Quality Engineer

Salary Range: $60,000 – $80,000
Job Location: Shelbyville, TN
Industry: Automotive
Available Positions: 2
Position Type: Direct Hire
Experience Required: 1 – 3 years
Degree Required: 4 year degree
Active Security Clearance: No
Job Description: Position is to monitor supplier quality through weekly and monthly ppm reports, develop new supplies/components through the APQP process and AIAG production part approval process; act as liaison between engineering,  manufacturing, purchasing and supplier regarding quality issues and visit and survey potential suppliers for ability to meet quality standards.

 

ESSENTIAL ACCOUNTABILITIES

1.      Responsible for developing suppliers/new components through the APQP process and AIAG production part approval process – travel as needed to review supplier process and corrective action verification.

2.      Liaison between engineering, manufacturing, purchasing and supplier regarding quality issues.

3.      Monitor supplier quality through weekly and monthly ppm reports – request and obtain corrective actions per these quality spills.

4.      Analyze daily component quality issues-disposition MRN and initiate CAN’s per these issues.

5.      Surveys potential new suppliers; determines potential supplier’s ability to meet quality standards.

6.      Direct technical and administrative workers involved in quality assurance activities.

7.      Apply statistical process control and gauge R & R methods for analyzing data to evaluate the current process and process changes.

8.      Review and analyze supplier PPAP’s and quality issues.

9.      Communicate with suppliers regarding current Calsonic manufacturing issues and scrap.

10.  Perform supplier process audits and GP-9 (run/rate) evaluations.

11.  Communicates frequently with internal and external contacts on various issues.

12.  Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Skills: Plastic Injection molding & Tooling Experience.
Candidate Must Have: Have a Bachelor’s Degree in a related discipline. Experience related to products, process and gagging or inspection.
Relocation Offered: Yes
Additional Information: Intermediate to advanced experience such as Word, Excel, Lotus Notes, PowerPoint, and other presentation applications and/or software.
Bonus/Benefits: Full Company Benefits to include Full comprehensive Relo package, Med & Den Insurance, 401k, and annual bonuses.