Senior Quality Engineer - Plastics and Metal Products Manufacturing - Milford, CT
Edgewell Personal Care LLC
June 18, 2018
Position located in Milford, C
Full Time - Experienced
Quality, Quality Engineering
4 Year Degree
Edgewell is seeking a Sr. Quality Engineer, to manage the quality of the Private Brands products lines within the Wet Shave (razors and blades) business. Work with our Manufacturing and Commercial Sales organizations to address and resolve retail customer concerns, packaging issues, product defects, etc.
Be accountable for completing all assigned Quality Engineering deliverables (KFPs)
Ensure the quality of products produced is consistent with both EPC & Retailer Quality standards.
Effectively investigate and ensure the timely closure of consumer complaints (customer/consumer).
Ability to effectively interact with vendors, contract manufacturers, suppliers and cross functional Teams relative to quality issues.
Ensure the timely closure of Corrective Action Preventative Action (CAPA) investigations and any additional non-conformance investigations.
Capability, at an expert level, to utilize a structured method of complex problem solving.
Ability to use statistics and Quality Engineering tools (i.e. FMEA, DOE, SPC)
Ability to concisely present the summary and recommendations from an adverse event to management and key stakeholders.
Ability to effectively communicate and build strong working relationships with cross functional groups located both externally and internally within the organization.
Assess current processes and identify ways to streamline or improve.
Conducts quality audits based on appropriate regulatory and procedural requirements.
Ability to review and approve New Product specifications, T-Specifications, Bill of Materials, Packaging Assembly Specs, Non Conformance Reports and Deviations.
Ability to write, review, revise and approve Quality SOPs.
Support appropriate product development quality related projects: internal and external.
BA or BS in a technical discipline such as Engineering, Biology, Chemistry, Microbiology or related technical field.
Five to seven years minimum experience working in a manufacturing environment in a quality related field,
Experience in an FDA regulated business or ISO:9000 Quality System
Certifications such as ASQ CQE, CRE, CQA, CSSBB, or ISO Lead Auditor preferred.
Validation; DOE; Statistical Analysis; Root Cause Analysis and structured problem solving.
Project Management Experience
Data Collection, Data Analysis, Project Design, Coordination, Decision Making and Technical Solution Development
Demonstrated above-average performance as a QE with excellent leadership skills.
Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
Excellent computer skills – Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, Minitab, Visio
Quality Engineering experience within Injection molding, metal cutting and grinding, and automated assembly manufacturing environments is a plus
Working Relationships & Environment
Reports to the Senior Manager of Quality
Occasional Travel - mostly US and Mexico
Internal Number: NAM01531
About Edgewell Personal Care LLC
Edgewell Personal Care Brands is a $2.5B manufacturer of some of the world's best known brands of consumer products.
We are a global team of 7,000 visionaries, doers, and makers. Our portfolio of over 25 brands touches lives in more than 50 countries. Together, we re-imagine good mornings and endless summers, beauty and bonding, confidence and determination.
The Edgewell family of brands has a product for everyone -- with well-established brand names such as Schick® and Wilkinson Sword® men's and women's shaving systems and disposable razors; Edge® and Skintimate® shave preparations; Playtex®, Stayfree®, Carefree® and o.b.® feminine care products; Banana Boat® and Hawaiian Tropic® sun care products; Playtex® infant feeding, Diaper Genie® and gloves; and Wet Ones® moist wipes. Our newest brands now include two lines of skin care products for men: Bull Dog® and Jack Black®.