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Engineering Technician, Supplier Quality

Redwood Materials

Redwood Materials

Quality Assurance
Sparks, NV, USA
Posted on Friday, October 13, 2023

About Redwood Materials

Redwood Materials was founded in 2017 to create a circular supply chain for electric vehicles and clean energy products, making them more sustainable and driving down the cost for batteries. We’re doing this by developing and deploying new technologies to increase the scope and scale of recycled and sustainable materials in the global battery supply chain.

Engineering Technician, Supplier Quality

Redwood Materials is looking for an Engineering Technician, Supplier Quality to support the Quality and Manufacturing Engineering teams with the auditing, development, and managing quality processes with a focus on supply chain development. This position will be responsible for ensuring suppliers continue to develop and improve performance in variation and cost reduction while meeting material specifications.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Work closely with manufacturing and suppliers to establish processes and procedures that will ensure consistently high quality.
  • Maintain supplier quality and control plans.
  • Maintain quality performance metrics and drive issues to root cause solutions.
  • Ensure effective and efficient execution of Supplier Corrective Action Request system.
  • Work with suppliers to track and trend data.
  • Work closely with the WMS/ERP systems to manage incoming products.
  • Work on equipment inspection and incoming process audits.
  • Work independently to develop SOP’s/SWI’s.
  • Sample chemicals/consumables for analysis.
  • Analyze and interpret data independently.
  • Maintain the incoming risk charted using PFMEAs.

Desired Qualifications

  • Strong mechanical aptitude with a background in industrial equipment/processes.
  • Experience maintaining Supplier Quality Systems.
  • Hands-on and detailed oriented approach to problem solving.
  • Database experience working with large volume data sets.
  • Good computer skills; MS Office, etc.
  • Chemical handling experience.
  • Chemical laboratory experience.
  • Six Sigma or ISO 9001 experience is a plus.
  • A passion for sustainability and making the world a better place!

Current Shifts:

Sunday - Tuesday and every other Wednesday, 6am to 6pm

Sunday - Tuesday and every other Wednesday, 6pm to 6am [Shift differential included]

Thursday - Saturday and every other Wednesday, 6am to 6pm

Thursday - Saturday and every other Wednesday, 6pm to 6am [Shift differential included]

The position is full-time. Compensation will be commensurate with experience.

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