Quality Systems Engineer

Date: Sep 9, 2022

Location: Fairhaven, MA, US

Company: FUCHS Group

Welcome to the FUCHS Group, the world’s number one independent manufacturer of lubricants and related specialties. As a global company with roots in Germany, we expand the possibilities of whole industries, such as the automotive and aerospace sectors. More than 5,000 employees look closer, dig deeper and think further to create innovations and develop markets. That is what drives and connects us. We encourage our employees to expand their potential and grow together with us. Explore your specialties by joining us as
Quality Systems Engineer Next possible start date | Fairhaven


Fuchs Lubricants Co. is the United States operating unit of Fuchs Petrolub S.E., the world's largest independent manufacturer of specialty lubricants with global sales of over $2.8 Billion. We provide high quality lubricants and services to a wide range of industries such as automotive, appliance, and aerospace manufacturers; pharmaceuticals, transportation, mining, and energy. The organization is constantly developing new technology to meet the ever-changing demands of modern industry and we are recognized for providing world-class technical support to our strong customer base.


Nye Lubricants Inc., a member of the Fuchs Group located in Fairhaven, MA, is a leader in the innovation, formulation and manufacturer of synthetic lubricants.  Nye’s lubricants add value to products in a wide range of industries and applications.



Your responsibilities:

  • Assist Manager of Quality Systems with all matters relating to implementation of quality systems as well as maintaining current quality systems.
  • Support management activities and policies to help reduce the Cost of Poor Quality.
  • Assist Manager of Quality Systems to assist with departmental and organizational documentation and tracking. Including updates on MS SharePoint.
  • Lead or participate in Quality investigations into on-site or supply side issues.
  • Work with process engineering / R&D /  In Process Quality to identify areas of improvement.
  • Participate in and coordinate quality and process improvement projects or programs as needed.
  • Effectively communicate with other departments.
  • Responsible for maintaining CAPA system. Assign CAPAs and assist with timely Investigations. Lead high priority Investigations as needed.
  • Work with HR to assist with training systems and training records.
  • Coordinate Departmental Training Matrix. Update when needed. Responsible for the preparation of training materials for different              departments aimed at perfection in quality standards.
  • Assist Manager with the development and implementation of the Internal and Supplier audit schedule.
  • Perform internal and supplier audits as assigned.
  • Assist Manager with the coordination and hosting of External auditors (i.e. ISO & Customer), including coordination with internal process owners.
  • Gather and track Quality KPIs.
  • Gather and prepare Management Review documentation. Assist Manager with scheduling the MR.
  • Complete and submit automotive Production Part Approval (PPAP) documentation.



Qualifications we are looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in Science or Engineering
  • 5+ years’ experience manufacturing environment, preferably in lubricant or chemical manufacturing, filtration, testing and technical business operations or equivalent industrial supervisory experience.
  • ISO experience required; IATF16949, ISO 1345, and/ or AS9100D systems experience a plus
  • ASQ certifications preferred (CQA/ CQM/ CQE)


These are your benefits:

Fuchs offers a challenging and rewarding working environment where employees are encouraged to develop and grow as professionals.  In this role, you will have the opportunity to work on projects that will expand your experience and challenge your abilities in the global marketplace.  The position also offers an excellent compensation package and a comprehensive suite of benefits. 


Fuchs Lubricants Co. is an equal employment opportunity (EEO)/AA employer and strongly supports diversity in the workplace (m/f/d/v).

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