Houston engineering recruiting firm seeks a Quality Engineer with ceramics expertise

Kappa Search, Inc. is a technical recruiting firm with offices in Chicago and Houston focusing on placement of engineering, manufacturing, supply chain and operations professionals.   We are working with a market leading manufacturer of ceramics that is currently hiring a Quality Engineer.  This is a permanent position offering a comprehensive compensation and benefits package along with an excellent opportunity to contribute and grow with a very well-established company.   The Quality Engineer will lead continuous improvement efforts while maintaining an effective Quality Management System.

Specific responsibilities are as follows:

  • Implement quality assurance plans
  • Maintain and assure processes are aligned with ISO:9001
  • Improve current quality management systems
  • Document quality reports with analysis and summary of information
  • Develop preventative measures, monitor procedures, corrective actions, and verification procedures
  • Approve quality processes by establishing product specifications

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
  • Knowledge of Lean, ISO 9001, Six Sigma, Kaizen, KanBan and 5S concepts
  • Certified by ASQ as a CQE/CQA
  • Six Sigma Green Belt