Quality Engineer

Information About Novelis
Novelis is the world leader in aluminum rolling, producing an estimated 14 percent of the world's flat-rolled aluminum products. With industry-leading assets and technology, Novelis produces the highest-quality aluminum sheet and foil products for customers in high-value markets including automotive, transportation, packaging, construction and printing.
Our customers include major brands such Jaguar, Ford, BMW, Coca-Cola, Anheuser-Busch InBev, Rexam, Ball, Crown, ThyssenKrupp and others. In addition to being the world leader in aluminum rolling, Novelis is leading the industry with our sustainability and recycling efforts. Currently, Novelis recycles 50 billion used beverage cans annually €“ enough to circle the earth more than 100 times.
Headquartered in Atlanta, GA, Novelis operates in 11 countries, has approximately 11,000 employees and reported revenue of approximately $9.9 billion for its 2016 fiscal year. For more information, please visit novelis.com and follow us at facebook.com/Novelis Inc and twitter.com/Novelis.
Position Overview
Novelis Oswego has an exciting opportunity for a Quality Engineer! The primary focus of this position is working closely with Manufacturing, Materials, and Engineering teams in the assurance that all manufacturing operations are capable of providing materials and services that satisfy company requirements. Provide focused quality engineering support primarily within the Manufacturing portion of the Quality Systems. Be responsible for assignment of component quality requirements using auditing and risk-based decision-making techniques, including assessing gauging techniques and competency, writing quality plans, and coordinating technical requirements with appropriate groups. Manage the manufactured product portion of the non-conforming process, ensuring that appropriate root cause analysis and corrective actions are implemented and quality data is trended and reported upon on a routine basis.
Practical implementation of manufactured/component systems and procedures for meeting TS16949 standards. A minimum requirement of the ISO standard is required.
Review and perform routine and in-process audits in accordance with TS16949 standards. Ensure that modifications are documented and compliance is demonstrated through objective evidence.
Provide daily general manufacturing performance metrics to Management and Engineering staff.
Support and train in Lean/Six Sigma/Belt initiatives to remove variability and reduce cost to improve quality and reduce the cost of manufacturing operations as requested.
Identify root causes for scrap and major sources of waste on the line.
Disposition non-conforming product based on mechanical, chemical, or surface properties of the product.
Investigate any mechanical or chemical testing failures in manufacturing process and give recommendations for further testing.
Issue Quality Alerts for sustained quality issues on the manufacturing lines.
Participate in Customer complaint issues.
Work on various projects assigned by the Quality Leader.
Document defects from Manufacturing Operations and analyze their root causes.
Facilitate corrective actions within the manufacturing operation and validate effectiveness.
Provide feedback to Operators on the quality rejections of manufactured product.
Ability to use appropriate software to gather and report data on manufacturing performance.
Ability to use continuous improvement techniques for problem solving.
Four year degree in Engineering field or related technical discipline required.
Computer literate.
Statistical training required.
Willing to travel occasionally.
Knowledge of manufacturing operations required..
Knowledge of appropriate computer based programs..
A thorough knowledge and understanding of the use and application of statistical quality assurance methods.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
Experience with and/or train in PPAP, Control Plans, FMEA's, and problem solving techniques.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
About Oswego
Oswego, NY is a small city with a beautiful waterfront, complemented by the maritime theme found within the city. Our many parks afford a panoramic view of Lake Ontario, and we offer a beautifully preserved historical site at Fort Ontario. Oswego is centrally located in New York State, just 45 minutes north of Syracuse, making the Syracuse suburbs an easy commute. The State University of New York at Oswego is No. 18 on the U.S. News list of the best 50 public campuses in the Northern Region. Oswego's location makes it very attractive to outdoor enthusiasts with sailing, power boating, world class sport fishing and auto racing opportunities in our back yard. A short drive to the Adirondack Mountains provides countless opportunities for hiking, back packing, canoe/kayaking and camping on and around 46 peaks over 4,000 feet in altitude.

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