eamvantage is a full-service product development, engineering and manufacturing partner offering manufacturing solutions for the medical device, electronics, defense and industrial markets located in Forest Lake, MN.
We are currently seeking an experienced Sustaining Quality Engineer to join our team! This position is responsible for managing and prioritizing inspection workload and optimizing inspection systems, deliverables and methods to ensure continual improvement.
This is a full-time position with excellent benefits including medical, dental, life insurance, short and long term disability, flex spending, 401k with matching and quarterly profit sharing. This position reports to the Quality Manager.
Work cooperatively with all employees.
Manage, lead and develop the quality inspectors.
Maintain and organize in-process inspection documentation.
Develop and/or adapt inspection equipment to meet quality standards.
Drive continual improvement in regard to procedures, work flow, process streamline, compliance to standards, and to ensure product quality.
Act as a liaison between Engineering, Operations and customers.
Investigate and determine cause of quality issues and assist production and other personnel with the MRB and Corrective Action processes.
Act as a back-up to the Sustaining Quality Engineer - Metrology.
Provide opportunities and training for personal and professional development of the quality inspector team.
Complete performance reviews and 5-5-5’s, and provide timely and constructive performance feedback to the metrology team.
Education: Preferred Associates or Bachelor’s degree in Quality or equivalent experience.
Licensing/Registration/Certification: Valid identification and the ability to work legally in the United States.
Experience: Preferred three years of experience in quality with a minimum of one year in plastic injection molding.
Skills: Excellent interpersonal, communication and project management skills; effective business correspondence and reporting; working knowledge of Microsoft Office and business operating systems; ability to lead, motivate, develop and manage employees
Knowledge: Knowledge and understanding of contract manufacturing processes; knowledge of print reading, including GD&T; knowledge of inspection methods, measuring equipment, i.e. CMM’s, Vision systems etc. and validation protocols.
Abilities: To be able to perform daily tasks safely; to work independently with limited supervision; To be able to solve practical problems and work effectively with customers, vendors and other departments; to manage multiple priorities; to manage and develop people.
Teamvantage is not your typical manufacturing company.
Founded in 1972, we are a state-of-the-art, custom contract manufacturer and injection molder providing creative solutions to our customers' unique manufacturing challenges.
Vitally important to the success of every program is the unparalleled collaboration of our team of experts with yours.