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Supplier Quality Engineer - Plastic / Food & Beverage

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Supplier Quality Engineer - Plastic Salary: Competitive and based on experience Location: Ho Chi Minh Keywords: Quality Engineer, Plastic, Inspections, Continuous Improvement, Hybrid Working Mode

Our client, a global industry leader, is seeking an enthusiastic and committed Supplier Quality Engineer with a focus on plastic. This role offers the opportunity to conduct onsite pre-shipment inspections across Vietnam and occasionally perform remote visual inspections for overseas suppliers. The successful candidate will be part of a supportive team, working in a hybrid mode (work from home and in factories), and will have the chance to travel for business. This role is perfect for someone who thrives in a collaborative environment and is eager to contribute to continuous improvement initiatives.

  • Opportunity to work with a global industry leader
  • Hybrid working mode offering flexibility
  • Chance to contribute to continuous improvement initiatives

What you'll do:

As a Supplier Quality Engineer specialising in plastic, you will play a crucial role in maintaining our high-quality standards. Your primary responsibility will be conducting onsite pre-shipment inspections across various factories in Vietnam, as well as occasional remote visual inspections for overseas suppliers. You will also be tasked with maintaining spec sheets from Vietnam suppliers, validating specs through onsite tests, and participating in complaint handling. Your commitment to continuous improvement will shine as you follow up with factories on Corrective Actions Preventive Actions (CAPA) and improvements. Additionally, you will support the company's sourcing activities in Vietnam, demonstrating your excellent interpersonal skills.

  • Conduct onsite pre-shipment inspections for ACR in factories across Vietnam and occasionally perform remote visual inspections to overseas suppliers.
  • Complete PSI reports and upload them to Sharepoint.
  • Maintain spec sheets from Vietnam suppliers and validate specs through onsite tests.
  • Participate in complaint handling and follow up with factories on CAPA and improvements.
  • Carry out quality operations in Vietnam according to project demand.
  • Own product tests to cope with requests from cross-functional teams.
  • Support the company’s sourcing activities in Vietnam.

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for the Supplier Quality Engineer - Plastic position is a university graduate with strong English communication skills. You bring at least 3 years of experience in the plastic or paper packaging factory, with a preference for those who have QA experience in the food packaging industry. Your familiarity with root cause analysis and CAPA will be essential in this role, as well as your ability to coach suppliers for continuous improvement. You are willing to travel and conduct quality inspection jobs across Vietnam, and you are comfortable with a hybrid working mode. Above all, you are self-motivated, good with business travels and possess excellent time management skills.

  • University graduate (preferred)
  • English communication capability (must have good writing and reading, prefer to have some spoken and listening capability)
  • 3 years working experience (preferred) in the plastic or paper packaging factory
  • QA experience in food packaging industry is preferred with PSI protocol setup and audit experience
  • Familiarity with root cause analysis and CAPA
  • Capable of coaching suppliers for continuous improvement
  • Willingness to travel and conduct quality inspection jobs across Vietnam
  • Willingness to accept hybrid working mode (WFH and in factories)
  • Self-motivated for job, good with business travels and excellent time management skills

What sets this company apart:

Our client is a global industry leader that values collaboration, commitment, and continuous improvement. They offer a flexible work environment with a hybrid working mode, allowing their employees to balance their personal and professional lives effectively. They believe in nurturing talent and providing opportunities for growth and development. Their inclusive culture encourages teamwork and innovation, making it an ideal place to grow your career.

What's next:

If you're ready to take your career to the next level with a global industry leader, don't hesitate!

Apply today by clicking on the link!

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Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Engineering & Manufacturing

Focus: Quality Management

Industry: Manufacturing and Production

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Mid Management

Location: Ho Chi Minh City

Job Reference: XDO15V-E065875D

Date posted: 28 June 2024

Consultant: Khoa Deo

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