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Corporate Supplier Quality Manager

Company: Behr Process Corporation
Location: Santa Ana
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description


  • Standardize product and manufacturing process quality for Materials and 3rd Party Supplied Products
  • Coordinate internal and external efforts/resources to develop suppliers' manufacturing capability
  • Identify quality improvement opportunities and establish standardized procedures and practices that promote product and manufacturing process quality

Essential Functions:

  • Develop and lead an effective Supplier Certification program for 3rd Party and/or Contract Manufacturing partners.
  • Manage projects designed to improve quality, identify alternative sources, enhance productivity, or reduce costs for 3rd Party supplied products.
  • Develop practices and procedures in conjunction with plant and corporate management that promote product and manufacturing process quality and provide training to promote their execution on the plant floor.
  • Champion Root Cause Problem Solving and continuous improvement activities with supplier to eliminate recurrence of non-conformance.
  • Manage supplier material, process and specification changes for 3rd Party Suppliers.
  • Support new product development as it relates to current suppliers and potential new suppliers. Aide in evaluation of new supplier materials.
  • Conduct Supplier audits to evaluate supplier quality performance and assist suppliers in reducing product and process variation of materials.
  • Establish critical process quality metrics on key suppliers.
  • Establish plans to consistently improve key quality metrics.
  • Monitor trends in product and process quality of each supplier.


  • Educational attainment equivalent to a Bachelor's degree in Quality, Engineering, or a related technical or scientific field
  • Considerable Supplier Quality Engineering experience
  • Certification or extensive experience in auditing is desirable


  • Considerable knowledge of statistical and analytical problem-solving capabilities
  • Ability to communicate effectively to all levels in the organization
  • Ability to identify quality improvement opportunities
  • Ability to operate a PC; familiar with MS Office, database, statistical and spreadsheet programs
  • Ability to exercise judgment, communicate departmental standards and ensure compliance
  • Ability to organize work, meet deadlines, and exercise initiative

Special Requirements:

  • Ability to work internationally with up to 25% travel

Full time

BEHR (the "Company") is an equal opportunity employer and we want to have the best available persons in every job. The Company makes employment decisions only based on merit. It is the Company's policy to prohibit discrimination in any employment opportunity (including but not limited to recruitment, employment, promotion, salary increases, benefits, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment) based on race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, pregnancy, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical/mental disability, medical condition, marital/domestic partner status, military and veteran status, height, weight or any other such characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company regardless of where the employee is located and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company.

BEHR is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is an Internet based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows participating employers to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees in the United States. Please click on the following links for more information.

E-Verify Participation Poster: English & Spanish

E-Verify Right to Work Poster: English & Spanish

Keywords: Behr Process Corporation, Santa Ana , Corporate Supplier Quality Manager, Other , Santa Ana, California

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