Lear Corporation is ranked #147 on the Fortune 500 with world-class products designed, engineered and manufactured by a diverse team of talented employees. As a leading supplier of automotive seating and electrical, Lear serves its customers with global capabilities while maintaining individual commitment. With headquarters in Southfield, Michigan, Lear maintains 261 locations in 39 countries around the globe and employs approximately 169,000 employees. Lear is traded under the symbol [LEA] on the New York Stock Exchange.

Supplier Quality Engineer- Central Supplier Quality

We have an exciting opportunity on newly created Supplier Quality Engineer position who wishes to develop in international environment within central structure. New function is connected with launching new programs.

Engineer will report to Supplier Quality Manager based in Germany and work for our Seating Division in Europe.

We offer:

Competitive Salary, flexible working hours & commuting allowance.
Free language lessons, Personnel Training & Development.
Attractive T-Mobile tariffs with discount for you and your family, meal vouchers, Flexi Pass card, 25 days of vacation, office yoga, company events.
Working on exciting projects for Audi, BMW, Daimler, GM, Jaguar, Lamborghini, Porsche.

Your tasks will be:

Track and perform APQP activities with suppliers
Support programs with expertise in design for manufacturing
Manage claims and improvement plans in pre-serial phase in case of supplier related issues
Ensuring that all supplier report their status and PPAP
Perform Run@Rates and process sign offs at suppliers
Supporting operations team on escalated supplier quality issues
Driving improvement plans for the poor performing strategic suppliers
Auditing and developing suppliers, new suppliers implementation

Required skills:

5 years of practical experience in quality area, within automotive industry
Sound knowledge and practical experience in APQP, PPAP and 8D process
Practice in performing quality audits, preferably VDA 6.3
Process optimization skills and knowledge - continuous improvement / lean
Problem solving attitude and very good communication skills
Driving license cat. B
Willingness to travel and visit suppliers - up to 35% within Czech
Fluent in English, German language skills would be a plus

If you are interested, please apply in English.

Informace o pozici

Místo pracoviště

1, 349 01  Kostelec-Ostrov u Stříbra, Česká republika

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Firemní akce, flexibilní začátek/konec pracovní doby, rozjezd zcela nového projektu, možnost občasné práce z domova, vzdělávací kurzy, školení, dovolená 5 týdnů, příspěvek na penzijní/životní připojištění, mobilní telefon, notebook, stravenky/příspěvek na stravování

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Angličtina (pokročilá)


Lear Corporation Czech Republic s.r.o.



Lear Corporation Czech Republic s.r.o.
Jolanta Palen