Quality Engineer

Posted on: Location: Coldwater, MI Career Type: Full-time, Salaried Exempt

The Quality Engineer is responsible for the quality of the product. The Quality Engineer will evaluate product problems and process problems, and work with the appropriate assets to develop solutions to those problems in a timely manner.

Job description

The Quality Engineer will evaluate both product process problems while working with the appropriate assets to develop efficient solutions.


  • Take action on all quality issues assigned, regardless of origin.
  • Use appropriate quality tools to determine the root cause of the issue and develop a viable solution.
  • Work collectively at various levels throughout the company to implement solutions, including verification and validation of solutions to correct quality issues.
  • Assist others in data collection and statistical analysis as requested.
  • Analyze the physical property data to select the desired PSS, ISS, and CSS values.
  • Institute and follow the Advance Product Quality Planning methodology.
  • Assist the ISO9001 process by becoming an Internal Auditor and participating in at least one Internal Audit each year.
  • Produce and transmit PPAP (Product Part Approval Process) documents when required by the customer.
  • Create and use Failure Mode Effects Analyses (FMEAs).
  • Create and use Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQPs) documents.
  • Set up innovative methods to analyze data to either enhance the company‚Äôs understanding of our product or process or improve the product and process.



  • Bachelor’s degree with a focus in Chemical, Industrial or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Strong knowledge of chemical processes.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Skilled at building and effectively managing interpersonal relationships.
  • Exceptional organizational and multitasking skills with strong attention to detail.
  • Able to act with a high level of discretion and professionalism.