La-Z-Boy Sr. Supplier Quality Engineer in Monroe, Michigan

Sr. Supplier Quality Engineer

at La-Z-Boy

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This position manages and leads supplier quality, development, and performance improvement initiatives, both domestic and international. Utilizes quality procedures to manage all product development activities from concept to production for both new and existing purchased components and materials. Ensures timely launch of high quality new parts and materials.


• Manages the launch of a Critical Component Process for assigned parts and commodities, which includes quality, production approval and warrantees. Evaluates production part approval process (PPAP) submissions and performs Process Sign Offs (PSO) as necessary

• Leads supplier development by working with program launch managers and suppliers on Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) and with cross-functional teams to develop new and existing suppliers

• Coordinates with Manufacturing, Innovation, and Merchandising on supplier quality issues and new program launch activities

• Works with engineering and the product validation lab to help determine necessary performance standards and testing specifications for applicable parts and materials. This includes the design verification plan and report (DVP&R) and, PPAP requirements, control plans and other performance specifications

• Performs supplier assessments to ensure potential new suppliers are qualified and performs periodic audits of current supply vendors. Performs product, process, and quality system audits as necessary

• Manages Supplier Change Request (SCR) process for assigned suppliers and commodities

• Plans and executes projects to support supplier continuous improvement and/or cost savings opportunities


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  • Location:

Monroe, MI

  • Job Type:

Supply Chain

  • Experience:

Not Specified

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About Us

Things have really evolved since La-Z-Boy first introduced the recliner in 1928. Over the subsequent decades, our product line has grown to include a myriad of pieces and styles, and our brand name has become highly recognized across the country and around the globe. But throughout our history, one fact remained constant: The La-Z-Boy brand name is synonymous with comfort and quality.

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