Quality Engineer in Stillwater, OK at National Standard

Date Posted: 11/15/2022

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Job Description

The Company

US Wire Group is the parent of three independent companies (five manufacturing facilities) which produce steel wire and cable/wire related products that serve many industries. The independent business model fosters entrepreneurship and growth and allows professional development at all levels. US Wire Group is part of the Metals Processing Group and wholly owned by The Heico Companies, LLC.

Our philosophy of developing a close customer contact to provide prompt, responsive service and to meet our customer's changing needs allows us to be leaders within our respective industries. Products are marketed domestically through a direct sales force, manufacturer's representatives, and an established network of independent distributors. Our company is diverse and has a solid management base, product/market niches and efficient manufacturing capabilities.

The Position

This position will be responsible for reviewing established processes in order to find manufacturing and cost optimizations. When problems arise, the position will conduct root cause investigations and develop and implement corrective or preventative action plans.

Job Description

Primary Responsibilities

• Assessing processes for their relevance, and assessing the adequacy of engineering equipment.

• Preparing reports, flow diagrams and charts.

• Managing the cost and time constraints of projects.

• Making observations and taking measurements directly, as well as collecting and interpreting data from other technical and operating staff involved.

• Makes process simulation calculations and/or performs hand calculations.

• Reviews reports on tests in tension or fatigue devices to study physical characteristics for manufacturing purposes or determine compliance with quality specifications and standards.

• In conjunction with input from other members of the Quality Department, will determine appropriate processing routs for rejects or returned materials and to assure that correct dispositions are being carried out.

• Provide basic metallurgical service for process control and product analysis.

• Evaluates scrap reports and assist manufacturing in programs to reduce total scrap output.

• Provides technical assistance to department heads on special projects.

• Represents the organization in community or industry groups and programs.

• Reviews and analyzes production, quality control, maintenance, and operational reports to determine causes of nonconformity with product specifications, and operating or production problems.

• Consults with engineering personnel relative to modification of machines and equipment in order to improve production quality of products.

• Compiles, stores, and retrieves production data.

• Assists in the training, development, and direction of the workforce.

Job Requirements

• Bachelor’s degree from accredited university program in related engineering field. At least four years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.

• Self-motivated, responsible, and ambitious individual that is able to thrive in a fast-paced environment.

• The ability to work effectively independently and in a team environment.