Sourcing Quality Engineer (2 years contract)

Recruiter
Location
Changwon,
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Oct 2016
Closes
12 Jan 2017
Ref
2695875
Sector
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
2 years Direct Contractor

Essential Responsibilities

- Be the focal point for supplier quality related activities and process control for the supplier base supporting the MSD segment of the Power & Water Business.
- Coordinate, direct, and manage supplier quality activities for Customer Sites globally with focus on issue resolution, supplier approval, supplier qualification, process control, and quality assurance consistent with Global souring quality initiatives.
- Improve quality assurance and drive consistency and adherence to quality procedures and requirements consistent with GE Power & Water Global souring quality processes and procedures.
- Drive continuous improvement of supplier's quality performance through Six Sigma and Lean Six Sigma principles and methodology.
- Monitor and drive for Cost of Failure/ Quality (COF / COQ) reduction.
- Manage supplier recovery by working with souring Commercial team and supplier to recover all costs associated with rejects/defects.
- Monitor supplier non-conformance performance, and identify and drive process improvement, root cause analysis, and corrective action implementation.
- Establish programs to monitor and improve supplier process capabilities for CTQs.
- Drive NPI projects at suppliers through Qualifications and Process capability studies.
- Be a technical focal point for supplier activities directed toward process control and quality assurance of site material and components.
- Provide technical guidance to suppliers toward assuring product/process compliance with engineering drawings and specifications.
- Work closely with commercial souring, Business teams, and Engineering to eliminate roadblocks and communication barriers that may affect quality. requirements.

Qualifications/Requirements

• Engineering bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college
• Minimum of 3 years of experience in a sourcing, engineering, supply chain or other professional work environment.
• Willingness to travel (>25%)

Desired Characteristics

• Working knowledge of the following welding codes: ASME B31.1 & B31.3, AWS D1.1 demonstrated through CWI or Welding Engineer certification.
• Working knowledge of VT/PT/MT/UT/RT demonstrated through ASNT Level I or II.
• Working knowledge of the inspection of coatings (paint, galvanization) demonstrated through NACE Certification.
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills
• Ability to work in a cross functional team environment
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Related Power Generation Products & Services manufacturing or engineering experience
• Six Sigma Green Belt Certified
• Familiarity with ISO 9001
• Familiarity with the interpretation of engineering drawings/specifications and manufacturing process evaluation
• Quality control experience