Supplier / Operational Quality Engineer
Company: EFI Automotive
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Engineer - EFI Automotive
Automotive in Elkmont, AL has an exciting opportunity for a
collaborative and experienced Quality Engineer! Do
you enjoy a broad range of focus in your role to include
Development, Supplier and Operational Quality? Do you enjoy being
involved in projects and initiatives on the production floor? If
so, this may be the fit for you. A successful candidate for this
position will possess a high degree of customer focus, a strong
sense of collaboration, a high level of emotional intelligence and
interpersonal skills, and will be skilled at balancing stakeholders
in a dynamic and changing environment.
Automotive is a family company that has been a first and
second-tier independent component supplier for more than 80 years.
Today, it operates internationally to be as close as possible in
serving leading automotive manufacturers and working with them to
meet the challenges of a worldwide industry. Our drive for
innovation is at the heart of automotive challenges. It focuses on
sensors, actuators and intelligent location service systems for
applications that contribute to engine (internal combustion, hybrid
and electric) and transmission efficiency and improve vehicle
comfort and safety. Although
we are fundamentally manufacturers and automobiles have always been
our driving force, our culture has always been a customer-focused
service company first and foremost. Herein lies our main
position will be a "dual role", with emphasis being on Operational
Quality (Manufacturing) and Supplier Quality (Supplier Development
Quality Engineer is responsible for the development,
implementation, and continuous improvement of the organizational
quality system at EFI Automotive. They are a professional who
understands the principals of product and service quality
evaluation and control. This body of knowledge and experience can
include creating quality and safety documentation, monitoring,
testing, and reporting on the quality of products, and identifying
technical issues and problem-solving. The person in this role must
be highly collaborative with peer groups, production operators as
well as plant leadership. The person in this role will manage
customer and supplier relationships and specifications, as well as
act as an auditor for all internal systems to identify issues and
evaluates suppliers, engages and managers customer-based quality
issues and contributes to production floor process
the group level, is responsible for suppliers and components in
development (this can be for parts / projects in the US, or at
supports, owns, and facilitates the IATF audit process for the
plant as appropriate.
and implements programs to assess and improve the quality of
products, components, materials and/or operations using classic
Quality tools such as SPC, GRRs, 8Ds, APQP, PPAP, MSA4, FMEA and
as a Second Party Auditor with the Purchasing team for new
components and serial process audits.
policies and processes including standard procedures (e.g.
audits/review, analysis of raw materials, finished product,
PFMEA and Control Plans as appropriate.
involved in new product development, working to improve supplier
techniques, processes, hardware, software, fixtures, gauges,
and implements Quality related trainings to site and supplier
personnel as needed.
global EFI Automotive initiatives and projects, and overall
strategic goals and objectives.
participates in and champions Safety Committee and continuous
Degree in Engineering related discipline (Mechanical, Electrical,
Industrial, etc.) highly preferred.
years of experience in a similar Quality related role supporting
Automotive industry, with OEM and launch/ramp up phases highly
with customer portals for Ford, GM and Chrysler is a huge
organizational, collaborative and problem solving
written and oral communication skills are required.
dedicated and self-motivated work ethics, with full ownership of
projects or assigned tasks is required.
desire to strive for continuous improvement and excellence within a
fast-paced growth environment is required.
Sitting; standing; walking
throughout the facility; talking; seeing; hearing; feeling; bending
or stooping; squatting or crouching; reaching; kneeling; pushing;
pulling; lifting to 35 lbs. The candidate must wear
appropriate/required Personal Protective Equipment and must be able
to work at a desk or in front of a computer for long periods of
The physical demands
described here are representative of those that must be met by an
employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this
job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals
with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
specification is intended to indicate the kinds of tasks and levels
of work difficulty that will be required of positions that will be
given this title and shall not be construed as declaring what the
specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position
shall be. It is not intended to limit or in any way modify the
right of any supervisor to assign, direct, and control the work of
employees under his/her supervision. The use of a particular
expression or illustration describing duties shall not be held to
exclude other duties not mentioned. Ability to competently perform
all the essential duties of the position, with or without
reasonable accommodation, demonstrated commitment to effective
customer service delivery, and the ability to work productively as
a member of a team or work group are basic requirements of all
positions at EFI Automotive.
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