Quality Assurance Engineer

Date: Nov 17, 2021

Location: Conshohocken - Pennsylvania, US, 19428

Company: Heraeus

Quality Assurance Engineer
Location Conshohocken - Pennsylvania
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 around 14,800 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.




As an employer, we offer open space - For Designers. For Forward Thinkers. For Doers. Innovation has been the secret of our sustained business success for 165 years, and you can have the opportunity to apply your knowledge to help us write that next chapter of success.


Job Summary


The following challenges await you: 


  • The responsibility of this position is to manage the activities of the Quality Management System to ensure appropriate workflow and the output of products on time meeting specifications and performance requirements.
  • Act as the Quality Management System Representatives to maintain and develop the Quality Management System according to ISO 9001 and IATF 16949 requirements.
  • Provide technical advice as needed to customers, management, and internal departments for all quality (product and service quality) related topics, projects and questions in the organization.
  • Manage and support the customer and supplier quality program including planning, conducting and post processing (action plan coordination and control) of internal, certification, supplier and customer audits. Oversee supplier qualification, rating and development.
  • Ensure the appropriate training of colleagues in terms of auditing, customer requirements, and ISO requirements according to the vision and mission of the organization, the ISO requirements and market requirements.
  • Create, evaluate, monitor and communicate quality related key performance indicators. Represent the site in all quality related topics, questions and projects and work as part of the site leadership team.
  • Oversee quality contract administration and approval (customer specifications, quality assurance agreements, etc.)
  • Manage the capital expenditure approval process, the budget process and maintain cost center budget records.


Your Profile


We are looking for people who are not just open to new ideas, but want to bring fresh thinking, energy and a creative perspective to their work. Some of the traits and qualifications the ideal candidate would possess include:


  • A minimum of a Bachelors Degree in Engineering and seven to ten years of industry related experience is required. Previous engineering experience in a manufacturing facility is required.  Proven expertise in project management and the utilization of best available technology preferred.  The equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.
  • Must demonstrate an attention to detail and have the ability to schedule and prioritize effectively as well as possess organizational skills. 
  • Demonstrate a high level of professionalism and leadership ability; exhibit a high level of motivation and initiative.
  • Computer proficiency in an ERP system as well as MS Outlook, MS Word and MS Excel is required.
  • Knowledge of Six Sigma methodology, LEAN concepts and process improvement are required. 
  • Expertise in ISO standards is required.


Heraeus Precious Metals North America Conshohocken, LLC, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia