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Quality Engineer

Requisition ID:  15875
Job Location(s): 

Ames, US, 50011

Job Description

 

This quality engineer role will support the manufacturing teams to achieve high results by addressing customer and internal concerns through application of core quality tools. There will be a heavy focus on 8D and problem solving for our OEM’s and distributors, as well as direct support of manufacturing and assembly operations to achieve internal goals related to Safety, Quality, Delivery, and Cost

Job Responsibilities

 

  • Root cause analysis and implementation of corrective actions for process and customer related concerns
  • Assist in analysis of failures and implement corrective and preventive action in response to customer complaints
  • Utilize data driven approach to help focus manufacturing team on critical to quality topics to achieve BU strategic goals
  • Facilitate required customer certifications
  • Lead small teams or groups to meet quality objectives
  • Assist internal process audits and help facilitate corrective and preventive actions for findings
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Background & Skills

 

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Industrial, Manufacturing, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or equivalent related experience
  • Practical and proven understanding of technical problem solving (i.e. 8D methodology)
  • Proficiency with operations quality related concepts and tools (FMEA, Control Plan, Statistical Tools)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to actively participate in and facilitate group meetings
  • Technical Problem-Solving Certification/Training (Six-Sigma, Shainin, Kepner-Tregoe)
  • Knowledge of Off-Road OEM Vehicle Hydraulics
  • Experience with ISO9000 or IATF16949
  • Light travel may be required (2-4 weeks per year)

 

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.

 

Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

 

 

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

 

“Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. without company sponsorship”.

 

Danfoss is engineering technologies that enable the world of tomorrow to be better, smarter and more effective. In growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integration of renewable energy.

Our solutions are used, for example, for cooling, air conditioning, heating, controlling electric motors and mobile equipment. Our innovative engineering can be traced back to 1933, and today Danfoss is a global leader with 28,000 employees and sales in more than 100 countries. We are privately owned by the founder’s family.

Read more about us at www.danfoss.com

Danfoss is engineering technologies that enable the world of tomorrow to be better, smarter and more effective. In growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integration of renewable energy.

Our solutions are used, for example, for cooling, air conditioning, heating, controlling electric motors and mobile equipment. Our innovative engineering can be traced back to 1933, and today Danfoss is a global leader with 28,000 employees and sales in more than 100 countries. We are privately owned by the founder’s family.

Read more about us at www.danfoss.com


Nearest Major Market: Ames
Nearest Secondary Market: Des Moines