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DIVISION Clean Energy Systems

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Plant Supplier Quality Engineer II

QUALITY

02/13/2018

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Quality Manager

NAO Supplier Quality Director

MISSION

Responsible to coordinate all supplier quality continuous improvement activity, audits, reviews, and assessments.

Primary Responsibilities

Essential Functions

  • Interfaces with customers (Customer Representative) and suppliers on quality problems and quality improvement activities using structured corrective and preventative action methods
  • Complies and administers customer and supplier PPAP documentation
  • Interfaces with customer concerning all aspects of APQP (InPro) including PPAP preparation and submittal
  • Uses INChange (plant portion) for product or process changes

Additional Responsibilities

  • Facilitate continuous improvement activities of suppliers to meet Inergy metrics per the SQ manual
  • Communicates Corrective Action Reports to internal and external customers
  • Monitor supplier performance rating and schedule follow up audits for assigned suppliers
  • Maintain all SNCR records, including closed supplier 8Ds and cost recovery
  • Participate in SNCR related read across with other Inergy NAO facilities
  • Promotes Quality concepts within the plant, division, and community
  • Supports Adrian objectives through participation in an assigned Focus Team
  • Understanding of Customer Specific Requirements
  • Understanding of IATF Requirements

Other Requirements

  • Authority and responsibility to stop production when a quality or safety issue arises
  • Work requires walking, talking, seeing, hearing, sitting, climbing, bending, stooping, grasping, crouching, pushing, balancing, reaching, kneeling, and standing
  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs on a regular basis
  • Work requires working under high and low temperatures at certain times

 

ORGANIZATION

 

POSITION KEY INTERFACES (internal and/or external)

Internal

  • QC Manager
  • NAO Supplier Quality Director
  • Program Teams

 

External

  • Suppliers
  • Vendors
  • Customer Representative

POSITION BACK UP

  • NAO PSQE Team  (PPAP review/approval)
  • Quality Engineer (review urgent supplier issues in my absence)

 

KEY MEASURES & FINANCIAL ACCOUNTABILITY

 

  • Zone Scorecard
  • SNCR Cost Collection Reports
  • Internal / External Audit Scores

 

PROFILE REQUIREMENTS

 

Personal Background

  • B.S. degree required (Engineering, Science, Technical, or Business preferred)
  • Experience in APQP and PPAP
  • 3 years SQA experience strongly preferred
  • Must be legally able to work in the U.S. without any requirement of visa sponsorship/transfer now or in the future

 

Job Technical skills

    • Strong problem solving, decision making, and prioritization skills
    • Structured problem solving with demonstrated experience in 8-D or similar methods
    • Knowledge of automotive quality standards, including TS-16949, IATF
    • Demonstrated ability to successfully communicate complex issues all levels, to management, operators, and customers
    • Strong computer skills including Excel, Word, Power Point, Minitab, Access, Visio

Job Soft skills

    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to work in a team environment
    • Must have excellent organization skills

 

 

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