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Quality Engineer

Texarkana, AR

This position is responsible for supporting manufacturing process and product quality by learning Goodyear standards and procedures in cooperation with more experienced personnel. The incumbent seeks solutions to problems, conducts assigned work tasks & exhibits an entry level of knowledge.

 

Responsibilities:

TECHNICAL PROFICIENCY  

  • Improve and enhance technical solutions to meet product requirements. 
  • Understand available technology and standards. 
  • Consult with leadership on appropriate level of technology for application. 
  • Work on cross-functional teams to develop new technology. 
  • Avoid inappropriate level of risk.
  • Make improvements or enhancements to current processes within functional group.
  • Demonstrate ability to present technical ideas to others across teams.
  • Drive new product concepts, processes, and technologies leading to innovations.


PROBLEM SOLVING   

  • Recognize and identify problems. Improve and enhance problem solving strategies. 
  • Collaborate to solve problems and make improved decisions. 
  • Work within culture to collaborate between teams and functions globally. 
  • Use tools, techniques, and innovative approaches to achieve improved decisions through collaboration.
  • Improve and enhance known tools and methods to solve problems. 
  • Collect data to use in making decisions. 
  • Consult with resources. 
  • Apply skills to achieve impactful results. 
  • Creatively tackle unfamiliar problems effecively.
  • Improve and enhance known data analysis techniques. 


PROJECT MANAGEMENT   

  • Improve and enhance project management tools and standards of execution for assigned projects.
  • Execute the steps required in initiating a project. 
  • Deliver project objectives through project planning. 
  • Offer enhancements that can be cross functional, divisional, or global in application.
  • Continuously improve on using the project risk management process to drive higher levels of risk management.
  • Enhance existing project execution tools and techniques to deliver projects. 
  • Improve project closeout process.
  • Enhance and improve existing conflict resolution process. 
  • Seek assistance when needed to resolve conflicts

 

Education

  • Bachelors degree in Science/Technology/Engineering/Math Required
  • Experience or certifications in the application of Quality control systems, problem solving and project management tools preferred

 

Experience:

  • 0 or more years experience required.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply systematic problem solving tools and techniques
  • Demonstrated ability to understand and troubleshoot equipment and process problems


Skills and Abilities:

  • Demonstrate a positive attitude. Actively participate in meetings, in a supporting role. Initiate open dialogue with peers and leadership on areas of concern. Select best means of communication. Provide compelling technical direction and logical conclusions within the function, both written and oral.
  • Complete work on time with appropriate quality. Take responsibility for own performance and results. Plan daily work to ensure effective performance. Actively participate in change and organizational awareness. Participate in mentoring as mentee. 

 

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 74,000 people and manufactures its products in 57 facilities in 23 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to www.goodyear.com/corporate


Goodyear is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual's race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

If you need reasonable accommodation to complete the online application, or any other part of the employment process, please contact the Goodyear Candidate Care Line at 330.796.4500.

 

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