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Supplier Quality Engineer

    • Job Tracking ID: 512241-814361
    • Job Location: Mason, OH
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: April 04, 2022
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
    • JOB EXPERIENCE: 3 Years
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Job Description:

Founded in 1925, Festo Corporation is the leading worldwide supplier of automation technology and the performance leader in industrial training and education programs. For many years Festo has been providing impetus for factory automation and offers a wide product and service portfolio - from individual components to complex customized solutions and system. As a family-owned company, we act from a holistic perspective. We take responsibility for our actions globally and locally, and want to contribute to the quality of life and conservation of resources where we operate with new technologies, knowledge and education.

At Festo, we hire people who continuously live our five core Values:

  • We are Ambitious
  • We are Determined
  • We are Visionary
  • We Value Each Other
  • We are Dependable

In this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Monitoring of supplier quality results, direct triggering of complaints, triggering of immediate containment actions (24h containment actions) at the plant and at the supplier, including necessary rework
  • Support of suppliers with quality problems (8D method, Six Sigma), evaluation and monitoring of corrective actions, on site if necessary
  • Inspection and triggering of the charge back related to the incurred reject, rework and failure costs to the supplier
  • Performance of process analysis for improving processes at the supplier on site in coordination with SQD and additional partners
  • Support of purchased part product and process approvals for novelties/project changes and new/changed supplier processes (e.g. auditing) in cooperation with SQD
  • Evaluation of the initial sampling release and decision on the acceptance into serial production for purchased parts within the scope of the project launch stage. Formal transfer to serial production (project handover)
  • Participation in product and process FMEA activities in PEP for purchased parts

Experience and Skills:

  • 3 years previous supplier quality experience working in an ISO 9001 certified system
  • 4 year engineering or technical degree or equivalent experience
  • SAP and ISO 13485 experience a plus

Festo Corporation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and those laws, directives, and regulations of Federal, State and Local governing bodies or agencies. For your reference: EEO is the Law Poster