Supplier Quality Engineer

Location: Wauseon area, OH
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $55,000.00 - $70,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 6/14/2018
Job ID: 02598950
Job Description
Supplier Quality Engineer    
Wauseon, OH area
Salary up to 70K + excellent benefits; medical and dental available day one of employment
 
Have you been responsible for supplier quality?
Do you enjoy supplier travel and communication?
Do you have a background with assemblies, complex mechanical components, fabricated parts and/or powder coating systems?
Do you enjoy fast-paced work environments?
Apply today!  This job is for you! 
 
Non-automotive manufacturer in the Wauseon, Ohio market is seeking a Supplier Quality Engineer to join their team.  Daily you will work with a team of quality professionals and will report to the Quality Manager.  The Supplier Quality Engineer will be responsible for the following daily tasks:
  • Develop and improve supplier quality programs
  • Identify quality issues and assist suppliers in developing action plans related to root cause analysis and corrective actions
  • Partner daily with purchasing and supply chain to resolve supplier quality issues
  • Audit suppliers as needed to drive resolution on any quality concerns
  • Update and track supplier quality metrics
  • Improve supplier quality action plans as needed
  • Travel to domestic and international suppliers as needed
  • Other duties as delegated
Interested candidates must be willing to travel up to 25% of the time, including travel to Asia, Europe and North America.  This position requires candidates to be able to manage multiple tasks, handle stressful situations, complete projects in a timely manner and enjoy problem solving.  Individuals should have excellent written and verbal communication skills and feel comfortable communicating at all levels, including on the manufacturing floor.  Candidates will spend up to 50% of their time on the manufacturing floor.  This is a first shift, salaried position that does require occasional Saturdays based on quality concerns. 

REQUIREMENTS for the Supplier Quality Engineer:
1. A minimum of a high school diploma and/or GED with at least five years of similar supplier quality engineering experience or a bachelor's degree with at least three years of similar supplier quality engineering experience
2. Experience working with assemblies, welding, powder coating, machining and/or complex mechanical and/or electrical components
3. The ability to read blueprints
4. Formal problem solving skills, as well as root cause analysis and corrective action experience
5. Experience completing supplier audits in ISO, TS and/or IATF environments
6. Experience completing supplier on-site visits
7. Microsoft Office skills, including Word and Excel

Skills preferred but NOT required:
1. 8D formal problem solving
2. Strong mechanical aptitude
3. Automotive supplier experience
4. ERP and/or MRP experience
 
Candidates are preferred to be local to the Wauseon, Ohio area.