Quality Engineer

Date: Mar 26, 2021

Location: Chandler - Arizona, US, 85226

Company: Heraeus

Quality Engineer
Location Chandler - Arizona
Full Time

Imagine a job where you will have the opportunity to do exciting and challenging work, while collaborating with extraordinary colleagues. A company that invests in you and your career, providing the training, mentoring, development and support you need to be successful now and in the future. If you want a career without limits with a market-leading family-owned, global company where you can make an impact, then imagine an opportunity at Heraeus. Every day, our worldwide team of approximately 14,900 employees are bringing forward new ideas and solutions that are impacting and transforming everything from healthcare to renewable energy to e-mobility to high-tech and telecommunications.


The primary responsibility of this position is to plan and conduct activities concerned with the quality assurance of industrial processes, materials, and products.


Your Role and Responsibilities:

  • Perform routine inspections on CMMs and program as needed.
  • Plans and conducts activities concerned with the quality control and quality assurance of industrial processes, materials and products.
  • Facilitate and maintain gage calibration process for entire organization, calibration of gages and assists in formulating calibration standards (including GR&R studies).
  • Develops, modifies, applies and maintains quality evaluation, control systems and protocols for materials being processed into partially finished or finished products.
  • Working with product design and specification, devises testing plans, methods and equipment to assure reliability of product. Collaborates internally to ensure quality standards are in effect.
  • Develops proactive quality initiative strategies and drives their implementation.
  • Performs root cause analysis and recommends corrective action for design problems for internally produced products & processes.
  • Lead cross-functional teams to identify risks, implement risk control measures, and document a robust and living Risk Management File.
  • Facilitate the creation of both top-down and bottom-up risk management tools, assessments, processes, and principles, including FMEAs.


What is required for this role:


  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent and visual capability to detect the range of items described in inspection criteria.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a related field is preferred.
  • Ability to interpret blueprints and geometric tolerances to determine engineering dimensions and tolerance specifications.
  • Extensive experience in programming / operating CMM (Coordinate Measuring Machine).
  • Experience with inspection gage calibration.
  • Must be familiar with basic inspection hand tools and first article inspections.
  • Knowledgeable and practical experience with SPC for data collection and analysis.
  • Comprehensive understanding of ISO:9001 2015 and the ability to write/implement procedures.
  • Strong understanding of risk management requirements, tools, methodologies, and processes, including use of a variety of accepted methods.
  • Green Belt or Black Belt certification preferred.
  • Experience operating laboratory testing equipment a plus.
  • Experienced using SAP

Nearest Major Market: Phoenix