Senior Supplier Quality Engineer (Mechanical)

Confidential Company  •  Westbrook, ME

5 - 7 years experience  •  Misc. Healthcare

$80K - $90K
Posted on 10/13/17 by Indradeep Roy
Confidential Company
Westbrook, ME
5 - 7 years experience
Misc. Healthcare
$80K - $90K
Posted on 10/13/17 Indradeep Roy

Job Title: Senior Supplier Quality Engineer (Mechanical)

Location: Westbrook, ME

Duration: Full-Time/Direct Hire

Experience: Min 5+ Years

Benefits: Full Benefits + Interview Travel Reimbursed + Relocation (For Suitable Profile)

Industry: Pharmaceutical / Biotech

Job Category: Engineering - OtherEngineering

Educational Qualifications:Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering

Travel: Around 20% of the time.

Job Summary:

  • Will join a team of two Engineers to support all our instruments’ and disposables’ parts: (consumable and component) for our Water Division. This includes: plastic bottles, thermoform trays, sealers, automated machinery, and replacing obsolete components. 
  • Will work with at least 10 different suppliers in the US and abroad.
  • Will have good communication skills and develop strong business relationships with suppliers, supplier relationship managers, research & development (R&D) and others. 
  • Will identify technical problems with suppliers and will implement corrective actions.
  • Will lead supplier process assessments, validations, and audits for new and existing suppliers.
  • Will interpret design drawings and specifications, provide coaching and guidance and ensures suppliers have sufficient processes in place to meet CTQ items (using Six Sigma).
  • Will be “hands-on” in our Water laboratory for problem solving and supporting R&D efforts. 


  • 5+ years of related experience;
  • Mechanical Engineeringdegree;
  • Experiencewith injection molding, blow molding, thermoforming, and machining of parts preferred;
  • Lean/Six Sigma manufacturing experience;
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts;
  • Ability to generate, interpret, and explain with clarity, complex mechanical design drawings and documentation;
  • Project leadership/management skills.
  • Knowledge of CAD (Solidworks) preferred
  • Knowledge of quality control plans
  • Experiencewith maintaining quality records and certification
  • Supplier process assessments experience 
  • Supplier auditexperience.    
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