Quality Engineer in Westland, MI at Vitro

Date Posted: 7/1/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

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Vitro is a leading manufacturer and distributor of automotive glass. We are looking for innovative and results-oriented people who want to contribute and make our company better. As a Tier 1 Supplier, we engineer products to meet the rigorous safety and aesthetic standards of the automobile industry.

At our facility in Westland, MI, we are expanding operations and looking for a Quality Engineer. This growing facility was opened in 2007 and performs value-add operations as a Tier 1 supplier in the automotive industry. We offer an exciting and fast paced working environment, challenging responsibility, and a competitive compensation and benefits package.

Key Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate root cause analysis using problem solving tools to address customer concerns
  • Support internal and external customers.  Able to present Root Cause Analysis to customers in a timely manner
  • Reduce internal scrap through continuous improvement initiatives
  • Work on Control Plans, PFMEA, Flow Charts, Work instructions and Root Cause Analysis

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

 

 

Job Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
  • 2 years of professional (automotive or related industry) experience, automotive glass manufacturing experience preferred 
  • Working knowledge of IATF 16949 quality systems required
  • General understanding of the automotive process and Tier I or OEM engineering experience
  • The ability to facilitate problem solving in a cross functional team environment
  • APQP experience preferred
  • Working knowledge of Lean Six Sigma concepts preferred
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills, ability to communicate with all levels of personnel and customers
  • Ability to multitask, high sense of urgency
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written) for interactions with management, peers, vendors and customers
  • Ability to trouble-shoot, analyze and resolve problems, plan, organize and share information
  • Ability to work independently and manage projects to established timelines as performance is measured against project goals and specific assignments