Posted 1 month ago

Quality Engineer

Company: Sumitomo
Category: Manufacturing/Skilled Trades

 Glendale Heights

Type: Full Time

Sumitomo is seeking a Quality Engineer to join their team. This position will primarily be responsible for resolving and closing, preventative and corrective actions across all of SMA. This includes documented implementation plans and validation audits for preventative and corrective actions, both internal and customer. This person will coordinate the completion of quality system activities to ensure consistent compliance with quality system requirements. Essential Functions:

  • Issue and coordinate the completion/close-out of Corrective & Preventive Actions.
  • Evaluates data, prepares graphs/charts, and writes reports to validate or indicate deviations from existing standards.
  • Closing internal and customer corrective actions (including regional facilities) by monitoring and managing the quality database.
  • Performs 90-day validation audits.
  • Develop, implement and improve in-house audit processes.
  • Developing and maintaining internal audit schedule and validation audit schedule.
  • Implementing ongoing quality improvement processes working with interdepartmental teams.
  • Routine quality briefings with production and machining cells.
  • Writing and reviewing 8Ds, QIRs, and 5 Why documents.
  • Management of PPAP samples and PPAP filing system.
  • Preparing and completing action plans in response to corrective and preventative actions.
  • Reviews quality assurance standards, studies existing policies and procedures, and interviews personnel and customers to evaluate effectiveness of quality assurance program.
  • Performance of QA studies such as Gage R&Rs.
  • Management and promotion of SSPs and SSP database.
  • Ensure compliance with Company Quality Manual and ISO 9001 requirements.