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SUMMARY: Leads and assists in the commissioning of new or revised products and processes with a focus on Process Capability and Quality Assurance. These efforts will mitigate processing risks, reduce costs and optimize customer satisfaction. The scope of work will largely entail pre-production and prototype activities, but on-going production assistance and resolutions of customer concerns will be required.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES: Identify, coordinate and plan critical-path items to ensure successful on-time completion of new/revised product launches the program. Gannt-charting or other similar methods may be required.
Lead the procurement and validation of tooling and fixturing.
Determine and ensure process capability related to product characteristics.
Identify and prioritize process risks that impact quality of product.
Ensure proper prevention and detection controls are established, as they relate to process risks.
Understand and use AIAG core tools (e.g. FMEA, control plan, PPAP, et.al) and forman problem solving methods (i.e-8D methodology).
Manage all documents and records related to the program.
Conduct 1st piece and prototype production runs.
Communicate with the customer(s) on a routine basis to ensure they understand the status of their products.
Lead the development of process work instructions (SOP's), inspection criteria and forms, and any other related documentation.
Determine, procure and/or validate any Inspection, Measuring or Test Equipment related to the product.
Work closely with the quoting process to ensure related products are quoted appropriately.
Other duties may be assigned
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university Engineering Technology preferred) and two years experience; or Associates degree and 3-5 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Formal GD&T training and demonstrated understanding. Experience using 8D corrective action methodology. Experience using LEAN and 6-Sigma methodologies.
Ability to work with company MRO software (Vantage), Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project Manager, PowerInspect (Romer) or other similar CMM software.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. Ability to motivate others not under direct supervision.
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
Ability to manage multiple activities and tasks at the same time.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
ASQ certification preferred, valid driver's license required for visits to customer facilities.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to walk, reach with hands and arms, and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
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