Cummins Inc. Supplier Quality Improvement Engineer in Jamestown, New York

Supplier Quality Improvement Engineer

Description

Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

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Our Components Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

This is an exciting opportunity in Jamestown, New York for a Supplier Quality Improvement Engineer. Cummins USA is where you can work on industry leading engineering projects such as New Product Development, Value Package Introduction and Systems Product Validation.

Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

  • Assists in the selection, development, management, and assurance of defect-free performance of the business' supplier base with the objective of overall quality improvement. Resolves supplier quality issues.

  • Participates in supplier evaluation, selection, and strategic sourcing process development.

  • Assists in the supplier corrective action process including containment, root cause analysis, and corrective action.

  • Ensures suppliers use quality tools effectively.

  • Works with supplier to ensure all product requirements are met.

  • Reviews the supplier quality resources for new product introduction and current products to reduce supplier related issues, improve process capabilities, and ensure timely project launches.

  • Responsible for determining if all requirements are met by the supplier for new or changed products.

  • Measures supplier quality performance according to established procedures; drives appropriate improvements to meet established targets.

  • Facilitates continuous improvement activities to reduce defects.

Qualifications

Skills:

Aiag Core Tools Expectation - AIAG Core tools are seen as being fundamental in support of the automotive preferred quality system ISO/TS 16949, and delivering satisfactory product quality.

Experience:

  • 2 post graduate years of rel evant work experience required.

  • Previous experience in a Manufacturing environment.

  • Data analysis of measurement results versus print and specification requirements.

  • Lead issue identification, tracking, resolution and documentation in collaboration with the supplier.

  • Review Supplier corrective actions for effectiveness in coordination with Corporate SQIE.

  • Support team members as needed including component sharing.

  • Supplier visits for the purpose of compliance audits, quality reviews, issue resolution, source release and PPAPs.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

College, university, or equivalent degree in Engineering or a related technical or scientific subject required.

Compensation and Benefits

Base salary rate commensurate with experience. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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Job QUALITY

Primary Location United States-New York-Jamestown-US, NY, Jamestown, Engine Plant

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Jul 2, 2018, 11:36:37 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180003S7