This position exists to assist the quality manager in the maintenance and enhancement of the Porite Jefferson Corporation quality management system (QMS) with the goal of becoming compliant and maintaining the QMS to IATF 16949 quality standards.
The position will require knowledge and assistance in the preparation of advanced product quality planning (APQP) documents and implement these documents into the QMS. The output of these documents will be used for submission of production part approval process (PPAP) packages on parts for our customers.
The position will require knowledge and assist in the implementation of statistical process control (SPC) which will be used to continually improve part processes.
The position will require conducting different types of internal audits to monitor and improve processes and maintain compliance with customer and IATF16949 requirements.
The position will also require performing root cause analysis used in processing corrective and preventive actions using problem solving tools such as 8D, pareto analysis, error proofing, etc. to exhibit continual improvement of processes.
Proficient use of computer programs and the ability to use and train fellow Porite associates on the CMM is also necessary.
The position may require assisting in training of associates on all aspects of the QMS.
Proficient and demonstrated use of Microsoft office programs: excel, word, power point and Visio and proficient typing skills are also required. Additional
requirements include good oral and written communication skills.
A working knowledge of the Six Sigma methodology is desired. The successful candidate needs to show the desire of wanting to learn new things and being able to adapt to daily changes in job duties.
Exposure to ISO9001 and TS16949/IATF 169494 is strongly preferred.
Description of Duties and Work Performed: The following description reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the principle functions of the job and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent to the job.
1. Maintain and enhance QMS to comply with IATF16949 requirements.
Report to quality manager or plant manager on the performance of the QMS and any need for improvements.
Ensure the promotion of awareness to customer requirements throughout the organization.
2. Assist in the preparation of advanced product quality planning (APQP) documents and implement these documents into the QMS.
Process flow diagram.
Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA).
Input for gage design.
Measurement Systems Analysis (MSA).
PPAP submissions to customers.
3. Assist in the implementation of statistical process control (SPC) which will be used to continually improve part processes.
Assist in the decision, execution and implementation of where to use SPC on specific part processes.
Assist in developing control charts used to perform SPC.
4. Performing root cause analysis to process corrective and preventive actions using problem solving tools.
Other problem-solving tools as appropriate.
5. Perform internal audits as required per internal audit plan.
Good interaction skills to deal with quality issues with our customers.
Assist customers on conducting quality audits of Porite quality system.
Conduct internal laboratory testing of parts as required by customer.
Conduct on-site second party (supplier) audits.
6. Ability to create/modify measurement plans on CMM.
Train/educate other associates on using CMM as a measurement tool.
Maintain CMM measurement plans.
Continuously analyze for better more efficient methods to measure part features.
Educate associates on ISO9001 and TS16949/IATF 16949 requirements.
Provide assistance on measuring and recording of inspection checks.
Promote the “quality policy” as important ingredient of Porite’s continued success.
8. “Stop Line Authority”. Has the authority to stop the production line because of an unsafe situation or quality issue.
Please take into consideration that we do not accept visa sponsorship's.
About Porite Jefferson Corporation
Porite Jefferson Corporation is a division of Porite Taiwan Corporation. The facility is located in Jefferson City, MO and has been in business since 2002. Porite Jefferson Corporation currently produces bushings, bearings, gears, spacers, and structural components for the automotive, motorcycle, agricultural, micro bearing, and consumer products industry. Porite also has the following processes: MIM (Metal Injection Molding), Warm Compaction, Sinter Brazing, Heat Treatment, Steam Treatment along final machining and grinding.Our headquarters is located in Japan with 8 other manufacturing plants located in Asia.