General Electric Supplier Quality Engineer - Sourcing in Lynn, Massachusetts
Job Description Summary
The Supplier Quality Engineer will drive quality for assigned suppliers, including quality plan implementation. You will select suppliers through qualification processes, own supplier results, drive improvements utilizing supplier scorecards, own supplier audits, ensure compliance, and drive improvement plans where needed. You should have technical understanding of engineering drawings and the ability to manage vendors.
Roles and Responsibilities
Supplier Quality Assurance and Supplier Quality Development
Lead supplier qualifications, action plans, audits, performance monitoring, and assisting key suppliers towards industrial standards of excellence
Track metrics & works quality improvement plans to address problem areas
Review and approve quality plans, investigate quality escapes to provide root cause analysis and ensure effective corrective actions are taken
Mentor suppliers in the application of quality tools & requirements
Ensure compliance, and drive improvement plans where needed
Review documentation and witness supplier practices to determine if sound manufacturing and inspection principles are in place
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in manufacturing)
A minimum of 3 years experience in Quality, Manufacturing, Shop Operations, Materials or Sourcing
Engineering degree from an accredited university or college preferred
Basic understanding of Quality Management System (policies, procedures, and support tools / systems)
Solid understanding of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing
Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems
Lean Six Sigma trained
Demonstrated ability to lead and support multiple projects simultaneously
Strong oral and written communication skills
Ability to influence others and lead small teams
Established project management skills
Drives results and change through collaboration and relationship management
This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.pdf) . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).
Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes