Westfield Electroplating Company, Inc. Quality Engineer in Westfield, Massachusetts
Westfield Electroplating Company Inc. (WEPCO) is seeking Quality Engineers to support our Quality Department. WEPCO Quality engineers are responsible for developing, implementing and maintaining standards and procedures to comply with aerospace quality system requirements. Duties also include contract review and flow down of requirements to the shop floor.
Attention to detail: WEPCO Quality Engineers must have the ability to see the fine details in the myriad of data presented to them. Separate the important from the unimportant.
Analysis/Critical thinking/Problem-solving skills: WEPCO Quality Engineers may be asked to participate in root cause analysis, create process maps, use tools such as PFMEA to find the trouble spots and propose plans to correct them.
Communication skills: WEPCO Quality Engineers must be able to communicate current and future requirements in a clear simple way to all levels of the organization, some technical some not.
Interpersonal skills: WEPCO Quality engineers must have ability to work in a collaborative team environment with production personnel, general management and maintain a focused professional working relationship with outside customers and vendors
Computer skills: WEPCO Quality Engineers must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Microsoft Outlook)
Education: Minimum of an Associate Degree or higher
Background in Aerospace and Defense Industry is a plus but not required
WEPCO Quality Engineers must be able to read blueprints and schematics
Tasks May Include:
May enter data into computer terminal to store, scan, retrieve, and manipulate for the creation of company processing maps, travelers, and fixed processes
Submittal of Technical Plans to customers and/or prime contractors prior to processing parts
Review all customer documentation for the generation of the process traveler for the stated requirements
Must verify that processing is viable and if any changes (specification and customer compliant) is required
Assist in resolving customer technical questions to improve the quality of parts for increased business
Prepare test panels surfaces for quality tests
Run tests panels on plating lines and document the results
Confers with processing engineers and project managers to obtain information on limitations and capabilities of existing process and capabilities required for special projects
Maintain a working knowledge of customer, government, and industry standards and specifications
Verify requirements for the inspection and testing to ensure process is up to date
Create and review travelers using WEPCO’s system software
Assist in preparation for Audits
WEPCO is an equal opportunity employer EEOC - M/F/D/V EEO.
Pay: Based on experience.
Pay Comments: Benefits: Medical, Dental, 401k, Short Term Disability, Life Insurance, Vacation and PTO, Complimentary donuts and coffee provided daily, Employee Discount at Verizon and AT&T