Phoenix, AZ 85043

Industry: Manufacturing - Production Job Number: 1622



Supplier Quality Engineer is responsible for numerous specialized tasks including outsourced material objectives and the associated Operating Procedure implementation, specific product line initiatives and other inter company objectives including review and improvement recommendations for manufacturing processes, purchasing (supplier) initiatives and sustaining design engineering support.


Receiving Inspection personnel will be under the technical guidance of the Supplier Quality Engineer.


The Supplier Quality Engineer is expected to possess above average interpersonal skills and ability to work independently with minimum of supervision.


Essential Functions:

  • Works with suppliers and engineering on activities for new programs
  • Reviews GD&T, KPC’ s, and gauging methodology with internal technicians and customers on new and existing programs
  • Periodic visits and communication with suppliers on quality issues / concerns, which may require travel in North America on short notice.  International travel will be on limited basis as required.
  • Conducts investigations on non-conformance and recommends corrective action to prevent reoccurrence.
  • Works directly on supplier sourcing projects to validate new supplier suitability.
  • Works with Manufacturing to solve in-house quality concerns, reviews of non-conforming product, recommends disposition.   Direct interface with manufacturing personnel and within their manufacturing processes is required.
  • Support multiple initiatives including supplier improvement projects and monitoring through closure.
  • Providing support to the manufacture teams as needed for assembly or test initiatives.
  • Responsible for heading project teams including quality system initiatives, supplier processes or other improvement teams.
  • Provide assistance to other company disciplines to foster manufacturing or supplier improvement activities.
  • Schedules department workload and overtime as required.
  • Performs department employee reviews, counselling and training.
  • Additional responsibilities may include supplier and employee training, participation in continuous improvement events and other improvement programs.
  • Ability to conduct training.
  • Excellent Organizational skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple databases for quality records.
  • Ability to coordinate procedural initiatives.


  • Leadership
  • Performance Management
  • Problem Solving/Analysis
  • Results Driven
  • Communication Proficiency
  • Time Management and able to meet scheduled deadlines
  • Technical Capacity


Charlie Bristol

Charlie's proactive communication ensures excellent service to job seekers and guaranteed quality for our clients. He provides top-notch support and guidance throughout the recruitment process for all parties involved. Charlie takes pride in the opportunity to fulfill our client's needs by placing great people in positions they deserve.

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