DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Represent the quality function on technical support, in conjunction with other internal support groups, regarding issues affecting manufacturing;
Initiates and approves supplier/customer production/process control activities and reviews for implementation and effectiveness;
Maintain quality control sampling system, procedures, APQP, PPAP and IMDS activities.
Manage, audit and continuously improve TS16949 systems and procedures,
Direct Customer and Supplier liaisons for plant quality activities and concerns including scheduled visits;
Establish and maintain all quality documents, samples, customer contact, supplier development, production start-up, product launch, and correction of production variances and warrant analysis
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree or 2 to 1 year experience to education;
7+ years’ experience in automotive/manufacturing environment (Assembly based a plus);
5+ years in a Management or Supervision position of Quality;
TS-16949 experience requires;
Electrical or Mechanical product experience. Electro-mechanical experience is a big plus;
Development and implementation of quality systems and standards (FMEA's, PPAP, control pans, DVP&R's, APQP);
World class lean manufacturing implementation experience.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Strong skills in problem solving, data analysis, administration, and change management;
Knowledge of quality philosophies and process;
Very Hands- ON and able mentor for Quality Engineering staff.