We are searching for a Supplier Quality Specialist or Engineer for a premier company located near Brentwood, NY. This is a newly created position with an outstanding company. In this position, you will monitor and improve supplier performance and develope a global supply base. This position will also be responsible for leading or assisting with supplier approval, validation and remediation activities.
This position has several mandatory requirements. If you meet these requirements, please apply quickly as this is an urgent search.
1. B.S. Degree, preferably in engineering or a scientific discipline.
2. 5-years' experience in manufacturing supplier quality, preferably in medical device or pharmaceuticals. Knowledge of supplier performance metrics and supplier approval process.
3. Experience or exposure to injection molding and extrusion processes. Experience sourcing or managing resin suppliers is very helpful.
4. Experience auditing suppliers and vendors. Certified Quality Auditor preferred.
: Take the lead to develop and qualify
: Perform supplier selection, evaluation and qualification activities per established procedures.
: Ensure that suppliers are prepared to meet capacity needs.
: Ensure sourcing strategy and quality expectations are clearly understood, accurately received and appropriately implemented at supplier level.
: Continually evaluate supplier quality performance, identify problem areas, and implement supplier corrective actions as required.
: Perform regular supplier oversight activities including supplier audits; report on findings to appropriate business partners.
: Lead internal supplier-related process improvement activities.
: Assure Supplier Corrective Actions (SCAR) are developed and executed in timely manner by assigned suppliers via robust quality techniques.
: Support completion of Supplier/Component Approvals with suppliers.
: Coordinate and resolve Supplier Change Requests with cross-functional resources in a timely manner.
: Interface with Suppliers, Customer Service, Operations, Marketing and Sourcing to drive supplier improvements that minimize the Cost of Quality; specifically Field Failures, and supplier defects
: Partner closely with Quality and Regulatory functions to resolve supplier-related complaints, CAPA's, material changes and recalls.
: Perform all other duties as assigned.
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