Supplier Management Engineer


Wooster, OH, US, 44691

Job Requisition ID:  5162


Schaeffler is a dynamic global technology company and its success has been a result of its entrepreneurial spirit and long history of private ownership. As a partner to all of the major automobile manufacturers, as well as key players in the aerospace and industrial sectors, we offer you many development opportunities.  


Your Key Responsibilities

  • Ensures assessment and initial approval of suppliers, with reference on quality and technology (on global and regional level) and guides local SQE respectively, with the aim of avoiding production disruptions.
  • Develops and/or implements qualitative and technology-specific supplier strategy in cooperation with dedicated Category Management Professional.
  • Plans, implements and follows up on initial assessments for evaluation and approval of potential suppliers.
  • Plans, executes and follows up on monitoring assessments, prepares quality indicators, initiates and prosecutes measures, which may include implementation of decent supplier development programs.
  • Executes task force missions for escalated problems with suppliers, i.e. improving quality planning process, negotiating of quality-relevant supplier documents, on global or regional level.
  • Executes training and qualification of the SQE organization, and provides internal advice regarding production technologies in the assigned commodity.

Your Qualifications

  • BS in Engineering or equivalent
  • Automotive manufacturing experience/ TS/ISO/AIAG Quality System knowledge and experience
  • Quality System Assessment trained
  • SAP knowledge and experience
  • Experienced in working with cross-functional teams/Excellent PC skills


Exciting assignments and outstanding development opportunities await you because we impact the future with innovation. We look forward to your application.


Information on our understanding of leadership can be found here:


Your contact 

Schaeffler Transmission, LLC  

David Moline  



Schaeffler is an equal employment opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive equal employment opportunities and consideration for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law. 


Keywords: Supply Chain Management;  


Job Type: Engineer 
Job Family: Supply Chain Management 
Contract Type: Not Applicable 
Schedule: Full-Time 

Nearest Major Market: Canton
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

Job Segment: Supply Chain Manager, Supply Chain, Aerospace Engineering, Manufacturing Engineer, Operations, Engineering, Automotive