We are seeking Quality Engineer to join our team in Hoosick Falls NY. The quality engineer position is responsible for analyzing manufacturing processes, including raw materials, materials in process, and finished products for improvement using various methods of testing and inspection.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Apply and maintain quality system requirements and standards for sustainability and continual improvement of the manufacturing products.
Serve as the primary quality assurance resource to functional areas for problem identification, resolution, loss reporting and continuous improvement.
Support concurrent engineering efforts by participating in design development projects representing quality assurance and the customer.
Design and implement methods for process control, process improvement, testing and inspection.
Promote and execute quality standards, inspection processes, test methodology, quality plans, documents and reports.
Assist in process certification.
Review customer specific requirements and change requests and ensure that the necessary criteria and provisions are included in quality and process plans.
Develop, execute and analyze working with the Plant Manager on quality-reporting measures to the COP’s, SOP’s and MOP’s.
Report to top management (Plant Manager and Quality Director) on quality issues, trends and losses.
Participate in internal and external quality audits, including second party audits as required.
Participate and facilitate teams in continual improvement projects of the QMS & VCP where required.
Interface with supplier and customer quality representatives concerning problems with quality assurance and assure that effective corrective action is implemented by utilizing the 24-5-30 process.
May assist in training material on quality standards and activities.
Performs other duties or special projects as required or assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, manufacturing engineering or equivalent.
Three (3) to five (5) years of engineering experience.
Experience within a manufacturing environment preferred.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Knowledge of IATF 16949 and ISO9001:2015 standards
Ability to interpret statistical data for analysis
Strong time management and priorities management skills
Analytical and problem-solving skills
Computer literate with knowledge of Excel. BPCS experience a plus.
Ability to interact with vendors and internal customers
About Lydall Performance Materials, Inc.
Lydall, Inc. designs and manufactures specialty engineered non-woven filtration media, advanced technical materials, industrial thermal insulating solutions, and thermal and acoustical barriers for heat abatement and sound dampening applications. Lydall serves a number of markets with the majority of products sold to original equipment manufacturers and tier-one suppliers. The company's ~3,200 employees serve customers via manufacturing operations and sales offices in North America, Europe and Asia. Lydall generates in excess of $800 million of revenue throughout the globe.
The Performance Materials segment includes filtration media solutions for air, fluid power, and industrial applications, gasket materials for heavy equipment and industrial applications, thermal insulation for building products, appliances, and energy and transportation markets, and specialty materials sold into a variety of industries and applications. The Performance Materials business segment employs approximately ~900 employees and operates in Iowa, Pennsylvania, New Hampshire, New York, France, Germany, The Netherlands and India.