Vishay, Marshall Minnesota, is currently seeking a fulltime Quality Engineer responsible for developing, evaluating, revising, and applying technical quality assurance protocols/methods to inspect and test in-process raw materials, production equipment, and finished products. Ensures activities and items are in compliance with both company quality assurance standards and applicable government regulations. Performs analysis and identifies trends in the inspection of finished products, in-process materials and raw materials, and recommends corrective actions when necessary.
Responsible for definition and specification of quality criteria, test equipment and methods, and inspection requirements.
Maintains liaison between departments typically--Engineering, Inspection , Purchasing, and Production to coordinate product quality and process efficiency.
Develops product and process performance measurements including generating monthly quality reports for management review, performing trend analysis of quality data, and generating special quality reports, as requested.
Handles/reviews corrective actions, determines responsibility and assigns for completion.
Assists in ISO-9001 and QS9000 audits.
Reviews procurement documents for adequate delineation of quality requirements to vendors through Purchasing and for adequate Receiving Inspection instructions.
Seeks out areas of refinement of materials and methods for cost reduction and quality improvement.
Performs supplier quality audits and assessments.
Oversees calibration of equipment and ensures compliance with QMS.
Assists with quality surveys by customers or government teams requiring an intimate knowledge of existing quality systems, and the ability to describe applications in terms of various customer specifications.
BS degree in Electrical, Industrial, Mechanical, or Quality Engineering, Quality Systems Management, or other related discipline.
1-3 years experience with knowledge of quality specifications such as ISO-9001 and QS9000.
High level of mechanical aptitude and ability to translate design ideas to useable specifications.
Ability to work independently and effectively as part of a team.
Ability to travel occasionally, as required.
This position requires access to information subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations and/or the Export Administration Regulations. As such, this position is open only to applicants who qualify as “U.S. Persons” according to U.S. federal law.
Vishay offers a comprehensive suite of benefit programs including health care coverage, financial support programs and other resources designed to help you achieve your personal and professional goals. With us, you'll experience unique career paths, an open and collaborative culture, a stable business that will be there for you, and opportunities to work globally and locally.
Do you have the skills we need? Are you ready to power your career as you power the world? If so, apply today.
Vishay is an AAP and Equal Opportunity Employer
Vishay's electronic components bring to life the world's most popular and important products, products that touch lives everywhere, every day.
When you work at Vishay, you are helping to build the DNA for technology's future, making an impact across so many important industries (automotive, industrial, power supplies, military and aerospace, computing, telecommunication, consumer, medical).
A career at Vishay brings fresh challenges each day and opportunities to evolve yourself and your career.