HNI Reliability Engineer in Halifax, Pennsylvania


Hearth & Home Technologies (HHT), an HNI Corporation operating company, is the leading manufacturer and distributor of hearth products (fireplaces, stoves, inserts and related finishing products) in North America. We are the Hearth Experts: Our primary mission is “Making your house feel more like a home”. Hearth & Home Technologies achieves this mission by its burning commitment to quality, function and reliability. We have the Strongest Brands: Heatilator, Heat & Glo, Quadra-Fire and Harman are the leading brands in the industry and our brands are the most preferred by builders and homeowners alike. As a Reliability Engineer you will partner with the Quality Department and New Product Development to develop and administer quality standards and set the strategic direction of Quality for our products. This position will develop and maintain processes to assist Hearth & Home Technologies in obtaining World Class Quality by directing the activities of the Quality Assurance Department for the facility.

We have the Strongest Brands: Heatilator, Heat & Glo, Quadra-Fire and Harman are the leading brands in the industry. We are a Great Place to Work

We are Customer-Focused: Our job is not done until our consumers are completely satisfied. As the Reliability Engineer you will be instrumental in maintaining our quality standards in design and manufacturing.

What’s in it for you?

HHT offers a competitive compensation and benefits program for our members. The individual selected to help improve our quality efforts in the Halifax, PA manufacturing plant will become part of an organization with a rich history and organizational stability. This position offers an opportunity for new experiences, development and future career opportunities within HNI Corp


As Reliability Engineer you will:

  • Be a key contributor in the New Product Development gate process to ensure the reliability of the product is statistically validated.

  • Evaluate and reduce potential quality and litigation issues by validation of product provided by various teams (New Product Development, procurement, or operations).

  • Ensure the product meets and exceeds agency and internal standards over the life of the product.

  • Develop predictive models to estimate the failure levels of components and or assemblies.

  • Investigation, development and validation of component changes to drive improvement.

  • Measurable:

  • Reduce Halifax Service Call Rate and reduce overall warranty spend

Individuals considered for this role will have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field.

  • Manufacturing, Mechanical, Industrial engineering background - preferred

  • 3+ year’s experience in Reliability/Quality engineering - preferred

Think you’re ready for the challenge? Individuals considered for this role will have a degree in engineering, or a related technical field with progressively responsible experience in reliability or quality engineering. Ideal candidates will possess expertise in Statistical Process Control, project management, quality documentation and proven application of continuous improvement methods to assist/recommend quality improvements in processes/functions. The candidate must be able to develop and execute a reliability plan and be willing to relocate to Halifax, PA.

Posted at: Monday, April 16, 2018

Job Req#: EW18032

Category: Engineering

Type: Salary

Education Level: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field and 3 years experience

Shift: 1st

EEO Category: Operatives

Company: Hearth & Home Technologies

Location: HHT, Halifax, PA