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Quality Engineer

Job Number:  16615
Group:  Cosma International
Division:  LMV Automotive Systems
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Liberty, MO, US, 64068


Ensures proper quality of the product by knowing customer-specific requirements. Implements quality improvements as identified.


Job Responsibilities: (This job description in no way implies that these are the only duties to be performed in this position. Associates will be required to follow any other job-related instructions or to perform other job duties requested by their manager.)

  1. Develop/approve gauging for new programs or gage revisions to existing programs.
  2. Performs audits as required.
  3. Responsible for preparation of Control Plans and inspection instructions/check sheet as required.
  4. Provide assistance and support as a member of the APQP team of LMV Automotive Systems.
  5. Responsible for PPAP sample submissions.
  6. Schedule CMM and coordinate gage calibration system.
  7. Promote and practice our “safety first” policy by immediately addressing hazards, defective equipment, or unsafe situations.
  8. Keep the department leader advised of conditions within the work area: Report gage, tool, or other equipment problems to the department leader.
  9. Notify the department leader whenever tasks or scheduled work cannot be completed as planned.
  10. Recommend and encourage others to recommend proposals for improving products, processes, systems, productivity, and work environment (Continual Improvement Process).
  11. Maintain a positive attitude with fellow employees and help develop this attitude throughout the company. Treat all associates with dignity and respect.
  12. Performs other duties as required.
  13. Follows and supports LMV Automotive Systems’ and Magna’s operating principles, including:
    1. Magna Employee Charter – Operating under its principles by treating all associates equally, fairly, and with dignity and respect.
    2. Open Door Policy – Solves issues with two-way, open, and friendly communication.
    3. 5S – Maintains and promotes good housekeeping by following the philosophy “Everything has a place. Everything in its place”.
    4. Safety First – Obey the plant’s safety rules and procedures by wearing PPE at all times and immediately addressing all safety concerns.  Promotes an environment where zero injuries is the expected standard.
    5. Company quality and environmental policies.
    6. Core values – Treat all employees equally, fairly, with dignity, and respect without favoritism in accordance with company values.
  14. Supports efforts to achieve department and plant goals on Employee Opinion Survey.


Supervisory Responsibilities:

May direct hourly personnel.


Qualifications: (These qualifications represent the minimum requirements of the position. Associates will be required to possess the ability and aptitudes to perform the duties proficiently.)

Education and/or Experience:

  • B.A or B.S. Degree in Engineering, Quality Sciences, or other relevant study areas.
  • One to three years’ experience in Quality Control/Quality Assurance.


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to do trigonometric functions, geometry, and basic math
  • Ability to read blueprints
  • Must have computer skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects
  • Knowledge of AIAG, Automotive Customer, or similar quality requirements.


Physical Demands:

Involves some physical activity, which generally requires a moderate amount of exertion on an occasional basis. Involves lifting up to 40 lbs occasionally.


Environmental Conditions:

General office environment with frequent exposure to factory environment.


Environmental, Health & Safety:

  • Support and comply with all TS16949 & ISO14001 procedures and work instructions.
  • Support a safe and healthful work environment that is free of recognized hazards for all employees, contractors, and visitors.
  • Cooperate with all local, state, and federal agencies, such as OSHA or the EPA, in the event of an inspection.
  • Know and follow all applicable EH&S Policies and Procedures.






Nearest Major Market: Kansas City

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