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Lead Quality Engineer

80,000 – 90,000 yearly

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 9/25/23

Job Description

Job description:


  • Participate in the continuous improvement and overall management of Quality, ensuring compliance with corporate requirements, ISO, and all other applicable quality standards.
  • Work with all teams to develop main business processes, procedures, and work instructions.
  • Initiate, monitor, complete, and audit Corrective Actions for effectiveness.
  • Lead problem solving activities related to Quality.
  • Support all projects relating to cost of quality/cost of failure.
  • Provide necessary support to ensure continued ISO certification by being an internal auditor and conducting monthly Internal ISO Audits
  • Provide training and help develop staff.
  • Lead and provide support for Kaizen events, Six Sigma projects and daily activities that will support manufacturing, engineering, and quality efforts.
  • Follow a Six Sigma DMAIC road map to lead to performance improvements and cost reductions.
  • Complete cause investigations and implement corrective actions and preventive actions by participating in teams.
  • Collect, track, and improve metrics for quality performance for internal quality and supplier quality issues including scrap, rework, and process quality; support yearly goal planning and Sites' metrics improvements.
  • Be an important participant in the New Product Development process ensuring process carefulness.
  • Support domestic or international Codes and Standards activities.



  • Bachelors degree in engineering or manufacturing
  • Lean Six Sigma Black Belt or Green Belt Certification required.
  • Must have 5 to 7 years' experience with the use and implementation of Quality concepts in a manufacturing environment.
  • Prior experience with the implementation and use of Statistical Process Control and Continuous Improvement Tools
  • Must have experience in basic Metrology and Calibration.
  • Certified Lead Auditor or ISO Auditor is a plus.
  • Supervisory and management experience in a manufacturing environment is a plus.

Why is This a Great Opportunity:


Are you a Quality Engineer with a passion for continuous process improvement? Do you enjoy exceeding customer requirements? If so, we want to hear from you. We are seeking a Quality Leader for a global manufacturing company that is focused on water treatment technology.

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : 80000

Salary Max : 90000

Currency Type : US Dollars

Company Details

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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