1+ months

Senior Quality Engineer

Kelly Services
Vancouver, WA 98661
**Sr. Quality Engineer**

**Direct Hire**

**Location: Vancouver, Washington**

**$2000 sign on bonus offered**

**Newly hired employees will receive our $2,000 sign on bonus in $1,000 increments after 6 months and 9 months completion of employment!**

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Sr Quality Engineer at a Vancouver, Washington manufacturing plant. This position is responsible for on-site supplier quality oversight, R&D trials, and CAPA system. The Senior QE will assist in data collection and analysis for new and marketed product support including new launches, line extensions, and cost saving projects. As Senior QE, the role will demonstrate high level root cause analysis, statistics, and leadership.


+ Follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), company policies, safety policies and practices, quality standards, and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP).

+ Supervise all customer/consumer complaint investigations to determine root cause.

+ Drive continuous improvement for Suppliers through application of quality tools, Quality System metrics, and surveillance programs.

+ Perform analysis and evaluate QMS to meet company and regulatory requirements, including Food Safety initiatives.

+ Support the Global Supplier QMS and Supplier Quality Metrics.

+ Drive the timely closure of complaints files.

+ Ensure Quality System complies with requirements outlined in the Company Global Quality Manual, Global Food Safety Standards, and FDA cGMP regulations.

+ Apply Quality Engineer skills to oversee the plant Validation Program, to perform Statistical Process Control (SPC) tests for line capability understanding and monitoring, and to lead plant-relevant input into FMEAs and lessons learned for new and marketed products.

+ Facilitate problem-solving (root cause analysis and CAPA).

+ Run the CAPA Board providing metrics to ensure investigations are properly conducted meeting assigned timetables, (internally and at suppliers).

+ May work cross-functionally with Manufacturing, Purchasing, and R&D.


+ BS/MS degree in related field (Quality Engineering certification desirable)

+ 5 years quality experience in the consumer products, manufacturing and/or pharmaceutical industries

+ Experience effectively partnering with operations while working in a plant environment and/or equivalent combination of experience and education that could likely provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to perform the job.

+ Lean Six Sigma Green Belt preferred, Black Belt a plus


+ Knowledge of cGMPs, 21 CFR Part 111, 117, or Global Food Safety Standards, or ISO for manufacturing systems

+ Knowledge of Quality Engineering

+ High initiative with demonstrated leadership, results orientated

+ Excellent influence, persuasion, verbal, and written communication skills required

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

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

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

**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, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (


Posted: 2022-03-21 Expires: 2022-06-20

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