JOB SUMMARY Quality Engineer will be assigned to either the Production or New Product Development engineering team working cooperatively in a team environment to support development of robust manufacturing processes and quality systems to support the company’s growth in the industrial and aerospace investment casting markets.
Quality system and problem solving skills are essential to the job. Quality engineers will be required to: identify/define problems; perform root cause analysis, and support solution implementation to address problems that affect yield, rework, and overall quality of the product using a standardized approach (PDCA, Six Sigma, …). A developing leadership role in resolving cross-functional problems is required. Gather, interpret, and audit data to determine acceptance of product to customer specifications (internal and external). Knowledge and application of statistics is required to support these activities.
The candidate must be able to travel periodically to other CPP facilities, customers and vendors to provide problem-solving and technical/audit support.
ESSENTIAL TASKS AND DUTIES
Develop, maintain, and advance CPP quality systems, procedures, and practices
Able to interpret customer drawings, specifications, reports and basic working knowledge of GD&T
Communicate with customers to resolve/address quality system concerns/inquires
Use problem solving tools and techniques to increase profitability
Routinely audit production lots for adherence to established techniques and to ensure the repeatability of the results
Participation during customer/external audits including preparation, guidance and closure
Active participation in continuous improvement efforts
< > for quality enforcement of casting manufacturing process. Continuous improvement of process/product such that castings meet or exceed customer expectationsSupport the identification of process yield issues using various data analysis techniques (statistical, mathematical, DOE, 6 Sigma, etc.) to uncover variables in the process that are not maintained in a controlled fashion
Generate quality shipment documentation including certificates of conformance and other quality audit checklists
Drive closure of preventative/corrective actions, customer returns/inquires
Manage resolution of non-conforming material/processes
Contract review in adherence with CPP standards and practices
Coordinate with engineering team applicable qualification documentation and data submittal packages
Interact with CPP NDT level III personnel to ensure product compliance
Good written communication skills are required to develop internal job instructions
Support Gage R&R studies, process capability, SPC, correlation and other data related statistical activities
Document quality work procedures and processes
Work closely with other departments to ensure organization objectives are achieved
Maintain a positive work atmosphere with respect and communication in a professional manner
Utilize basic engineering skills to approach problems analytically and derive sound conclusions
Good verbal communication skills and can feel at ease communicating with customers and engineering groups
Good verbal communications with all levels of CPP management and manufacturing
Familiar with FMEA, Control Plan and PPAP documentation
Internal Number: CO1110
About Consolidated Precision Products
Founded in 1991, CPP has grown substantially over the past 25 years through a combination of acquisitions and organic growth. From our first facility in Cudahy, California, CPP is now comprised of 19 global facilities manufacturing products for the aerospace, defense, and industrial gas turbine markets. CPP is a portfolio company of Warburg Pincus LLC.