Quality Engineer

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Date: Apr 2, 2024

Location: Corona, CA, US, 92879

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

​​Salary Range: $90,000 - $105,000


About Lubrizol  
The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a specialty chemical company whose science delivers sustainable solutions to advance mobility, improve wellbeing and enhance modern life. Founded in 1928, Lubrizol owns and operates more than 100 manufacturing facilities, sales, and technical offices around the world and has about 8,000 employees. For more information, visit

We value diversity in professional backgrounds and life experiences. By enabling a consistent, unbiased, and transparent recruitment process, Lubrizol seeks to create a positive experience for candidates so we can get to know them at their best. We recognize unique work and life situations and offer flexibility, ensuring our employees feel engaged and fulfilled in every aspect of life.   


Job Title: Quality Engineer

Job Location: Corona, CA

Job type: Full-Time

Type of role: On-Site


Join Our Thriving Team at Lubrizol as Quality Engineer

Unleash Your Potential. At Lubrizol we're looking for exceptional talent to join us on this journey. If you are ready to join an international company with talent around the world, and want to make a real impact, we want you on our team.


What You'll Do:

As a Quality Engineer, you'll be at the forefront of our innovation, providing support to the development of new manufacturing and quality processes. You'll collaborate with a diverse group of passionate individuals to deliver sustainable solutions to advance mobility, improve wellbeing and enhance modern life. The Quality Engineer provides product engineering support by assessing risk, process capabilities, developing and implementing effective quality assurance controls. The Quality Engineer must have a “hands-on” approach to problem investigation and solving.


What We're Looking For:

  • Develop, write, and assist with the implementation of effective quality assurance controls.
  • Write validation and verification plans and protocols, assist with IQ/OQ/PQ activities, including finalize reports.
  • Coordinate the identification, assignment, monitoring, and completion of process and/or product improvement projects.
  • Work with the operations and engineering functions to coordinate pilot production of new products.
  • Coordinate the reporting, analysis, and resolution of material nonconformance occurrences.
  • Apply statistical and quality tools to analyze data and perform thorough Root Cause Analysis (e.g., Fishbone Diagram, 6M, 5Whys), execute CAPA processes and improve process capabilities (e.g.,5S, Lean, 6 Sigma, DOE, SPC).
  • Conduct risk analysis, create or revise Control Plans for new and existing products.
  • Complete projects in a manner consistent with corporate objectives.
  • Provide support in the rapid resolution of product complaints and/or safety issues.
  • Provide quality assurance appraisal of suppliers.
  • Conduct quality process and product audits and develop responsive corrective action plans.
  • Technical writing to document current practices to meet quality requirements necessary for QMS.
  • Support completion of Customer requests (e.g., Supplier surveys, EU MDR compliance Declarations, etc.).
  • As directed, provide specific support for operational quality management system programs.
  • Perform other required duties as needed in addition to the essential duties and responsibilities described above.


Skills That Make a Difference:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in an engineering or technical discipline with 2+ years of experience in manufacturing, engineering, or quality.
  • Experience in medical device industry.
  • Familiarity with tools of root cause analysis and defect analysis, including Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA).
  • Experience with developing and implementing process controls, corrective and preventive action, and product quality improvement.
  • Experience with DOE.
  • Verification and validation activities experience. Ability to conduct process analysis, and capability assessments. Able to develop and establish Control Plans, FMEAs, PPAPs.
  • Experience with SPC. Able to apply statistical methods, and analysis utilizing statistical software such as Minitab or equivalent applications.
  • Familiarity with test methods validations or measurement systems analysis, test and inspection equipment, and valid acceptance sampling plans.
  • Understanding of quality management systems.
  • Knowledge of Lean, or Six Sigma manufacturing principles.
  • Able to lead and influence others to drive change.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Understanding of ISO 13485, FDA 21CFR Part 820, cGMP is required.
  • Working knowledge of EU regulations (e.g., MDR, REACH, RoHS.)
  • Solid understanding of the fundamentals of statistics. Familiarity with SPC.
  • Effective problem solving and root-cause analytical skills.
  • Project planning and management skills.


Ready for your next career step? Apply today and let's shape the future together! 

It’s an exciting time to be part of Lubrizol. Lubrizol is not staying put. We are continually learning and evolving. Our passion delivers our success — not only for Lubrizol but for those who count on us every day: our employees, customers, and communities. 

As a diverse, global team, we work together to solve some of the world’s most pressing challenges. We impact everyday lives through science only Lubrizol can deliver, and we never stop pushing to do it better.

One of the founding principles of The Lubrizol Corporation more than 90 years ago was treating every employee with dignity and respect. That same commitment is only stronger today. 

More than that, we are committed to providing an environment where every employee can be the best they can be, no matter their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status, or any other characteristic. 






Nearest Major Market: Corona
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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