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Quality Engineer

Requisition ID:  21938
Job Location(s): 

Loves Park, IL, US

Job Description

Danfoss, a global market leader in Power Electronics (frequency converters and inverters), has an opening in its Loves Park, Illinois factory for a Quality Engineer, who is looking for an interesting career in an organization with high growth of products for energy savings and renewable energy. The Quality Engineer will report into the Value Stream within Supply Chain and report directly to the Value Stream Manager.

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, the following.  

  • Root cause analysis and implementation of corrective actions for process related concerns.
  • Responsible for continuous improvement activities to enhance quality systems such as Kaizens, 5S, etc.
  • Develop training to build quality awareness.
  • Analyze failures, and implement corrective and preventative action to respond to customer complaints.
  • Recommend product design and process changes to improve product quality.
  • Conduct audits, create audit finding reports and determine the proper corrective and preventative actions for those findings.
  • Utilize Statistical and lean based tools to complete a variety of projects to meet business objectives.
  • Lead small teams or groups to meet quality objectives.

Background & Skills

The ideal candidate possesses these skills. 

Basic Minimum Skills Required

  • Bachelor Degree in Industrial, Manufacturing, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering is required.
  • Proven track record of implementing quality and lean principles in a manufacturing or service environment that have made improvements to operations.
  • Electronic or drives/frequency converter assembly and quality experience highly preferred.
  • Position requires excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to actively participate and facilitate group meetings.

 

Other Aspects

  • 6 Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt preferred.
  • Knowledge and experience with Access database.
  • Strong personality who will be able to work with employees on all levels.
  • Strong interpersonal skills for both internal and external communication and cooperation.
  • Travel may be required from time to time.

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.

Danfoss engineers advanced technologies that enable us to build a better, smarter, and more efficient tomorrow. In the world’s growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in our homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integrated renewable energy.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, motor control, and mobile and industrial machinery.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Today, Danfoss holds market-leading positions, serving customers in more than 100 countries. We are privately held by the founding family.

 

Danfoss engineers advanced technologies that enable us to build a better, smarter, and more efficient tomorrow. In the world’s growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in our homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integrated renewable energy.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, motor control, and mobile and industrial machinery.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Today, Danfoss holds market-leading positions, serving customers in more than 100 countries. We are privately held by the founding family.

 


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