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Senior Quality Engineer

Date:  Dec 3, 2022
Location: 

Lindsay, NE, US, 68644

Travel:  Up to 10 % Travel
Company:  LMfg-Irrigation-Domestic
Description: 

                                                     Sr. Quality Engineer

 

Organization Summary

 

Lindsay Corporation is a global company, headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, focused on providing irrigation and infrastructure solutions to meet the needs of a growing population. As one of the world’s leading providers of irrigation and water management, its Zimmatic systems are operating in more than 90 countries. Lindsay Corporation’s infrastructure division offers a wide range of products that aid in roadway maintenance and transportation safety. Since 1955, Lindsay Corporation has been at the forefront of research and development of products and services designed to meet the needs of a constantly evolving world.

 

Position Summary

 

This position is based in the heart of the Lindsay operation in Lindsay, Nebraska.  This role will play a pivotal role in implementing and sustaining quality processes for the largest plant of our global organization.

 

Position Description

 

  • Work under the direction of Plant Quality Manager to develop, train, implement and sustain quality processes and systems for Lindsay plant. Support the implementation of ISO9001 system and its maintenance. Support to implement Standard Work Methodology at manufacturing site.
  • Participate in Daily Management/Production meetings and help in quality issues resolution; Support Lindsay CPAR system (Corrective and Preventive Action) implementation for site (leadership, training, support, and reporting).
  • Participate in APQP activities (New Product Introduction); Provide support to Supplier Quality and Production team to improve process for incoming and in-process materials quality at manufacturing assembly.
  • Provide Guidance to Site ME and other QA Engineers on PFMEA and Process Control Plan (CP) development, Implementation, and Continuous Improvement. Interact with all process teams to implement necessary quality tools such as, but not limited to: MSA, Tool Calibration, SPC, Process Flows, etc.
  • Assist Manufacturing Process Engineer in the development of Work Instructions and the implementation thereof.
  • Facilitate Customer Return meetings to drive costs down. Interact with Customers for problem resolution to include improvements for product/process quality; the Quality Engineer has authority to stop production for quality related issues in conjunction with Management.
  • Develop and implement quality inspections/standards throughout manufacturing on new and existing product; visit customers to better understand the development of quality criteria in-house.
  • Support and facilitate structured problem-solving methods (DMAIC, 8D, 3 legged 5-Why, Fishbone, etc.) or any other that might be requested by the customer.

 

Qualifications

 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (preferred), or similar technical field
  • 5+ Years (preferred) of experience in Quality role in high volume production work environment
  • Experience in Electrical and/or Electro-mechanical components manufacturing (preferred)
  • Strong knowledge in critical quality process areas and standards:  ISO 9001:2015
  • Root Cause Analysis, Corrective & Preventative Action Systems knowledge
  • Quality Control Plan (CP) and FMEA Strong Knowledge
  • APQP, PPAP, Statistical Process Control (SPC), GD&T Knowledge
  • Lean Manufacturing Knowledge
  • Auditing Experience as Internal Process Auditor is a plus
  • The ideal candidate will possess strong leadership skills, organizational skills, and analytical skills.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Competent or expert level in MS Office (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 

Lindsay Corporation does not accept unsolicited referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates. We will not consider unsolicited referrals and/or resumes from vendors including and without limitation, search firms, staffing agencies, fee-based referral services and recruiting agencies. Lindsay Corporation will not pay a fee to a recruiter or agency that does not have a signed vendor agreement with Lindsay Corporation. Any resume or CV submitted to any employee of Lindsay Corporation without having a vendor agreement in place will be considered property of Lindsay Corporation. Lindsay Corporation will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.


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