Jobs at Gerresheimer

Quality Engineer

91 West Forest Grove Road, United States | Vineland | Full-time

Job Description


To deliver continuous improvement projects resulting in improved quality of products and customer service for the Primary Packaging Glass location of Forest Grove.  The Quality Engineer is directly accountable for the implementation and completion of projects that have direct and measurable impact on the revenue and expense of the organization. In addition to the specific projects to which the Quality Engineer is assigned, the Quality Engineer will also provide a major change force within the site to instill an overall culture of continuous improvement.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.


·         Initiate and manage efforts to align internal specifications and processes with customer quality requirements.

·         Support customer care teams serving PPG customers and manage their efforts to support/resolve critical customer process issues.

·         Support site Operations in Continuous Improvement efforts including project management.

·         Provide technical support in Lean SSBB and Quality Systems Management.

·         Support, manage, and execute projects relating to the strategic and operational plans for:

·         Packaging Specification & Quality Alignment Process (PSQA)

·         Escalation process for internal/external quality issues related to product

·         Complaint Handling Process with CSC and Plants

·         Validation requirements for the business unit

·         Conducts compliance audits to ensure usage of mandatory templates, tools and methodology (DMAIC) within all projects

·         Mentors and trains workforce in appropriate tool selection and use based upon best practices identified in the Gerresheimer Management System (GMS). 



·         Project management: Drives forward progress and provides the business with systematical follow up and reporting in support of customer care teams.

·         Quality knowledge: Quality Systems, Customer Quality requirements, Lean Six Sigma, Metrology & Measurement Systems Analysis, DOE, Validation, SPC, Statistical Analysis, Analytical Support Software.

·         Customer Relations Management: Ability to identify customer stated and hidden requirements, provide Voice of the Customer feedback to Operations, manage customer expectations around quality requirements, manage and report on the progress of Quality and Service projects/initiatives, employs active listening techniques.

·         Self – Starter: Able to work with minimal supervision; able to handle time pressure; detail oriented; good organizational skills; dependable and able to start and follow-up on initiatives; team player as well as leader; well organized, resourceful, and planful; is able to get things done with less and in less time; can work on multiple tasks at once without losing track; foresees and plans around obstacles, thinks out of the box and enjoys a challenge.

·         Effective Communication: Writes and presents effectively; adjusts to fit the audience and the message; strongly gets a message across; relating skills; warm, friendly, and interpersonally agile; easy to approach and talk to; relates well to all kinds of people; makes a pleasant and professional first impression and builds solid relationships.

·         Managing Diverse Relationships

Relates well to and effectively communicates with a wide variety of diverse styles, types, and classes; open to differences; effective up, down, sideways, inside and outside; builds diverse networks; quick to find common ground; treats differences fairly and equitably.



·         Bachelor’s Degree in STEM discipline with preference for Engineering

·         5 years of quality-related experience

·         Pharmaceutical packaging / Packaging design experience a plus                             



·         American Society for Quality Certification a plus

·         Lean Six Sigma Black Belt a plus

·         PMP® or PgMP® Project Management Institute Certification a plus

Additional Information


·        Standing/Walking                                             9 or more hours per day

·        Sitting                                                                 3 hours per day

·        Lifting                                                                 10-25 lbs. with good body mechanics

·        Twisting/Bending                                              Occasional

·        Endurance                                                         Moderate Energy requirements

·        Near Vision                                                        Requires accurate (20/20) vision

·        Color Vision                                                       Requires minimal color discrimination

·        Temperature                                                      Seasonal work environment over 90°F


Food & drinks

We offer free beverages.

Learning & development

According to the job and position, we make sure our employees get regular trainings and coaching to unleash their possibilities.

Corporate Benefits

Benefit from special conditions with various brands in fashion, technology, leisure and many more.

Healthcare & pension

Your health and well-being is important to us. We offer gym membership discounts, health check-ups, private medical care and a life and group insurance.

Working environment

Creating a great place to work is essential for us, so we live up to our values teamwork, responsibility, integrity, bold innovation and excellence (TRIBE).

Company Description

Gerresheimer is the global partner for pharma, biotech, healthcare and cosmetics with a very broad product range for pharmaceutical and cosmetic packaging and drug delivery devices. The company is an innovative solution provider from concept to delivery of the end product. Gerresheimer achieves its ambitious goals through a high level of innovative strength, industrial competence, focus on quality and customers. In developing innovative and sustainable solutions, Gerresheimer relies on a comprehensive international network with numerous innovation and production centers in Europe, America and Asia. Gerresheimer produces close to its customers worldwide with around 10,000 employees and generates annual sales of more than €1.4 billion. With its products and solutions, Gerresheimer plays an essential role in people's health and well-being.

Equal rights

All applicants are considered without any regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status or membership, or any other legally protected status.

Interested? Apply today!