QA Engineer
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QA Engineer

Job Description

The Woodbridge Group® a global manufacturer of foam products and just in time assembly & sequencing for diversified products offers innovative urethane and bead foam technologies, to serve the automotive industry and several other business sectors around the globe. Since its inception in 1978, the company has grown to more than 60 facilities throughout North and South America, Europe and Asia Pacific.

The key competitive strength for the Woodbridge Group® continues to revolve around its people and their commitment to improve everything they do. With over 8,000 employees worldwide, The Woodbridge Group® is focused on evolving workplace safety, sustainable environmental stewardship and enduring customer satisfaction, in each of the markets they serve.

Role Purpose:

To support the goals and objectives of Quality by ensuring that effective Quality Assurance and Control policies, procedures and systems are developed, implemented and maintained.   


  • Coordinate inspection and testing activities related to Customer PPAP or sample submissions 
  • Complete continuous improvement projects or participate on a project team
  • Champion and complete corrective action reports
  • Deal with daily production quality issues
  • Perform lab testing as required
  • Coordinate in house sampling responsibilities including FMEA, control plans and product submissions
  • Acquisition, control and maintenance of automotive and/or material specifications aid in the investigation and resolution of Supplier and Customer concerns or problems implementation and maintenance of the Lab's documented quality system, compliant to IATF16949   requirements (Examples: test methods, work instructions, etc.)
  • Continuous improvement of quality systems and methods
  • Act as a representative to assigned customers
  • Training of plant personnel in quality systems and inspection methods
  • Aggressively investigate, propose and manage cost savings opportunities
  • Ability to prepare and present reports and presentations for management or publication
  • Complete scheduled audits; 5S, IATF, HS&E
  • Work with suppliers & Customer to establish critical characteristic, and handle any supplier related quality issues.


  • Bachelor’s degree in the fields of science or engineering or equivalent experience
  • 5 Years Min quality related experience and/or training, preferably in an automotive manufacturing environment or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Strong working knowledge of Toyota SQAM requirements
  • Excellent working Knowledge of Statistics (to include SPC and 6 sigma)
  • Strong Problem-Solving Skills (to include 5Whys and Ishikawa)
  • Team Player must be able to support team building activities
  • Background in automotive quality systems and IATF certification.
  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Computer literate and proficient in common software packages. e.g. MS Office, QI Macros, Minitab
  • Demonstrated blue print reading and interpretation skills
  • Demonstrated ability to interpret and communicate an extensive variety of technical instructions and specifications
  • Training/understanding of problem solving techniques
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing, Continuous Improvement, 5S, and Kaizen

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type QA - Quality Control
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Other Great Industries
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 837819
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QA Engineer

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