Quality Engineer I in Winona, MN at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 2/12/2018

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    Winona, MN
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Job Description

Job Title
Quality Engineer I

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Job Summary
Quality Engineer I (Materials) with our Supplier Development Team.

The Quality Engineer works within our Supplier Development Department and coordinates/performs Q.A. activities to ensure implementation of all requirements. Also monitors manufacturing process, fabrication, inspection and test and shipping activities.

Essential Functions and Competencies

Position Measurements:
  • Position performance may be measured from a combination of Corporate and Divisional Balanced Score Card Goals which will include but not limited to Financial Performance, Customer Satisfaction, Operational Excellence and Employee Focus.
  • Individual position performance goals may be specific to the position, business segment or as it related to an individual’s contribution or employment within the organization. . Position Qualificiations:
  • Effective organization and prioritization skills
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Proven ability to complete projects in a timely manner
  • Ability to support a 24/7 global business operation as required
  • Demonstrate discretion, confidentiality, independent judgment and professionalism when representing the company
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, as well as presentation skills
  • Ability to work individually or in teams
  • Understanding of and ability to use continuous improvement tools
  • Ability to travel, including day and overnight as required
  • Participate in a continuous improvement activity with complete documentation, including a follow up review with the team in a presentation format
  • Able to travel up to 10% of the time, including day and overnight as required

  • Qualifications / Education / Experience
    • Assist with an analysis of routine contract requirements to determine what quality characteristics are to be controlled; manufacturing, inspection, test equipment required; special controls of special processes; and special skills needed to ensure their proper application
    • Review the contract data item descriptions and requirements and assist with establishing the necessary controls to assure compliance
    • Participate in pilot runs and preproduction runs
    • Assist with a basic analysis of results
    • May review production and manufacturing specification processes to assure conformance to drawings specifications and contract requirements
    • Assist with the establishment of quality controls over all production processes and testing during the product cycle
    • Participate in the generation and review of various types of specification, drawings and Acceptance Test Procedures
    • Perform, when applicable, measurement capability and correlation studies to ensure continual adequacy and capability
    • Monitor special test programs on assemblies, components, special processes, etc. due to design changes and/or problems developing during the manufacturing cycle
    • Assist in inspection and testing of preproduction equipment to ensure compliance with drawings, specifications and contract requirements, prior to submittal, for customer acceptance
    • Prepare summaries and analysis of evaluations, together with all pertinent charts, graphs, etc., under guidance of more senior engineers
    • Assure that records/files are initiated and maintained in all relevant documentation pertaining to Quality Assurance
    • Perform Quality Audits to determine the effectiveness of the Quality Program and prepare audit reports
    • Participate in the verification (First Article Configuration Inspection) of hardware versus drawing/specifications
    • Prepare reports and corrective action documentation, under review of more senior engineers, in answer to Customer inquiries or complaints regarding inspection, test and production activities
    • All employees are responsible for the Quality of their work to ensure BEI meets, or exceeds Customer Satisfaction.

    • 4 year Engineering or Technical degree preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience as approved by executive management; 0-3+ years of electronics manufacturing experience

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    Job Location
    Winona, MN, USA

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