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Quality Specialist - Returnable Container Management 191249

Greer, SC 29651

Posted: 10/31/2023 Industry: Automotive Manufacturing Job Number: 191249 Pay Rate: USD 38.28-USD 52.00

Job Description

Client Title: Quality Specialist - Returnable Container Management
Hours: 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM w/ a 40 min lunch
Days: Monday-Friday
Term of Contract: Long-term/ongoing with no end date
Pay Range OR Rate: USD 38.28-USD 52.00
PTO, Sick Pay, and Holiday Pay are offered.

Job Requirements

Position Scope:
Ensures process quality and adherence with regard to returnable container management processes. Audits suppliers, identifies improvement requirements, and follows up on their implementation.

Position Responsibilities:
Reviews returnable container management processes and process adherence at suppliers.
Identifies process deviations & misuse and defines corrective actions.
Actively engages and challenges suppliers regarding container management processes.
Penalizes suppliers for container misuse and justifies and/or defends penalties.
Coaches suppliers and other stakeholders in container management processes and standards.
Performs and documents audits; follows up on identified deliverables.-Escalates where necessary.
Identifies and recognizes implications of container process adherence to other logistics processes and to inbound supply.
Interacts with both external and internal interfaces with a focus on returnable container management and policies.
Engages in key container steering activities.
Represents Client in high-stress production critical situations.
• Supplier caused production to stop at Client,
• Air freight {daily/hourly),
• Quality issues, logistics failures, supply chain failures, natural disasters, labor issues, and priority issues. Ensures that Client has a higher priority than other OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturers).
Represents Client and maintains professional relationships with suppliers, especially in high-stress situations.
Establishes working networks with peers and management to ensure assignment effectiveness.
Provides transparency via assigning measures to suppliers, by maintaining a list of open points, and creating PowerPoint presentations.
Organizes effective meetings, provides directions, and follows through to ensure measures are met.
In the event of micro-management or an emergency, may be required to assume supplier logistics tasks: Logistics Planning, Production Planning, Material Control, Inventory Analyst, Logistics Manager, or any other Logistics task as delegated by the Section Manager
Self-directed to carry out assigned project responsibilities and meet all deliverables within the designated deadlines.
Performs other duties as assigned by Client Operations Supervisor.

BA/BS degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics, or Psychology or the equivalent of 4 years of experience in the related area preferably in a manufacturing environment.

4+ years’ experience in Logistics to include issue resolution in the following areas: Returnable container management.
Supply Chain Planning,
Material Requirements Planning (MRP), Material Control, Production Control, Warehouse Operations, Transportation
Advanced = on-site experience steering Logistics improvements at Suppliers, while developing successful working relationships under stressful conditions.
Advanced = experience with Client Supplier qualification tool RGA/RMT, LOPA, and Client Launch teams.
Advanced = knowledge of the following systems: SAP, SCQ Ample, LPKM, GIS, and company 828.
Advanced = experience with Wrong Delivery Mislabeling analysis and issue resolution at Suppliers including the L­ FMEA approach.
Advanced = experience interacting in the extended logistics cross-section function within Client Group and other plants.
Advanced = Microsoft Office, including PowerPoint and Excel application knowledge

Travel: 90 percent to suppliers, local and non-local, and 10 percent onsite at the plant.




Additional Information

HKA Enterprises is a global workforce solutions firm. If you're seeking a new career opportunity or project experience, our recruiters will work to understand your qualifications, experience, and personal goals. At HKA, we recognize the importance of matching employee goals with those of the employer. We strive to seek credibility, satisfaction, and endorsement from all of our applicants. We invite you to take time and search for your next career experience with us! HKA is an EEO Employer who participates in the US Citizenship and Immigration Services E-Verify Program.

Meet Your Recruiter

Sherry Jordan

Results driven Account Manager matching talented people to life long careers. This starts with conversations to uncover values, personal and professional goals, and develops into trust. I specialize in Account Management, Senior Recruiting for the German Automotive Industry, Engineering, IT, and specialized positions.

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