Quality Engineer

Southfield - Michigan - United States - Industry - Automotive - Engineering & Design - Academic Bachelor

Brunel is currently searching to fill a long-term, contract position for a Quality Engineer with our client located in Southfield, MI.

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Cindy King, Account manager

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About this role

Job description:

  • Manage all aspects of Manufacturing Quality Program to meet, quality targets consistent with customer needs, timing, and the long-term success of the organization.
  • Support one or more project teams consisting of cross-functional team members in the development & implementation of Quality Control in the Manufacturing Plants.
  • Define and communicate clear Quality Control deliverables and performance targets so quality KPIs for manufacturing and superior customer satisfaction are evident and supported by data.
  • Practice and emphasize ‘Zero Defect’ mindset in all aspects of Process & Product Quality development to ensure all activities involving supplier, manufacturing plants customer relationships have clarity and focus about the highest expectations of quality product.


  • Reporting to Plant QC Supervisor
  • Coordination of QC activities and management of quality documents for a project and/or a production line
  • Management of Non-Conformances (NC) of the project / production
  • Surveillance and control of Metrology activities performed in the Plant
  • Oversee data collection, data analysis and development & display of critical QC parameters in key manufacturing operations impacting Quality.
  • Responsible for controlling Incoming Supplier Quality, quality of parts manufactured at the site and ensuring customer ‘buy-offs’ proceed flawlessly.
  • Reporting of Quality Performances (KPI) of the installation of the Product
  • Use various customer specific problem solving tools & methodologies and reporting formats i.e. 8-D, 6-Sigma, DMAIC, PDCA etc. and WCM tools.

About you

Knowledge & Skills

  • Quality philosophies – Basic principles and practices
  • Auditing Skills
  • General knowledge of WCM QC-Pillar
  • Problem Solving: Defect analysis and prevention,
  • Customer specifications
  • Control Plans
  • Machining Fundamentals
  • Welding processes
  • Knowledge of robotics, Metal cutting, Body Assembly Products, Powertrain Assembly Products
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with all levels of organization from shop-floor to management staff.
  • Cost of Poor Quality
  • Non-conforming Material Reporting (NCR) process
  • Manage the Change Process
  • Statistical Process Control and Lean 6-Sigma knowledge

Required skills:

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering or Business degree.
  • Experience in WCM methodology - QC Pillar - and PMP/Quality Certification preferred.
  • A minimum of 3-5 years Quality experience in automotive.

What we offer

Along with a competitive hourly rate, all our Brunel team members can relax knowing your Medical, Dental and Vision begin on your first day of employment. We offer several plan options tailored to fit your family needs.

About us

Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. For over 40 years we’ve created a global network of interesting clients and talented individuals working together through a vast array of services.


  • Publication: PUB225218
  • Location: Southfield
  • Market: Industry
  • Hours per week: 45
  • Branche: Automotive
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Area of expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Closing date: Thursday, August 22, 2019
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Cindy King

Account manager Brunel USA - Detroit

+1 313-986-9073

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