Quality Engineer in Berryville, AR at Ducommun

Date Posted: 2/5/2020

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Quality Engineer

Job Description

Job Summary & Essential Functions:  

Support quality for current and future manufacturing requirements and determine the most effective methods to improve productivity through the management of people and technology.     

  • Ensure that all contractual and regulatory quality requirements are defined and communicated on assigned customers and programs.

  • Support all departments to ensure control of receiving, in-process and final quality of product.

  • Recommend more efficient and quality-oriented processes

  • Provide customer interface on quality issues and problem resolution

  • Collaborate with sales, purchasing, production, quoting and contract management to establish quality procedures for meeting customer requirements.

  • Interface with suppliers to correct problems dealing with purchased materials.

  • Provide support to manufacturing including root cause analysis and corrective and preventive actions to resolve problems in product manufactured.

  • Assist in defining and monitoring the quality management system and in developing an organizational culture that stresses quality processes.

  • Assist in monitoring personnel and processes to ensure compliance with company guidelines, policies and procedures.

  • Update area supervision regarding concerns

  • Adhere to General Requirements of Team Members

  • Responsible for the proper handling and management hazardous waste generated in their work area.

  • Perform other assignments as required

Skills & Qualifications

Required Skills & Qualifications:    

  • Demonstrated knowledge of basic manufacturing and assembly processes together with work measurement and work standards.

  • Proficient in technical writing, good documentation skills; attention to detail is critical

  • Able to read and interpret engineering drawings is required

  • Demonstrated analytical expertise including ability to plan, resolve problems effectively, and establish priorities.  

  • Understanding of DOE, 6-Sigma, Lean Manufacturing desired

  • Intermediate level of computer skills in email, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Microsoft Project, and MRP/ERP

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate with customers and project company image to attract business.

  • Negotiation and conflict management skills together with demonstrated experience troubleshooting and problem-solving.

  • Ability to multi-task efficiently and adapt within a rapidly changing environment

  • Abilities listed in the General Requirements of Team Members

Required Experience/Education/Training/Certifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree: BSEE, BSIE, BSQET is preferred

  • An appropriate 2 year degree may be considered

  • 2 years experience in maintaining production and inventory control standards in a manufacturing setting.

  • Prior experience with ISO or AS environments a plus


810 Champlin Avenue
Berryville, Arkansas, 72616
United States