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Solon OH Full Time Posted by: Swagelok Posted: Friday, 22 May 2020
Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

Shift: 1st shift

Facility: (Order Fulfillment Center) 29495 F.A. Lennon Drive, Solon OH 44139

Position Summary:
Develops and/or coordinates the development of quality plans and quality specifications for selected parts, using Swagelok's standardized process development methodology. Independently evaluates, selects, and applies standard quality engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria, using judgment in making adaptations and modifications. May utilize project management methods to complete assignments, or to plan, direct, and coordinate activities of functional area as part of a corporate cross-functional project. Independently develops clear and specific objectives for given assignments that may require the investigation of several alternative quality solutions. Develops thoughts and ideas into solutions with approval from supervisor and provides guidance to co-ops, contract engineers, technicians and other engineers. Effectively participates in a team setting to achieve results. Effectively leads moderate to large projects. Trains other quality engineers and technicians in the use of sound quality engineering practices.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

• Develop and implement product quality assurance plans and specifications.
• Assist in the development and implementation of process control plans for designated products.
• Collect and assess statistical capability data to ensure compliance of products, processes and measurement systems to stated quality goals and initiate corrective action as necessary.
• Assess compliance of control plans to stated quality goals and initiate corrective action as necessary.
• Design and acquire gauges, measurement systems, and data collection systems.
• Provide training in product quality requirements, process control tools, statistical methods, gage design, and problem solving to appropriate personnel.
• Issue or modify quality related documents via DCN system.
• Provide feedback and approval of documents included, but not limited to, technical bulletins, test procedures, test data analyses, preliminary catalog information, manufacturing drawings.
• Conduct and report the results of internal process audits.
• Complete periodic reporting of project status, as required.
• Drive process improvements to reduce the risk of external escapes. Engage production to proactively identify quality risks and drive improvements
• Assist in development of Service group product family plans.
• Lead and/or participate in PQP events. This includes defining customer requirements, completing SDA's, completing process analyses, conducting process and gage studies, and conducting DMA's.
• Train others in use of PQP toolbox.
• Work with support groups to develop improved gauging methods, improve machine capability, and adjust product requirements.
• Work with Project and Manufacturing personnel to ensure the smooth implementation of process development work in to Value Stream operations.
• Attend PQP CoP meetings.
• Communicates progress through management updates and team meetings.
• Act as a resource to evaluate nonconforming material conditions and provide approval recommendation.
• Assess key performance indicators to identify opportunities for improvement and initiate disciplined problem solving.
• Follow-up on corrective action responses and ensure implementation of appropriate problem resolution methods and verify effectiveness.
• Assist internal suppliers, as necessary, to resolve production problems.
• Evaluate customer requests for information (eg, capability studies, state of compliance to potential customer specifications) and prepare formal responses.
• Coordinate and analyze gauge R&Rs.
• Design and analyze component capability study information on new processes or quality improvement efforts.
• Participate in department meetings to provide input into the design and implementation of product quality planning systems and procedures.
• Review testing parameters and process sample size calculations for appropriate functional requirements.
• Assist internal and external suppliers, as necessary, to resolve production problems.
• Provide reliability analysis and Weibull data calculations for project and product related issues.
• Provide input into project contracts.
• Develop and execute measurement systems for new products. Includes the coordination and analysis of gauge R&Rs.
• Design and analyze component capability study information.
• Complete necessary documentation to qualify appropriate suppliers as Ship-to-Stock.
• Responsible for entire validation phase of new product development.

Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:

• 4 year degree in Technical Field
• Maintains on-going education in related areas
• 7+ years of experience in manufacturing process design and development, quality planning, and/or quality control supervision
• 6+ months ISO/QS9000 implementation and/or auditing
• Recognized as a resource to the organization
• Able to solve complex problems and complete multiple projects
• Applies proven technology independently
• Strong oral and written communication skills (including presentation and facilitation skills)
• Strong computer skills (including data evaluation and statistical process analysis skills)
• Excellent time management skills
• Critical Competencies: Change Catalyst (Enabling Change - includes initiative), Service Orientation (Customer Service), Organizational Awareness, Empathy (Listening), Inspirational Leadership (Vision and Purpose), Influence, Managing & Measuring Work

• BS in Engineering or Quality-related field
• Advanced (DOE, Six Sigma) problem-solving experience

Critical Competencies:

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Working Conditions and/or Physical Requirements:

• Ability to safely and successfully perform the essential job functions consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards, including meeting qualitative and/or quantitative productivity standards.
• Ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards.
• Must be able to pass pre-employment and annual Vision Acuity tests

Solon OH, United States of America
5/22/2020 10:53:42 PM

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