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Supplier Quality Engineer - Automotive Metal Stamping and Welded Assembly

Location: Multimatic Tennessee, Lewisburg, Tennessee, United States

Posted: September 27th, 2016

Company Structure:

Multimatic Tennessee LLC manufactures fully engineered, high-quality components and assemblies for high-volume as well as niche vehicle manufacturers.  Multimatic Tennessee LLC uses advanced proprietary manufacturing processes.

Multimatic Tennessee LLC is looking for a Supplier Quality Engineer reporting to the Quality Manager.  

Plant Address:

Multimatic Tennessee LLC
871 Industrial Drive
Lewisburg, TN
USA 37091

SUMMARY

Investigate, analyze and resolve supplier quality problems by conducting audits, analyzing defect trends and leading continuous improvement projects internally and externally.  Preparing any sorting activity and communication with suppliers.  Ability to develop and strengthen Supplier relationships.  Review of PPAP documentation and approval.  Other daily tasks as assigned.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES       

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Provide technical liaison services between manufacturing and quality on all matters relating to quality systems, procedures, direction, processes, including Quality Assurance implementation and Maintenance.
  • Identify, track and resolve supplier quality problems.
  • Report to management monthly supplier KPIs.
  • Be a technical liaison with a cross-functional manufacturing team.
  • Organize and direct interaction of all supplier complaints to provide ongoing communication with timely involvement, review and action to address these issues.
  • Review prints and specifications. Track engineering changes.
  • Review and evaluate the adequacy of PPAP documents on supplied components, i.e. Control Plans, Failure Mode and Effect Analysis, acceptance sampling, etc.
  • Provide Manufacturing and/or Engineering with Metrology information.
  • Provide assistance as needed in performing capability studies and process potential studies.
  • Participate in all customer quality audits in regards to supplier documentation for IATF requirements.
  • Lead prototype efforts in area to assure supplier requirements are met.
  • Perform customer surveys and assist with supplier audits and evaluations.
  • Assist Quality Manager to develop and implement the Quality system
  • Assist in maintaining supplier quality hold area, disposition nonconforming material, RMA and issue DMN
  • Understand and implement Supplier Manual requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

Metal Stamping a must.  Automotive, Quality Engineering systems knowledge a must.  Tool and Die Journeyman or equivalent experience a definite asset. 

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, as well as a friendly work environment.  Learn more about us at www.multimatic.com or E-mail tnhr@multimatic.com.
Multimatic is an equal opportunity employer.

If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume.
We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.
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