Quality Engineer

Date: Jun 12, 2022

Location: Harvey, IL, 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 Engineer Next possible start date | Harvey

Your responsibilities:

The Quality Engineer will work to ensure the overall quality of manufactured products, as well as support development and continuous improvement of key business processes. Responsibilities will include:

  • Provide expertise, training, and coaching in the application of the DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control) methodology and Six Sigma Lean tool set, including knowledge application of statistics and other problem-solving skills.
  • Create and maintain SOPs for the facility.
  • Work with Teams to ensure procedures are followed, documentation is maintained, and champion changes based on quality assessments.
  • Apply the PDSA (Plan Do Study Act) methodology to company procedures.
  • Analyze quality inquiries reported and implement preventive measures.
  • Use of statistics to evaluate manufacturing and technical data.
  • Support ISO 9001 and IATF 16949 requirements (FMEA & Control Plans).


Qualifications we are looking for:

  • BS/BA in Chemistry or Engineering.
  • ASQ certified quality engineer preferred.
  •    5+ years of experience with process, project and plant engineering areas for specialty chemicals design and manufacturing
  •    Sound problem solving and decision-making capabilities, with strong customer focus and attention to detail.
  • Ability to teach effective problem-solving methods.


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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