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With more than 1,600 employees at 16 locations and in 13 countries we are one of the market-leading manufacturers of innovative coating technology. We bring colour, protection and functions to surfaces. Our customers are industrial enterprises, crafts enterprises and do-it-yourselfers. The enthusiasm for perfect surfaces unites us. We are not simply looking for employees. We are looking for people who share our enthusiasm.

Quality Engineering Intern

Plymouth, MN, US, 55447



Title:   Quality Assurance Engineer – Internship                                           Date: 04/03/2012


Reports to:     Director of Quality/Quality Manager                                       Revised: 12/21/2021



Position Objective: Support Quality Engineers in the implementation of Quality Assurance techniques during the development of product designs and process controls.




  • Assist in the development of quality operations measures and reporting.
  • Participate in the development and implementation of new products and revisions to existing products to ensure that product designs meet user needs and are as cost effective as possible.
  • Document work instructions, define equipment needs and train hourly employees on these process steps.
  • Work with suppliers of assemblies and components to develop processes that provide assurance the products and/or components meet specifications.
  • Investigate the cause of non-conforming product and assure corrective actions are implemented that address the root cause.
  • Prepare test plans for the qualification of product revisions, supplier changes and new products.
  • Occasionally perform inspections and tests on sample components and assemblies, assist with capability studies, gauge R&R studies and process FMEA.
  • Create and maintain process control documentations for in-house assembly including appropriate measurement systems.  Audit processes and analyze data for problem solving and continuous improvement.  Utilize statistical techniques to evaluate material and process quality.
  • Assist in problem solving activities.
  • Some administrative duties will also be included.

Relationship To Others: Receive work direction from Quality Director and Quality Engineers. Works closely with personnel from Operations, Engineering, Productions, Marketing, and Customer Service.



Education and Experience:



  • Currently attending post secondary education to attain an Engineering degree


  • Understanding of data analytics tools


Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis