Kappa Search | Automotive Recruiters | Quality Assurance Engineer

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago recruiting firm that specializes in engineering, manufacturing, operations and supply chain recruitment and placement. One of our Tier 1 automotive clients has several opportunities for dynamic, and forward-thinking Quality Assurance Engineers.


Chief Duties and/or Responsibilities:

- Developing and maintaining Quality Assurance Systems.

- Performing PFMEA

- Facilitating root-cause analysis.

- MIR and QIR dispositions, PSW production runs, as well as implementation & review of SPC programs.

- Continually working to reduce defects in area of responsibility through cross functional continuous improvement teams.

- Involved contact with suppliers, customers, and colleagues.

- Daily/Weekly/Monthly continuous improvement reporting.


Job Requirements:

Qualified Applicants will possess the following:

- Must have a 4-year degree in an Engineering field, with prior Quality Engineering experience in the automotive industry.

- Master’s Degree is a plus

- Must be able to work from Engineering specifications, manuals, drawings, established procedures, verbal and written instructions, use a variety of precision measuring equipment.

- Must have good communication skills, both written and verbal. 

- Must possess basic supervisory skills, SPC, FMEA, 8-D corrective action and DOE knowledge.