Century, Inc.

  • Quality Engineer

    Job Locations US-MI-Traverse City
    Posted Date 1 month ago(9/18/2018 8:46 AM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Shift Info
    M-F 1st 8:00am-5:00pm
  • Overview

    $1,000.00 signing bonus!


    Century, Inc., a leading precision manufacturing company in Traverse City, MI, is seeking a Quality Engineer to develop and maintain quality requirements for an Aerospace product line. 


    • Promote and execute quality standards, inspection processes, test methodology, quality plans, documents, inspection sheets and reports.
    • Develop inspection criteria (method, gaging, frequency)
    • Perform needed capability studies of process and gaging
    • Perform verification of Engineering prints to ensure conformance to final requirements
    • Serve as the primary Quality representative for assigned customers or product line
    • Provide support to Engineering and Operations ensuring consistent application of quality techniques
      • Facilitate and promote use of appropriate problem-solving techniques for effective root cause analysis and successful corrective action.
      • Resolve quality issues of capability, tolerancing, and materials related issues.
      • Resolve quality issues by identifying problems, examining solution options, implementing action plans, and provide needed training to members.
      • Analyze data for trends in quality related issues
    • Lead Advanced Product Quality Planning activities to determine appropriate use of existing and new measurement systems during new tool or process design and startup
      • Lead PPAP and FMEA development
    • Assist disposition process by involving in failure analysis and suggest corrective actions as Material Review Board member
    • Lead or support third party audits from customers or registration bodies
    • Perform internal audits of QMS and identified processes
    • Work with suppliers to ensure processes meet our company’s quality standards
    • Perform inbound inspection requirements
    • Perform final verification of process prior to shipment
    • Identify improvements within processes and QMS and implement needed actions
    • Complete identified QMS projects to support continuous improvement and lean manufacturing
    • Perform training on specific items (Corrective Actions results, gaging, standard operating procedures)
    • Verify that Quality Control Checks and Preventative Maintenance activities are being completed on time and correctly
    • Work closely with shop personnel on development and process improvements


    Soft Skills/ Competencies

    • Readily identify and address issues, concerns, or conflicts constructively
    • Capable of efficiently adapting to new situations
    • Effective in juggling multiple priorities and tasks
    • Work effectively within established time frames and priorities
    • Communicate professionally with both internal and external customers
    • Manage part development regarding quality responsibilities
    • Work independently on tasks and responsibilities with little or no supervision
    • Be able to effectively collaborate with team members at all levels


    Bachelor’s degree

    3 years of experience- Preferred


    Come join a team of hardworking and dedicated individuals. Century can provide you will a lifelong career and advancement opportunities!


    Century Inc. is a Veteran Owned Small Business and equal opportunity employer. All employees are required to pass physical, background and drug testing prior to employment.




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