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Quality Engineer

Detroit Manufacturing Systems -- World-Class Automotive Supplier Toledo, OH
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Title: Quality Engineer-Toledo

Reports To: Quality Manager

Position Status: Exempt

DMS’ Purpose:

To relentlessly prove that passion and purpose are the forces that create great people, teams, and companies that will transform the world.

Job Description

One of the many important roles of a Quality Engineer is to hold employees accountable for safety awareness and adherence to proper safety procedures as outlined. They are also in charge of meeting or exceeding targets for concerns to the customer as well as reducing the number of repeat concerns by implementing robust Permanent Corrective Actions. They also work jointly with the SQE’s to get them what they need on behalf of the supply base.

Major Duties and Responsibilities

  • Facilitate the creation of AIAG APQP documentation for new program launches.

  • Maintain/update CP, PFMEA documents for quality issues and improvements.

  • Monitor customer scorecards and quality portals via customer websites.

  • Insure targeted suppliers follow and meet the required APQP processes and have TS 16949 based systems

  • Insure each supplier proactively meets the contract requirements in terms of shipping, delivery, labeling, product quality and engineering change coordination

  • Verify and validate suppliers implement irreversible corrective actions for each identified supplier responsible process/product failure mode.

  • Monitor supplier continuous improvement activity.

  • Develop PPAP/PSO package for customer review.

  • Issue and/or follow-up on Formal Customer Corrective Actions

  • Identify and recover all costs associated with quality problems

  • Visit supplier and customer assembly plants as required

  • Participate in supplier orientations

  • Communicate with the customer supplier quality engineers

  • Manage supplier PPAP and Run @ Rate activity

  • Perform local plant Control Plan audits

Required Skills/Experience

The ideal candidate will have/be:

  • Bachelor Degree

  • Experience in AIAG APQP Processes

  • At least five years experience and demonstrated success as a person who solves problems in a manufacturing operation in the automotive field).

  • A demonstrated record of getting things done

  • All or most work experience in the automotive industry

  • Experience in fast pace assembly

  • Creative manufacturing problem solver

  • Ability to resolve complex issues

  • TS 16949 quality system, APQP, PPAP, etc.

  • Ability to effectively interact with and lead people

  • Lean manufacturing methods

  • Above average PC skills including Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint

    Our Values:

    Gratitude * Integrity * Fun * Teamwork * Excellence * Diversity &

    Respect * Innovation * Commitment * Humility

    “GIFTED people & RICH culture

Detroit Manufacturing Systems -- World-Class Automotive Supplier

We are a world-class Tier 1 interior components manufacturer. Our work engenders pride in our diverse and talented team members whose lives are transformed by their ability to learn new skills every day in a welcoming environment where we use innovative technology to deliver high-quality parts on time to our valued customers


3400 Jeep Pkwy (between Central and Berdan)
Toledo, OH