Quality Engineer

Jul 9, 2024

Genk, BE

Regular Full Time

Company info

Nitto Belgium established itself in Genk in 1974 and is the largest production site in the EMEA region (Europe, Middle East & Africa) of the Japanese Nitto Group. With more than 500 employees, we develop and produce sealing materials, damping materials, and various industrial adhesive tapes such as double-sided tapes and surface protection tapes for industries including automotive, electronics, furniture, paper production, aviation, and metal processing.

Nitto stands for innovation, sustainability, and quality. To meet these high-quality standards, our Quality department is essential. To strengthen this team, we are looking for a Quality Engineer who, together with colleagues and other departments, ensures the best products. Are you interested in achieving this with us? Then read on!

Our Position

The Quality Engineer is responsible for monitoring and proactively ensuring the quality of our products. Your goal is to ensure the quality and efficiency of production to deliver the best products to our customers.

The Quality Engineer has the following tasks:

  • Check the quality of new or modified products and coordinate that process with other departments and the customer
  • Develop, implement, and maintain quality systems and tools
  • Trace preventive quality problems through in-depth analyses (from raw material to customer)
  • Ensure/follow up on correct data management in PLM, SAP...
  • Audit customers, suppliers, and subcontractors

You will report to the Manager Quality Operations.

Your Profile

A good Quality Engineer...

  • Has a master's degree preferably with a chemistry background or equivalent through experience
  • Knowledge of methodologies such as APQP, PPAP, and SPC
  • Familiar with the current automotive standard IATF16949
  • Can fluently speak Dutch and English, other languages ​​are an asset
  • Has good analytical skills and can draw correct conclusions from the collected data
  • Always seeks optimizations

For the job, you will occasionally have to travel, mainly within Europe.

Interested to Join?

Are you up for a new challenge? In addition to a fun international working environment with great colleagues, we offer the following benefits on top of your salary:

  • Meal vouchers of € 8 per working day
  • Group and hospitalization insurance
  • 12 ADV days + 3 Nitto days
  • Bike allowance of € 0.38/km if you come by bike
  • Many opportunities for personal and professional development
  • Grow with an organization that strives for efficiency, quality, and innovation

At Nitto Belgium, we aim for a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone can contribute their unique perspectives and talents.


The selection process consists of two interview rounds and an assessment center.

Please note that Nitto Belgium will be closed from the 22nd of July until the 18th of August.

Are you interested in this vacancy? Apply quickly via the online application form. Do you have any questions? Then you can contact Laurens Bammens via laurens.bammens@nitto.com or +32484 17 85 78.