Job Function:Product Development Engineering (40000045)
Currently, we are seeking qualified candidates for a Supplier Quality Engineer opening to join our Clyde Manufacturing organization. For this role you will work with manufacturing operations and Suppliers on containment of non-conforming material and establishing corrective actions, work with Suppliers and other Whirlpool functions to enable the Supplier to create quality plans, implement corrective actions, generate quality metrics, and continually improve quality systems. Also you will support Whirlpool quality and cost projects by attending regular reviews such as productivity reviews and (Customer to Customer) C2C reviews, conducting supplier audits, evaluating (First Parts Approvals) FPA's, and working with other Whirlpool functions to ensure the Supplier meets quality requirements prior to production, identify quality improvement opportunities and drive problem solving with appropriate cross-functional teams, supervise Engineer Technicians and give direction on corrective action, communications with suppliers, and containment/rework implementation.
This job function conducts the production activities of manufacturing organizations to optimize resource use, minimize costs and maintain quality standards. Activities include planning, managing and reviewing production operations to achieve output and quality objectives; monitoring expenditures and forecasting resource inputs; and operating, monitoring and maintaining machines and production equipment.