Caterpillar, Inc. Quality Engineer in West Fargo, North Dakota

Quality Engineer


Are you looking for your next big challenge? Caterpillar is investing in our future talent and are looking for talented individuals to join our team as a Quality Engineer with the Large Power Systems Division (LPSD) in West Fargo, ND.

The Quality Engineer is responsible for supporting Caterpillar’s Quality Management System for a business division. The incumbent advises operations teams on production and product issues based on customer feedback through investigation, analysis and team leadership to resolve quality issues and drive continuous improvement.

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Develops plans and tools to support quality systems and related processes for a business division. The incumbent provides support for quality programs and certifications, as well as Lean \

  • Supports business division employees tracking continuous quality improvement projects and a quality scorecard, leading internal quality programs, developing related training programs, conducting internal quality audits and facilitating reviews of manufacturing and systems implementations

  • Performs Quality Assurance for a business division by performing product test procedures, validating product specifications, performing audits, and leading product reliability improvements via Caterpillar’s New Product Introduction program and Continuous Product Improvement programs


Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years of relevant work experience in a quality-related field

Top Candidates Will Also Have:

  • 4-year degree

  • Prior experience working in a manufacturing environment and/or in the quality field

  • Ability to effectively train / coach diverse groups about quality concepts, certifications, processes and tools

  • Thorough knowledge of relevant quality concepts, certifications, processes and tools

  • Strong communications, collaboration and influencing skills

  • Ability to work with diverse teams of employees and customers

  • Advanced computer skills

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills

Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at

Job Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Primary Location United States-North Dakota-West Fargo

Unposting Date: Mar 22, 2018, 11:59:00 PM

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.

Relocation assistance is available for this position.

Req ID: 1800028V