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Quality Control Engineer

Houston, TX 77095

Posted: 09/15/2023 Category: Quality Control Job Number: 35363 Approx. Rate per Hour (negotiable): 34.00 Branch: Houston Office Industry: Manufacturing - General

Job Description

Hire Up Staffing is currently seeking a dedicated and experienced Quality Team Leader to head the quality department at a Houston facility. As the Quality Team Leader, you will be responsible for ensuring the highest standards of quality across all aspects of production, while actively contributing to process improvement, problem-solving, and customer satisfaction.

  • Lead and manage the Quality Team at the Houston facility, ensuring smooth operations and alignment with company objectives.
  • Implement and maintain the IATF 16949 Quality Management System Requirements, overseeing compliance and continuous improvement efforts.
  • Conduct internal audits to verify adherence to quality standards and identify areas for enhancement.
  • Demonstrate expertise in AIAG standards including APQP, PFMEA, PPAP, MSA, SPC, CQI 8, 9, 11, 12, 15, and 23, and apply these methodologies to drive quality improvements.
  • Utilize problem-solving methods such as Fishbone Diagrams, 8D, 5Why, and 5P to identify root causes and develop effective corrective and preventive actions.
  • Oversee quality control methods in the production process, including First/Last Piece Inspection, On Line Inspection, Control of Non-conforming products, and Product Containment.
  • Apply various dimensional and structural measurement methods including the use of Calipers, Height Gages, micrometers, Optical measurement equipment, and CMM (Coordinate Measuring Machine).
  • Conduct Gauge R&R studies and manage calibration processes to ensure measurement accuracy.
  • Evaluate process capability and CPK to ensure manufacturing processes meet required specifications.
  • Collaborate with the Engineering team to interpret prints, drawings, and GD&T (Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing).
  • Lead cross-functional teams for new product implementation (APQP) and ensure seamless communication with multiple facilities.
  • Maintain strong communication channels with customers, addressing quality concerns and ensuring customer satisfaction.
  • Engage with suppliers for communication, development, and quality improvement initiatives.
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives, fostering a culture of quality and innovation within the team.

5 years of experience in a QC role, Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Quality Management, or a related field.
Proven experience with a deep understanding of IATF 16949 Quality Management System Requirements and AIAG standards.
Strong proficiency in problem-solving methodologies like Fishbone Diagrams, 8D, 5Why, and 5P.
Demonstrated knowledge of quality control methods, measurement tools, and statistical techniques.
Proficiency in interpreting engineering prints, GD&T, and CAD software.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively across teams.
Previous leadership or supervisory experience in a quality role is preferred.
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
Familiarity with customer communication, supplier development, and cross-functional collaboration.
Certifications related to quality management (e.g., Six Sigma, ASQ) are a plus.

If you are interested in this opportunity, apply today and call our office at 281-800-9124 and speak to Liz or Victoria. 

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Elizabeth Uribe
Recruiting Manager

Meet Liz, your Recruiting Manager in the Houston branch! Before Liz came to Hire Up Staffing, she worked with an ABA company where she administered therapy to children with Autism. She also has work experience as a research assistant recruiting participants. While working at her previous job, Liz received an award for the outcomes of her work. One professional goal that Liz has is to build mutual connections that will last a lifetime. Now, working at Hire Up, she is excited to be a recruiter who gets to build relationships with candidates to get them the best job possible. When Liz isn’t in the office, you can find her taking dance classes and going to the gym. She also enjoys being outdoors, hikes and going to the beach.

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