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Sr Supplier Quality Engineer

HRU Technical Resources
Lansing, MI
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Job Description

The Supplier Quality Engineer will be the technical liaison between purchasing, product engineering, internal manufacturing, and our supply base. In this role, the Supplier Quality Engineer will work with the suppliers to resolve supplier manufacturing issues; implement and monitor advanced quality planning systems and provide technical support throughout the lifecycle of a particular commodity. The Supplier Quality Engineer will be responsible for:

·         Assuring supplier understanding and compliance with APQP processes and product PPAP submission and approval requirements.

·         Reviewing and approving supplier quality plans for new component parts and assemblies for new vehicle and or powertrain programs.

·         Reviewing supplier manufacturing processes and quality systems.

·         Implementing and monitoring supplier part qualification and certification processes.

·         Determining root cause of supplier manufacturing problems and implementing timely, effective, and efficient quality resolutions.

·         Improving quality performance of suppliers by conducting onsite workshops at supplier locations, providing technical assistance in developing a robust quality system, or other technical support as required.

·         Providing technical assistance during supplier launch, change-over and ongoing production activities.

 

Minimum Required Qualifications

·         Three to five years’ experience in quality, engineering and/or manufacturing.

·         Proficient in print reading and interpretation, part measurement, gage design and function.

·         Demonstrated knowledge of geometric design and tolerancing (GD&T).

·         Demonstrated knowledge of manufacturing and assembly plant processes, procedures, tooling, equipment and facilities.

·         Demonstrated knowledge of probability, statistical quality control and design of experiments.

·         Demonstrated ability to investigate quality problems and to apply sound technical judgment to develop potential solutions.

·         Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects and lead diverse cross functional teams simultaneously.

·         High level of interpersonal skills to work independently and effectively with others.

·         Strong oral, written and presentation skills.

·         Ability to travel up to 50% (daily commutable and overnight combined).

Preferred Qualifications

·         Three to five years’ OEM or Tier 1 experience in automotive interior, exterior, body, chassis, electrical or powertrain quality, manufacturing or engineering functions, including demonstrated experience and capability in any of the following areas:

·         Lean Manufacturing and or Manufacturing Quality.

·         Manufacturing, Process and or Tool Engineering.

·         Quality Systems Planning (APQP), including PPAP.

·         Statistical Problem Solving (Red X, DFSS, DMAIC).

·         Product Engineering

Education and Training

·         Bachelor's degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Industrial, Electrical, Manufacturing, Welding, Plastics, Materials, or Chemical preferred) or equivalent technical experience.

·         Master’s degree in Business or Engineering is a plus

·         Technical and Quality Certifications are a plus

Company Description
HRU Technical Resources is a Technical Recruiting and Staffing Company. For over 40 years we have helped clients and candidates nationwide in a variety of industries (Automotive, Military/Aerospace, Insurance, Education etc.) and professions; specializing in Engineering, IT, Supervisory and Technical related placements. However, we are able to place just about any skill set/job title, just about anywhere.

HRU Technical Resources

HRU Technical Resources is a Technical Recruiting and Staffing Company. For over 40 years we have helped clients and candidates nationwide in a variety of industries (Automotive, Military/Aerospace, Insurance, Education etc.) and professions; specializing in Engineering, IT, Supervisory and Technical related placements. However, we are able to place just about any skill set/job title, just about anywhere.

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Lansing, MI
USA

Industry

Manufacturing

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