Supplier Quality Engineer - Global Manufacturer

Northbrook Permanent USD95,000 - USD125,000
  • Global manufacturer with top tier benefits package
  • Ability to work remote 2 days/week

About Our Client

Our client is a global manufacturer serving the rail and transportation industries. They have been in business for over 50 years and are known for their culture, progression and leadership team. The organization is rapidly growing and looking for a Supplier Quality Engineer to oversee their Midwest location and surrounding suppliers.

  • This role will report to the Senior Manager of Supplier Quality and sit on a team of 9
  • They pride themselves on career progression, work/life balance and benefits

Job Description

  • Work with Engineering teams to incorporate all applicable specifications and customer requirements into Supplier PPAP processes
  • Work closely with Sourcing Leaders to manage and implement supplier/engineering changes, New Product Introductions (NPIs), and PPAPS according to Supplier Quality Requirements / Supplier PPAP
  • Own supplier audits, ensuring compliance and driving improvement plans where needed to improve Non-Conformance Records and PPM performance
  • Closely monitor supplier performance and work with the suppliers to drive defect reductions and manage corrective actions
  • Build expertise to drive long term improvement; resulting in significant quality business impact; improvement in processes and standards, supplier capability development, ensuring sustainable improvement

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Understanding and interpretation of engineering drawings
  • Knowledge of ISO, IRIS, or other certifying bodies' standards, quality procedures, and audit techniques
  • Knowledge of quality and business systems
  • Understanding and interpretation of engineering drawings
  • Understanding manufacturing, material flow, process change, and quality processes
  • Strong problem-solving and data analytic skills
  • Ability to develop and execute objectives for self and others and the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals

What's on Offer

  • Competitive base salary, dependent on experience -between $95,000 and $125,000
  • Ability to work from home 2 days/week - typically Friday and Monday
  • 4% 401k Match
  • Permissive vacation policy
  • 11 Holidays
  • Competitive health benefits through BCBS including Medical, Dental and Vision
  • ST & LT Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Parental leave
  • Legal Assistance
Megan Mcdonald
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Quality, Technical
Industrial / Manufacturing
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Megan Mcdonald
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