Walker Die Casting, an Allison Transmission Company
July 12, 2021
Full Time - Experienced
Walker Die Casting has evolved into a highly automated aluminum casting and machining manufacturer. Experience, skill, motivation and a desire to succeed are traits we are looking for in qualified candidates.
The Quality Engineer is responsible for application of principles and practices of product quality assurance and quality control in support of the Walker Die Casting Quality Management System.
Primary responsibility for the understanding and satisfaction of product and process requirements for assigned customers and suppliers
Proficiency in the application of AIAG Core Tools methodologies for Advanced Product Quality Planning, Measurement System Analysis, Production Part Approval Process, Failure Mode and Effects Analysis and Statistical Process Control
Auditing of products and processes for the purpose of ensuring conformance to requirements
Development of work and inspection instructions and training of associates in their interpretation and application
Troubleshooting manufacturing processes to identify and resolve the cause(s) of nonconformities
Participation in cross-functional teams as a member or leader
Professional representation of the company in internal and external interactions
Education and Work Experience
Post-secondary degree in Engineering or Sciences from an acceptably accredited institution or equivalent experience and training
A minimum of 5 years of experience in Quality Assurance or Continuous Improvement, preferably in a tier-one automotive manufacturing environment or equivalent experience and training
American Society for Quality Certification (or the ability to be certified) in Auditing, Engineering, Management or Six Sigma
Ability to interpret standards and product specifications
Intermittent travel domestic and international (0 – 20%)
Legal authorization to work in the United States without Company sponsorship
Ability to read, write and speak English proficiently
The Quality Engineer works in an office environment but must be able to tolerate exposure to elements such as temperature and noise during periods of time spent on the factory floor
Frequently required to stand, walk, climb up and down stairs, lift or move objects up to 25 lbs unassisted, reach with arms and use hands to handle
The ability to use standard measurement and test equipment
Disposition of accumulated red-tagged product in a timely manner
Walker Die Casting has a 60+ year history of growth and long-term employment, offering a competitive compensation and benefits program, paid vacation and holidays, 401K retirement plan, medical, dental and vision plans and company-paid life insurance.
About Walker Die Casting, an Allison Transmission Company
Allison Transmission, Inc. is the premier global provider of commercial duty automatic transmissions and hybrid propulsion systems. Allison products are specified by over 250 of the world's leading vehicle manufacturers and are used in many market sectors including bus, refuse, fire, construction, distribution, military and specialty applications.
The Power of Allison Transmission is born in the entrepreneurial spirit of our people who, using advanced technology create reliable, best in class products that make a difference across the globe.
By joining Allison Transmission, you will become a member of a world-class team, working together to design, manufacture and distribute products that improve the way the world works.