Quality Engineer

Fond du Lac
Full Time


Wabash is more than a place to work. It is a place to contribute your talents, taking pride in being part of a team that is changing how the world reaches you. Each employee is a valued team member, empowered to carry forward the legacy of innovation that jumpstarted the company over 35 years ago.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you are passionate about making a difference and being part of a team that is shaping the future, take a closer look at Wabash. We look for strong, stand-out recruits with the desire to elevate our organization and make it the best it can be — for our employees, our customers and our community.

Job Description

The Quality Engineer will provide expert guidance on product design and processes as they relate to compliance with quality system requirements across multiple plants. Provides focused quality engineering support and assumes responsibility for timely and effective coordination and/or execution of assigned development project activities. 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Identifies, analyzes, and implements key quality systems in manufacturing that improve or stabilize product quality
  • Leads efforts for Quality deliverables (APQP, PFMEA, Control Plans, Process & System Maps) and other informational methods
  • Adjusts and makes corrections to existing quality systems or processes
  • Communicates effectively with and builds good relationships with cross-functional business unit and other department personnel
  • Gathers internal and external feedback
  • Solves problems and facilitates problem solving and process improvement efforts with others
  • Applies statistical thinking to solve problems
  • Conducts effective training and meetings
  • Performs effective project management
  • Employs common tools, methods, and principles
  • Supports Plant/Site Quality Managers and other plant Quality personnel
  • 50%-60% travel during first 6 months to Fond du Lac, WI, New Lisbon, WI, and San Jose Iturbide, Mexico.
  • Produces professional reports, presentations, audits, statistical summaries and systems
  • Plans and executes containment activities as needed
  • Communicates organizational vision and values to QA personnel
  • Builds teamwork within QA and between other departments and levels
  • Continually seeks personal and professional development
  • Seeks creative solutions to problems
  • Resolves conflicts in a constructive way
  • Makes effective decisions/exercises good judgment
  • Takes responsibility and keeps commitments
  • Achieves measurable results in process and product quality
  • Is cost conscious and multiplies efforts by working through others
  • Collaborates with peers, subordinates, and supervisors
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned



Bachelor’s degree in engineering, manufacturing or other relevant discipline.

Knowledge, Experience & Skills:

  • 3 years of quality experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience with ISO 9001
  • Experience with SPC, APQP, PFMEA, Control Plans
  • Problem Solving Skills/Tools
  • ASQ certification is a plus
  • Accredited Green Belt is a plus
  • Proficient computer skills & analytical tools (Office, PowerBI)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering preferred
  • ASME experience is a plus.


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