Los Angeles Society for Coatings Technology

(714) 998-1891 lasct@earthlink.net

Posted on 1/16/17



Interested candidates may send resume to sshrivastav@oakley.com

Position Overview: Supplier Quality Management

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work independently to established quality criteria, plan for implementation, and execute quality plans for all products. Includes inspection planning (PPIP), sample approvals (FAS & LS) and training on the requirements.
  • Complete supplier surveys and associated supplier approvals.
  • Implement required quality metrics and use that data to address supplier improvement and concerns.
  • Effectively problem solve production issues as they arrive, related to materials, components, or packaging product.
  • Travel independently throughout the supply base to address issues and concerns, adjusting to the different work environments at suppliers’ facilities.
  • Head up efforts for nonconforming material review and corrective action assignment to the suppliers.
  • Support the Supplier Quality Manager in carrying out higher level requirements and projects.
  • Interface with upper management and provide needed feedback for important decisions.
  • Work effectively and collaboratively with others.
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as needed.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5 – 7 years of experience in Quality Engineering within a plastics manufacturing / processing environment
  • Bachelor’s degree in an Material Science or in an Engineering discipline, required
  • Experience in Polymer, Paint and Wafers highly desired.
  • Lean Manufacturing or Six Sigma certification, highly desired.
  • Exhibits a solid product and manufacturing process knowledge base and have growth potential to lead small teams (2-3 people).
  • Good problem solver. Can work independently to make important decisions. Must be able to communicate effectively with a wide range of people.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Strong knowledge of Quality systems, Quality process controls, material performance testing.
  • General understanding of Advance Quality Planning, e.g. AIAG PPAP’s.
  • Strong analytical problem solving skills and sound statistical application in areas such as DOE, sampling techniques, regression, reliability, FMEA, hypothesis testing ect.
  • Experience with statistical software (e.g. mini-tab, etc.).