HELLA Corporate Center USA, Inc.
Leonora Vanwasshnova
43811 Plymouth Oaks Blvd. Plymouth Twp.
48170 Plymouth/Michigan


HELLA is a global, family-owned company listed on the stock exchange with approx. 34,000 employees at 100 locations in more than 35 countries. The HELLA Group develops and manufactures lighting and electronic components and systems for the automotive industry. In addition, the group has one of the largest trade organizations for automotive parts, accessories, diagnosis, and services within Europe. With sales of approx. 6.35 billion Euros in fiscal year 2015/2016, the HELLA Group is one of the top 40 automotive suppliers in the world.


Location Plymouth, MI, USA


Your tasks are challenging and multifaceted:

In the Business Division Electronics, this position, the Process Engineer is requested to cover Supplier Quality Assurance / Material Group Management which will be responsible as a technical specialist for the development of the current & new suppliers for the Stamping & Die Casting commodities, as well as, provide technical support to the suppliers for these commodities.


Systematically supervising and supporting suppliers of the respective materials group with regard to Q performance and further development of the suppliers together with the MGM Manager in Purchasing.

Systematically supporting implementation of the necessary quality requirements at suppliers.

Evaluating the quality capabilities of suppliers within the context of selecting suppliers on the basis of HELLA requirements. Releasing new suppliers, new locations and new processes in consultation with superiors and involved entities.

Planning, coordinating, conducting system and process audits in accordance with current stipulations and regulations. Sustained implementation of the the audit action plans with the suppliers.Tracking and prioritizing quality-relevant risks.

Supporting SQA-TtM in accomplishing the quality pre-planning for new parts, processes, procedures in the internal Hella project teams and at suppliers.

Initiating and monitoring programs at selected suppliers with regard to continual quality improvement. Documenting progress and demonstrating the quality improvements at internal management meetings.

Advising and managing suppliers escalated to level 2 or 3 in materials group in accordance with HELLA Procedure.


Your profile is as diversified as your upcoming tasks:

  • Bachelors Degree: Engineering (Industrial, Mechanical, Electronic, etc)
  • Experience working in the Die Casting &/or Stamping processes (both ideal, but, must have experience in Stamping process)
  • Experience adjusting the processes parameters in the Stamping process, ideally Die Casting, too.
  • Required knowledge in solving problems with Stamping tools and Die Casting.
  • Available to travel expending time with suppliers (up to 50% of the time)



Take the opportunity to reveal your potential within a global, family-run company that offers you the best possible conditions for progressing in your career.

Please send us your application through our careers portal, citing your desired salary and reference number 90043375.

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