18 days old

Quality Engineer

Kelly Services
Athens, OH 45701
Quality Engineer (Athens, OH)

Client, a state-of-the-art manufacture of electron microscopy equipment, is currently hiring a Quality Engineer, Direct Hire.

This position is responsible for supporting the Quality Management System (QMS) as it directly relates to Spaceflight Cryocooler Production and Engineering by holding responsibility for establishing and ensuring compliance with production and documentation control. Role will also be responsible for writing and revising process documents and work instructions for Spaceflight Cryocooler production tasks, processes, and procedures.

Role works as part of the Quality Team and will report to the Quality Manager, with special assignment to the Spaceflight Cryocooler business, and is tightly integrated with Spaceflight Cryocooler Engineering, Testing and Assembly Technicians, Manufacturing Technicians and Leads, and Inspectors.


Assist in the development, implementation, and improvement of the AMT Quality Management System.

Working closely with the Spaceflight Cryocooler Build Engineer and Technicians, create project-specific production control documentation such as routings, process documents and test procedures.

Facilitate review and approval of all project-based documentation (of Engineering and Quality origin) through the project-based Configuration Control Board.

Administer production control of Spaceflight Cryocooler hardware via: delivering all necessary documentation and hardware in job packs to the production floor; collect all hardware and documentation when jobs are complete; ensure documentation has been completed properly and conduct follow-up activities as necessary to complete; close and file jobs within the record-keeping system.

Maintain control of bonded-storage inventory.

Collect documentation for and organize end item data packages in line with customer needs and Quality standards.

Collect, organize and maintain project-based electronic inspection data as well as running surface pictures and evaluation.

Serve as a member of Quality Internal Audit Team, auditing spaceflight procedures in accordance with approved Quality documentation.

Support efforts to maintain ISO 9001 Certification and achieve AS9100 Certification.

Initiate non-conforming material coordination and resolution, root cause analysis, corrective and preventive action processes, including interfacing with external customers to resolve quality issues. Appropriately quarantine non-conforming materials.

Work with program management to evaluate scope of customers specific quality requirements and ability to comply; develop specific Quality Assurance Program Plans as needed.

Serve as the primary interface with customers quality representatives.

Participate in customer-specific contract and product design reviews.

Determining and implementing quality improvement factors, including implementing continuous improvement product and/or process systems that prevent quality issues with cross-functional team support.

Working in accordance with deadlines for delivery of products.

Provide weekly status updates to the Quality/EHS Manager.


Four-year Engineering or Industrial Technology Degree preferred; equivalent work experience acceptable.

Minimum 3 years Quality Engineering experience in aerospace preferred. The right Quality Technician may also be considered.

Working knowledge of mechanical/technical processes.

Experience writing technical and/or process documents.

Experience reading technical specifications and processes, engineering drawings and descriptions as they relate to engineering designs, process flow, manufacturing techniques and quality standards, ISO experience is highly desirable.


Strong mechanical background and technical aptitude.

Ability to understand and condense complex technical concepts into concise terms to convey information to the target user in written or multimedia formats.

Ability to receive and follow work instructions precisely while paying strict attention to detail.

Ability to work alone and as part of a team.

Highly self-motivated and driven to complete tasks on schedule with minimal supervision.

Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

Strong communication skills (oral and written).

Strong computer skills with Microsoft Office experience (i.e, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access).

Presents positive impact within the Quality Assurance team and other work groups.

Must have the ability to start and organize others and work with cross-functional groups.

Strong organizational and problem-solving skills.

Client is a highly technical manufacturing company made up of 40 industry leading companies. They employ 18,000 colleagues in more than 30 countries.

Division in Athens is a world leader in the design and manufacture of free-piston Stirling cycle cryocoolers and engines.


**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: 2022-06-10 Expires: 2022-07-11

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