Advanced Quality Engineer
Plymouth, MI 
Posted 30 days ago
Job Description



Position is for an entry level advanced quality engineer with Adient at our Plymouth, MI headquarters. Excellent growth opportunity for an engineer at the start of their career. You will initially focus on supplier component quality and will be mentored in this role to develop the toolbox needed to grow within our organization. Previous automotive experience and PPAP knowledge is required.


  • Coordinate, administer and perform the quality function of an engineering and technical nature to ensure product quality and reliability at minimum quality costs.

  • Completion and documentation of all phases of the Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) process.

  • Prepare and submit all necessary PPAP documentation per AIAG guidelines.

  • Develop gauge concepts and procure gauges for specific programs. Work with component and tooling/equipment suppliers to improve products and resolve manufacturing problems.

  • Participate in Simultaneous Development Teams (SDT's). Participate in internal audits as required.

  • Support the Product Introduction Process through all phases of prototype fabrication and delivery.

  • Ensure that appropriate statistical methods are utilized throughout the Product and Process Development process and deployed into the Control Plan

  • Responsible for completion of all other Customer-specific Advance Quality requirements.

  • Ensure that Customer, internally identified, and supplier quality issues are resolved using the appropriate problem-solving methods (Kepner-Tregoe, 8-D, DOE, 5 Why, Red X, etc.).


  • A Bachelor's Degree in engineering or a technical area.

  • A minimum of one year of automotive experience

  • Experience being responsible for review of a customer PPAP


Central Tech Unit Plymouth MI
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Job Summary
Adient US LLC
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
1+ years
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