Supplier Quality Engineer

Location: Fairlawn, Ohio US


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Job Number: 23381

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Job Description
Supplier Quality Engineer
Position Summary:
Supplier Quality Assurance Engineer with global responsibilities across all U.S. Suspension facilities. This position can be located out of our Fairlawn, OH, Millington, MI, or Livonia, MI offices. Executes Stemco's supplier quality vision and works collaboratively with the Operations, Engineering and Supply Chain to assure that all parts, supplies, components and services received from outside sources are delivered on time and according to the specified level of quality. This involves being a liaison between Stemco internal customers and external suppliers to provide flow of parts and information of the highest level of quality.

Essential Functions

  • Embrace the values of the EnPro/STEMCO safety pledge in each of the below responsibilities. Participate in the organization's safety culture and aim to continuously improve safety within all aspects of your work

  • Foster a work environment that promotes mutual respect of all colleagues and creates an environment focused on a dual-bottom line

  • Promote the STEMCO / Enpro Culture by exhibiting the five principles of exemplary leadership: Modeling the Way, Inspiring a Shared Vision, Enabling Others to Act, Challenging the Process, and Encouraging the Heart
  • Establish quality and performance expectations for suppliers. Provide leadership to ensure accountability to the expectations
  • Develop robust suppliers for parts/services that possess a strong organizational, technical and financial base with proven quality and delivery capability
  • Develop and maintain a supplier certification system
  • Provide technical assistance to suppliers in the development of business systems, statistical process control, root cause analysis, and continuous improvement to meet quality and delivery performance requirements
  • Develop and manage process improvement through a cross-functional team concept
  • Manage and track non-conformances of incoming components
  • Monitoring of supplier performance using KPIs and conduct supplier quality audits
  • Communicate performance measurements to suppliers and coordinate improvement activities, when needed

Required Skills
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required
  • Minimum BS degree in Mechanical Engineering/Quality Engineering/Industrial Engineering or equivalent required. Master degree desirable
  • Minimum 5 to 7 years of experience involving Manufacturing, Supply Chain or Quality functions
  • ASQ Certification as a Quality Engineer or Quality Auditor desired
  • Knowledge and experience in statistical controls
  • Proven leadership skills with excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Good interpersonal communication skills
  • Experience working with Teams
  • Computer skills (Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Google Sheets, Minitab, etc.)

Job Location
Fairlawn, Ohio, United States
Position Type

City: Fairlawn

Location_formattedLocationLong: Fairlawn, Ohio US

State: Ohio

Community / Marketing Title: Supplier Quality Engineer

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Requisition Number: 2015882

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© An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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