Senior Quality Engineer

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

Mettler Toledo Rainin is looking for a Senior Quality Engineer to oversee the inspection of incoming products. This role is responsible for creating a lean and agile quality engineering capability that can react quickly to internal & external customer's demands.  

The position's key responsibilities include the following: 
  • Direct the activities of the incoming quality group - provide direction & work priority to the technicians (2 or more)
  • Provide quality engineering support within production operations on new development projects. 
  • Act as a voice of operations with NPDI and acts as a liaison between R&D and production teams to ensure efficient & effective NPI's at Rainin.
  • Actively participate in Continuous Improvement initiatives by focusing on highest priority process improvements for Quality, Cost, and Delivery performance across the PO. Identifies additional cost savings opportunities & leads sterndrive initiatives.
  • Act as a technical resource for the production support group
  • Proactively identifying deficiencies in current quality processes (upstream and downstream processes) and improving existing quality processes to optimize cost and quality of products.
  • Supports corporate initiatives at the local operations level to meet cost and delivery targets.

What You Need to Succeed

  • A "Can Do" attitude & ability work with diverse team is a must have to succeed in this role.
  • Must have Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical/Industrial Engineering Electronics/Electrical/ Robotics/.
  • At least 5 years of quality engineering experience within a plastic molding/mechanical-electrical assembly/test environment with NPI focus.  Ability to read and understand schematics and mechanical drawings.  Understanding of analog and digital electronics.
  • Experienced in use of statistical tools like Minitab; 8 quality tools, 8D's, A3's; skills and proficiency with standard computer applications; MS office applications. 
  • Familiarity with manufacturing ERP systems - SAP and automating quality inspections processes preferred.

Our Offer to You

  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching – all starting on date of hire
  • Tuition reimbursement, educational matching gift program, perks and discounts
  • Parental and caregiver leave programs
  • All the benefits you would expect from a global leader such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in precision instrumentation
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards across Mettler Toledo
  • Global recognition for the quality of our products and services

About Mettler Toledo

Working at Mettler Toledo means you are impacting the world in important ways. Our precision measuring devices span the world's laboratories, production facilities, and retail stores. We manufacture, sell, and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes.

  • We help feed the world. We impact how food is produced, packaged and made safe.
  • We help keep you healthy. Our instruments make it possible for scientists to develop new drugs and bring life-saving medicines to the world.
  • Mettler Toledo products are important to the production and consistent quality of every kind of consumer product.
Mettler Toledo Rainin manufactures pipettes, one of the most basic tools used in every type of chemistry laboratory and many kinds of biological laboratories. Rainin's pipettes consistently rank among the top premium pipette brands in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

Equal Opportunity Employment

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We give consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other protected classification. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here.

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For those who prioritize precision, Mettler Toledo is precisely where you belong.









Mettler-Toledo Rainin, LLC [Delaware]

7500 Edgewater Dr, Oakland, CA 94621 United States

+1 (800) 472-4646