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Supplier Quality Engineer

Job Number:  64880
Group:  Cosma International
Division:  Bowling Green Metalforming
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Bowling Green, KENTUCKY, US, 42103

Work Style: 



Job Number: 64880 
Group: Cosma International  
Division: Bowling Green Metalforming 
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 
Work Style:  


About us

We see a future where everyone can live and move without limitations. That’s why we are developing technologies, systems and concepts that make vehicles safer and cleaner, while serving our communities, the planet and, above all, people.


Forward. For all.


Group Summary

Cosma provides a comprehensive range of body, chassis and engineering solutions to global customers. Through our robust product engineering, outstanding tooling capabilities and diverse process expertise, we continue to bring lightweight and innovative products to market.

About the Role

To provide technical expertise regarding process control, establishing new quality systems and standards for new program/product launch. Responsible for providing technical expertise regarding process control, establishing new quality systems and standards for new program/product launch.  Also responsible for interacting with customers, suppliers and departments to anticipate and minimize the impact of design, tooling, material and other engineering changes on all quality criteria.

Your Responsibilities

  • Understand and promote Magna’s philosophies and Employee Charter
  • Key liaison with both internal & external customers
  • Utilize the tools of APQP (PPAP, FMEA’s, control plans, capability studies, etc.)
  • Participate/Ensure timeliness of corrective and preventive actions for internal and external quality concerns
  • Support Continuous Improvement activities and lean manufacturing processes
  • Ensure supplier compliance to specifications / approval of Corrective Actions
  • Monitor status of key program milestones – PSW dates, Launch Build events, etc…
  • Follow all plant safety policies and procedures
  • Visit and follow-up with suppliers on Quality / Delivery issues seeking corrective actions
  • Maintain and communicate supplier tracking metrics for continual improvement
  • Assist Engineering / purchasing in new supplier selection process
  • Manage potential supplier profiles and assessments
  • Conduct Supplier audits
  • Lead supplier development programs and follow-up
  • Assist in updating Magna supplier portal
  • Perform other duties as required

(This job description in no way implies that these are the only duties to be performed in this position. Team members will be required to follow any other job related instructions or to perform other job duties requested by their leader)

Who we are looking for

  • Must possess in-depth experience with GD&T
  • Understand automotive Quality Assurance requirements (e.g. Production Part Approval Program, Process Sign-Off, Part Submission Warrants, etc.)
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft applications
  • Must have thorough knowledge of the TS16949 Quality System Requirements and Auditing
  • Must comply with customer specific requirements
  • Must be willing to work extended or flexible hours as needed to meet production requirements

These qualifications represent the minimum requirements of the position. Team members will be required to possess the ability and aptitudes to perform the duties proficiently.

Your preferred qualifications

What we offer

At Magna, you can expect an engaging and dynamic environment where you can help to develop industry-leading automotive technologies. We invest in our employees, providing them with the support and resources they need to succeed. As a member of our global team, you can expect exciting, varied responsibilities as well as a wide range of development prospects. Because we believe that your career path should be as unique as you are.

Site Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401K - matching
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid holidays
  • Employee profit sharing
  • Employee appreciation events
  • On-site cafeterias

Awareness. Unity. Empowerment.

At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That’s why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.

Nearest Major Market: Bowling Green

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