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Quality Engineer - Mechanical

Johnson Health Tech North America, Inc.
Cottage Grove, WI 53527
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Under the guidance of Quality Engineering Manager, the Quality Engineer acts as representative on all issues related to the continuous quality improvement efforts and defect reduction initiatives for Johnson Health Tech's commercial division. As assigned, this individual will develop a robust quality management system and instill a preventative quality culture throughout the organization. Defect reduction will focus on frames including electric motors and controls utilizing 5Y's and 8D problem solving methodologies including root cause analysis, containment, corrective action, verification and preventative measures to eliminate reoccurrence. This is a hands-on position in which electro-mechanical troubleshooting will be utilized to determine root cause.


Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering, industrial engineering or equivalent


Two-years' experience in a manufacturing quality assurance role

Development of environmental and lifecycle testing protocols

Interpret mechanical and electrical drawings and compare to defective products

Understanding of basic statistics and applied use

Expertise in welding, tube bending, and painting processes is highly desirable

Experience with overseas manufacturing is a plus

Design for manufacturing and experience is a plus

Experience with SOLIDWORKS is desirable

Other Requirements:

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Word, Excel, Outlook, Power Point experience required. SAP preferred

Experience with statistical and corrective action software preferred

Travel to overseas manufacturing facilities multiple times / year

Valid driver's license is required

Experience using inspection and measurement gauges

Excellent understanding of quality management tools and Microsoft office

Bilingual in English and Mandarin is a plus


Defect Reduction:

Participate and/or lead in defect reduction activities issued as supplier corrective action requests

Utilize 8D problem solving methodology

Close corrective action requests within 90 days

Lead and/or participate in Cost of Quality (COQ) reduction initiatives

Review New Product Development (NPD) activities

Continuous Improvement Program:

Participate and/or lead in Continuous Improvement programs utilizing Six Sigma DMAIC methodology

Establish robust Quality Management System with emphasis on prevention



Achieves high percent of task target dates

Suggest, develop and improve current work processes

Willing to assist others when his/her tasks are complete

Contributes ideas to improve current processes


Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with diverse group of co-workers, customers and vendors

Contributes to a positive working environment


Skilled in planning, organizing resources and establishing priorities for work assignments for optimum results.

Able to handle multiple projects


Able to effectively present ideas and information through excellent verbal and written communication skills

Quality of Work:

Able to be consistently accurate

Able to follow tasks to completion in a timely manner without sacrificing quality

Posted: 2020-10-13 Expires: 2020-11-14

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