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We do it right. We do it safe. We do it better. AFEX works on the forefront of innovation and technology to bring exceptional fire suppression systems to our customers.

AFEX Fire Suppression Systems Owner, Rod Cavallero, Posing in Front of Mining Vehicle

Are you interested in a career with a global provider of heavy duty equipment fire suppression systems? AFEX is a family-owned business working on the forefront of innovation and technology to bring an exceptional product to our customers. Our team is comprised of diverse talents in the fields of safety, engineering, technical support, sales, marketing and manufacturing.

Positions Available

We are regularly seeking qualified, driven team members to join our growing organization in a variety of capacities. To inquire about current career opportunities that may be available, please check this page regularly or submit your cover letter and resume to [email protected].

Quality Engineer

Fast paced, manufacturer of heavy mobile equipment fire suppression systems seeks an experienced Quality Engineer that can step in and contribute to both Engineering and Quality departments. Ideal candidates would be able to complete hands-on actions and provide organized supporting documentation.

AFEX, located in Raleigh, NC, is experiencing rapid growth. We sell to industries such as mining, forestry, waste, oil & gas, and other safety-oriented industries that use heavy off-road equipment.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Hands-on, get it done attitude and on-the-spot problem solving experience is a must
  • Solid understanding of mechanics, materials science, etc.
  • Proficient with hand tools and basic manual machines
  • Experience with design for manufacturing
  • Experience in Quality Control, performing quality inspections and writing and reviewing inspection processes
  • Experience with SOLIDWORKS Modeling and drawings
  • Firm understanding of ISO (ISO 9001) and internal auditing processes
  • Highly motivated with a strong drive for results and ability to deliver on commitment
  • High work ethic with excellent time management and analytical skills
  • Basic understanding of using and testing components with a multi-meter
  • Positive contributor to team participation
  • Six Sigma (Green or Black Belt) and ISO certifications a plus

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Prepare final drawings from engineering models
  • Execute design specifications for form, fit, function and quality
  • Review and implement changes to our current quality processes
  • Research, source, and test ideas that improve our products
  • Evaluate products through testing in house and supporting 3rd party testing
  • Regular review and maintenance of Models and Drawings, BOMS, Inspection or Work instruction documentation
  • Communicate with suppliers on Engineering or Quality performance
  • Evaluate production processes and documentation for opportunities for improvement
  • Participate and complete regular part and assembly inspection audits
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Type

  • Full-time
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life, 401(k) with an employer match & PTO


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