Quality Engineer
QM Plastics
Tecumseh, ON

The QM Group of Companies is a leading North American business dedicated to supplying the highest quality injection molded products.

We specialize in high volume, precision plastic parts using scientific molding techniques, modern manufacturing equipment and a certified quality management system. We offer full-service plastic injection molding solutions that include design, engineering, mold making, production, value-added assembly, inventory management and distribution.

We are currently seeking an experienced Quality Technician/Engineer to join our team!

Job Duties:

  • Conduct root cause analysis and implement corrective action for process related concerns
  • Enhance and maintain the quality system using continual improvement activities, such as 5S, Kaizen and lean methods
  • Maintain all components and ensure they have proper lot traceability
  • Assist Q.A Manager with process capability and ongoing process efficiency
  • Assist in production part approval
  • Ensure calibration and maintenance of in-house fixtures and hand-held gages
  • Work with Quality Inspectors to ensure that products and processes comply with the relevant requirements
  • Conduct audits, create audit reports and determine corrective actions
  • Respond to customers complaints with appropriate corrective actions
  • Ensure timely resolution of supplier issues, corrective actions and preventive actions
  • Maintain quality documentation including manuals, processes and quality procedures
  • Plan, organize and manage the overall activities of quality functions
  • Evaluate the company’s product specifications and compare them with customer requirements
  • Mentor and develop new and existing employees

Required Abilities and Experience:

  • 5 years of experience as a Quality Engineer or Technician
  • Experience in a plastic injection molding environment preferred
  • Experience reading CAD drawings and GD&T
  • Degree or Diploma in related field
  • Must understand and be capable of using all types of dimensional metrology equipment
  • Working knowledge of TS16949 requirements
  • Analytical problem-solving skills
  • Strong organizational skills

Reporting Structure

  • Reports To: Quality Manager
  • Supervises: Quality Inspectors

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Quality: 5 years (Preferred)