Your journey to building a better world starts here!
WHAT WE DO AT PLEXUS
We're excited to help our customers deliver products to the world that have a profound impact on people's lives. From ultrasound units and 3D printing to network security applications and in-flight Wi-Fi, we help create products that build a better world. Now, more than ever, we are making an impact on the world as we support products used in the fight against COVID-19.
We're a global team of over 19,000 Engineering, Manufacturing and Aftermarket Services experts that partner with our customers to bring their products to life through inspired innovation and world-class customer service.
At Plexus, you are more than just an Intern. You play a critical role in our success as we continue to grow as a global organization. We embrace your innovative ideas and collaborative thinking.
WHY YOU WILL LOVE IT
Engaging and challenging projects that fulfill and develop you. People that support and inspire you to realize your full potential. A workplace centered on collaboration and integrity. At Plexus, we're at our best when opportunities are met with passion, open communication and teamwork.
HOW YOU WILL DO IT
The Supplier Quality Engineer Intern will be acting as a liaison between operations, suppliers, and the Supplier Quality Department, to ensure that overall specifications, quality/regulatory requirements, and expectations are met for purchased products.
Responsible to ensure part qualification and evaluation activities (both prototype and sustaining manufacturing) resulting in acceptable and consistent supply. Includes external activities (establishing part quality requirements) and internal activities (sampling plans, inspection processes, etc.)
Ability to execute supplier audit activities related to both validation and on-going management of quality execution capabilities
Monitoring supplier quality performance based on analysis of Plexus and supplier performance data
Lead problem part resolution through all phases of operations
Responsible for leading supplier corrective action and continuous improvement activities
Support containment, segregation, NCM review, and trend analysis processes activities relative to supplied parts
Support overall site Quality Management System through metrics, auditing etc.
Facilitate reporting and notifying suppliers of cost-recovery requirements resulting from the need to contain, segregate or handle non-conforming parts
Support alternative supplier selection
Mentor and support RI activities and process effectiveness
Participates in customer-facing supplier quality activities
Minimal travel may be required to meet the needs of the business
Junior level status
GPA: 3.0 or higher is preferred
Excellent analytical, problem solving, and organizational skills
Strong communication skills
Some offers of employment are contingent upon successfully passing a drug screen and upon completion of a confidentiality agreement.
Our Values and How We Lead behaviors guide our processes. Plexus does not make employment decisions based on race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and encourage all to apply today!
Globally, our policy is to recruit people from wide and diverse backgrounds. However, our company does not typically undertake sponsorship, including for H-1B, TN, and other nonimmigrant visas. Additionally, certain positions require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or Export Administration Regulations (EAR). Applicants for these positions may need to be "U.S. persons." "U.S. persons" are generally defined as U.S. citizens, nationals, lawful permanent residents (or, green card holders), individuals granted asylum, and individuals admitted as refugees.