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Plant Quality Engineer

Location: 

Gray Court, SC, US

Req ID 43724 | Gray Court, United States

Position Summary: Active participation in major problem-solving projects and teams. Training of ZF staff on advanced problem-solving tools and techniques. Creates and improves data management systems to minimize risk and identifies potential projects and problem areas. Active support on the creation and preparation of training material and other documents. Proactive assistance on potential critical projects or customer complaints.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Active work in problem solving in cooperation all Quality Engineers
  • Working on top projects, project details and finalization of projects in cooperation with a defined team.
  • Support and creation of Training for basic and advanced Problem-Solving methodologies/, develop and motivate employees, creation and maintaining training material for PS methodologies. Guidance to manufacturing personnel in the proper application of problem-solving methodology.
  • Creation and development of methodologies and templates for problem solving based on each specific customer request and requirement.
  • Support and works independently to Create, implement, document, and maintain permanent corrective actions for internal and external 8Ds.
  • Project oriented root cause analysis, and corrective/preventive actions.
  • Active contribution Technical and organizational projects for APS2 leadership and if needed for (quality-) engineers per leadership prioritization.
  • Monitor, analyze, and improve KPIs for APS2 and its impact to main ZFTG KPI, creation of pareto charts
  • Support projects for avoiding and preventing failure occurrence in the early stage of projects.
  • Support Customer and Supplier Quality Engineers in direct discussion with supplier or customer

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
  • 3-4 years of experience (internship/co-op included)
  • Proven ability to make recommendations to effectively resolve problems or issues, by using judgment that is in consistent with standards, practices, policies, procedures
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (e.g. Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Proven creativity and analytical methods with a high-level of attention to detail
  • Ability to interface with cross-functional teams and all levels of personnel and management
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Excellent English language competency – both verbal and written.
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Advanced knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within Engineering.
  • Working knowledge of product line(s) and engineering design principles.
  • Experience with engineering change systems.

 

 

Be part of our ZF team as Plant Quality Engineer and apply now!

 

DIVERSITY COMMITMENT: 
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion are more than just words for us. They are at the core of the ZF Way that propels our team members towards their utmost success. We strive to build and nurture a culture where inclusiveness is a natural reflex. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that every member of ZF can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape next generation mobility, safety, sustainability and social justice. 

With four generations across 118 nationalities in 41 countries, ZF combines a unique variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and ideas. Together, we solve problems, drive innovation and shape next generation mobility. 

Our company is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with us and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please contact us. Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

Our Commitment to Diversity

ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


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