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QA Lab Test Engineer

Kelly Services
Huntley, IL 60142
**QA Lab Test Engineer Algonquin, Illinois**

_Kelly Engineering Resources is seeking a skilled Quality Assurance Lab Test Engineer to join a consumer product manufacturers team in the northwestern Chicago area. This is a contract-to-permanent opportunity with an industry leader._

The QA Lab Test Engineer is responsible for conducting fundamental, thorough, complex experiments and tests on companys products by using standard and non-standard procedures with computer automated instrumentation. This includes qualification and failure analysis to support all internal and external customers. Key responsibilities include ALT (accelerated life testing), measurement, metallurgical testing, failure analysis, reliability testing, coating(s) and combustion/flow testing.

**Primary Responsibilities**

+ Provide oversight on research testing, analysis, and reporting of empirical data and observations of product testing.

+ Create and document procedures and requirements for establishing Quality and Reliability criteria on new and existing products and components.

+ Has primary accountability for managing the research testing and analysis of new product development projects.

+ Provides engineering analysis and information on the safety and reliability of products to Quality Engineers and Quality Management Team.

+ Facilitates PPAP (Pre-Production Approval Process) measurement and qualification of new parts and assemblies.

+ Performs and provides oversight on special research testing of new and unusual products where requirements and judgment criteria may not exist.

+ Designs and builds test fixtures where required.

+ PLC programming to automate testing.

+ Uses sound and reliable engineering judgment working with cross functional teams, to determine if Company and Global Agency safety and quality requirements are met.

+ Identifies and communicates technical risks and implements mitigation plans.

+ Designs and implements new internal testing and evaluation procedures into the workflow.

+ Identify and develop Statistical Process Controls where needed.

+ Promotes teamwork and sets an example for improving operations and work efficiency throughout organization, especially in the 5S process.

+ Assists the Lab Supervisor/Manager in co-managing and coaching the members of the laboratory staff.

+ Some travel may be required domestically.

**Minimum Qualifications**

+ Bachelor of Science Degree (4-year degree) in Science or Engineering Major from an Accredited College or University OR

+ Associate Degree in related field plus 10 years professional full time working experience in laboratory operations OR

+ Have a minimum of one year of professional, full time working experience in the testing and engineering analysis of gas-fired, charcoal/solid fuel-fired or electrically operated appliances.

+ Knowledge Six Sigma (Sigma Science) processes to solve design and performance problems for product optimization.

+ Knowledge of 5S processes.

**Other Skills and Abilities Required**

+ Working ability with gas-fuel fired equipment and operation.

+ Working ability in plumbing, piping and 3V to 480V electrical circuits.

+ Working ability with analog and digital laboratory equipment.

+ Working ability in Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

+ Working ability with data acquisition software.

+ Working ability with digital Imaging/Photography.

+ Working ability with statistical analysis software (ie JMP, Minitab)


**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/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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: 2021-10-11 Expires: 2021-11-11

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