Quality Engineer

Requisition ID:  37332
Job Location(s): 

Van Wert, OH, US

Job Description

Danfoss Van Wert is looking for a Quality Engineer to join our growing team.  This position will lead quality projects engaging intercompany sites, plant operations, and suppliers leveraging problem-solving techniques to improve and sustain plant quality performance metrics. As the key driver of quality improvements within our site, you will directly impact customers and supply base as an integral part of our business in the drive for zero defects quality performance.

Job Responsibilities

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

  • Lead/support process assessments and other performance improvement activities within our site
  • Lead weekly reviews on quality performance metrics identifying and driving improvements with the use of data analytics and problem-solving tools.
  • Lead monthly quality performance and project status reviews of quality projects
  • Support/lead deployment of IATF QMS requirements within our site participating in our Internal Audit process
  • Lead/support validation of the implementation of corrective / improvement actions across our value stream (supplier, plant, intercompany operations) when needed, to assess the effectiveness of improvements.
  • Support deployment of risk mitigation activities across our value stream, to proactively identify and address potential quality risks.
  • Monitor operational metrics, and customer/supplier performance promptly to proactively address potential issues.

Background & Skills

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree at an accredited institution
  • Minimum three (3) years of combined experience in a Quality role in operations

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certified lead internal auditor (ISO9001 / IATF16949)
  • 8D structured team problem-solving methods
  • Green belt/black belt certification
  • Expert in AIAG PPAP Production Part Approval Process
  • Experience with AIAG Design and Process FMEA
  • Experience in the use of SAP (ERP system)
  • Knowledge of engineering drawings & tolerancing, standards & specifications
  • Fabrication, machining, and assembly knowledge and experience are preferred

 

At Danfoss, we believe that a diverse and inclusive workplace fosters creativity, innovation, and a broader perspective in decision-making. When you consider this job posting, do you feel like your profile is not a perfect match? Numerous studies have found that women and people of color are more likely to apply only when they meet all the requirements listed in the job posting. Even if you do not check all the boxes, we encourage you to apply anyway. We are curious to find out how you can bring new insights to the role or to Danfoss as an organization.

Employee Benefits

We are excited to offer you the following benefits with your employment:

  • Bonus system
  • Paid vacation
  • Flexible working hours
  • Personal Insurance
  • Opportunity to join Employee Resource Groups
  • State-of-the-art virtual work environment
  • Employee Referral Program

 

This list does not promise or guarantee any particular benefit or specific action. They may depend on country or contract specifics and are subject to change at any time without prior notice.

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 solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.