Capacity Constraints Supplier Technical Assistance Engineer

Company Name:
Ford Motor Company US Recruiting
As a Capacity Constraints Supplier Technical Assistance Engineer you will represent Ford Motor Company during your interactions with suppliers. You will take a leadership role inside Ford and with our suppliers regarding real time resolution of capacity constraints including deployment on-site, Verification of supplier capacity, manage supply containment actions and implementation of incremental tools and ensuring adequate supply protection for Ford Assembly plants. This is a full time, temporary
We are looking for Engineers with experience in Lean Manufacturing, Advanced Product Quality Planning, and the Production Part Approval Process.
Additionally, you will be responsible for:
Pro-Actively Mitigating Supply Constraints that will involve engagement on-site at Supplier locations
Interfacing and managing relationships with Suppliers, Ford Site STA Management, Capacity Planning, Purchasing, Material Logistics personnel
Managing, Executing & Communicating status of Capacity Verification Audits for vehicle lines with Capacity Uplift actions
Reviewing incremental capacity work plans for robustness and assessing interim capacity support plans to protect supply
Managing containment of capacity shortfalls and escalating execution delays to STA Site Management & Cross-Functional Team
Working with MP&L Constraints team to establish supply containment and monitor supply risks
Managing Weekly Status Reporting for At Risk Suppliers and Supplier Capacity Implementation Status Tracking
Minimum Requirements:
5 years' experience with quality improvement, quality processes, or industrial engineering in a manufacturing environment
Bachelors of Science Degree in Engineering required
Ability to travel to Supplier facilities up to 80% of the time
Strong analytical problem solving skills and lean manufacturing knowledge
Strong knowledge of AIAG APQP and PPAP processes
Program management and
High level of interpersonal skills to work effectively with diverse people and cross-functional teams
Effective oral and written communication skills
Preferred Skills/Experience:
Degree in Engineering with a concentration in ME, EE, ChE, or IE
Previous Ford Manufacturing experience
The distance between imagination and .... Creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. And, it can be a road you start traveling right now. When you join Ford Motor Company, your journey begins. You become part of a team that is already leading the way, with ingenious solutions and attainable products - and it is always ready to go further.
At Ford Motor Company, the distance between you and an amazing career has never been shorter. Join the Ford team today, and discover the benefits, rewards and development opportunities you'd expect from a diverse global leader.
Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.

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