We are currently looking for a Quality ENGINEER for one of our client in the manufacturing industry located in Kingston, Ontario.
The Operational Quality Assurance (OQA) Engineer supports the operational cells in implementing, managing and improving all quality relevant elements, such as product quality requirements, the process preparation, in process control, feedback / feed forward, and quality process management.
They support the cells in the correct usage of Q6 elements to ensure quality and to optimize the problem solving process.
Quality control and inspection activities are supported according to the defined process. The final inspection before handover to the customer is a key OQA activity.
Main tasks :
Supporting operations and especially the cells as well as supporting departments and functions in the proper usage of the Q6 and BiQ element ;
Quality control and inspection activities, Identification and reoccurring, and systematic problems. Initiating of problem solving processes, supporting feedback process and integration of lessons learnt into causing functions ;
The final inspection before handover to the customer ;
Support the effective problem solving by leading and conducting problem solving processes, using structured problem solving methods.
Engineering degree in a technical field with associated quality experience OR a technologist degree in quality control ;
3-5 years with progressive functional responsibility within Quality ;
Very good knowledge and experience of quality standards and quality checks ;
Very good knowledge of our products and their acceptance criteria ;
Very good knowledge and experience of Q6 standards and elements, especially feedback / feed forward processes, quality gates, problem solving ;
Drive and conduct problem solving processes using structured problem solving methods ;
Knowledge of PDCA, Lean, BOS ;
Participation in BOS assessments ;
Travelling in needed.