Sr. Quality Engineer

RainBird   •  

Steele, AL

Industry: Agriculture


Less than 5 years

Posted 296 days ago

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A leader in global irrigation, Rain Bird has a dynamic opportunity for you to join our team.  You will model our core values including ethical behavior and integrity, safety, quality and hard work while making a difference in the organization through the relationships you develop and by becoming a trusted advisor to the business.


Rain Bird Corporation is one of the leading irrigation manufacturers in the world.  A privately held company founded in 1933, we have over 4,000 product offerings, and have been awarded over 450 patents.  Rain Bird is committed to the Intelligent Use of Water™.  It is our legacy to design and manufacture only those products of the highest value and quality. 




  • This individual will be responsible to provide quality support and the development of manufacturing processes.
  • The engineer will use statistical techniques such as PFMEA’s, first article analysis, capability studies, design of experiments, correlation studies, and hypothesis testing for defining optimum process and inspection requirements
  • The engineer will provide support for trouble shooting defect conditions, identification and elimination of the sources of variation within the injection molding processes, thus supporting the DPPM and SCRAP reduction metrics, internally and with customers, including measurements and inspection plan improvements and failure analysis.
  • Provide training to plant personnel, and other peers as inspectors in quality disciplines. 
  • Analyze quality data and issue reports prioritizing improvement opportunities.



  • BS in Engineering or a Technical Discipline
  • 3+ years’ experience as a Quality Engineer.
  • Experience in high-volume manufacturing.
  • Working knowledge of quality engineering tools such as SPC, Process Capability, Pareto Analysis, Gage R&R, DOE, D/P-FMEA and Control Plans.
  • Experience managing high impact quality improvement projects
  • Proven track record with measurable results.
  • Proficient with MS Office applications and statistical software such as Minitab and Infinity QS.



  • BS in Engineering or a Technical Discipline
  • Certification in Six Sigma Green/ Black Belt, ASQ CQE
  • Experience with extrusion processes
  • Strong project management skills and ability to manage and develop teams
  • Demonstrated leadership ability.
  • Bilingual English and Spanish