Cummins Inc. CMEP New Product Quality Engineer in Columbus, Indiana
CMEP New Product Quality Engineer
Applies the principles of product quality planning, evaluation, and control in support of the manufacturing and installation operations of the organization.
Responsible for applicable systems related to plant customer issues such as corrective action requests, supplier corrective action requests, nonconforming material reports, etc.
Facilitates continuous improvement quality activities to reduce the potential for defects, and ensures continual improvement in process and product design.
Identifies problems, prioritizes actions, leads or participates in Six Sigma projects.
Participates in change management activities by verifying products and processes, developing key measures, analyzing data for decision support, and presenting results to plant leadership.
Leads audits of processes and quality systems.
Production Part Approval Process - Coordinates the level of submission of Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) activities and information related to the introduction of new or changed products and processes; dispositions the product’s readiness for production in accordance with the Production Parts Approval Process (PPAP) and APQP provisions of Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) manuals and Cummins procedures in order to meet supplier and customer requirements.
Supplier Quality Management - Leads all aspects of supplier quality management; helps develop strategy and collaborative supplier partnerships; identifies supplier innovation capabilities; contributes to supplier audit and certification process; tracks supplier performance metrics and acts to quickly resolve issues to improve supplier quality performance.
Quality System Management - Guides in the practice and application of quality management system standards required by international certification bodies, industry specific regulatory authorities and customer's contractually specified requirements.
Quality Process Management - Applies and manages methods (e.g. SPC, Capability studies, Layered Process Audit, inspection, test) to ensure quality of Cummins products, processes, and services.
Education, Licenses, Certifications
College, university, or equivalent degree in required.
This position may require licensing for compliance with export controls or sanctions regulations.
Intermediate level of relevant work experience required.
Represent CMEP quality in design reviews, mfg. safe launch, plant MY25 team meetings, and early supplier engagement meetings
Participate in ME/IE led work to update processes including PFEMA
Lead control plan updates
Coordinate MY25 mfg. process validation work including capability studies and measurement system analysis
Coordinate component quality verification with SQI and receiving inspection
Present quality status in various forums including customer facing
Manage at least one hourly technician
Lead the development of a CMEP MY25 safe launch plan
Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, Mid-Range Engine Plant
Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office
Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced
Job Posting Jan 5, 2022, 1:47:21 PM
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 2200000X