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Company: Sumitomo Electric Wiring
Location: Farmington Hills, MI
Career Level: Associate
Industries: Manufacturing, Engineering, Aerospace



Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Promotes and maintains the standards issued by SEWS and SEWS QA in alignment with SEWS values, objectives and quality targets
  • Plan and execute projects and team activities to facilitate changes that have a measurable impact on business, especially as it relates to customer expectations
  • Provide technical expertise in process development and improvement projects affecting product realization, design, verification, validation, and manufacturability involving various SEWS departments
  • Develops, maintains, and supports the maintenance and improvement of SEWS Quality Management System, including document control
  • Schedule and perform all aspects of IATF audits locally and other SEWS locations
  • Generate, monitor, and report performance metrics that reveal process improvement opportunities and effectiveness of driven improvement actions, and demonstrates status of projects
  • Coordinate training updates for new or revised SEWS SOP's or other QMS documentation as required
  • Lead/participate in team meetings that identify risks/hazards associated with production and assist in the generation of FMEA's and/or other risk assessment tools
  • Support SEWS quality policies, procedures and objectives by keeping informed of the latest updates/modifications related to ISO/IATF quality systems
  • Compile and prepare training material and conduct training on improvement tools and methodologies
  • Performs short range, tactical planning, and execution of actions required to deliver Quality Assurance strategies and objectives

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Quality, Business with 1-3 years of progressive experience.
  • Combination of experience in auditing and/or training in quality in an ISO industry—totally at least 5 years
  • 3 to 5 years of Quality and Engineering experience
  • Ability to read and understand technical specifications, service information and engineering drawings
  • Strong organization skills and the ability to work effectively across all functions and levels of the organization
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Advance knowledge of software packages such as Microsoft
  • IATF Auditor certification or willingness to achieve certification is required
  • Quality related certifications (ASQ, Six Sigma, LEAN) are preferred

About Sumitomo Electric Wiring Systems, Inc.

Sumitomo Electric Wiring Systems, Inc. (SEWS) is part of the Sumitomo family of companies, a 400 year old brand with a reputation for quality and reliability. With the support of facilities throughout North America, SEWS has been delivering innovative solutions to automakers for over 30 years, and is a leading supplier of electrical distribution systems, components and electronics. SEWS is committed to technical development worldwide and with a global network of resources, is able to deliver a truly competitive advantage to each of our customers.

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About the Sumitomo Electric Group

Since the founding of Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. in 1897 with copper wire production, we have developed many new technologies and products through innovative R&D activities based on Sumitomo Electric manufacturing technologies for electric wires and power cables. With more than 350 subsidiaries worldwide, we continue to introduce a wide variety of products that fulfill the expectations of society, in five business fields: Automotive, Information & Communications, Electronics, Environment & Energy, and Industrial Materials. We are a Fortune global 500 company.

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**Interested Candidates Should Submit Cover Letter and Salary History When Applying.** An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

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