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Posted 05/14/19 Walker Die Casting

Quality Engineer Job Description


Walker Die Casting has evolved into a highly automated aluminum casting and machining manufacturer. Experience, skill, motivation and a desire to succeed are traits we are looking for in qualified candidates.


The Quality Engineer is responsible for application of principles and practices of product quality assurance and quality control in support of the Walker Die Casting Quality Management System.


·        Primary responsibility for the understanding and satisfaction of product and process requirements for assigned customers and suppliers

·        Proficiency in the application of AIAG Core Tools methodologies for Advanced Product Quality Planning, Measurement System Analysis, Production Part Approval Process, Failure Mode and Effects Analysis and Statistical Process Control

·        Auditing of products and processes for the purpose of ensuring conformance to requirements

·        Development of work and inspection instructions and training of associates in their interpretation and application

·        Troubleshooting manufacturing processes to identify and resolve the cause(s) of nonconformities

·        Participation in cross-functional teams as a member or leader

·        Professional representation of the company in internal and external interactions

 Education and Work Experience

·        Post-secondary degree in Engineering or Sciences from an acceptably accredited institution or equivalent experience and training

·        A minimum of 5 years experience in Quality Assurance or Continuous Improvement, preferably in a tier-one automotive manufacturing environment

·        American Society for Quality Certification (or the ability to be certified) in Auditing, Engineering, Management or Six Sigma


 ·        Project Management

·        Ability to interpret standards and product specifications

·        Self-direction


·        Problem solving

·        Organizing

·        Communication and influencing

·        Team building

·        Computing (MS Office, web-based applications, etc)



Other Requirements


·        Intermittent travel domestic and international (0 – 20%)

·        Legal authorization to work in the United States without Company sponsorship

·        Ability to occasionally lift/move objects up to 50 lbs unassisted

·        The Quality Engineer works in an office environment but must be able to tolerate exposure to elements such as temperature and noise during periods of time spent on the factory floor





Walker Die Casting has a 60+ year history of growth and long-term employment, offering a competitive compensation and benefits program, paid vacation and holidays, 401K retirement plan, medical, dental and vision plans and company-paid life insurance.



PO Box 1189, Lewisburg, TN 37091



Walker Die Casting is an Equal Opportunity Employer