EE21050 Quality Assurance Engineer

Employer: TMEIC
Job Location: Roanoke, Virginia
Category: Engineering/Electrical/Mechanical
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 9/21/2021
Closing Date: 10/8/2021
TMEIC Corporation, headquartered in Roanoke, VA, designs, develops and engineers advanced automation, large AC and DC motors, photovoltaic inverters and variable frequency drive systems. TMEIC Corporation specializes in the Renewable Energy, Metals, Material Handling, Oil & Gas, Mining, Testing and other industrial markets worldwide. We drive industry.
Job Description Job #EE21050
Job TitleQuality Assurance EngineerOffice Location   Roanoke, VA / Houston, TX
Business/DepartmentEnergy & Infrastructure Solutions/OperationsSales Territory, if applicableN/A
General Role Description
Develop and manage the business unit's (BU) supplier quality assurance program
Role Accountabilities
  • Develop, implement, and manage quality assurance processes that ensure supplier equipment meets standards
  • Develop and implement quality metrics to drive supplier equipment improvements, preventive actions, and business results
  • Direct and coordinate the overall quality specifications and standards for materials and finished products to meet client purchase order requirements
  • Analyze needs and develop criteria for selecting suppliers who consistently provide high-quality products and systems for integration into the Company's solutions
  • Monitor and analyze non-conformance data; recommend, develop, and implement appropriate responses in collaboration with procurement management 
  • Monitor supplier RCA's and CAR's for timely and thorough generation and distribution, escalating as necessary
  • Evaluate new equipment suppliers' manufacturing and quality processes, utilizing the Company’s supplier qualification system
  • Ensure quality assurance assessments at established supplier and client sites are performed in compliance with Company requirements
  • Provide management with timely updates on vendor compliance status, trends, process improvements, and similar measures

General Employee Accountabilities
  • Bring full effort to bear on tasks assigned by manager
  • Give manager best advice
  • Give earliest notice when work cannot be delivered as specified
  • Cooperate and collaborate with peers and interact cross-organizationally as specified by manager
  • Exemplify Company Core Values:  Integrity, Client Focus, Team Orientation, and Personal Commitment
  • Comply with all Company policies, practices, and procedures and all regulations and laws
  • Recommend viable improvements proactively
  • Ensure effective utilization of business tools and processes

Minimum Qualifications
  • BS degree in electrical, mechanical, or industrial engineering; or related physical or applied science; or equivalent via education and/or work experience
  • 4 years’ related work in manufacturing, quality control, or design engineering with accountability for supplier quality assurance and selection
  • Demonstrated continuous improvement in areas of responsibility
  • Demonstrated successful working relationships with clients, suppliers, and other internal and external contacts
  • Demonstrated successful and positive personal leadership, interpersonal, organizational, administrative, and communication skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • Availability to travel, domestically and internationally, up to 30%, often with limited notice

Preferred Qualifications
  • Successful development of a manufacturing quality process or supply chain quality assurance process
  • CQE certification
  • Six Sigma Black Belt

Link to TMEIC Corporation website:  In order to be considered for a job opening, all applicants must complete an on-line job application, in full, for each job opening.  A resume can be attached to the on-line application but is not considered a substitute for the information in the application.  Applications are not accepted for positions not posted.  Current job listings, along with our application, can be found on our website.  Select “Career Opportunities” on the “Careers” tab of our website. Please, no telephone calls.
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