United States, Warren -HU, MI, Adhesive Technologies

Quality Engineer

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  • Work with cross functional team in launching new products and validating processes as a part of the Henkel ADP process.
  • Participate in management of change (MOC) processes leading to robust processes and products.
  • Actively participate as a cross functional team member to help create and modify APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning) documents including, but not limited to, PFMEA (Process Failure Mode Effect Analysis), Process Flow, and Control Plan.
  • Effectively communicate with customers, suppliers, and internal Henkel personnel to support problem resolution and execution of APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning) documentation using the customer’s format when required.
  • Monitor customer portals providing timely response and ensuring site understanding and compliance to customer specific requirements.
  • Provide formal response to other customer requests such as material specification review, or customer survey.
  • Utilize disciplined problem-solving methodology to ensure effective containment, root cause analysis, corrective action implementation, effectiveness determination and read across.
  • Support site integrated management system through auditing, document writing, and other continuous improvement activities.
  • Lead Non-Conforming Material (NCMR) process for Warren
  • Maintaining a safe environment in labs and plant.
  • Assists in development of continuous improvement procedures.
  • Lead Customer Complaint Process for Warren Facility
  • Management of rework, rejects and blocked stock dispositions.
  • Assists in internal & external audits.
  • Utilize Statistical Quality Control (SQC) Tools to assist in driving improvements
  • Performs various other duties as assigned by the QA Manager.


  • BS Engineering, BS Chemistry, or related field of study
  • 2+ years in a manufacturing environment with quality experience, automotive industry preferred
  • Understanding of IATF 16949 and ISO 9001 requirements with practical application in the automotive industry
  • Experience with customer complaint resolution and PPAP documentation required
  • Domestic travel requirements < 5%
  • Ability to communicate effectively across all levels of the organization
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks and the ability to effectively manage time
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills, Six Sigma or statistical experience preferred
  • SAP experience preferred
  • Experience with data analysis software (Minitab) preferred

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Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and other legally protected characteristics.

JOB ID: req48414
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067
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