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Vishay Electro-Films
Quality Engineer
Posted: 3/16/19

View job description and requirements here.

Apply to:

Mike Phelan
Sr. Quality Manager
Vishay Electro-Films, Inc
Phone: (401) 691-4817
Fax: (401) 738-4389

Westerly, RI

Quality Assurance Engineer
Posted: 3/14/19

AMETEK, Inc. is a $4.7B global diversified manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices.

AMETEK is well positioned in highly competitive market segments, each with compelling growth characteristics. We expect continued business growth through the execution of our four key strategies: Operational Excellence, Strategic Acquisitions, New Products, and Global & Market Expansion. Supporting those strategies are 17,000 associates employed across 30 countries.

At AMETEK, we are committed to a corporate culture that values diversity and fosters a work environment that enables colleagues to develop meaningful and rewarding careers. We consider ourselves responsible corporate citizens and are committed to operating our facilities in an environmentally responsible manner. We also are sensitive to the needs of our communities, and, as a company, support programs that help those communities meet their health, education and social needs.

AMETEK is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: AME) and a component of the S&P 500
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The Quality Assurance Engineer will be responsible for quality operations through the continuous improvement of all products, services and processes. This leader will take a proactive approach to identify, initiate and evaluate corrective procedures. The successful candidate will utilize quality assurance best practices that integrate control measures to improve and further our overall business objectives.

Reporting Relationship:
This position will report to the Quality Manager.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:
• Provide data analysis based on customer returns and warranty requests.
• Determine changes needed in quality procedures, work instructions and performance specifications.
• Identify continuous improvement opportunities as well as corrective action activities.
• Meet plant goals in continuous improvement of all products, services and processes.
• Develop, implement and maintain process qualification protocols and reports.
• Perform document control activities including process, review and approve of quality records.
• Resolve supplier quality issues through teamwork and process improvement.
• Provide proactive and collaborative
• Provide proactive and collaborative planning with an emphasis on statistical techniques.
• Maintain, analyze and report Key Performance Indicators and Cost of Quality data to identify recurring trends and drive improvement actions to reduce internal and external failure costs.
• Participate in Root Cause and corrective action initiatives.
• Execute Non-conformance Report activities and assist with maintaining a corrective action system to address related issues.
• Work with cross-functional teams.

Required Skills
• Strong technical writing and communication skills
• Excellent critical thinking and problem-solving skills
• Proficient computer skills, specifically Microsoft Office Suite

Education & Experience
• Bachelor’s degree (Engineering discipline is preferred)
• Experience in Lean manufacturing or Six Sigma methodologies
• Knowledge of ISO 9001:2008 standard or higher
• Familiar with SUBSAFE/Level I material and requirements
• 3 – 5 years’ experience in quality and process improvement

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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