Quality Engineer

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Date: Mar 1, 2024

Location: Peru – Indiana, US, 46970

Company: Heraeus

Quality Engineer
Location Peru – Indiana
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 broadly diversified and globally leading family-owned technology company where you can make an impact, then imagine an opportunity at Heraeus. Every day, our worldwide team of around 17,200 employees brings forward new ideas and solutions that are impacting and transforming everything from healthcare and renewable energy to e-mobility, high-tech, and telecommunications.


The Quality Engineer will plan and conduct activities concerned with the quality assurance of industrial processes, materials, and products.  


Your Role and Responsibilities

  • Plans and conducts the analysis, inspection, testing, and/or integration to assure the quality of assigned product or component.
  • Applies statistical process control (SPC) methods for analyzing data to evaluate the current process and process changes.
  • Documents data obtained during all quality assurance activities, consistent with company policies and procedures.
  • Develops new approaches to solve problems identified during quality assurance activities.
  • Communicates significant issues or developments identified during quality assurance activities and provides recommended process improvements to management.
  • Prepares reports and presents technical and program information to team members and management.
  • Directs technical and administrative workers engaged in quality assurance activities.
  • Maintains a working knowledge of government and industry quality assurance codes and standards.


What is Required for the Role

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Quality Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science, Engineering Technology, Industrial Engineering or related field.
  • At least 2 years relevant quality assurance experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Project management experience.
  • Proficiency in Lean and Six Sigma Practices a must; ISO-9001 experience a must; 17025 experience highly desired.
  • Six Sigma Green Belt Certification required.
  • ASQ Certified Quality Engineer highly desired.
  • Proficient in Minitab and MS Office (Excel, Word, and Outlook) a must.
  • Willingness to work out of Peru, IN office on a daily basis and travel approximately every other month to our plant in Hartland, WI and internationally 1 or 2x/yr.

Nearest Major Market: Fort Wayne
Nearest Secondary Market: LaFayette

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