Vacancy Details

Quality Engineer

Description
The Quality Function is responsible for assuring that customer requirements are understood and translated into robust processes which comply with legal and quality approval requirements. This is achieved by working with all employees to increase the company’s efficiency, effectiveness and profitability by identifying and facilitating opportunities for improvement. This roles focus is to provide technical support to the Commodity teams, in establishing capable Suppliers and to ensure that the product validation process is robust. To technically lead the introduction of new product into new or existing supply chain ensuring the suppliers production system is stable and capable.
Key Responsibilities
· Provide local point of contact for all technical issues to support the generation or modification of commodity strategies, and all sourcing activities.
· Educate and coach suppliers in the application of manufacturing methods to resolve problems effecting delivery or quality performance of suppliers.
· In conjunction with New Product Introduction team, technically lead the introduction of new product into both established and new supply chains, to ensure right first delivery of new product.
· Conduct and verify product validation processes to ensure suppliers manufacturing system is capable of reliably achieving the engineering standards.
· Manage the technical interface between Suppliers, Pattonair and the end Customers to minimize risk of delivery disruption due to technical issues.
· Participation in improvement activities at department/company level to enhance business performance.
· Comply with all relevant internal rules, policy and procedures, including those relating to Health and Safety, Data Protection and all those contained within the issued Employee Handbook and Policies and Procedures Manual.
· Undertake other duties and tasks that may be allocated that are appropriate to the job.
Vacancy Details
Location
Indianapolis, IN, USA
Salary
Competitive
Closing Date
29 Sep 2019 (13 Days)

Pattonair invites applications from individuals or agencies on the Pattonair approved suppliers list.