Quality Engineer

Franklin Electric   •  

Madison, WI

Industry: Manufacturing


5 - 7 years

Posted 210 days ago

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Job Description


If you want to work for a company with a passion for quality and innovation, consider Franklin Electric, or one of our companies. As the premier designer and manufacturer of residential, agricultural, and commercial water and fuel systems, we're making a fundamental difference in the lives of people around the world. Your career at Franklin will be well rewarded with competitive compensation and benefits--and more. We understand a fulfilling family life is the foundation to a successful professional one. We strive to promote from within and help every employee realize their professional potential. We believe in lifetime careers that continually challenge and fulfill.


Position Description


This position deals with supporting the design, manufacture, assembly, procurement and service of products involving castings, extrusions, machined components and moldings in a regulated environment.


Key Responsibilities


?        Effectively analyze and root cause product quality problems; develop and implement corrective action plans and improvements to products and processes

?        Supervise team of engineering technicians within a production-paced environment

?        Interface with technical staff of customers and/or suppliers as required to address quality problems and/or customer complaints


 Additional Responsibilities


?        Prepare, review and implement material/mfg process deviations as required to support continual production

?        Participate in product design reviews and identify problems and solutions related to measurability, performance, reliability and feasibility

?        Perform internal audits of operations, products and process control plans in accordance with ISO9001 requirements






?        Education: BS degree in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering with five+ years recent experience (strongly preferred).

?        Working experience with Quality Systems - ISO-9000 specifications and processes

?        Detailed knowledge of interpretation of mechanical drawings; understands mechanicalinspection

?        Working knowledge of mechanical/electrical metrology e.g.,gauges and handheld instruments.

?        Understand and effectively utilize quality tools, i.e., QMS, SPC, auditing, inspection, process analysis, process mapping, process controls and project management

?        Effective reporting, writing and presentation skills; ability to communicate effectively throughout all levels of the organization

?        Ability to follow direction, work independently or within a group, and provide timely feedback on projects as directed

?        Willing to work on the shop floor and dive into problems; hands on repair experience a plus

?        Proficiency in Microsoft Office/Excel

?        ASQ Green Belt certification a plus

?        JDE Edwards E1experience a plus




?        This position is not subjected to harmful environmental conditions.

?        The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.