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Quality Engineer

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Date: Nov 20, 2018

Location: Canton, MI, US, 48188

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc


The Quality Engineer will be responsible for supporting production and continuous improvement activities within the manufacturing facility, as well as support for customer and supplier nonconformities.  Application of proper problem-solving techniques and the selection of appropriate countermeasures are essential for these related tasks through collection, analysis, and interpretation of data to drive decisions.  The Quality Engineer will assist with the development and maintenance of facility-level Quality Management Systems to ensure compliance to IATF and ISO standards.  This includes the management of necessary documentation, updates to those documents, risk analysis, mitigation and internal audit programs. 



  • Help drive and promote a positive safety culture throughout the facility
  • Interact with suppliers and customers on quality issues and drive improvement
  • Collect, analyze, and summarize various forms of data, with the ability to provide recommendations for improvement based on results
  • Determine root cause and implement effective corrective actions in response to internal or external nonconformities
  • Manage control of documentation throughout the facility
  • Assist with conducting and reporting internal audits
  • Drive and support continuous improvement, focusing on process, product, safety and quality
  • Participate in relevant training to proactively build new skills that benefit the department and company
  • Assist in capital project justifications
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Desired Experience

  • Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
  • Fundamental knowledge and/or ability to quickly learn and apply product and process design techniques (APQP, FMEA, PPAP, Control Plans, etc.)
  • Proficient with MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent root cause analysis, problem solving and organization skills, ability to multi-task
  • Bachelor's degree in a technical/engineering field
  • IATF Lead Auditor Certification
  • Related experience in manufacturing environment is required


Bachelors in Engineering General


Company Information

Worthington Industries operates under a long-standing corporate philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule, with earning money for its shareholders as the first corporate goal. As a market leader in metals manufacturing for nearly 60 years, we put people first, whether they’re our employees, shareholders, customers or suppliers. We’re looking for individuals who share our people-first philosophy and can help us continually innovate and grow through their insights, leadership and unique talents.

Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) is a global metals manufacturer serving growing end markets including automotive, construction, energy, agriculture, alternative fuel and many other markets. Our family of 10,000 employees in over 80 facilities throughout 10 countries has helped us earn the respect of our customers, our communities and our industry. With sales of approximately $ 3 billion annually, our company has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as a “Most Admired Company” and four times as a “100 Best Companies to Work For.”

Worthington Industries Inc., and its subsidiaries, is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran’s status.


Alternate Locations:  

Nearest Major Market: Canton
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

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