La-Z-Boy Quality Engineer III in Siloam Springs, Arkansas

Quality Engineer III

at La-Z-Boy

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JOB SUMMARY: Accountable for implementing and maintaining robust quality system processes for design control and risk management across all manufacturing facilities globally; driving resolution of quality issues by monitoring quality metrics, and implementing effective corrective and/ or preventive actions. This position will provide statistical analysis, quality engineering governance and proper documentation practices according to the Quality Management System (QMS). Partner with product design teams, manufacturing, procurement, and customer service stakeholders to share ownership for the quality systems and ensure compliance and other relevant standardsKEY RESPONSIBILITIES (other duties as assigned):• Coordinate the development, implementation and consistency of process control tools/techniques across multiple manufacturing sites.• Assist in Product Development activities.• Assist and lead problem solving efforts in areas such as Cost of Quality (COF), Product Failure, and Warranty reduction.• Train peers and managers in basic quality tools and their application• Lead product, process, and quality system audits.• Projects as directed by supervisorSCOPE & IMPACT: Ensures that quality processes and procedures are documented and are being adhered to from design and development to manufacturing and delivery with the goal of shipping defect free products to customers. Responsible for monitoring internal and external concerns and quickly reacting to resolve them to minimize the impact to the customers and La-Z-Boy's expenditures and brand reputation.MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a technical discipline with 4-6 years of relevant work experience.• Six Sigma Green certification • Mid - Level Microsoft Office skills (Project, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook). • Strong organization, presentation and communication skills • Experience applying PFMEA's, Control Plans, Work Instructions, Process Flow Diagrams, Capability Studies, Problem Solving/Decision Making, and Lean Manufacturing and Value Stream Mapping• Up to 30% travelPREFERRED REQUIREMENTS: • Six Sigma Black Belt certification • Experience with AQP/APQP • Experience with a formal Quality Operating System • ASQ CQE/CQA certification • Experience with leading quality auditsSUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: NonePHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT: Often required to sit, repetitive hand motion (such as typing), hear, listen, talk, stand, walk, bend, stoop, climb stairs, crawl reach overhead push/pull and lift up to 30 pounds. Seldom required to Climb ladders, kneel, squat, crouch, balance or lift up over 50 pounds.CORE ATTRIBUTES:Communicate TransparentlyLead the Team Impact and Influence Deliver ResultsCoach and Develop OTHER DUTIES: Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the incumbent for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


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Siloam Springs, AR

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QA - Quality Control

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Things have really evolved since La-Z-Boy first introduced the recliner in 1928. Over the subsequent decades, our product line has grown to include a myriad of pieces and styles, and our brand name has become highly recognized across the country and around the globe. But throughout our history, one fact remained constant: The La-Z-Boy brand name is synonymous with comfort and quality.

Are you looking to make a comfortable living? There’s no better place to do just that than with the number one name brand, La-Z-Boy! From the furniture we carry to the people who work here, comfort is our business. We have a comprehensive training program that helps our employees grow to their greatest potential- where the sky is the limit. We offer great salaries and a comprehensive benefits package.

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