Avery Dennison Sr. Quality Project Engineer in Painesville, Ohio
Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science and manufacturing 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 approximately 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2018 were $7.2 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.
Avery Dennison is seeking a Senior Quality Engineer that is a highly motivated problem solver that has the ability to lead cross functional teams and drive results. In this role, the successful candidate will bring passion, determination and a sense of urgency to drive a world class quality culture to Graphics operations. You will work closely with the broader divisional quality organization in Graphics, site operations, engineering and supply chain to ensure business success in a leading company where individual and team success are recognized and rewarded.
Activities may include, but are not limited to:
Lead strategic quality improvement projects to reduce the occurrence of customer claims
Reduce the occurence of HOLD rolls by leading and facilitating cross functional root cause problem solving
Maintain and improve reports tracking critical quality metrics including HOLD accrual and customer claims
Lead capital projects to introduce engineering controls to improve product consistency
Perform capability analysis to minimize internal run variation resulting in out of spec material
Support R&D project development and scale up to ensure site quality expectations are accounted for
Participate in daily MDI process and support quality related actions
Lead customer corrective action requests implementing countermeasures to prevent recurrence
Establish and asses quality testing standards and required frequencies based on risk and product requirements
Perform other tasks or project work as assigned
Practice all health and safety procedures, policies and practices.
Practice excellent housekeeping. Maintain a clean and organized work area.
Participate in all required safety training and initiatives.
3 years industry experience required, 5 years preferred
Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemistry, Material Science or equivalent
Strong oral and written communication skills
Actively seeks knowledge, skills and experience in order to grow and develop
Good trouble-shooting/problem-solving and mechanical ability
Achieves goals with minimal direction
Demonstrated decision making and problem-solving experience
Demonstrated leadership capability including prior experience with direct report or ability to influence without authority
Must be able to actively contribute in a team based environment; encourage open communication and positive interaction with peers and management to effectively reach a common goal.
Must have schedule flexibility for occasionally staying over or coming in early
Proficient in Google and Microsoft Office
Previous Quality or Research and Development lab experience preferred
Certified Quality Engineer or ASQ affiliation preferred
Six Sigma green belt or black belt preferred
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