Sulzer

The Supplier Development Quality Specialist will provide quality support to production operations, ensuring the integrity of components and products purchased from suppliers meet engineering requirements and/or purchase specifications. The individual will aggressively drive quality improvements; ensure company standards are adhered to, and driving organizational initiatives towards achieving “zero defects” performance. The individual will foster cross functional support to implement process improvements and problem-solving efforts for the supply base, to focus on protecting and improving incoming product quality.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: % OF TIME
  • Grow and develop Suppliers at strategic locations to meet the needs of Sulzer. Ensuring the integrity of components and products purchased from suppliers meet engineering requirements and/or purchase specifications.

40%


  • Takes an active lead role in the resolution of suppliers’ discrepancies with processes and technical issues. Including technical evaluations, customer presentations, coordinates supplier visits, provides periodic schedule updates and other tasks as required to support Sulzer Quality and Operational Goals.

30%


  • Verify compliance to purchase requirements and/or needs of the organization.

15%


  • Provides reports on supplier activity on an as needed basis for quality and strategic planning requirements.
  • Regular and reliable attendance

15%

SECONDARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Adheres to company and department policies and standards.
  • Supports, cooperates with, and participates in company-wide ESH Management System, which includes following all safety, health and environmental policies and procedures. Supports and cooperates in company-wide Quality Management effort.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

TOTAL PERCENT OF TIME:

100%


SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: NONE

Company Name
Sulzer
Address
Barboursville, WV
Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Technical Degree, preferably in engineering with machining background or related experience, minimum of 5 years’ experience. Experience can be substituted for educational requirements.
  • Experience with Quality Management System(s) to include knowledge of NQA 1, 10FR50 Appendix B, ISO 9001, and other related Quality Programs
  • Desired Excel, Word, Power Point, and SAP systems.
  • Knowledge of shop operations and manufacturing processes.
  • Strong Analytical Problem Solving Skills.
  • Well-developed Interpersonal Skills.
  • 50-70% travel required. Ability to travel domestically and internationally as business needs dictate.
  • Highest Level of Ethics and Professionalism.
  • Strong tactical plan and time self-management skills.
  • Able to work with manufacturing at all levels of the organization.
  • Must have demonstrated knowledge of and experience with inspection equipment and techniques, root cause and failure analysis, machine and assembly processes, problem solving, team facilitation, dimensional tolerances, and product/process change management.
  • Certification as a Lead Quality Auditor is desirable.
How to Apply

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