Posted on: September 25, 2022
Our world needs ideas! As one of the world's most
research-intensive chemical companies, we have been developing
leading solutions for numerous sectors - from construction to
photovoltaics and cosmetics to rubber - for over 100 years. We have
a global presence with production sites on three continents and
14,600 employees from 70 nations. WACKER POLYSILICON is the global
leader in the production of polycrystalline hyperpure silicon for
the semiconductor and solar solar industries. At our Charleston
site, we are currently looking for a(n) Quality Engineer to join
our growing team. You know us. You just didn't know it. WACKER is a
global chemical manufacturer that prides itself on "Creating
Tomorrow's Solutions". WACKER materials are so versatile and
adaptable, they have virtually unlimited applications just about
anywhere imaginable, making WACKER an integral part of daily life.
Whether it's protecting buildings from the elements, a tube of
toothpaste, a cell phone, airbags, or cosmetics, people from all
over the world come into contact each day with our products and
achievements. We are looking for capable, innovative, and
enthusiastic achievers to join our team and grow with us. We are
currently seeking a Quality Engineer for our site in Charleston,
TN. What you will do: The Quality Engineer is responsible for
quality assurance of the Polysilicon manufacturing process at the
Charleston, TN plant. This position monitors manufacturing activity
and data and analyzes 'in process' and final product data to
identify trends to ensure quality objectives and metrics are
achieved. Monitor and audit floor level manufacturing of 'Product
Realization' to ensure quality performances and metrics are met.
Including adherence to SOPs as well as division procedures by all
support groups in the manufacturing area.
Analyze data to identify quality trends early; develop and enhance
tools to improve monitoring.
Lead cross functional workgroups to solve quality problems.
Internal Claims and review external customer complaints.
Represent quality aspects in the regular (morning) work inspection
rounds and regular scheduled Plant Team meetings and/or special
quality discussions. Participate in the prevention and remedy of
quality problems through technical contributions and
management/moderation of the respective problem-solving team.
Conduct SPC analyses and reviews jointly with the "Plant Team" and
facilitate record keeping and resolve technical issues with Global
Quality Systems related to SPC.
Support Quality IMS activities: Internal Error Investigations,
FMEA, Audits (Internal and External) with IATF guideline
requirements. Participate in the resolution of customer problems,
participate in MRBs. Special projects may be assigned also relating
to quality topics What we need from you: Bachelor's Degree in
Engineering (i.e., chemical, industrial, mechanical, etc.)
3+ years in manufacturing environment using engineering concepts,
practices, and procedures
Specialized expertise in quality tools, Lean and Six-Sigma tools,
ISO 9001 requirements a plus
Detailed knowledge of integrated production systems (raw-product
manufacturing and chemical plant manufacturing
Knowledge of analytical processes, statistics, and computer-aided
data analysis (minitab, Microsoft Office)
Experience in high volume manufacturing. Knowledge of the
fundamentals of polysilicon production and/or chlorosilane
production a plus. Working in matrix global organizations a plus.
Life at Wacker: Wacker is an equal opportunity employer that is
committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We believe that our
individual differences are our collective strength. We encourage
our employees to be their authentic selves and desire team members
that share these interests. You will be valued for your
contributions and perspectives as we continue to grow together.
Your career is important to us, and we want to foster a mutually
beneficial relationship where you feel heard, understood, and
fulfilled. We consider our employees' overall health and
satisfaction when creating a benefits package. Below are some of
the additional incentives our employees enjoy. Medical, Dental, and
Vision Insurance effective Day 1
401(k) with company match
Education Assistance Program
Paid Time Off in addition to personal days and holidays
Support for Community Involvement
Bonus Plans WACKER, as an innovative chemical company, makes a
vital contribution toward improving the quality of life around the
world by developing intelligent solutions for sustainable growth.
Our culture focuses on building and retaining diverse and inclusive
teams. WACKER offers a great work environment, professional
development, challenging careers, competitive benefit offerings and
beyond through giving back to our communities. Be part of our
WACKER family, across all nations! We are looking forward to your
online application at
Reference Code: 9582#LI-FP1#IND123 The information contained herein
is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and
responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an
all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the
job. A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the
ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent
unrestricted basis. Visa sponsorship is not available for this
position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g.,
for a Green card). WACKER is proud to be an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without
regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran
status, disability, or any other protected class.
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