Motrex LLC Quality Engineer in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Stryten Energy (formerly Tulip Richardson Manufacturing), a new company name with a long history in the Milwaukee, WI area, manufactures proprietary and custom injection molding products serving the industrial lead battery, automotive and consumer markets. Stryten Energy is expanding battery poly manufacturing and recycling output to help solve industry-wide supply constraints.
Responsible for ensuring the continued plant adherence to the Stryten quality plan. Provide technical support to all plant personnel as required while maintaining incoming, in process, and outgoing quality. Interprets quality standards, conducts capability studies, troubleshoots quality problems, and provides prompt corrective actions to rectify quality issues. Has a thorough working knowledge of ISO 9001:2015 and IATF 16949 quality system requirements, OEM expectations, MSA, and statistical analysis.
Schedule and conduct MSA’s on all testing procedures. Communicate results and work with other facilities to make appropriate corrections until MSA’s are passed.
Coordination with plant and corporate engineering all capability studies (short term and long term).
Verify that proper testing techniques are complied with operator, quality, and supervisors.
Responsible for warranty and customer returns being evaluated, documented, and proper corrective action forms are filled out and submitted on time.
Responsible for facilitating calibration with a third party.
Responsible for the coordination and completion of PPAP parts through the plant process – manufacturing feasibility for supplied components and compliance to Stryten procedures for manufactured parts.
Participation in the APQP process of new product and process development.
Revisions to Control Plans, Process Flow Diagrams, and current testing techniques
Participation in PFMEA reviews and development of new testing requirements
Voice of customer requirements
Responsible for control plan updates and monitor conformance to all items.
Shared responsibility with plant process engineering that all PFMEA’s are updated with related documentation.
Manage all customer complaints and work with operations to respond and drive corrective actions to closure.
Coordinate the data collection and report out of the Stryten process and product characteristics as well as all customer required data reports
Work with the team on problem solving initiatives and link actions and outcomes to Control Plans, PFMEA’s, plant inspection points, and Customer returns.
Manage and communicate any changes or replacement of work instructions
Coordinate efforts with teams for corrective action resolution on internal KPI’s and external customer issues (assembly plant complaint and warranty initiatives)
Work within established policies, procedures, practices, and regulations.
Provide day to day quality and technical support to all manufacturing disciplines and quality assurance in the form of quality plans, procedures, and engineering support
Evaluate employee workmanship, production processes, rework procedures, and measurement equipment to ensure they are under control and capable of producing a consistent quality product. Verify conformity to plant quality plan and effective appropriate corrective action.
Analyze non-conforming product and internal failure (scrap/rework) cost to develop an action plan report capable of reducing manufacturing costs
Coordinate usage of statistical process control to ensure SPC procedures are achieving the desired effect in improving product quality and reducing manufacturing cost
Perform other miscellaneous duties inherent to the job
Educations, Experience, Certifications:
Minimum of 4 year degree required or 10 year industry technical experience including programing CMM.
Six Sigma training (Green Belt or Black Belt) preferred
Certified quality engineer preferred
CMM Programing experience
Competencies, Skills, Knowledge:
Demonstrated leadership skills
Proficient in problem solving – root cause analysis, 5 why, etc.
Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and specifications
Must be quality and customer oriented
Knowledgeable in ISO / IATF 16949 quality standards; APQP methodology; Control Plans, FMEAs, and PPAPs
Knowledgeable in Six-Sigma and Lean tools
Familiarity with Quality Operating Systems
Must be able to work independently and in a team-oriented environment on multiple projects
Strong skills in statistical methods
Strong verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills
Strong computer skills -Windows-based programs, Minitab, Statistical based programs (Infinity, SQCpack, etc.), and Calibration based programs (GagePack, HIPPO)
REQUIREDED EXPERIENCE :
- Minimum of 5 years related experience in a quality role, in a manufacturing plant level, preferably a tier I supplier to the automotive industry.
TRAVEL, ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS :
- Travel Expectations: ≤ 10%
Stryten Energy is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.
Stryten Energy helps solve the world’s most pressing energy challenges with a broad range of energy storage solutions across the Essential Power, Motive Power, Transportation, Military and Government sectors. Headquartered in Alpharetta, Georgia, we partner with some of the world’s most recognized companies to meet the growing demand for reliable and sustainable energy storage capacity. Stryten powers everything from submarines to subcompacts, warehouses, distribution centers, cars, trains and trucks. Our stored energy technologies include advanced lead and lithium batteries, intelligent chargers and cloud-based software that keep people on the move and supply chains running. An industry leader backed by more than a century of expertise, Stryten has The Energy to Challenge the status quo and deliver top-performing energy solutions for today and tomorrow. Learn more at stryten.com.
Job Locations WI-Milwaukee
Requisition ID 2022-3737
Position Type Regular Fulltime
Address 714 East Keefe Ave
Postal Code 53212