QA Engineer

PURPOSE: The Quality Assurance Engineer reports to the Quality Assurance Manager and works throughout this brand new operation in the Southeast. Looking for upwardly mobile engineer with previous paper or converting industry experience and a technical degree.


  • Develop and implement methods and procedures for work-in-process inspection
  • Develop process control documentation, including the needs of both the internal and external customer
  • Develop appropriate steps to maintain and/or improve engineering processes
  • Monitor and trend engineering quality metrics as part of a daily management program that includes daily, weekly and project level metrics
  • Establish product target levels for quality metrics based on industry standards
  • Lead the resolution of quality issues in engineering, including the use of root cause analysis and contingency plans as appropriate
  • Educate and train the workforce in best practices needed to maintain quality work in the engineering process
  • Participate in continuous improvement projects in the area of engineering quality
  • Alongside Technical Authority, interpret and implement customer specifications and regulatory requirements
  • Perform audits of in process work to ensure compliance with documented shipyard engineering processes


  • Bachelor Degree in Industrial or Mechanical or Packaging Engineering
  • Technical experience will be considered as an asset
  • Proven ability to achieve high performance levels in a complex fast moving environment
  • Ability to work independently, set priorities which accurately reflect the relative importance of job responsibilities, and follow through on assignments with minimal direction
  • Proven ability to work with various levels of the organization, from first line personnel to the executive team.
  • Ability to manage through teamwork and influence, as well as gain buy-in
  • Solid communication skills, both verbal and written

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Paper Converting, Pulp & Paper
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