Intern- Supplier Quality Engineer at Daimler

Expires in 13 days


When you join Daimler, you become a brand ambassador for a diverse global network of over 250,000 committed employees on 6 continents. Our employees drive the future of innovation in each of our world-class brands, including Freightliner trucks, Western Star trucks, Detroit™ engines and components, Thomas Built Buses, and Freightliner Custom Chassis.
Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) is the undisputed leader in the commercial vehicle market. We are elevating the industry by setting the bar for quality and execution. Our DTNA employees are empowered to drive the Technology Revolution through our innovative products and customer-focused culture. Our dedication to our customers does not stop once our products hit the road. We immerse ourselves in the customers’ experience and what drives their business toward the future.
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Job Overview
Supplier Quality Engineering is a fast paced and challenging environment that is ever changing. This internship is an exciting opportunity to work in the field at DTNA!
  • Special Project - of working on a "back to the basics" module which will outline all of the functions that Supplier Quality Engineers endure and execute.
  • Special Project - to implement a new process for system compliance.
  • Work with the suppliers to ensure supplier performance is regularly reported and learn how corrective actions are implemented.
  • Document activities related to investigation, disposition and resolution to quality complaints.
  • Assist in conducting supplier audits to confirm product conformity, or drive process standardization, waste elimination, and continuous improvement.
  • Monitor, communicate and improve key supply chain KPI’s, including DPPM, Quality Complaints, and capacity to support OTS (On Time Ship) compliance.
  • Support effort to establish specific short / long-term supplier quality goals.
  • Problem solving and root cause analysis activities with suppliers and customers to eliminate recurrence of non-conformances.
  • Update supplier audit system and schedule.


  • Minimum Junior level in a Bachelor's Program or higher (or have graduated within the past 12 months) required
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher required
  • An attached resume is required
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office required
  • Full time availability onsite from February 2019 through August 2019 required
  • Pursuing a degree in Engineering, Business Management, Manufacturing
  • Project management experience preferred
  • Statistical process control experience preferred
  • Knowledge of a foreign language preferred
  • Analytical thinking preferred
  • Six Sigma knowledge preferred
  • Knowledge of Quality Systems preferred
  • Knowledge of Manufacturing Process preferred

Additional Information
  • Applicants must be legally authorized to work permanently in the U.S. at the time of application.
  • Final candidate must successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check.
  • EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

For an accommodation or special assistance with applying for a posted position, please contact our Human Resources department at 503-745-8982 or toll free 800-206-3369. For TTY/TDD enabled call 503-745-2137 or toll free 866-355-6935.
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    Quality Management
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    Supplier Management Base Engine/Axles/Trans Detroit


To location: Gastonia, NC Daimler Components and Logistics
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