Quality Engineer - Mason, MI



Date:  Nov 20, 2023

Quality Engineer

Key Responsibilities

•    Identify and contain quality spills, defects, and sorts.

  • Take proactive approach in preventing quality issues; work collaboratively with other departments to address.
  • Create and maintain on the floor production books with latest versions of work instructions, quality alerts, and other documents of the plant.
  • Respond immediately to customer concerns and take any and all appropriate action to resolve issues.
  • Create, populate, or maintain databases for tracking metrics, validation activities, test results, or validated systems.
  • Prepare validation or performance qualification protocols for new or modified manufacturing processes and systems.
  • Manage the Quality alert process.
  • Responsible for computing and compiling data to present as needed.
  • Track, enter, monitor and receive information from customer scorecards, portals, and other outlets.


Key Qualifications/Requirements


  • Must have advanced skills in MS Office.
  • In depth knowledge of quality systems, policies and procedures.
  • Must have knowledge of the quality systems required in automotive, specifically, TS 16949, ISO14001, and various customer quality standards (Ford Q1, VDA, etc.).
  • Expert-level knowledge of quality tools such as Process Capability, Problem Solving, 8-D, FMEA, SPC, etc.
  • Diverse knowledge of inspection control methods, techniques and documentation.
  • Ability to travel up to 25% is essential


Education & Experience


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, other Engineering, or related discipline is required. (7 years of directly related experience /CQE will be accepted in lieu of degree. )
  • CQE is strongly preferred. Six Sigma greenbelt or higher a plus.
  • 3 to 5 years of experience as a Quality Engineer in a manufacturing environment.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and seek to hire the best candidate regardless of age, beliefs, disability, ethnicity, gender or sexual orientation.

About us

We are a multi-technology company present in over 20 countries and our team of over 40,000 is made up of 90 different nationalities. They are the driving force of our company, which designs, develops and produces parts for over 900 models of the leading vehicle manufacturers, and enable us to be one of the top suppliers worldwide.

Do you have what it takes to build the future of mobility with us?

- You will be joining a leading international group in the automotive sector with a clear commitment to innovation, a trail-blazer in Industry 4.0 and engaged with ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) criteria.

- This is an opening to build a career in a global environment with many opportunities to grow both professionally and personally by participating and leading innovative and international projects.

- You will find a supportive and friendly environment where the emphasis is on team work, continuous improvement, trust, a dynamic spirit and thinking outside the box, and a passion for a job well done.

- You will be working with highly qualified professionals as Gestamp is committed to the ongoing training of our teams.

Join the Gestamp team!