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John Deere QE (OFP) Auditor/Inspector WeldingQuality Technician in Garza Garcia, Mexico

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Title: QE (OFP) Auditor/Inspector WeldingQuality Technician

Primary Location: Mexico (MX)- Nuevo Len IJD Monterrey

Function: Quality Engineering

Main responsibilities

Designs, plans and performs verifications for parts, assemblies or products appearance, dimension and functionality according to inspection plans, engineering standards and blue prints for manufactured and purchased material of high complexity. Improves quality activities by using quality systems with a complete scope and depth. May program coordinate measuring machines. May work direct wage inspectors. (Experience at the Quality Tech II job with an overall knowledge of product functionality, engineering specifications, and manufacturing processes and a technical degree or equivalent experience). Facilitates, validates and audits the quality processes for the complex manufacturing processes such as heat treat, multiple step machining and assembly. Performs quality verifications, audits and complex special investigations.

What skills you need

  • Designs, plans and performs parts, assemblies or product appearance, dimension and functionality verifications according to the inspection plans, engineering standards, programming, using the most complex measuring systems.

  • Plans, develops and reports process quality audits. Investigates audit findings related issues. Gathers and keeps data regarding investigations.

  • Analyzes databases, draws conclusions, summarizes reports, suggests and implements corrective actions to improve or solve medium-high complex problems. Acts as a liaison between quality organization and all other areas.

  • Follows-up on the accomplishment of corrective and preventative actions.

  • Participates and supports quality planning and formulates quality plans for new products or major current product changes within the Product Delivery and Order Fulfillment Processes.

  • Performs special investigations of medium-high complexity for both internal and external (warranty claims) quality problems to get data, find root causes and suggest solutions or engineering changes.

  • Assists supervisor in coordinating work direction of lower level technicians and/or wage inspectors.

What makes you stand out

  • Knowledge of basic data analysis techniques. (e.g. pareto charts, histograms, pie and bar charts and control plans.)

  • Ability to use standard desktop load applications such as Microsoft Office plus intranet and internet functions.

  • Knowledge of drawing and schematic interpretation, product models, geometric dimensioning and tolerancing.

  • Knowledge of standard quality tools such as FMEA (Failure Modes Effect Analysis), SPC (Statistical Process Control), Root Cause Analysis, Statistics.

  • Understanding of specification systems and decision release systems.

  • Knowledge of industry standards for dimension and tolerancing, weld symbols, etc.


Degree in Mechatronics Engineering, Mechanical engineering, or equivalent experience.

This position will be posted for a minimum of 7business days and unposted when a qualified pool of candidates is achieved.

Candidates must have the necessary work permits to work in the country.