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WHO WE ARE
We help our customers deliver products that have a profound
impact on people's lives. From ultrasound units and 3D printing to
network security applications and in flight Wi-Fi, we help create
products that build a better world. Now, more than ever, we are
making an impact on the world as we support products used in the
fight against COVID-19.
We're a global team of over 19,000 Engineering, Manufacturing,
Supply Chain and Aftermarket Service experts that partner with our
customers to bring their products to life through inspired
innovation and world-class customer service.
We are currently hiring for full-time, immediate, career
opportunities even as we continue to work remotely temporarily due
to COVID-19. Our interview process is now performed virtually for
your safety and our own. Whether you're looking to start, make a
change, or advance your career, find your path at Plexus and leave
your mark on the world around us.
WHY YOU WILL LOVE IT
Engaging and challenging projects that fulfill and develop you.
People that support and inspire you to realize your full potential.
A workplace centered on collaboration and integrity. At Plexus,
we're at our best when opportunities are met with passion, open
communication and teamwork.
HOW YOU WILL DO IT
As the Regional Supplier Quality Manager you will manage the
supplier quality function to ensure processes are consistent with
strategies and vision. In this role, you will develop and implement
appropriate data driven reporting measurement systems, inclusive of
toolsets, key metrics, and business processes.
Key Job Accountabilities:
- Strategy - Contribute to defining, execution and maintaining
consistent global Supplier Quality strategy and structure to
develop key supplier capability for strategic growth and supplier
processes to enable flawless execution. Propose additions to,
review, and approve all Supplier Quality QMS documentation
- Supplier & Part Approval - Participate in defining systems and
criteria for supplier assessment and development activities.
Perform assessment and development activities as required to ensure
supplier capabilities meet current and future strategic growth
requirements including regulatory and customer Quality Management
System requirements and applicable process/product qualification
and controls. Final decision maker on Supplier Approval.
- Part Qualification - Perform supplier assessment and
development activities as required to ensure supplier capabilities
meet requirement for process/product qualification and controls.
Assess part qualification requirements for full value stream, new
Customer programs to ensure appropriate Q.Codes are assigned at the
part number level. Manage protocols and review/approve results when
process validation is required as part of qualification
- Supplier Performance Monitoring - Monitoring of regional
supplier quality performance metrics to identify supplier
performance issues and drive appropriate supplier development
actions or risk mitigation.
- Supplier Development - Contribute to defining supplier
assessment and development criteria, conducting assessments and
monitoring closure of development actions to ensure supplier
capabilities meet current and future strategic growth requirements
related to regulatory and Quality Management System requirements
and applicable process/product qualification and controls.
- Material Issues - Support site escalations related to
problematic suppliers/material issues through on-site audits, SCAR
analysis and customer/supplier communication forums. Responsible
for addressing systemic supplier issues within region (ex. issues
identified through Supplier scorecards or standard reports) and
addressing through appropriate means ex. SCAR, QIP.
- Supplier Add & Onboarding - Contribute to defining assessment
criteria across the areas of Quality Management Systems,
Counterfeit Avoidance and Industry Problem Advisory tools (GIDEP,
ERAI) to mitigate supplier risk when adding to AVL and supplier
- Supplier Quality Management System - Management of supplier
quality systems and tools, inclusive of verification of purchased
product processes, NCM, SCAR, supplier performance data collection
and flowdown requirements.
What we are looking for:
- A minimum of a Bachelor's degree is required.
- Seven (7) years of related experience is required.
- Detailed knowledge of ISO 9001, AS9100, TL9000, ISO 13485 and
FDA GMP Quality System requirements required for this role.
- Formal Quality certification (CQE, CQM) preferred for this
- Ability to travel up to 40% of the time to supplier sites
and/or Plexus manufacturing sites.
- Willing to consider remote candidates.
This document does not represent a contract of employment and is
not intended to capture every possible assignment the incumbent
could be asked to perform.
Some offers of employment are contingent upon successfully
passing a drug screen and upon completion of a confidentiality
Our Values and How We Lead behaviors guide our processes. Plexus
does not make employment decisions based on race, color, religion,
national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability,
or veteran status. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer
(EOE) and encourage all to apply today!
Globally, our policy is to recruit people from wide and diverse
backgrounds. However, our company does not typically undertake
sponsorship, including for H-1B, TN, and other nonimmigrant visas.
Additionally, certain positions require access to controlled goods
and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms
Regulations (ITAR) or Export Administration Regulations (EAR).
Applicants for these positions may need to be "U.S. persons." "U.S.
persons" are generally defined as U.S. citizens, nationals, lawful
permanent residents (or, green card holders), individuals granted
asylum, and individuals admitted as refugees.