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Quality Engineer I

Redmond, WA, US


Overview

 

Genie Industries/Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP), a business segment of the Terex Corporation, is headquartered in Redmond, WA with branch offices worldwide; we manufacture material lifts, aerial work platforms, trailer-mounted booms and light towers, telehandlers, scissor lifts and self-propelled telescopic and articulating booms.  We are a company with a strong safety first mentality, team based culture, respect for the individual and high integrity.  This position is located in Redmond, WA.

Genie sets the standard by which other lifts are judged. Simply put, we build a better lift. Our innovative designs and reliable products have made Genie a world leader in the production of material lifts, portable aerial work platforms, scissor lifts, and self-propelled telescopic and articulated booms. The right time is now to come join us as we grow and expand to meet our customers' needs.


Responsibilities

  • Investigate, resolve, and implement a countermeasure for any quality issue that is impacting an internal or external customer.
  • Inspects, audits, and tests prototype, supplier, and production parts and completed products or processes for compliance with specifications and standards. Conducts inspection, audits, and reporting of non-compliance at all stages of production including, but not limited to prototype, pre-production, all assembly stages, and completed units for products and processes.
  • Provides knowledge and application of standards for quality, engineering, and manufacturing
  • Develops, applies, and supports maintaining quality requirements
  • Develops, executes, and analyzes quality procedures, standards, and measurements. 
  • Provides daily coordination of assigned area, including training
  • Utilizes control charts and other quality tools to make improvement decisions.
  • Interprets engineering drawings, schematic diagrams, and formulas to determine quality and reliability standards.
  • Inspects and tests components, parts, and assembled products for workmanship, compliance with specifications and regulatory standards.  Employs techniques such as electronic and conventional measurement, observation, functional tests, and destructive tests.
  • Conducts non-destructive tests of welding, fastened joints, and hydraulic oil.
  • Evaluates data and writes modifications of existing quality or production standards to maximize quality within limits of machine capability and cost.

 

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, ABET accredited
  • 0-2 years related experience
  • Strong problem solving skills, including finding route cause and implementing an effective countermeasure.

Preferred Qualifications 

  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes and how they relate to product and process quality standards.
  • An in depth understanding of AWP or similar production processes, including Engineering Specifications, Engineer Procedures, and Assembly Requirements standards.
  • Requires sufficient math skills to read and record detailed measurements.
  • Practical knowledge and application of basic quality tools such as cause and effect diagrams, control charts, run charts, histogram, pareto charts, and stratification.
  • Knowledge and application of quality systems.
  • Requires working knowledge of inspecting and testing procedures. 
  • Knowledge of measurement systems, including tool and gage selection. 
  • Requires sufficient communication skills to discuss quality issues and resolve conflict.
  • Translation of design specification and drawings in to a quality audit plan.
  • Interpretation of technical drawings, electrical and hydraulic schematics and similar documents.
  • Written abilities to create and update technical documents and work standards.
  • Identification and response to non-conforming material.
  • Proper usage of advanced measurement tools.
  • Must be able to define and apply quality concepts and quality processes
  • Selection of data to collect for analyzing
  • Requires use of a computer and experience using Microsoft Office tools or equivalent 
  • Requires the ability to learn and convey the principles of lean manufacturing.

 

 Working Conditions

Typically works in a manufacturing environment.  Requires moving equipment and/or materials weighing up to 40 pounds.

 

Location: US-WA Redmond-B6 HR 

Department: Engineering 

Job ID: 20363 

 

Terex Overview:

Terex Corporation is a $3.1 billion publicly traded global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services. We are passionate about producing equipment that helps improve the lives of people around the world, and providing our team members with a rewarding career and the opportunity to make an impact. While our operations are global, each office or factory is a close-knit community. We value diversity, equity and inclusion, safety, integrity, respect, servant leadership, courage, citizenship, and continuous improvement. It’s an exciting time to be part of the expanding manufacturing sector – come join us!

 

Additional Information:

It is the policy of the company to attract and retain the best qualified employees. We are committed to providing employment opportunities to the most qualified internal or external candidate based on work-related factors and without regard to non work-related factors including race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, or veteran status as a special disabled veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran, or other qualifying veteran.

 

The Company offers competitive salaries, advancement opportunities, and a full range of benefits, including paid vacation, 401(k), medical, dental, and vision.

 

Terex Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V.


Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue