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Quality Engineer - West Jordan

  • Posted: 7 Jun 2022
  • Manufacturing
  • West Jordan, Utah
  • United States

About the job


At Danone, manufacturing the best products and supplying them to meet demand is a key driver for our plant teams.  We are looking for a Quality Engineer for our manufacturing plant in West Jordan, Utah.  In this role you be responsible for:

  • Supplier Quality - Troubleshooting all raw and packaging material defects. 
  • Providing expertise on raw and packaging material issues. 
  • Acting as the liaison between the plant teams and all raw and packaging material vendors. 
  • Submitting and tracking all non-conforming raw and packaging materials. 
  • Contributing to reach plant wide KPIs and action items as a member of the Plant Quality Team. 
  • Supporting the plant industrialization team on trials and new material launches. 
  • Leading consumer and customer complaint investigation and follow-up corrective actions for assigned production lines. 
  • Implementing Quality initiatives and projects related to systems and procedures 
  • Holding material vendors accountable when non-conformances occur 
  • Leading traceability topic for material balances during Quality audits 

About you


  • You have a high school diploma or GED, required. 
  • You have a bachelor’s degree or a minimum of 2-5 years prior Quality experience in manufacturing.  Prior experience in Dairy manufacturing and experience working in a union environment preferred. 
  • You have packaging equipment experience and technical understanding, required. 
  • You have experience in using lean manufacturing methodologies, desired. 
  • You can manage multiple projects of varying priorities simultaneously and the ability to work effectively with others in a team-based environment. 
  • You can work flexibly (nights, weekends as necessary for coverage). 
  • You have excellent analytical, trouble shooting, conflict management and problem-solving skills as well as excellent verbal and written communication skills. 
  • You have strong Computer skills.  Proficiency in Microsoft Suite, i.e., Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook, required.  Additionally, you have a strong understanding of how to use SAP. 
  • You have experience with using problem solving tools such as 6W2H, Fishbone, Why-Why.
  • You have attention to detail and passion for helping build a safe work environment.


About us


At Danone North America, you’ll work with some of the best-known food and beverage brands in the world like Activia, Silk, Horizon Organic, Two Good, Oikos, evian, and Happy Family. You’ll be part of the largest Certified B Corp™ in the world, working together to make sure our brands create real benefits for people, communities, and the planet. We have 6,000+ employees across the U.S. and Canada. Come join our movement for a healthier world: One Planet. One Health BY YOU.

Danone North America doesn’t just welcome what makes you unique, we value it. We’re proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All hires to our team are based on qualifications, merit and business needs. We recruit, employ, train and promote regardless of race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, genetic characteristic or any other protected status. Faithful to our values of openness and humanism, all of our employees share in the commitment to engage one another with dignity and respect. 


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