This position is located at a German automotive manufacturer in the Upstate and requires frequent travel to suppliers.
- Works with partners in the development HQ in Germany during the early launch phase to ensure manufacturing feasibility and optimal product quality.
- Follows tooling progress and part status during launch phase of the project in coordination with German process partners and reports to various levels of management.
- Approves part quality and shipment to the Plant during launch builds
- After launch this position is responsible for all quality aspects of supplied sheet metal parts including:
o Implementation of engineering changes
o PPAP of existing product
o Monitoring of surface, dimensions, fastening technology and adhesives in supplied parts.
o Analysis of plant risk for defects
o Liason with Paint, Body, Assembly and Engineering
o Implementation of corrective action and improvement plans at the supplier
o Supplier auditing and development
Minimum 5 year automotive manufacturing experience
Minimum 5 years automotive stamping and welding tooling experience
Minimum 3 years experience in body-in-white operations
Minimum 3 years experience with Microsoft Office applications
Travel: 50 % (mostly China and Canada)
Please send your resume and salary requirements.