Quality Engineer

  • Crawfordsville, IN 47933, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Closure Systems International, Inc. (CSI) is a global leader in plastic and aluminum closure design, manufacturing and high speed capping equipment / application systems. Approximately 90+ billion closures are produced annually in CSI's 25+ manufacturing sites, strategically located in 20+ countries throughout the globe.

CSI integrates innovative closure technology, high-performance equipment and expert technical services and training support to help customers all over the world maximize their profits. These integrated closure and capping solutions deliver a total system of unsurpassed customer value and reliability. 

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities:

The incumbent will be the key person for providing expertise in the development and application of quality systems. He/she will be expected to provide guidance and training to other members of the manufacturing organization.

The Quality Systems Engineer will:

  1. Be responsible for creating and maintaining the integrity and security of the Controlled Documents system for Crawfordsville Manufacturing.

  2. Develop and implement Corrective Action Plans for Quality Systems

  3. Lead internal Audits of Crawfordsville manufacturing facilities and serve as the Internal Audit

  4. Participate in onsite Supplier Audit at vendor facilities.

  5. Provide Manufacturing Management with Quality Systems input for tactical and strategic planning.

  6. Provide clear quality standards and tools such as control plans, to facilitate evaluation of products and processes and to aid continuous improvement efforts.

  7. Work with the Quality Manager, Sales, Process Engineering, and Operations to improve the relationship between our customers, their requirements and process capabilities.

The Quality Engineer reports directly to the Crawfordsville Quality Manager. This position works with all areas of closure manufacturing, as well as customers or suppliers. The incumbent must be able to effectively interact with personnel from all levels and departments inside CSI and with suppliers and customers as well. Travel to customer sites is required based on customer & business need.


Education and Other Skill Requirements

  1. Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Quality, Manufacturing, Engineering or a related area of study

  2. Extensive background in manufacturing (two to three years minimum experience)

  3. Certification by the American Society of Quality or similar organization related to auditing

  4. Demonstrated understanding of industrial statistics (SPC)

  5. Demonstrated expertise in advanced quality tools such as DOE, FMEA, etc.

  6. Analytical skills for both manufacturing and process-related issues.

  7. Must have exceptional oral and written communication skills

  8. Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio

Work Schedule: 8 hour days, with occasional after hours work

PPE: ANSI Z41 approved safety shoes, hearing and eye protection as appropriate for work area, gloves according to work task, and other PPE as assigned and required.

Tools and Equipment: Various writing utensils, radios, phone, computer, printers, fax machines, calculators, various computer software required for specific roles.

Essential Job Functions:  

  1. Communicate clearly in English, both verbally and written

  2. Wear appropriate required safety gear

  3. Attend work regularly and reliably

  4. Work flexible hours as scheduled or required for specific role

  5. Provide on-shift training relative to specific function

  6. Conformance to company performance rules such as work instructions, working standards, policies, etc.

  7. Conformance to behavioral rules, expectations, and company policies.

  8. Analyze shift or plant performance data relative to functional specialty and provide the shift leader or Manager with assessments of opportunity

  9. Facilitate employee adherence to requirements of your departmental specialty

  10. Actively supports and participates in plant quality improvement & cost reduction programs

  11. Demonstrate awareness of and compliance with all pertinent safety policies and procedures

  12. Maintain a professional, clean, and organized work environment

  13. Participate in work related training programs

  14. Close visual acuity to perform computer tasks, read & develop spreadsheets, read financial data, etc.

  15. Able to travel without assistance as required by specific role

  16. Able to participate in meetings and discussions with peer group and management team, and interact with employees in multiple locations and settings

Physical Demands

Physical Demand Category: 
LOW as based on the Dictionary of Occupational Titles 1991 Revised Edition

Physical Job Demands (per 8 hour work shift):

R =Rarely             O= Occasionally (1-33%)   F = Frequently (34-66%)

C = Continuously (67-100%)

C  itting:  On metal stool with footrest, or in cushioned chair with back support and armrests while performing computer data entry and related work tasks

F   Standing:  On level concrete surfaces 
F   Walking:  On level concrete surfaces  
R   Lifting:  rarely

R  One-Hand Lifting & Carrying:  

R  Carrying: 

R  Pushing/Pulling: 

R  Reaching:  

R  Shoveling: 

F  Neck Flexion:  Repeated or sustained up to 30 degrees while performing visual computer- related job tasks 

R  Neck Extension:  

R  Bending/Squatting/Kneeling:  

R  Forward Bent Lifting:  

R  Climbing:  some steps and levels in building office areas

O-F Grasping:  computer mouse, door handles, file cabinet drawer pulls

R  Pinching:  

F  Finger Isolation:  To operate machine controls, computer mouse or to perform data entry

F  Thumb Flexion:  To operate radio or controls, computer mouse, or keyboarding

Index & Long Finger Flexion:  To operate radio or controls, computer mouse, or keyboarding


    Climate controlled office facility with occasional or frequent exposure to manufacturing plant floor.  Employees may work around moving parts and mobile equipment.  Exposure to noise levels requiring hearing protection when in production area.    

Additional Information

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

Closure Systems International, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, religion, creed, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.