Quality Engineer

Location:  Columbus, US

The Hirschvogel Automotive Group is among the most successful manufacturers of forged steel and aluminum parts. More than 6,000 employees worldwide produce forged parts and components for the automotive industry and its system suppliers. At our plant in Columbus, Ohio/USA more than 300 employees manufacture automotive parts in large-series production by means of forging and machining.



Position Objective: Responsible for the development, application and maintenance of quality control systems for processing materials into finished products. Develops and initiates methods and procedures for inspection, testing and evaluation. Communicates with and addresses concerns from external and internal customers regarding non-conformances, process changes and auditing.


Specific responsibilities:

  • Maintenance of the Quality Management System.
  • Insuring the efficacy of new and existing processes to allow for quality problem prevention.
  • Perform PPAP of new and existing product.
  • Represents QM department in APQP activities.
  • Development and control of quality documentation for product and processes (QM plan, PFMEA, Inspection forms, etc).


Internal auditing (LPA, QMS, CAR related audits).

  • Customer contact including but not limited to: all non-conformance related activities,
  • PPAP, audits & visitations.
  • Driving the corrective action response system for internal and external concerns.
  • Travel to customers as a representative of Hirschvogel.
  • Communication of quality activities to appropriate Hirschvogel staff.
  • Training of staff in quality principles and methods.
  • Supervision of quality staff, depending upon org chart.
  • Analysis of data using statistical control principles.


Your profile:
B.S. degree in related engineering discipline Preferred or experience equivalent required (expert knowledge acquired 5+ years)


We offer:

  • A comprehensive benefit program, which provides medical, dental and vision insurance
  • 401K program after 1 year of employment
  • Legal Shield
  • 11 paid holidays
  • Fitness subsidy
  • Company provided uniforms
  • Tuition Assistance Program
  • Direct Deposit


If you have any questions please contact Dawan Fuqua and we look forward to receiving your online application.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.