The Quality Assurance organization provides a variety of services aimed at helping our internal customers, which include S&C leaders and team members, deliver superior quality to our customers. Quality planning, inspection, audit, quality information, quality improvement consulting, and quality communications are examples of the kind of services the organization provides.
The Project Quality engineer is responsible for supporting Quality initiatives within our Franklin assembly operations. This position reports directly to the Manager – Quality Assurance. While working closely with Product Engineering, Production Leadership, LPS, and Quality Managers, the Project Quality Engineer will help support the development of the quality standard and the quality program for S&C’s US manufactured products. Through problem-solving efforts, the Project Quality Engineer will also be responsible to help develop and implement quality improvements within the process to reduce both internal defects and customer issues.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:
Providing support to the creation of the quality standard for S&C’s Franklin Manufactured products and help ensure that established processes are being followed by the team members
Identifying and implementing built-in quality processes
Utilizing problem-solving skills to identify root causes of quality problems
Providing quality support for production, by working closely with the Production and Product Engineering teams on quality related issues and improvements
Utilizing quality feedback and metrics to identify design and process improvements
Ensuring that all inspection processes are documented and up to date
Providing support to the QA Management team on formulating strategies to increase inspection productivity within processes
In 1909, S&C Electric Company transformed the delivery of safe, reliable electricity with the invention of the Liquid Power Fuse. Today, as the world faces extreme weather events and the demand for electricity grows, S&C continues to innovate and advance the electrical grid, ensuring reliable and resilient power for homes, communities, and critical infrastructure around the world.
With a diverse, global workforce and core values around integrity, safety, and quality, S&C is a trusted industry leader and top workplace that offers meaningful careers to more than 3,500 team members. As a people-first organization, S&C is committed to fostering an inclusive and collaborative workplace where team members advance their careers through robust talent-development programs and involved leadership.
S&C’s deeply rooted belief diversity fosters greater creativity, innovation, and success guides the company to advance and sustain a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace culture.
ABOUT THE TEAM
In the (Engineering, Design) department, we are responsible for creatively addressing customers' needs, pioneering industry changes, and understanding each step, from R&D to production. We strive to not only solve the unique challenges our customers face today, but to create breakthrough technologies enabling them to effectively navigate the demands of the grid of tomorrow. As S&C innovates for reliability, progress, and longevity, our work continues S&C's legacy of creating game-changing technology and advancing the energy industry.
To select this job as one of interest to you, at a minimum, you must have the following:
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or similar technical degree.
Minimum of 7 years in a Quality role.
Ability to work in a high-tempo environment and interact with team members over a wide scope of the organization.
Expertise in process analytics.
Knowledge of Quality Management systems including ISO 9001.
Demonstrated expertise in problem solving.
Enthusiasm, driven, a sense of urgency, and strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Excellent organizational skills and ability to effectively multi-task.
Ability to lead large-scale quality improvement projects involving Quality, Engineering and Production team members.
Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing to team members at all levels of the organization.
S&C Electric Company is a global provider of equipment and services for electric power systems. Founded in 1911, the Chicago-based company designs and manufactures switching, protection, and control products for electric power transmission and distribution. S&C has global offices in the United States, Mexico, Canada, Brazil, the UK, and Australia.
S&C continues to advance new solutions for electric power delivery systems as the electric grid undergoes transformative changes in the 21st century. Utilities are working to integrate renewable energy sources, address peak loading issues, and manage the needs of electric vehicles. Looking at an increasingly complex and dynamic grid, S&C is working closely with it's electric utility customers to understand their electric grids and business challenges they face – then innovating solutions to address their power-delivery challenges.
Additionally, S&C offers a wide range of engineering, laboratory, testing, and field services for electric utilities and commercial and industrial power systems.?