Kelly Services Supplier Quality Engineer in Harrison Township, Michigan

This position is responsible for maintaining quality processes and procedures in the manufacturing production or process area. These responsibilities are typically assigned and executed for specific Launch programs. The position reports to the Operations Quality Manager.

  • Lead, develop, manage and execute all quality systems required within assigned area of responsibility.

  • Support customers, suppliers, YFAI Launch personnel, and Operations staff.

  • Execute PPAP submissions, as required.

  • Support of the corrective action process. This includes preparation and submission of customer required documentation and construction of 8D problem solving responses.

  • Facilitate and assure maintenance of Process Flows (PF) and Process Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (PFMEA) documents for assigned programs.

  • Facilitate and assure maintenance of Process Control Plans for assigned programs.

  • Ensure compliance to Process Control Plan requirements.

  • Ensure that Customer, internal and supplier quality corrective actions (8D’s) meet timing, quality and format requirements.

  • Ensure compliance to all applicable quality Customer-specific systems and requirements.

  • Support Launch and sample part builds to ensure compliance to dimensional and functional requirements.

  • Ensure the appropriate inspection plans and containment plans are in place for the process.

  • Support internal and 3rd party audits of the production process and ensure timely close out of any required corrective actions.

  • Demonstrate “Acceptable” behaviors per the YFAI Employee Competency Model.

  • Perform other duties as assigned by Supervisor.

Your Qualifications

  • Bachelors or Masters in Quality, Engineering or Science related field.

  • A minimum of 3-5 years of related work experience.

  • Experience in Advanced Quality Planning including strong proficiency with the AIAG Advanced Quality Planning and Control Plan, FMEAs, PPAPs, MSA and Statistical Process Control (SPC) standards.

  • Experience working directly with customers and suppliers, particularly automotive related.

  • Experience with ISO/QS/TS Quality Systems is required. Internal Auditor certification is highly desirable.

  • Proficient in use of a computer and common office software (i.e. Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).

  • Knowledge of quality statistical concepts and robust problem solving methodology. Six Sigma certification or equivalent experience is highly desirable.

  • Excellent problem solving skills, including experience preparing problem solving documents such as 8D’s.

  • Good mechanical/technical skills and ability to read engineering drawings are desirable. GD&T proficiency is highly desirable.

  • Knowledge and experience in Lean Manufacturing methods is highly desirable.

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, including ability to work in a self-directed environment.

  • American Society for Quality certification, such as current CQE status, is a plus.

Why Kelly ® ?

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or direct hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.

AboutKelly Services ®

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