Supplier Quality Engineer

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West Point, Georgia, United States
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Talascend is currently seeking a Supplier Quality Engineer for a contract opportunity in LaGrange, Georgia.


Maintain an up-to-date reference to track SMRR, RMA, PPM, & ECO, and other proposed product revisions.
Utilize IRIS to track SMRRs
Prepare End-of-Month Ops Report with assistance from CQE.
Validate PPAP submission from Supplier.
Interact with vendors to complete their PPAP submissions.
Coordinate with Materials and Production departments to insure effective, on-time, implementation of engineering changes.
Champion and Monitor Supplier key deliverables per control plan.
Ensure Quality Alerts posted per supplier / customer concerns
Coordinate containment of defects per supplier / customer defects
Attend SDT meetings and react to concerns and requirements.
Understand full build processes to provide quality engineering support.
Review and react to daily Production Report.
Follow through with supplier processing of changes to implement changes according to plan.
Verifying product compliance by utilizing various measurement tools, read and interpret drawings
Champion the development and maintenance of Control Plans, PFMEA's and other quality documents as required.
Coordinate the engineering build of development samples to verify proposed changes.
Assist with the training of the Quality Assurance Technicians.
Provide leadership in troubleshooting, to analyze a timely resolution to material and/or any internal problem which may cause an interruption of product delivery to our Customers.
Monitor assembly operations to determine compliance with statistical process control requirements to maintain the process within control limits.
Reporting accidents, occupational illnesses, and HSE&E emergencies, and inform supervisor of known HSE&E conditions which could adversely affect other team members, assets or to the public.
Ensures compliance with all safety procedures and ensures safe working procedures in assigned production areas.
Ensures Safety Alerts/Awareness items are communicated throughout the Quality Team
Has the responsibility and authority to stop production in the event of a quality or safety issue
Performs other duties deemed necessary by the Quality Manager.


Three (3) to Five (5) years of experience in Quality Assurance with emphasis on supplying the automotive industry.
PPAP review experience
IMDS experience a plus
Familiar with ISO 9001:2008 or TS16949, BOS Standards.
Statistical Quality Control knowledge a plus.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules and procedure manuals.
Candidate has the ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
Ability to add, subtracts, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent.
Able to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
Must be computer literate and familiar with appropriate software programs.
Candidate has the ability to create visual aids for communication purposes.


Degree in Engineering or Five (5) years equivalent quality related experience and/or training; equivalent combination of education and experience.
ASQ CQM/CQE/CQT certification preferred.

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those qualified individuals who closely meet the qualifications of the position will be contacted. The details of the position are only a summary, other duties may be assigned as necessary.

Drug Screen may be required for this position.

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