Avery Dennison Quality Engineer in Mentor, Ohio
Avery Dennison (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical, and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs more than 30,000 employees in over 50 countries. Reported sales in 2019 were $7.1 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.
Avery Dennison is seeking a Quality Engineer to drive improvements and provide support to our quality, manufacturing and R&D teams for the Avery Dennison Medical business in Northeast Ohio. In this role, you will lead the implementation of quality system processes which may include, but are not limited to, supplier management, internal audits, complaint handling, document control, corrective and preventative action, non-conforming material and deviations.
Primary Responsibilities and Job Functions:
Drive improvements to the quality system that ensures its suitability, adequacy and efficiency.
Provide operational support related to issue resolution, product quality/risk assessment and product disposition.
Provide facility quality support and representation in new product development, scale up, design transfer, and facility validation activities.
Represent quality on core design change and new product development teams to ensure the design control process is being followed effectively and to build results including batch records and control plans.
Coordinate and complete Continuous Improvement initiatives.
Provide training for the development of Quality Control Technicians/Analysts.
Understand and ensure compliance with cGMP, ISO 13485, and FDA 21 CFR Part 820 regulations
Provide support in internal, customer, supplier and regulatory audits.
Produce and provide quality metrics for management review.
Approve process changes as defined by Quality system.
Approve the release of product for shipment to customer.
Release new product development projects to Operations for production.
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or technical related field is required.
Experience prioritizing multiple responsibilities with minimal direction.
Strong written and verbal communication skills; strong presentation skills.
Able to effectively work with various functions and levels within the organization.
Up to 10% travel.
Three years meaningful experience in Quality preferred.
Knowledge of ISO 13485 and 21 CFR Part 820 preferred.
Six Sigma Training is a plus.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled