Quality Process Engineer - 90297998 - Beech Grove

Date: Jun 6, 2022

Location: Beech Grove, Indiana, US, 46107

Company: Amtrak

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Amtrak connects businesses and communities across the country and we move America’s workforce toward the future. We employ more than 20,000 diverse, energetic professionals in a variety of career fields throughout the United States. The safety of our passengers, our employees, the public and our operating environment is our priority and the success of our railroad is the result of our employees.

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This position is a tiered position. Incumbents will have a position level assigned based on their skills and experience, and in alignment with position development plans. Position placement is at Amtrak’s sole and absolute discretion.


The Quality Process Engineer through quality management and process techniques, supports the practice of controlling exactly how a mechanical process delivers maintenance aligned with customer requirements. This position will support continuous improvement initiatives ensuring a high level of quality that meets mechanical expectation regarding established KPI’s.


•Performs the review and improvement of systems and processes to ensure satisfaction of predetermined quality standards 
• Analyzes, identifies, and implement process improvements to enhance capability and quality system performance
• Supports quality meetings with production and cross functional teams to capture and create solutions and purpose recommendations on efficiencies and quality enhancements
• Coordinates Solution Focus Team activities such as agendas to help organize necessary improvements and make process changes related issues in the production environment
• Reviews and ensures safety requirements are clear and concise, as well as, are followed based on the production process


• Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Engineering or equivalent combination of education, training and experience
• Working knowledge of productivity and/or quality improvements through quality and process engineering techniques
• Minimum of 3 years relevant experience in Process Engineering (minimum of 7 years relevant work experience in lieu of degree).
• Creative problem-solving skills and strong quantitative and analytical skills
• Ability to manage multiple projects/processes effectively to timely conclusions
• Proficient in MS Office applications including Access and Project software
• Familiarity of compliance areas and accepted practices.
• Ability to learn new tasks (both complex and routine) in a fast-paced environment with frequently changing priorities
• Strong written/oral communication skills
• Flexibility to work extended hours if required


• Developing skills with Process Management implementation and Control.
• Working knowledge and experience with Reliability Centered Maintenance and Lean Manufacturing techniques.
• Familiarity with various data management business systems including SAP, Ariba and WMS.
• Knowledge in the railroad or transportation industry. 5 or more years of relevant work experience.


Must have excellent oral and written communication skills.

Requisition ID:67621
Posting Location(s):Indiana
Job Family/Function:Mechanical 
Relocation Offered:Yes 
Travel Requirements:Up to 25% 

Amtrak employees power our progress through their performance.

We want your work at Amtrak to be more than a job – we want it to be a fulfilling experience where you find challenging and rewarding opportunities, respect among colleagues, competitive pay, benefits that protect you and your family and a high performance culture that recognizes and values your contributions and helps you reach your career goals.

All positions require pre-employment background check verification, a pre-employment drug screen and proof of full vaccination against COVID -19. Amtrak is committed to a safe workplace free of drugs and alcohol and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing. Marijuana, notwithstanding any statute, ordinance, regulation, or other law that legalizes or decriminalizes the use or possession of marijuana, whether for medical, recreational, or other use.  Candidates who engage in the usage of marijuana will not be qualified for hire.   Successful applicants for employment with Amtrak must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the date of hire as a condition of employment, subject to requests for accommodation.  Fully vaccinated means 14 days have elapsed since receiving the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or 14 days since receiving the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

In accordance with DOT regulations (49 CFR § 40.25), Amtrak is required to obtain prior drug and alcohol testing records for applicants/employees intending to perform safety-sensitive duties for covered Department of Transportation positions. If an applicant/employee refuses to provide written consent for Amtrak to obtain these records, the individual will not be permitted to perform safety-sensitive functions.

Note that any education requirement listed above may be deemed satisfied if you have an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Amtrak is an EOE/Affirmative Action Minority/Female employer, and we welcome all to apply. We consider candidates regardless of race/color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related conditions), national origin/ethnicity, age, disability (intellectual, mental and physical), veteran status, marital status, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, genetic information, citizenship or any other personal characteristics protected by law.

POSTING NOTES: Mechanical || Engineering & Mechanical