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Supplier Quality Engineer

Kelly Services
Lincolnshire, IL 60069
**Supplier Quality Engineer Lincolnshire, IL**

Kelly Engineering Resources is seeking a skilled Supplier Quality Engineer to join a leading manufacturer of electro-hydraulic control systems at their facility in Lincolnshire, IL.

The responsibilities of the supplier quality engineer include securing supplies and parts for the assembly line, reviewing engineering and manufacturing specifications, monitoring materials for any defects, and resolving quality issues. To be successful as a supplier quality engineer, you should have excellent analytical and technical skills with strong attention to detail. Ultimately, a top-notch supplier quality engineer should have excellent communication and problem-solving skills and an eye for supply quality control.

Primary Responsibilities:

+ Strategically lead supplier performance improvement projects in an effort to increase the supplier capability of consistently meeting company requirements. Projects may include: process analysis, value stream mapping, process capability and throughput analysis, 6 Sigma, 5S and Kaizen events

+ Monitor, communicate and improve key supply chain KPIs, including Supplier OTD (Past due), DPPM and waste

+ Provide periodic reports to key stakeholders on supplier improvement progress

+ Escalate supplier quality or performance concerns to upper mgmt. with recommended actions

+ Champion problem solving and root cause analysis activities with suppliers and customers to eliminate recurrence of non-conformances

+ Work with Purchasing to ensure appropriate and timely corrective actions are implemented

+ Assist Purchasing group in the evaluation and qualification of new suppliers

+ Support the resolution of customer and internal product quality issues as they relate to supplied components

+ Maintain and update critical supplier audit system and schedule

+ Conduct supplier audits to drive process standardization, waste elimination, and continuous improvement

+ Travel to supplier locations to resolve quality problems

+ Perform other related duties as assigned

**Minimum Qualifications:**

+ Bachelors degree in Quality Engineering, Industrial Engineering or Mechanical Engineering; or 4-6 years related experience and/or training in manufacturing environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience

+ Working knowledge of manufacturing systems, especially as they relate to machining and assembly is preferred

+ Knowledge of various quality system methodologies Lean, 5 Whys, Pareto Analysis, Six Sigma, DFMEA, PFEMA, PPAP, etc is preferred

+ Highly motivated team player with excellent communication and organizational skills.

+ Strong written and verbal communication skills

+ Valid drivers license in good standing and the ability to travel abroad required


**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.


Posted: 2021-10-04 Expires: 2021-11-04

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