Vehicle Quality Engineer

Responsibilities

In this long-term, contract, role you will:

  • Create and implement Quality Vehicle Control Plan (VCP) at NAFTA Assembly Plants to help manufacture highest quality vehicles.
  • Actively participate in Work Place Integration (WPI) process at the launch phase to create highly effective Vehicle Control Plans by using World Class Manufacturing (WCM) tools such as PFMEA’s, Occurrence & Release, Quality Assurance Network and Quality Assurance Matrix, etc.
  • Manage Vehicle Control Plan (VCP) - Global List of Quality characteristics by directly communicating to all NAFTA plants as well as with offices in Europe, Asia and Latin America.
  • Work with engineering teams to analyze historical recall issues and create required control plans to prevent these issues from occurring in future programs.
  • Create& implement cost effective - Error / Mistake proofing solutions to improve manufacturing quality of vehicles.
  • Establish new ways of quality inspection by using SPC or other statistical tools.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional groups such as manufacturing, suppliers, manufacturing engineering across all NAFTA Assembly plants.

Qualifications

Required:

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Engineering
  • Experience and working knowledge of computer systems and software with strong knowledge of Excel.
  • Excellent communication skills and must be comfortable with working with people at all levels of the organization.

Preferred:

  • Previous experience in automotive manufacturing.
  • Six Sigma Green Belt preferred.

Travel:

  • Will be required to travel 21-40% both Domestic & International. This position will be centrally located in Auburn Hills. and will support all Assembly plants in US, Canada and Mexico.
  • May be required to drive a company...