- ASQC Certification
- IATF 16949:2016
- Coordinate measuring machine
Your Main Tasks and Responsibilities Are:
Acts as liaison between Manufacturing, Operational Quality and Engineering relative to customer specifications, customer quality requirements and customer problems.
Monitor all manufacturing processes through audits and daily evaluations, to ensure that processes are being followed and short cuts are not being taken, jeopardizing the quality of our product.
Review and diagnosis defective material rejected during manufacturing process, customer returns, warranty analysis and supplier.
Identify the root cause and systematic corrective actions and updating of applicable documentation.
Provide customer support on existing and new programs, engineering changes and deviations (as needed)
Possess a high level of interpersonal skills and emotional intelligence to work effectively within team environment to motivate and elicit work output.
Assist in maintaining IATF16949 status while driving customer scorecard improvements.
Track and manage KPI’s assigned in the plant to improve FTT / OEE / Scrap and D/T related to quality for assigned customers.
Practice and promote safe work practices throughout the plant.
Review statistical data and present in a graphical format.
Assist plants in implementation of statistical methods and quality improvement programs
Promote team concepts and participate in teams to drive out risk and variation within the processes
Understand and follow Inalfa policies and practices and any other legal requirements.
Must be an active participant in achieving and maintaining quality goals and continuous improvement activities.
Assist in conducting annual plant audits (VDA, LPA and IATF) systems surveys, assist in providing feedback to improve Quality procedures and systems
Continually strive to improve: testing methods, tooling, and equipment through statistical sampling, that will ensure adequate quality in our manufactured product.
Remain flexible with daily activities to handle emergency issues as they arrive
Travel as necessary to customers and suppliers to control problem areas
Coach and support quality inspectors, techs and CMM operators / programmers to effectively execute responsibilities and process adherence.
Any other duties as assigned by the Quality Manager.
What Do We Expect From You:
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
Bachelor Degree in Engineering related field and / or equivalent experience.
2-5 years’ experience in automotive quality focusing on assembly.
2 years’ minimum inspection experience
ASQC Certifications preferred with commitment to continual education
IATF 16949, VDA Auditor preferred.
Demonstrated excellent problem solving, leadership, organizational, oral and written communications skills.
Excellent problem solving and leadership skills
Must have working knowledge of manufacturing and quality processes and principles (ISO/IATF), including automotive industry standards.
Requires experience in product and process failure analysis(FMEA) and an understanding of quality techniques such as SPC, Core Tools, Kaizen, DOE, etc.
Must have demonstrated a record of achievement in problem solving with production teams
Excellent verbal communication, presentation, training and leadership skills
Experience with North American German, Japanese OEM’s preferred - GM, Ford, Stellantis, Honda, Nissan, Daimler, BMW etc…
What can you expect from us?
Attractive working conditions and self-development opportunities.
Short procedures, fast decision making and open communication structures.
Friendly and informal atmosphere.
Innovative leader with a strong drive to win!
FOCUS - TRANSPARENCY - ONE INALFA and RESPECT are core values within our company.
Auburn Hills Assembly