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Manager, Supplier Quality Engineering - Merrimack, NH

Merrimack, New Hampshire
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1 Aug 2022
Manager, Supplier Quality Engineering

Merrimack, NH

At Getinge we have the passion to perform

Join our diverse teams of passionate people and a career that allows you to develop both personally and professionally. At Getinge, our passion is to secure that every person and community have access to the best possible care, offering hospitals and life science institutions products and solutions that aim to improve clinical results and optimize workflows. Every day we collaborate to make a true difference for our customers - and to save more lives.

Are you looking for an inspiring career? You just found it.

Job Function Summary :

Leads the supplier quality team and coordinates efforts to evaluate, select, qualify, rate, monitor and improve supplier quality.

Job Functions :
Collaborates with the supply chain management team, quality control, engineering and regulatory to establish guidelines for supplier quality and performance.
Ensures that supplier quality personnel maintain the required skill level to address compliance issues and to understand the technical aspects of compliance.
Responsible for ensuring that training is completed for direct reports and database is up to date.
Develop risk based programs for supplier qualifications and supplier performance and productivity improvement.
Develop strategy for continuous supplier quality improvement.
Create benchmarks to measure department performance.
Create reports that measure and track supplier quality performance to identify opportunities for supply chain improvements.
Oversees supplier rating program.
Participates in team project meetings for new product development.
Plays a major role in the supplier selection process, evaluation of potential suppliers and the supplier qualification process.
Manages supplier audit program and participates as needed.
Oversees audit/assessment of current and future suppliers ensuring they are compliant with requirements.
Oversees validations and qualifications of supplier facility to qualify manufacturing processes and overall quality of part/component manufacturing.
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related tasks as necessary.
Reports on trending and key performance indicators to executive management on a monthly basis.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Experience in the areas of lot acceptance sampling methodologies, MSA/GR&R, SPC and other statistical techniques.
Demonstrated knowledge of business impact, compliance issues and risk management.
Good project management ability.
Familiarity with CAPA Systems and working knowledge of applicable regulations and standards such as FDA QSR, ISO, ROHS, WEE, REACH and MDD.
Audit experiences a must. Previous supervisory experience required.
Six Sigma and ASQ certification (CQE, CQA) highly desired.
Strong skills in negotiation and influencing decision makers, as well as judgment, tact and leadership ability.
Strong computer skills with proficiency in MRP systems.
Experience with an ERP system and/or ERP implementations and Oracle would be a plus.
Excellent working knowledge of MS Office (Word/Excel) and a statistical based software package (Minitab preferred).

Minimum Requirements:
Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Scientific or related discipline, or equivalent work experience.
A minimum of five years related experience in manufacturing and medical device environment.

Excellent Opportunity to join an industry leader! Excellent Benefits!... Dental, Health, Vision, Life and 401(k) and more!

Interested candidates please send your resume.

Getinge is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, genetic information, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. We look forward to receiving your application. If you share our passion and believe that saving lives is the greatest job in the world, then we look forward to receiving your application. We hope you will join us on our journey to become the world s most desired medtech company


Job Type: Full-time

Dental insurance
Health insurance
Life insurance
Vision insurance
Monday to Friday

Work Location: Remote
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  • Job Reference: 673996301-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Getinge
  • Location: Merrimack, New Hampshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent