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Quality Engineer, New Products & Processes

Quality Engineer, New Products & Processes
Sheboygan, WI
Here are just a few great reasons to check this out!
• Rockline Industries is one of the world’s largest consumer product producers of wet wipes and coffee filters.
• You want to share your quality expertise in developing and implementing systems around performance of materials, manufacturing processes, and products.
• You want to be noticed. This is high visibility, high impact position that makes contributions every day.
• You want to be part of a top-notch Global Quality Assurance team where your efforts will be respected and valued to ensure first-time-right performance.
• You enjoy working cross functionally, especially with our Global Product Development team, to determine critical material, packaging, product, and process characteristics; their limits; testing methods; and needed manufacturing controls.
• You want the chance to learn and grow as you lead continuous improvement projects resulting in-best-in class product quality.
Sounds like a great opportunity, right?  As we understand that searching for employment can be a sensitive process, please be assured that your interest in this position will be kept confidential.  We have a few requirements….
• Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Engineering or Applied Science required or a combination of education and related experience.
• 2+ years of hands-on Quality experience/exposure with FDA regulated products is required.
• ASQ technical certification (CQE, CSSBB, CSSGB) is preferred.
About Rockline:
Founded in 1976, Rockline is a family owned and privately held company who partners with recognized companies in the healthcare industry and professional markets. Rockline helps make busy lives a little easier! From coffee filters to a wide variety of wet wipe products, you will find our quality products in all retail channels, hospitals, restaurants, and offices throughout the world. We have manufacturing facilities in Wisconsin; New Jersey; Arkansas; Redditch, England; and South China.
Interested or Want to Learn More?
Please visit our website at www.rocklineind.com or contact Barb Hamann, Talent Scout/Recruiter at (920)451-7696 or bahamann@rocklineind.com.  Thank you for reviewing our posting.  If this position is for you, we look forward to your application!  If this position is not for you, please feel free to share within your network of friends!

Manufacturing Quality Planning Manager

Job ID: 2016-22380
# of Positions: 1
Internal Title: QC Manager
Position: Type Regular Full Time
Category: Reliability & Quality – RQ
Location: US-IL-Lisle
Travel: Up To 50%
Relocation Offered: Yes
ERP Eligibility: Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus

Overview:

Navistar International Corporation is a leading North American truck manufacturer with great products, strong market positions and best-in-class distribution. For 175 years we have had a 100% commitment to doing what it takes to satisfy our customers, and our commitment today is as strong as ever. We are rededicated to strengthening our core businesses. Our recent investments and product launches position us for success. It all starts with a comprehensive approach and a team effort from our employees. So we’re looking for exceptionally talented and results-oriented individuals to join us and deliver on our promises to our customers, dealers, employees and shareholders.

The Manufacturing Quality Planning Manager will support and verify that new vehicle models are launched with quality. Will serve as supervisor/manager over the group of manufacturing global quality engineers.

Position Purpose and Requirements:

Develops, implements and maintains the activities of quality control systems. Oversees development and implementation of standards, methods and procedures for inspecting, testing and evaluating the precision, accuracy and reliability of company products. Develops budget and monitors expenditures. Makes recommendations for corrective action necessary to ensure conformity with quality specifications. Ensures finished products conform to government and company standards and satisfy good manufacturing practices regulations. Selects, develops and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function.

Basic Requirements:

•Bachelor’s degree and at least 8 years of quality control or product manufacturing experience

•At least 2 years of management experience

Additional Requirements:

•Qualified candidates, excluding current Navistar employees, must be legally authorized on an unrestricted basis (US Citizen, Legal Permanent Resident, Refugee or Asylee) to be employed in the United States. Navistar does not anticipate providing employment related work sponsorship for this position (e.g., H-1B status)

•Working knowledge of Manufacturing APQP

•Strong working knowledge of pFMEA

Desired Skills:

•Understanding of new model launch

•Ability to coach others

Competencies:

•Positive Attitude
•Comfort Around Higher Management
•Managerial Courage
•Drive for Results
•Standing Alone

Apply Online…

Visit us at www.Navistar.com to discover more about our organization

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer: EEO is the Law Poster, EEO is the Law Supplement

May General Meeting 🗓 🗺

Meeting date – Wednesday, May 11th 2016
Time: 6.00pm

Venue – Pescatore Palace
3400 N River Rd Franklin Park IL. 60631

Cost – $30 (members and non-members)

Menu – Focaccio Bruschitta
Mostaccolay/marianna sauce
salad/dressing
Chicken breast vessovio
Beef medallion
Roast potatoes
Green beans
Ice cream
Coffee/soda

Topic- FDA Inspections and “GO” 101
Speaker – Karen Masley-Joseph
https://www.linkedin.com/in/karen-masley-joseph-6ab6b03

Presentation:
Synopsis: This presentation will provide an overview of FDA’s Office of Global Regulatory Operations and Policy (GO) and FDA’s interaction with industry through inspections. It will describe how GO operations impact you as a consumer and provide some helpful references for when and how FDA interacts with the industries it regulates.
Presenter: Karen Masley-Joseph is a Case Review Expert in the Office of Regulatory Affairs (ORA) at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). In this role, Karen leads enterprise-wide improvements of FDA compliance processes and provides consults to the Department of Justice on enforcement actions of medical devices, pharmaceuticals and dietary supplements. In her 14 years at FDA, Karen has held many positions including the Director of the ORA Quality Management System Staff (QMSS), Regional Quality System Manager, Medical Device Investigator, and Compliance Officer. As QMSS Director, Karen managed successful audits with international regulatory partners, led the development of the first QMSS outcomes based strategic plan, and successfully led a team to achieve ISO 17025 laboratory accreditation within 6 months. In other roles, Karen contributed to joint FDA/industry initiatives to advance the quality of medical devices and has conducted numerous FDA inspections of domestic and foreign medical device manufacturers. Karen is an ASQ Certified Biomedical Auditor (CBA) and Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence (CMQ/OE). Karen earned an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management and holds a BS in Chemical Engineering, also from Northwestern.
Topic: Developing Talent – Developing Quality Competencies of First and Early Career Individuals.

Speaker – Daryl Bechdolt
https://www.linkedin.com/in/darylbechdolt

3e9d650Daryl Bechdolt will provide an overview of Schneider Electric’s Continuous Improvement Development program branded “El CID”. The targeted three-year program offers early   career and college graduates a chance to develop quality and continuous improvement competencies and learn from experienced continuous improvement belts. Daryl will review the structured process which provides the participants a roadmap and toolkit to advance their careers while adding value to Schneider Electric.


Registration is Closed

Quality Engineer – WITTENSTEIN – Bartlett, IL

WITTENSTEIN (www.wittenstein-us.com) Committed to being your world-class partner of intelligent mechatronic drive technology, servo systems and mechanical components, WITTENSTEIN uses the power of science, innovation and forward thinking engineering to provide you cutting-edge technology for motion.

Since pioneering the alpha servo planetary gear reducer in 1983, support and motion requirements from the market have continued to change and WITTENSTEIN is well positioned to deliver reliable products and services to its customers and partners.

WITTENSTEIN North America has an outstanding opportunity for a passionate individual to assume the role of Quality Engineer.  The selected candidate will be responsible for Quality Engineering activities with a focus on root cause analysis, corrective action and process improvements projects in support of all WITTENSTEIN North America Business Units and organizational functions.

Job Requirements

Perform root cause analysis, and recommend corrective action(s) for a broad range of internal and external customer issues.
Interpret specifications and test results to make product accept/reject decisions.
Effectively lead and participate in cross-functional value stream mapping, 8D investigations, and Lean projects.
Review and approve electrical and mechanical drawings, assembly instructions, acceptance test procedures and related documents as a member of the configuration control board (CCB).
Collaborate in the development of test plans to verify process performance and compliance with customer requirements as part of new product development projects.
Perform QMS internal audits and floor audits (gemba walks) in support of continual improvement initiatives.
Use appropriate data collection and analysis, and apply the optimal quality improvement tools and techniques to achieve desired outcomes for process optimization, reducing variation, error-proofing, and continual improvement.
Partner with external and internal customers to create positive customer experiences.
Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Must have recent, direct experience as a Quality Engineer generalist in a structured QMS organizational environment (ISO9001, AS9100, TS16949, etc.).
Ability to read and interpret mechanical drawings, wiring diagrams, electrical schematics, assembly instructions, acceptance test procedures, test records, and evaluate the results.
Must have a general knowledge of ASME Y14.5M, working knowledge of GD&T, and must understand the x, y, z coordinate system; CMM experience a plus.
Ability to facilitate teams and organize, analyze and resolve process issues among organizational functions.
Proven effective communications with external and internal customers.
Proficient Microsoft Office skills, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Outlook, CRM and SharePoint for use in daily activities.

Education and Experience

ASQ Certified Quality Engineer (CQE) required.
Experience in ISO19011 based QMS Auditing, or CQA required.
Additional ASQ/Professional certifications (i.e. PMP, Lean, Six-Sigma) a plus.

In addition to gaining invaluable experience, you will have

Competitive Base Salary
Matching 401(k)
Profit Sharing
Discretionary Bonus

Excellent Benefits

Medical Insurance
Dental Insurance
Vision Insurance
Short-term Disability Insurance
Long-term Disability Insurance
Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
Flexible Spending Accounts (Medical & Dependent Care)
Wellness Incentive & Reimbursement Program

Apply Online Here…

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