Ensures suppliers deliver quality parts, materials, and services.
Administers process improvement initiatives using Six-Sigma and LEAN methodology
Qualifies suppliers according to company standards and may administer a Certified Supplier Program in receiving inspection.
Monitors parts from acquisition through the manufacturing cycle and communicates and resolves supplier related problems.
Develops and prioritizes an auditing schedule to ensure that designated suppliers are audited on a regular basis to ensure good manufacturing practices and quality standards are met.
Evaluates supplier internal functions to assess their overall performance.
Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.
Frequently interacts with peers and customers to gain cooperation of others or conduct presentations of technical information, projects, and activities
Four (4) year BS Engineering Degree (prefer major in Industrial, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering)
Five (5+) Years experience in a manufacturing environment
Proficiency in Data Analysis (Minitab, EXCEL, etc.)
Good presentation and communication skills
Strong project management skills. (PMP)
Position will require some travel (20%, possibly international)
Legal authorization to work in the US is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening
Minimum of 5 years' experience in a Supplier Quality capacity highly desirable
Understanding of ISO 9001 and other regulatory standards.
ASQ Certified Quality Auditor or Certified Quality Engineer
Prior Supplier Quality experience in manufacturing an analytic approach to problem solving
Must be a critical thinker and active listener with good time management skills in order to work with Suppliers and Project Management teams to define deliverables
Strong problem solving skills
Advanced oral and written communication skills, including the ability to write technical reports and presentations
Advanced knowledge of quality related tools including, but not limited to, SPC, AQP, DOE and Quality Systems
Proven leadership skills
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to the job. They are not intended to be an all-encompassing list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified, Reasonable accommodations to essential functions of the job will be made if necessary.
Operations & Engineering Services
Engineering and Technicians, Supply Chain and Operations
No. of Positions
Milwaukee - Wisconsin
Rockwell Automation, the world's largest company dedicated to industrial automation, makes its customers more productive and the world more sustainable. Throughout the world, our flagship Allen-Bradley and Rockwell Software product brands are recognized for innovation and excellence. When you choose Rockwell Automation, you join countless talented employees who have helped us establish our leadership position in the automation industry over the past century. You join a diverse, inclusive and global community with a passion for innovation. A place where you can partner with great minds and inspiring people. And a corporation backed by the financial strength that drives growth and career opportunities. As much as we focus on our customers, we know our employees are key to our success and future. Helping you develop a rewarding career is a top priority. Because when you succeed, we succeed.
Rockwell Automation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
If you are an individual with a disability and you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process, email our Talent Acquisition representative at RAApplicationsupport@ra.rockwell.com.
When you choose Rockwell Automation, you join countless talented employees who have helped us establish our leadership position in the automation industry over the past century.
You join a diverse, inclusive and global community with a passion for innovation. A place where you can partner with great minds and inspiring people. And a corporation backed by the financial strength that drives growt...h – and career opportunities.
As much as we focus on our customers, we know our employees are key to our success and future. Helping you develop a rewarding career is a top priority. Because when you succeed, we succeed.