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Quality Engineer

Date: 09-Sep-2021

Location: Sheffield, GB, S13 9WH

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.

OUR COMPANY

JELD-WEN (NYSE:JELD), founded in 1960, is one of the world’s largest door and window manufacturers, with more than 22,000 employees operating in 24 countries globally. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, JELD-WEN designs, produces and distributes an extensive range of interior and exterior doors, wood, vinyl and aluminium windows and related products for use in the new construction and repair and remodelling of residential homes and non-residential buildings. 

 

Our products and services afford us the opportunity to enter peoples’ workplaces, homes and daily lives. With this privilege comes great responsibility to ensure that the products we deliver are reliable and enrich the places and lives that they touch. We bring beauty and security to the spaces that touch our lives.

 

We act with integrity, invest in people, inspire through innovation, deliver on our promises and improve every day. We are seeking talented individuals who share this purpose and values and want to excel in their field of expertise. We offer excellent benefits, a collaborative environment in which to apply your talent and a dynamic and growing company, with exceptional career progression opportunities.

Are you an experienced Quality Engineer looking for your next role?

Do you have experience working in a medium to high volume, medium variety manufacturing and engineering environment?

If you answered yes to the questions above, then stop your job search now, you’ve found your next role.

 

We are now looking for a Quality Engineer to join the team here at JELD-WEN Sheffield, to support the implementation of strategic Quality improvement plans and objectives across the Sheffield site.

 

As Quality Engineer, you’ll provide advice, guidance, and support to the site teams to ensure compliance with company management standards and legislative requirements.

 

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Minimise the total cost of quality and ensuring 100% compliance to standards.
  • Set the standards for Quality led operational activities.
  • Role model behaviours in line with the JELD-WEN standard of acceptance and in accordance with JELD-WEN values and expectations.
  • Lead Quality activities towards world-class performance; make continuous improvement standard practice.  Educate, develop, and inspire team members towards betterment and achievement.
  • Facilitate and/or lead activity to solve internal and customer complaints, through A3 and basic problem solving tools
  • Create/deploy quality training for new and current employees
  • Manage NPI & Process Control Management across site, in your areas of responsibility
  • Participate & engage in taking CI Projects in our area of responsibility to drive down/improve the costs of key scrap & rework projects
  • Support Quality Manager with ISO9001:2015 Management System & continued accreditation

 

YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCES

  • Experience of working in a medium to high volume, medium variety manufacturing and engineering environment.
  • Experience of working with automation, machining, paint and/or coatings would be advantageous
  • Experience of problem solving and lean tools
  • Experience of working with a daily and visual management techniques
  • Experience of problem solving and leading associated activities
  • Demonstrable examples of solving quality, warranty and customer abnormalities
  • Experience/involvement in New Product Introduction
  • Experience/involvement in Process Change Management
  • Experience ISO9001:2015 & Internal Auditing
  • A self-motivator able to work alone or part of the team to drive necessary improvements within the business
  • Excellent IT skills for report writing, analyses of data statistics with good presentation skills
  • Ability to use QUALITY Tools to aid problem resolution

 

JELD-WEN is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.

Unless explicitly requested or approached by JELD-WEN, the company will not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services