Supplier Quality Engineer (9907121) Plymouth, Michigan

In this visible Supplier Quality Engineer role you will gain broad exposure and make an impact on quality, product development and even manufacturing engineering, working with a diverse and extensive product line. You will support sourcing initiatives and projects, focusing on quality processes (PPAP, APQP, corrective actions, etc.) and assisting in developing suppliers. In addition to working with a variety of suppliers, you will interface with professionals in multiple departments within Cequent as well as with those in sister companies within TriMas, our parent corporation. Most high profile projects within Cequent go through the product sourcing group, and your success here could set you up to pursue multiple career paths within Cequent and TriMas.

To be a good fit for the Supplier Quality Engineer opportunity, you will have:
  • A bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or similar technical field.
  • At least four years of manufacturing / process experience, preferably with a focus on quality and / or engineering.
  • An understanding of quality standards, and experience with MOST of the following: manufacturing problem solving processes, APQP and PPAP, quality documentation, corrective actions and statistical process control.
  • Demonstrated project management skills.
  • Thorough understanding of blueprints and drawings.
Cequent Performance Products (CPP) is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of accessories for light trucks, sport utility vehicles, recreational vehicles, passenger cars and trailers of all types. Products include towing and hitch systems, trailer components and accessories, towing electronic systems, and cargo-carrying and rack systems, and our renowned brands include Draw-Tite, Tekonsha, Reese, Fulton, Bulldog, Hidden Hitch, and others. We enjoy a top reputation, wide brand recognition and a history of success, along with the stability of the Cequent North America group and TriMas, our $1.2 billion parent corporation.