Supplier Quality Engineer (Plymouth)
|Benefits:||Medical, Dental, Life and Disability Insurance, 401(k), Bonus Incentives|
|Employment Type:||Full Time|
|Description:||Loc Performance Products; Michigan's premiere full service manufacturer of large CNC machined components and assemblies for military and commercial applications.|
Loc Performance is looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated Supplier Quality Engineer to join our Quality department!
The Supplier Quality Engineer supports new product/process development and manufacturing through the application of supplier quality engineering techniques. This person will handle multiple projects and tasks throughout product development, product launch and manufacturing. The Supplier Quality Engineer will represent the organization and interface with the supplier on a regular basis. This role also supports plant activities in supplier issues, and initiate corrective actions with the supplier.
|Duties:||Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.|
Investigates supplier concerns and implements appropriate corrective actions.
Reviews and dispositions supplier PPAP / FAI data submissions.
Completes source inspection activity at the supplier location.
Monitors supplier performance and communicates scorecards on a regular basis.
Conducts quality system audits at supplier facilities.
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Gathers and analyzes information skillfully; Develops alternative solutions; Works well in group problem solving situations; Uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.
Project Management - Develops project plans; Coordinates projects; Communicates changes and progress; Completes projects on time and budget; Manages project team activities.
Interpersonal Skills - Focuses on solving conflict; Maintains confidentiality; Remains open to others' ideas and tries new things.
Oral Communication - Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; Listens and gets clarification; Responds well to questions; Demonstrates group presentation skills; Participates in meetings.
Written Communication - Writes clearly and informatively; Edits work for spelling and grammar; Varies writing style to meet needs; Presents numerical data effectively; Able to read and interpret written information.
Organizational Support - Follows policies and procedures; Supports organization's goals and values.
Safety and Security - Observes safety and security procedures; Reports potentially unsafe conditions ; Uses equipment and materials properly.
Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and Experience
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university and five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
To perform this job successfully, an individual should be proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook .
Other Skills and Abilities
Working knowledge of GD&T is essential.
Practical experience with AIAG Core Tools (PPAP, APQP, MSA, SPC).
Experience working within an ISO/TS16949 or AS9100 environment.