Quality Engineer

As a Quality Engineer, you help define the quality management system (QMS) requirements within the core processes of Oceaneering’s quality culture. You also ensure that the manufacturing processes for all projects are carried out within those guidelines. Responsibilities include identifying, tracking, and helping to resolve quality issues quickly to ensure customer zero impact. You are also responsible for participating in multiple complex projects that require innovative original solutions where results are the key to the successful completion of these projects. 

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for a Quality Engineer who enjoys working in a team environment to develop and implement best practices emphasizing defect prevention, reduction of variation and waste, ensuring continuous improvements in meeting all customer and business requirements . 

Essential tasks and responsibilities?

  • Support the company’s strategic plan; 
  • Support quality initiatives such as process and product characterizations that lead to continuous / cost improvements; 
  • Assess/analyze the effectiveness of improvement programs and/or tools, using PDCA, Six Sigma, Kaizen and/or Lean Techniques; 
  • Support the development of quality engineering and quality compliance with the right skills for new product introductions and product lifecycle management; 
  • Ensure compliance and assist in compliance with the company and division specific Quality Management System (QMS); 
  • Lead and/or support continuous improvement initiatives and continuous improvement training, as requested, by other functional departments; 
  • Work closely with engineering to ensure requirements defined as Critical-to-Quality (CTQ) and/or Critical-to-Process (CTP) are defined, understood, aligned with current capabilities and managed to to ensure conformity; 
  • Review and approve drawings and technical change orders as part of the system workflows, when applicable; 
  • Manage all quality related matters within the product team (eg internal, supplier and/or customer); 
  • Leading problem-solving initiatives on supplier components; 
  • Visit suppliers to resolve product performance issues; 
  • Collect data and perform/execute various analytical/statistical analyzes and interpretations as part of process improvements and day-to-day support; 
  • Stop production or assembly in case of manufacturing of unacceptable product or process; 
  • Stay on top of current and evolving manufacturing and engineering trends related to product quality; 
  • Attend various meetings and take action/communicate status or instructions; 
  • Work with other quality engineers from each division as needed to facilitate collaboration and sharing best practices. 

Additional tasks

  • Additional tasks or special projects as required; 
  • Travel may be necessary. 
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Qualifications for this position?

  • HBO education in mechanical engineering or related field; 
  • Minimum 3-5 years of quality control experience in a production environment or equivalent; 
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience working in an ISO9001 QMS; 
  • Excellent knowledge of the Dutch and English language, verbally and in writing; 
  • Experience with MS Office; 
  • Strong written communication (research reports, business correspondence and/or job creation); 
  • Ability to interpret and clearly explain complex mechanical design drawings and documentation; 
  • Must be able to perform well both autonomously and in a team; 
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of employees, suppliers, customers and authoritie agencies 
  • Practical experience in troubleshooting and root cause analysis methods. 

Working conditions

As this function is classified as INDOOR/OFFICE WORK and is characterized as follows:

  • Almost exclusively indoors during the day; 
  • Occasional exposure to workplace airborne dust; 
  • Work surface is stable (flat); 
  • Requires working indoors under controlled conditions; 
  • Tasks are performed in close proximity to other people; 
  • Physical activity/requirements. 

The physical requirements described here are representative of the requirements an employee must meet to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations can be made to allow persons with disabilities to perform essential functions. 

Incidental:

  • lifting up to 10 kg; 
  • Climb, bend, kneel, squat and reach. 

Frequent:

  • Lifting up to 5 kg; 
  • Stand. 

Constantly:

  • Repetitive movements of arms and hands; 
  • Sit with back supported; 

Quality Engineer

As a Quality Engineer, you help define the quality management system (QMS) requirements within the core processes of Oceaneering’s quality culture. You also ensure that the manufacturing processes for all projects are carried out within those guidelines. Responsibilities include identifying, tracking, and helping to resolve quality issues quickly to ensure customer zero impact. You are also responsible for participating in multiple complex projects that require innovative original solutions where results are the key to the successful completion of these projects. 

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for a Quality Engineer who enjoys working in a team environment to develop and implement best practices emphasizing defect prevention, reduction of variation and waste, ensuring continuous improvements in meeting all customer and business requirements . 

Essential tasks and responsibilities?

