Michigan, Grand Rapids-Muskegon-
Developing quality documentation, facilitating continuous improvements, and working with suppliers and customers to resolve quality or system issues.
Develop APQP documentation to support the Product Realization Process in accordance with customer requirements, e.G. FMEA, MSA, SPC, PPAP, etc.
Maintain required documentation that meets the specifications for Document Control and retrievability.
Interface with customer personnel and facilitate the resolution of quality issues and concerns.
Participate in the development and maintenance of formal quality systems, e.G. ISO 9001 & IATF 16949.
Identify and train a back-up(s) to manage key tasks when absent.
Additional functions not specifically outlined in this position description as directed by the leader.
Plan, support, and implement total quality management in support of zero safe launch findings at pre and post SOP.
Ensure that appropriate inspection plans and containment plans are in place for the process value stream.
Confirm product quality through confirmation phase exit.
Initiate control plans and training for inspection and gage instructions in accordance with our client and customer specific requirements.
Develop and control all APQP documents through PPAP approval for new program launches.
Execute PPAP submission and approval as required for customer initiated product changes.
Understand and provide interpretation of customer specific requirements.
Participate in GD&T development through the DFM process.
Responsible for all aspects of gage procurement, including gage quoting, design approval, and customer approval.