Purpose: To ensure acceptable supplier quality performance, components/materials quality, effective supplier development, and effective supplier evaluation, selection and oversight.
Essential duties and responsibilities include the following; other duties may be assigned:
The Supplier Quality Engineer is responsible for supplier quality performance, supplier development, strategic selection and oversight, components quality, and closure of Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) and Supplier Corrective Action Requests (SCAR). The successful candidate will apply strong practical expertise using quality, lean, and problem solving principles and tools to drive quality, delivery, and service improvements with suppliers. S/he must lead and manage supplier quality and recall events to complete resolution and work with the Purchasing, Materials Management and other department team members to identify and execute supplier improvement initiatives.
Supervisory Responsibilities: No supervisory responsibilities for this role.
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
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4 Year Engineering Degree (Preferably Mechanical or Industrial) plus 3 years of related experience and a minimum three (3) years practical, hands-on, quality and lean operations experience