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Quality Engineer

Date: Jun 24, 2022

Location: Hesston, KS, US

Company: AGCO

Quality Engineer

Develops, supports, and updates production test stations for the production line. Trouble shoots electrical and software issues in test stations. Uses warranty data reports and customer quality issue reports to prioritize and resolve customer issues. Develops methods for inspection, testing, sampling, and training.  Provides quality assurance support to ensure that the products produced are manufactured in accordance to the specifications and requirements as defined by the customer and/or company.  Respond to Customer identified issues.

What You Will Do:

  • Develops, supports, and updates production test stations for the production line.
  • Support and troubleshooting for electrical, software, hydraulic, and mechanical issues on test system machines. Responsible for minor repairs to test system machines.
  • Responsible for system maintenance and upgrades for test system machines.
  • Responsible to work with new product development engineers to develop testing for new products.
  • Maintains and supports production test stations through electrical, software, and mechanical trouble shooting.
  • Develops new testing solutions for electrical, software, and mechanical trouble shooting.
  • Uses warranty data reports and customer quality issue reports to prioritize and resolve customer issues.
  • Ensures and verifies accuracy and completeness of quality requirements, inspection sheets, engineering documents and sampling sheets used when inspecting parts or units.
  • Uses basic precision measuring tools, workmanship standards, visual inspection and referencing specifications and blueprints to identify discrepancies.  May include calibration activities.
  • Troubleshoots daily issues and determines the root cause of the problem.  Initiates proper procedures in order to resolve the problem.  Involves the appropriate departments.
  • Assist Manufacturing and Design Engineering during pilot runs of prototype units to determine undocumented quality requirements and/or test procedures that should be added to the Quality Requirements.
  • Communicate in the appropriate manner with the appropriate formats (i.e., documents, email, charts, etc.) as necessary to convey quality information to the required parties.
  • Initiates deviations for individual parts, assemblies or machines when it is applicable.
  • Initiate Corrective/Preventative Action notices as determined necessary to ensure quality processes and products.
  • Participates in meetings as required.  Completes follow-up activities in a timely manner
  • Provides training to the appropriate people as required on product operation and/or important information that has been identified that requires a “need-to-know” status.
  • Assist and participate when required and approved by the Quality Manager.
  • Lead problem solving for resolving top customer reported problems.

What You Will Bring:

  • Four-year college degree preferred in Electrical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Technology or equivalent work experience.
  • Three to five years’ relevant experience in manufacturing and production processes. 
  • Prefer experience in manufacturing industries.
  • Supervisory experience, skills and responsibility is preferred

What We Offer

GLOBAL DIVERSITY – Diversity means many things to us, different brands, cultures, nationalities, genders, generations – even variety in our roles. You make us unique!

ENTERPRISING SPIRIT- Every role adds value. We’re committed to helping you develop and grow to realize your potential.

POSITIVE IMPACT – Make it personal and help us feed the world.

INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES - You can combine your love for technology with manufacturing excellence – and work alongside teams of people around the world who share your enthusiasm.

MAKE THE MOST OF YOU – Benefits include: health care and wellness plans, flexible and virtual work options (where available), 401(k) Savings Plan with company match, paid holidays and paid time off, flexible spending accounts, reimbursement for continuing education, company philanthropic programs, company perks programs, and much more…

Please note that this job posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all required activities, duties, responsibilities or benefits and may change at any time with or without notice.

AGCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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