Supplier Quality Engineer - Eaton, Ohio Essential Function: The Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE) will ensure product delivered from Silfex critical suppliers meets product quality standards and specifications. The SQE will evaluate, train and audit the Quality Management System of critical suppliers. The SQE will assure Process of Record (POR) is understood and maintained.----The SQE will ensure controlled continuous improvement of critical suppliers and their processes. Essential Responsibilities: Assure critical suppliers are trained, understand and adhere to-----Process of Record--- (POR)/Copy Exact--standards and practices Work with critical suppliers to manage changes to the process and assure review and approval through Silfex and our customers Measure critical suppliers to evaluate their continued quality performance through a scorecard process and assure improvement over time Manage the maintenance of process documents for critical suppliers Manage supplier responsibilities for customer data inquiries, problem investigations, and corrective actions Evaluate critical suppliers' Quality Management Systems and support improvement Work with critical suppliers to improve SPC systems and provide data as required Assist critical suppliers in understanding and improving process capability Work with critical suppliers to establish data collection methodologies and define parameters to be monitored to ensure process integrity and maintain process control Conduct periodic process audits to ensure processes are capable and stable Support critical suppliers in updating process failure mode effect analysis (PFMEA) Support gage repeatability and reproducibility (GR&R) studies to reduce measurement error and establish correlation with Silfex measurement systems Generate new ideas or methods on how to significantly reduce defects found in supplier operations Apply lean principles and participate in lean concepts, specifically 5s, value stream mapping, standard work, and mistake proofing Use structured problem solving techniques such as 8D or A3 in daily work Analyze data sets and communicate key points efficiently verbally and in presentations Carry out special projects and all other additional duties as assigned Perform all work related tasks in a safe manner and report any unsafe conditions to Silfex management 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. BSME, BSEE, BSIE or similar technical BS degree and 5 years of progressive experience in a Quality Engineer roleExpert knowledge in the concepts and application of SPC in a fast-paced,----high-technology manufacturing organizationExperienced in developing process data collection strategiesExperienced in developing control plans and proceduresExpert knowledge of quality assurance tools and methods used for manufacturing processesAbility to read, analyze, and interpret engineering drawings and specificationsKnowledgeable of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)Expert in statistical methods and statistical analysis using software such as JMPExperienced user of Lean techniques in a Lean manufacturing environmentAble to effectively interact and communicate with people within the Silfex and outside organizations at all levelsAble to use computer systems, (Ex. MS Word, MS Excel, Access, PowerPoint)Able to demonstrate analytical skills to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusionsASQ Certified Quality Engineer, Six Sigma Black or Green belt, or Lean Bronze CertifiedExperience in the Semiconductor industry and experience with POR/Copy Exact principles Physical Demands: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.----While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to stand and use hands to finger, handle, or feel.----The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms.----The employee is occasionally required to walk; sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and; talk or hear. The employee regularly is required to lift up to 10 pounds.----The vision requirements include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this job the employee is frequently exposed to work near moving mechanical parts and fumes or airborne particles.----The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions.----The noise level in the environment is moderate. PandoLogic.Category: Quality Control, Keywords: Quality Control / Quality Assurance Engineer Associated topics: assembly, autocad, fluid, mechanical engineer, mechanic, motor, proe, propulsion, rotordynamic, vibration
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