Quality Manufacturing Engineer in Fife, WA at Milgard Windows & Doors

Date Posted: 11/30/2019

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Job Description

Job Description

A Quality Manufacturing Engineer job in Tacoma, WA is available at Milgard Windows and Doors. You should possess a minimum of three plus years' related experience in a production environment. You will have an overall responsibility with working directly with all paint and component suppliers to ensure their products meet Milgard's color/gloss requirements. Along with creating and maintaining the Color Management System. Milgard Windows & Doors is the leading manufacturer of windows and doors in the Western United States with operations in Washington, Oregon, California, Colorado, and Texas.

Quality Manufacturing Engineer job responsibilities include:

  • You will have an overall responsibility for working directly with all paint and component suppliers to ensure their products meet Milgard's color/gloss requirements.
  • Create and maintain a Color Management System. Standardize color and gloss across all product lines while leading all certification efforts related to paint and color requirement.
  • Lead corrective action processes to improve product class across all Milgard facilities
  • Analyze internal data and customer complaints, and propose a plan to improve (product/process design)
  • Support Product Engineering and plant Manufacturing Engineers with New Product Introduction in manufacturing plants
  • Directly involved with Milgard Location sites that are starting up or maintaining paint lines, more specifically, for helping to instruments and tools needed to maintain a healthy paint line, training on all instruments and tools for QA testing.
  • Responsible for loading Milgard standards into all color meters for all locations, for cleaning, calibrating and certifying all color equipment and tools on a daily, monthly and yearly basis


  • You should possess a minimum of three-plus years' related experience in a production environment
  • Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline (STEM degree)
  • Mechanical and Chemical degree is a plus
  • Knowledge of problem-solving methodology
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel and Access skills
  • Six-Sigma Green belt certification would be a plus

Milgard is growing with a track record of strong financial performance, which creates opportunities for team members. A great opportunity to learn our business and show what you can do to build a great team and organization. We have a robust total reward offering including:

  • Performance Bonus Incentive - your efforts are rewarded!
  • Vacation and Sick pay
  • Medical/Dental/Vision - Milgard picks up the majority cost of these important benefits!
  • 401K Savings Program
  • Tuition assistance - continue your education; we will help!
  • Career growth opportunities - take on more responsibility and grow!

If you are interested in the Quality Manufacturing Engineer job in Tacoma, WA please apply now. To learn more about Milgard's products, services, and culture visit our website at www.milgard.com/careers. We have built our success on our foundational philosophy of Respect, Service, and Excellence. Milgard Windows & Doors is a great place to grow your career as we continue to build an even greater organization!


Full or Part Time

Full time

Milgard (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and we want to have the best available persons in every job. The Company makes employment decisions only based on merit. It is the Company’s policy to prohibit discrimination in any employment opportunity (including but not limited to recruitment, employment, promotion, salary increases, benefits, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment) based on race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, pregnancy, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical/mental disability, medical condition, marital/domestic partner status, military and veteran status, height, weight or any other such characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company regardless of where the employee is located and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company.

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