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Dexter Axle Quality Engineer in Orange City, Iowa

Dexter, the premier supplier and manufacturer of axles, doors, venting products and related components in the utility trailer, boat trailer, recreational vehicle, heavy duty and manufactured housing markets, has an opportunity for a Quality Engineer at our Orange City, Iowa manufacturing facility located in Northwestern Iowa.

Dexter has been a leading manufacturer of trailer axles, brakes and actuation, along with entrance door and venting products for over 50 years serving the utility trailer, recreational vehicle, heavy duty, manufactured housing, agricultural, marine, and specialty markets. Dexter is headquartered in Elkhart, Indiana employing over 2,800 people and operating 18 manufacturing facilities in the U.S. and Canada (Indiana, Georgia, Oklahoma, California, Tennessee, Texas, Florida, Utah, Ontario, and Alberta). Dexter has achieved its many years of success through a commitment to the principles of superior quality, continuous improvement, and unparalleled customer service. Dexter is a wholly owned subsidiary of DexKo Global, Inc.

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Dexter offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits. Dexter’s benefits package includes Health, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, FSA, HSA, and 401(k) Plan with company contributions.

Reporting to the Plant Manager, the position provides support and direction to all departments in the area of quality assurance.

  • Write and maintain work instructions and procedures

  • Perform internal audits (CTQ, dock/yard, corporate, process, ISO)

  • Perform receiving inspections

  • Perform PPAP’s

  • Maintain the calibration system

  • Perform gage R&R studies

  • Manage the training program

  • Develop and facilitate monthly PSQC meetings

  • Facilitate customer complaints

  • Manage corrective actions

  • Facilitate and analyze customer surveys

  • Process and analyze NCMR

  • Data analysis on various processes

Requires Bachelor’s Degree in Quality, Engineering, Business or comparable discipline and at least 2 years of related experience; or an equivalent in combination of education and experience. Qualified candidates will have experience in ISO 9001:2015, proficiency in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and PowerPoint, along with strong problem solving abilities, ability to effectively communicate to all levels of the organization, demonstrated ability to effectively lead teams, self-directed and motivated. Certified Quality Auditor or ISO Internal auditor certification a plus.

ID: 2021-3646

External Company Name: Dexter Axle

Street: Plant 54 - Orange City