Quality Engineer - Portland, OR
Copper Brass Sales NA
Portland, OR

About $68,000 - $93,000 a year

Your responsibilities
Summary of Position: Ensures that the quality system enables processes yielding a high level of quality meeting customer requirements. The Quality Engineer will update and create quality processes and procedures supporting the QMS. Will create and implement a system to measure and monitor performance and report findings. The Quality Engineer will lead quality improvement projects based on external and internal data using statistical and lean methodologies. The Quality Engineer supports the Sales organization in reviewing and approving customer specifications and requirements during new product, and/or account onboarding. Key Accountabilities: • Coordinates and conducts product, process, and system audits to ensure the quality system meets internal, customer, and regulatory requirements • Monitors and improves quality processes i.e. Internal Audit, Measurements System, Corrective Action. • Analyzes quality data using typical quality, and advanced statistical tools • Documents and leads resolution of customer quality issues using formal problem solving methodologies such as 8D or six sigma DEMIAC. • Creates quality reports showing trends, and critical issues needing resolution • Coordinates and collaborates with associates, Operations, Sales, and Procurement management on quality issues • Collaborates with the OpEx team on Lean initiatives The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirement for the Performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.
Your profile
Minimum Requirements: • Minimum of 3 year of experience in the quality function within a formal quality systems registered to a recognized international standard. • Knowledge using formal problem solving methodologies • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field • Knowledge of measurement systems, metrology, and GD&T. • Knowledge of statistical sampling and process control tools • Excellent verbal and written communication skills • Knowledge of statistical packages and Microsoft Office • Systems normally required. Preferred Requirements: • Experience in metal/machining manufacturing environment. • Certified Quality Engineer, or 6-sigma certification • Experience working with a quality system registered to Aerospace, Automotive, or Medical quality standard
Our offer to you

Safety at work and Healthcare
Safety at work & Healthcare: Highest standards in occupational safety and health, comprehensive programs and measures for safety at work and preventive healthcare with comprehensive coverage and flexible options.

Security for the future
Financial security for your individual retirement plan.

Respect, recognition and appreciation of the contribution of everyone. Regular team - and social events.

Continuing development
Training and continuing developement options. Help to grow alongside with us, in personality and profession.

Compensation and benefits
We offer a lot: Fair working conditions and a reasonable, competitive compensation are the foundation for many more attractive benefits.

Open, tolerant and constructive work environment with a team consistent of diverse views and backgrounds.
We work together closely and respect each other, for over 200 years now and up till today. If that is just as important to you as it is to us, apply now!

Copper Brass Sales NA is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, genetics, disability, gender identity, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other protected characteristic required by applicable law. Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation in connection with the application process are encouraged to contact us directly.