GENERAL OVERVIEW: The Engineer, Quality coordinates, and performs activities associated with Quality programs within Newell Rubbermaid. The individual will work with suppliers or manufacturing plants to qualify new products, resolve defective material issues using root cause analysis and corrective and preventive actions.
PRIMARY TASKS & RESPONSIBILITIES Percent of Time (%) Tasks & Responsibilities 70%
Execute Newell Brands Quality activities within the policies and procedures set forth
Perform Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) following the Quality Network Process. Manage PPAP completion from beginning to end to meet program goals
Perform Process Control Audits
Execute Reactive Problem Solving Initiatives
Prepare Manufacturing and/or Supplier Quality Metrics
Participate in Lean/OPEX and Six Sigma initiatives with identified suppliers.
Work collaboratively with customer service regarding consumer/customer complaints
Participate with internal teams to investigate and resolve customer/consumer complaints
Work with manufacturing and/or suppliers to resolve defective material issues, using root cause analysis and corrective and preventive actions (CAPA).
Work with suppliers to achieve continuous quality improvement
Work collaboratively with other engineers and/or segments as needed
Perform other duties as assigned or requested
IMPACT TO THE BUSINESS Level of Autonomy
This role should require some supervision and can make limited decision with regards to the Supplier Quality programs
Span of Control
Problem Solving Complexity
Strong problem solving skill is required so that all issues are addressed in the quickest manner possible and to provide the most meaningful solution.
Must be able to communicate effectively with external suppliers and all levels of the organization to negotiate, influence and enforce Quality and Company policies
Website : http://www.newellrubbermaid.com
Newell Rubbermaid is a global marketer of consumer and commercial products with a strong portfolio of leading brands, including Rubbermaid®, Sharpie®, Graco®, Calphalon®, Irwin®, Lenox®, Levolor®, Paper Mate®, Dymo®, Waterman®, Parker®, Goody®, Rubbermaid Commercial Products® and Aprica®. With sales in more than 100 countries, our products help consumers flourish where they live, learn, work and play – all over the world.