Chicago manufacturing recruitment agency seeks a Quality Engineer

Kappa Search Inc. is a technical recruiting firm that specializes in engineering, manufacturing, operations and technical sales & marketing recruitment and placement. We are currently recruiting for a Quality Engineer as follows: The Quality Engineer is responsible for working with cross-functional teams to develop specifications, processes and procedures that will meet the customer’s expectations.

  • Perform both internal as well as supplier audits, working as support for audits you don’t oversee
  • Work with customers and help establish quality goals for production to match
  • Provide training and support root cause, corrective and preventive action problem solving and process improvement
  • Assist the plants in the setup of Statistical Process Control Programs
  • Conduct cross functional activities which improving efficiency and reduce waste
 Job Requirements:
  • Bachelors degree in a technical field, engineering preferred, but also accepting packaging and plastics
  • 3+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment
  • 3+ experience in the field of quality
  • Experience with plastics packaging
  • Experience with PPAP, APQP & ISO Certications
  • Working knowledge of Lean and Six Sigma principles
  • ASQ Certification a plus