Quality Specialist

Location: Reading, PA (19601)
Company: Carpenter Technology
Industry: IT
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 4 days ago
  • The primary role will be to support the implementation of AS13100 across the Carpenter Organization with the expectation that the successful candidate must be capable of assuming project leadership for the effort.
  • Directs the proactive improvement of process and product Quality at Carpenter to increase First Time Through (FTT) through project teams, using industry best practices.
  • Directs the establishment of Critical to Quality measures (CTQ), Key Process Characteristics (KCC), Key Control Characteristics (KCC), control plans and FMEA through project teams, using industry best practices.
  • Effectively mentor Level I, Level II and Level III Quality Engineers in appropriate quality strategies, tools, and techniques.
  • Proactively anticipate and identify quality issues to increase customer satisfaction by reducing claims, remakes, scrap and deviations from standard work.
  • Drive the improvement of critical work center Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) through project teams.
  • Establish and manage a framework for gathering and synthesizing data to effectively detect and solve the most complex quality issues to prevent recurrence using appropriate quality strategies, tools, and techniques.
  • Lead Quality Specialist I-III in detecting and solving complex quality issues.
  • Proactively identify process improvement opportunities, stabilize processes, and implement statistical process controls (SPC) to establish and maintain process capability.
  • Master the most complex inspection, measurement and sampling methods and lead efforts for method improvements through project teams. (MSA)
  • Assists Quality Specialist I-III with complex inspection, measurement, and sampling methods
  • Lead the development of robust processes as part of the New Product Introduction (NPI) through project teams.
  • Develop training materials and provide training to Quality Specialist I-III on quality strategies, tools, and techniques.
  • Perform all other duties and special projects as assigned.

  • Four-year college degree preferred. High School Diploma required.
  • Five or more years of relevant experience.

  • Expert understanding of industrial/manufacturing principles, standards, methods and practices.
  • Expert knowledge of disciplined problem-solving methods.
  • Expert knowledge of Carpenter's products and processes.
  • Knowledge of positive employee relations practices.
  • Ability to lead cross-functional teams to resolve white space issues.
  • Problem solving skills to include check sheet, Pareto diagram, cause-and-effect diagram, graphs, control charts, histogram and scatter diagram.
  • Ability to apply continuous improvement methods, such as Practical Problem Solving (PPS), Six Sigma, Lean Principles and Error Proofing as a facilitator or team leader.
  • Ability to organize and prioritize tasks and make appropriate decisions.
  • Ability to perform independent work on all assignments.
  • Ability to work in a production environment.
  • Direct candid and mature interpersonal skills.

Carpenter Technology Company offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package including life, medical, dental, vision, flexible spending accounts, disability coverage, 401k with company contributions as well as many other options to employees.

Carpenter Technology Corporation's policy is to fully and effectively maintain a program of equal employment opportunity and nondiscrimination for all employees, to employ affirmative action for all protected classes, and to recruit and develop the best qualified persons available regardless of age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, political affiliation or any other characteristic protected by law. The Company also will recruit, develop and provide opportunities for qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans.

Web Reference : AJF/340220957-202
Posted Date : Wed, 22 Jun 2022

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