IATF/TS16949 administrative responsibility. Strong IATF auditing skills and implementation of automotive quality systems. Advance knowledge of IATF, ISO-9001, and the IAOB structure.
Develop and improve layered process audit program.
Develop and improve standard work instructions with the floor associates and the salary staff.
Review new product prior to production start-up in coordination with manufacturing engineer and production personnel. Analyze process sheet and identify area of potential problem and process failures.
Develop a control plan based on process and failure analysis in coordination with manufacturing engineering and plant QA manager. Establish a documentation trail for new products and identify specific measurements and checks that need to be made. Detail specific critical measurements on blueprints which serve as a guide for quality action plans.
Develop a quality plan with material suppliers and purchasing to assure that quality standards and product specifications are maintained. Conduct supplier audits as needed. Develop a report on supplier certified status.
Communicate and provide training to plant and manufacturing engineering personnel concerning machine runoff schedules and product characteristics. Certify machine operator for SPC procedures.
Plan and coordinate quality planning meetings.
Monitor ongoing product quality.
Develop, submit and obtain approval of PPAPs, support APQP requirements and support new product development.
Develop a plan to assist plant in machine and new product production which includes the application of gauges and SPC requirements; ensure products comply with blueprint specifications.
Coordinate engineering change and process improvement requests.
Work with customers on quality issues and new product development and interface with other internal departments to resolve quality issues. Respond with 8-D or other customer specified correction action format.
Bachelor of Science - Mechanical Engineering degree or equivalent work experience. ASQ Certified Quality Technician or Engineer preferred.
3 years experience in quality assurance, preferably in automotive field.
Certified IATF 16949 Internal Auditor.
Experience with ISO 14001 and environmental health and safety systems preferred.
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