Quality Engineer I

Quality Lewisburg, Tennessee


Description

GENERAL SUMMARY

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.

WORKING CONDITIONS

This work performed in a manufacturing and office environment.

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

The incumbent must:

  • Have a high school diploma or GED.
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  • Have a Bachelor’s Degree in a related discipline and zero (0) to one (1) year of experience in related field
  • Certification may be required in some areas.
  • Have experience working with integrated computer programs and/or applications.
  • Have strong communication, administrative and organizational skills, and the ability to coordinate multiple projects and programs.

Calsonic Kansei North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes all employment decisions based entirely on the basis of qualifications and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, age or any other legally protected group status.

Candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States and will be required to provide proof of employment eligibility at the time of hire.

**Visa sponsorship for this position is not available at this time.**