Quality Engineer - Utility Tractors

Location: Augusta, GA

Department: Georgia

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Entry Level

RFA Engineering (www.rfamec.com) is seeking a candidate to be part of our engineering team at our customer's facility in Augusta, GA. As a member of our team, the selected candidate will work with our engineering staff and our customer's staff to support the production of Utility Tractors.  Our customer's facility is a world-class engineering and manufacturing center including full capability of machine design, simulation, prototyping manufacturing, and testing of entire vehicles.

This is a full time position with a full benefit package listed below, that is indefinite in duration with the opportunity of professional growth, direct hire by our customer, and additional opportunities within our own organization. 

Job Description

  • Provide quality planning, control and improvement support for cross functional teams
  • Support application of quality tools with key suppliers
  • Ensure quality activities and plans are formulated and followed
  • Encourage early interaction of customers and suppliers
  • Participate in Design Process and Assembly Reviews (DPARs)
  • Monitor and facilitate quality activities for parts, manufacturing processes and process capability
  • Lead Failure Modes & Effects Analysis (FMEA) activities
  • Investigate unit quality related issues and concerns to determine root cause
  • Assist in identifying, communicating and resolving supplier quality problems
  • Conduct audits of new and existing suppliers
  • 2nd/3rd shift (2pm-10pm or 10pm-6am)

Requirements

  • Bachelors of Science in Engineering or equivalent experience
  • Experience in a production environment working with cross functional teams
  • Proactive problem solving skills and attention to detail
  • Self starter
  • Leadership skills
  • Ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of related work experience

Why work for RFA?

RFA Engineering has provided machine design and engineering services to industry leading customers since 1943. Our primary focus is project based product development of off highway equipment including agricultural, construction, mining, recreational, industrial, and special machines. Our work includes concept development, product design, documentation, problem-solving, simulation, optimization, and testing of components, systems and complete machines. Our engineering staff is located both at our Engineering Center in Minneapolis, and at numerous customer sites throughout the U.S.

We Offer Competitive Benefits:

  • Health and Dental Insurance
  • Supplemental Vision Insurance
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Company Paid Long-Term Disability
  • Short-term Disability
  • Retirement Savings Account (Traditional 401k & Roth 401k)
  • Flexible Spending Plans for Medical Expenses and Dependent Care
  • Extra Time Bonuses
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Paid Holidays
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Employee Assistance Programs (EAP)
  • Education Assistance

Equal Opportunity and Veteran Friendly

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