Caterpillar, Inc. Quality Technician in United States
Manufacturing & Supply Chain
To perform a variety of supplier quality duties. This role is fundamentally a reactive supplier quality role responding to daily issues found in the manufacturing facility.
The position performs analytical process steps described in the Caterpillar Quality Management System and provides feedback to ensure continuous process improvement. Typical steps include
collecting/analyzing quality data and investigating nonconformance to determine permanent resolution.
Coordinate and conduct internal quality audits / supplier quality audits.
Administer area metrics
Perform short-term Quality activities such as responding to requests for print interpretation, deviation requests, engineering changes, inspection methods, etc.
Identify, analyze, and resolve non conformance. Investigates problems on worked purchased finished, rough. Coordinates long-term investigation programs as required.
Investigates, develops and implements electronic clerical or data handling systems to increase the capability and efficiency of the division.
Generates periodic reports regarding the quality status of high dollar suppliers and any significant trends indicated by the data.
Provide technical expertise in the analysis, development and implementation of new and revised systems and instructional methods.
Bachelors degree in engineering with more than 3 years of experience or diploma in mechanical engineering or equivalent with more than 6 years of experience in supplier quality.
Engine components / genset components supplier quality experience is required
Relocation is available for this position.
Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO).
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