Develop quality process with suppliers to facilitate the Supplier Performance Development Process (SPDP)
Assure supplier understanding of product and submission requirements.
Resolve supplier quality problems by determining root cause
Review supplier manufacturing processes and quality systems.
Manage Advanced Product Quality Planning activities with suppliers Act as the Purchasing Quality liaison between Manufacturing, Engineering, and the supplier.
Conduct process audits and Run-at-Rates on all required parts
Train suppliers on the quality and manufacturing philosophies utilized by Delphi
Resolve supplier quality problems during product development by determining root cause & implementing corrective actions timely.
Improve the quality performance of suppliers by conducting supplier workshops, improvement meetings, etc.
Manage critical supplier issues. Involve the greater organization as appropriate
Support material cost reduction goals
Must be willing to travel as required
High level of interpersonal skills to work effectively with others
High level of computer skill; e.g. Excel, Access, and Word
Self-starter, must be capable of working with minimum direction or supervision
Proficiency in oral & written communications
Highly organized, ability to multi-task and prioritize
Process knowledge in Machining or Stampings
Working knowledge of Supplier Quality processes
Working knowledge of manufacturing processes
Working knowledge of Advance Product and Quality Planning Process
Knowledge of plant products, Mfg. Processes, and departmental relationships
Knowledge / experience in quality tools, philosophies, and techniques