  • Support the company’s strategic plan; 
  • Support quality initiatives such as process and product characterizations that lead to continuous / cost improvements; 
  • Assess/analyze the effectiveness of improvement programs and/or tools, using PDCA, Six Sigma, Kaizen and/or Lean Techniques; 
  • Support the development of quality engineering and quality compliance with the right skills for new product introductions and product lifecycle management; 
  • Ensure compliance and assist in compliance with the company and division specific Quality Management System (QMS); 
  • Lead and/or support continuous improvement initiatives and continuous improvement training, as requested, by other functional departments; 
  • Work closely with engineering to ensure requirements defined as Critical-to-Quality (CTQ) and/or Critical-to-Process (CTP) are defined, understood, aligned with current capabilities and managed to to ensure conformity; 
  • Review and approve drawings and technical change orders as part of the system workflows, when applicable; 
  • Manage all quality related matters within the product team (eg internal, supplier and/or customer); 
  • Leading problem-solving initiatives on supplier components; 
  • Visit suppliers to resolve product performance issues; 
  • Collect data and perform/execute various analytical/statistical analyzes and interpretations as part of process improvements and day-to-day support; 
  • Stop production or assembly in case of manufacturing of unacceptable product or process; 
  • Stay on top of current and evolving manufacturing and engineering trends related to product quality; 
  • Attend various meetings and take action/communicate status or instructions; 
  • Work with other quality engineers from each division as needed to facilitate collaboration and sharing best practices. 

Additional tasks

  • Additional tasks or special projects as required; 
  • Travel may be necessary. 
Solliciteer direct!

Qualifications for this position?

  • HBO education in mechanical engineering or related field; 
  • Minimum 3-5 years of quality control experience in a production environment or equivalent; 
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience working in an ISO9001 QMS; 
  • Excellent knowledge of the Dutch and English language, verbally and in writing; 
  • Experience with MS Office; 
  • Strong written communication (research reports, business correspondence and/or job creation); 
  • Ability to interpret and clearly explain complex mechanical design drawings and documentation; 
  • Must be able to perform well both autonomously and in a team; 
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of employees, suppliers, customers and authoritie agencies 
  • Practical experience in troubleshooting and root cause analysis methods. 

Working conditions

As this function is classified as INDOOR/OFFICE WORK and is characterized as follows:

  • Almost exclusively indoors during the day; 
  • Occasional exposure to workplace airborne dust; 
  • Work surface is stable (flat); 
  • Requires working indoors under controlled conditions; 
  • Tasks are performed in close proximity to other people; 
  • Physical activity/requirements. 

The physical requirements described here are representative of the requirements an employee must meet to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations can be made to allow persons with disabilities to perform essential functions. 

Incidental:

  • lifting up to 10 kg; 
  • Climb, bend, kneel, squat and reach. 

Frequent:

  • Lifting up to 5 kg; 
  • Stand. 

Constantly:

  • Repetitive movements of arms and hands; 
  • Sit with back supported; 

Who are we?

Oceaneering AGV Systems develops, produces and maintains innovative, efficient total logistics solutions using automated controlled vehicles (AGVs). Through innovative application of our field-proven hardware and software, our customers can benefit from the use of our AGV systems in mission-critical operations, providing long-term strategic value. We are based in Houston, Texas, but have headquarters in several countries and cities. For this position you will be based in Utrecht, the Netherlands. 

Who are we?

Oceaneering AGV Systems develops, produces and maintains innovative, efficient total logistics solutions using automated controlled vehicles (AGVs). Through innovative application of our field-proven hardware and software, our customers can benefit from the use of our AGV systems in mission-critical operations, providing long-term strategic value. We are based in Houston, Texas, but have headquarters in several countries and cities. For this position you will be based in Utrecht, the Netherlands. 

About groei-IT

groei-IT is a recruitment and selection agency 2.0. We guide you in your career. We think it is important that you work in an environment where you are empowered. In addition, it is important that you act from your why. After all, your why is your strength. If you feel good about yourself and do your job full of energy, you are not only a talented employee, you will also be a happy person. Because we think it is important that you end up in the right place, we ask thorough questions during the interviews. We are very curious about your motives, ambitions, fears and motivations. We also consider your future plans. Your growth is our focus.

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