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Quality Project Engineer 

LOCATION: Huntington / Indiana (US-IN), United States | BRAND: Bendix | REQUISITION ID: 1178 

 

Want to help shape tomorrow?  At Bendix we’ve been doing it for 90 years…setting the standard with advanced dynamic solutions that drive improved commercial vehicle performance and safety.  We’re part of the Knorr-Bremse Group, the global leader in braking technologies. As part of our team, you’ll collaborate with a world of talented and dedicated colleagues whose sense of purpose complements your own. You’ll find rewarding opportunities, diverse experiences, partnerships, and an unwavering commitment to ethics and integrity. Innovation is part of our DNA. Achievement drives our culture. Learn more today! www.bendix.com/careers

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Position Summary:

Quality Engineer responsible for supporting the assigned product launches at Plant level. Lead Plant APQP activities on product launches and significant product changes. Lead Safe Launch tracking and reporting for assigned product launches.

 

Essential Functions:

  • Track audit actions to completion. 
  • Create and Maintain prototype and quality documentation.
  • Lead completion of Gage R&R’s, capability studies, & analysis of new equipment, gages, & testers during new assembly line introduction.
  • Lead completion of Customer PPAP and Bendix IPA.
  • Lead process and product audits (VDA, ISO, QFMA, Product Safety)
  • For complex non-routine issues, provide leadership in developing and implementing corrective actions.
  • Lead shop floor implementation team and insure all PDC launch activities are completed.
  • Work with PDC teams to ensure timely completion of APQP activities

Knowledge:

  • Working knowledge of IATF16949 and ISO9001, and Advanced Product Quality Planning.
  • Measurement System Analysis (MSA) and Capability Studies
  • Familiar with Design/Process Failure Modes Effects Analysis (D/PFMEA), control plans, Production Part Approval Process (PPAP), statistical process control.
  • Knowledge of statistical and six-sigma methodologies.

Skills:

  • Solid experience in a technical field such as Quality Engineering or Manufacturing Engineering.
  • High level of energy, enthusiasm and optimism, as well as a sense of urgency and passion for excellence.
  • Capable of working in a Team environment with excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Project planning and follow-up skills are essential.
  • Ability to build strong customer relationships.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access).
  • Six Sigma Black or Green Belt certified a plus.
  • Must be fluent in English

Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years of quality experience in the automotive/truck industry with Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) or Tier 1 supplier is required.

Education:

  • BS/BSET degree required in Manufacturing, Process, Industrial, or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Working knowledge of Automotive/Trucking Industry Quality requirements and standards a plus.
  • 1-3 years of experience in an engineering environment.

Position Requirements: 

The demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

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What does Bendix have to offer you? 
- Work/life balance that includes Paid Vacation & Holiday Paid Time Off 
- 401k Plan with Company matching 
- Retirement Savings Plan
- Educational Assistance Program (Tuition Reimbursement)
- Wellness Program and incentives
- On-Site Fitness Center
- On-Site Health Clinic
- Health and Welfare Insurance Benefits that start on your 1st day of employment:

 

Company-Paid Benefits:
- Basic Life Insurance
- Basic Accidental Death and Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance
- Short Term Disability
- Business Travel Accident Insurance
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

 

Voluntary Employee-Paid Benefits:
- Medical and Prescription insurance
- Dental insurance
- Vision insurance
- Supplemental Life Insurance Plans
- Supplemental AD&D insurance for Employee and Family
- Long Term Disability
- Accident Plan
- Critical Illness Plan
- Hospital Indemnity Plan


Nearest Major Market: Fort Wayne