-Administrates and leads a group of technical professionals comprised of Supplier Quality Engineers, Component Specialists, Component Engineers and Receiving Inspection. Functions as a technical resource for companyâ€™s suppliers and component issues, is responsible to drive manufacturing supplier related issues, periodic Supplier Evaluations, AMPL (Approved Manufacturer Part List) creation and maintenance, and Receiving Inspection management.
-Supervises and gives direction to Supplier Quality Engineers.
-Serves as point of contact for supplier quality issues that require management intervention.
-Develops, maintains and oversees implementation of supplier reporting database.
-Assists in establishing inspection plans/procedures for Receiving Inspection function.
-Interfaces with Site/Regional Materials function, Corporate Materials, and Corporate Supplier Quality in supplier development activities.
-Supports the establishment of global policies, procedures and status reporting.
-Ensures all production-critical supplier issues are resolved in a timely fashion by implementing corrective actions.
-Develops, implements and maintains policies and procedures for the Supplier Quality Engineering area.
-Reports to Site Materials Manager or Purchasing Manager
-Bachelor's degree in Engineering-related discipline.
-At least 8 years experience in relevant companyâ€™s position or external work experience.