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POST DATE 9/16/2016
END DATE 10/10/2016

Advantage Resourcing - XPO Toledo, OH

Toledo, OH
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Full Time
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Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Bachelors Degree


Job Description:

* The VCP Specialist is responsible for creating, implementing, and sustaining vehicle control plans to prevent the outflow of defects to the customer.

* The selected individual will manage cross-functional teams and gain valuable experience / knowledge in a broad spectrum of powertrain automotive engineering, manufacturing, and quality.

The specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

* Creates, implements, and sustains vehicle control plans to prevent the outflow of defects to customer

* Performs root cause analysis of quality issues often using advanced problem solving tool

* Recommends and implements simple cost-effective error/mistake proofing strategies

* Analyze quality data from internal and external indicators to ensure calibration

* Perform plant compliance verification and process reviews

* Manage engineering changes working with cross-functional team to ensure timely execution

* Conduct product evaluation tests to ensure robustness of product or process change before full implementation

* Work with Engineering and suppliers to resolve issues that are not plant controllable

* Support manufacturing facilities with launch readiness assessments and implementation methodologies for compliance to requirements

* Serve as liaison between plants and Engineering

* Conduct training, development, and implementation for plant personnel on quality requirements

* Recommend and implement new initiatives to improve plant processes

* Analyze quality data from internal and external indicators to ensure calibration

* Develop inspection standards and best methods for performing inspection

* Complete World Class Manufacturing (WCM) projects

* Plan, prioritize, set goals, and manage multiple projects in a technical and business environment

* Display effective communication skills to support meetings at all levels of the company, including senior leadership

* Establish partnerships both internally and externally to influence without direct authority

* Commitment and dedication in delivering a premier product to the consumer

* Represent the \\"Voice of the Customer\\" to the platform teams

* Drive team success by clarifying expectations and minimizing political hurdles

* Demonstrate unwavering commitment to delivering results and champion achievements

* Exhibit a willingness to do things differently and consistently translate ideas into actions that deliver results

* Possess strong interpersonal skills with ability to work in a team environment


* Bachelor of Science in Engineering.

* Experience in Quality Engineering /Manufacturing processes, including automotive assembly operations.

* Effective root cause analysis, problem solving skills and implementing correction actions.

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to work in cross functional teams.

* Experience and working knowledge of computer systems and MS Office software required.

* Assertive / Results oriented.Must be flexible to work in a fast paced unionized manufacturing environment and flexible with work schedule including afternoon shift, overtime and weekends

About Advantage Resourcing

At Advantage Resourcing, our primary objective is to perfectly align the best people with the appropriate jobs. These jobs may be temporary assignments or career positions. We place talented people in a wide variety of jobs working with our client companies in areas such as: engineering, IT, technical, manufacturing, skilled trades, distribution, call centers, clerical, accounting, finance and sales.

Our strength is being able to solve our clients workforce needs by matching people that have the right skills, knowledge and motivation to each opportunity. Advantage Resourcing can help you discover the personal and career success you desire.

Advantage Resourcing Americas, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering employment without regard for race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, gender, marital status, age, sexual orientation, sex, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected categories. Advantage Resourcing is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.