persuasion skills required

ASQ Quality Engineer Certification desirable

Experience in the medical device industry and products a plus

Non-Negotiable Hiring Criteria:

Prior new product deployment quality planning/project management with commercialization success

Excellent verbal and written communications skills in the international environment

Passion for math, scientific method, and statistical thinking

Strong Quality Systems understanding

Strong statistical methodologies background (SPC, Statistical Problem Solving)

Self-confident team success-oriented contributor

At Kelly Services, we work with the best. Our clients include 99 of the Fortune 100 companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to access the best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connect with Kelly

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.


Posted: 2020-10-02 Expires: 2020-11-02

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