TRS is seeking a Quality Engineer for a Direct-Hire opportunity near Clemson, SC!
? Quality systems experience is essential, with a detailed understanding of Quality Management Systems and Technical Specifications ISO/TS16949, Automotive SPICE etc.
? Ensure the Quality Management System satisfies the external certification requirements of relevant standards such as ISO 16949:2002, ISO 14001 etc.
? Oversee effective implementation of the Quality Management System throughout the company, including any business accreditations
? Maintain the Quality Database, Manuals, and Quality Procedures and ensure contents are appropriate for business and compliant to OEM Automotive Standards.
? Analyze current and future procedural needs of the business.
? Coach and guide others in the organization on the requirements of the Quality Management System, and the tools used to implement and maintain it successfully.
? Organize and manage the plant internal audit system and the corrective action reporting system
? Conduct Quality Systems audits and assist in training/guidance to other auditors
? Host external Quality System audits
? Provide training on Quality, Compliance, Awareness, and business processes
? Coordinate the review of Quality procedures associated with plant continuous improvement initiatives
? Support other functional areas of the business in compliance with their relevant elements.
? Collect and analyze quality data for monitoring targets
? Report on Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in order to adhere to process and prevent occurrence of any non-conformity relating to product, process or system
? Undertake special projects as required
? Perform root cause analysis and resolve problems as needed.
? Prepare for and interface with customer and approval authorities' representatives during assessments and audits.
? Performs all other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
? Bachelors of Science in Engineering or equivalent technical degree and experience
? Minimum 2 years of experience in technical quality support, quality systems, and auditing, preferably in Automotive OEM Tier 1 supplier facility.
? Excellent communication, oral and written, and presentation skills.
? High degree of PC literacy
? Ability to plan, organize, and prioritize own time and possibly that of others.
? Able to demonstrate ability to navigate complex organizational matrix and effective communication skills.
? Demonstrated in-depth knowledge of ISO-9000 ad IATF16949 standards.
? Certified IATF-16949 auditor preferred
? Knowledge and understanding of Process control plans, process flow diagrams, FMEA, MSA, SPC.
? Ability to travel (20% or more)
? Knowledgeable of APQP processes and PPAP requirements.
? Strong Statistical and analytical proficiency.
? Knowledgeable of Automotive OEM CSRs.
? Proficient of automotive problem solving tools (8D, 5 Why, Ishikawa analysis, etc.) required.
? Proficient in Microsoft Office software.
? Six Sigma/Lean Manufacturing skills
Background Check and Drug Screen required prior to employment