Website Meritor

Quality Engineer Job Highlights

Title Quality Engineer
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Quality Assurance
Location Maxton, NC, United States
Company Meritor

Company Profile

Meritor is a leading global supplier of drivetrain, mobility, braking, aftermarket, and electric powertrain solutions for commercial vehicle and industrial markets. The company serves commercial truck, trailer, off-highway, defense, and specialty and aftermarket customers around the world.

Job Profile

The company is hiring a Quality Engineer who will be responsible to plan and conduct activities associated with the quality assurance and quality control of plant industrial and business processes, materials, and products.

Educational Qualification

  • The applicants should have a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Statistics from a university or college.
  • Maths or Sciences are preferred

Work Experience

  • The candidates should have 3 years in Quality Engineering activities
  • Experience with Manufacturing Execution Systems preferred
  • Experienced in related manufacturing processes (welding/assembly) preferred
  • Experienced in requirements and implementation of IATF16949 required
  • Experienced in Structured Problem Solving (8D) required


  • Accountable for reductions in Customer PPM, Supplier PPM, and Warranty R/100 metrics
  • Champion 8D problem-solving teams formed to address customer and in-plant quality concerns
  • Communicate with the customer regarding APQP, quality issues, and pro-active continuous improvement activities
  • Complete special projects related to quality as assigned by the Quality Manager
  • Coordinate data acquisition or development of formal reports associated with performance metrics
  • Coordinate structured problem-solving activities associated with internal and external issues
  • Create an environment in which no one tolerates complacency
  • Drive rigorous internal and external benchmarking of performance
  • Drives for Continuous Improvement
  • Eliminate roadblocks, barriers, and inefficiencies
  • Facilitate the implementation of a plant quality system that is in compliance with the IATF16949
  • internal PPAPs
  • Key customer contact regarding quality-related issues
  • Lead application of quality tools such as SPC, DOE’s, Fishbone Diagrams, Five Why’s, Affinity Diagrams and Mistake-Proofing
  • Participate in IATF16949 internal and external audits
  • Participate in the APQP process with a cross-functional team and make disposition on supplier and
  • Quickly embrace new technology to increase capabilities
  • Redesign or ask others to redesign systems and processes to increase the effectiveness
  • Supervise Quality Auditors and/or Quality Inspectors
  • Use metrics and performance measures to track progress


  • Demonstrated success in establishing positive relationships with customers
  • Knowledge of Basic/Advanced Statistics preferred
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing and Kaizen preferred
  • Quality certifications desired (CRE CQE Black Belt etc.) preferred
  • Strong verbal presentation and interpersonal/facilitation skills
  • MS Office Suite experience (Excel, PowerPoint) required

Employer’s Statement

Meritor is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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