Senior Automotive Auditor/IATF Jobs in Rutherford – New Jersey – USA at SGS

Title: Senior Automotive Auditor/IATF

Company: SGS

Location: Rutherford – New Jersey – USA

Type: Full Time

Category: Quality Control, Airport/Airline

Position:  Senior Automotive Auditor (IATF)

Company DescriptionSGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 89,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 2,600 offices and laboratories around the world.

Job DescriptionAs the Senior Automotive Auditor, you will perform third-party audits per SGS Certification procedures and the requirements for the applicable standards. They are responsible to make relevant decisions concerning the audit process and to inform SGS SSC as required to resolve issues outside the audit process. The Senior Automotive Auditor is responsible to collect and analyze sufficient information to provide a recommendation for certification.

They have the authority for the control and performance of auditing activities including planning and the control of other members of audit teams.

Perform audits in any capacity in conformance with SGS Global/Local procedures, sector specific schemes and IATF 16949

Assimilate, understand, and operate the SGS Certification Management System in all activities relating to the post, and to liaise with the Product Managers and Accreditation Manager regarding any changes to its design and implementation

Control as necessary, teams of auditors during the activities covered by items above.

Decide upon evidence gained during audits whether stration should be recommended or allowed to continue.

Strive to acquire sufficient audit experience to cover the whole of SGSs Certification’s accredited activities.

Assist in the training of other auditors and lead auditors during planned audits or during other training functions.

Participate actively in witness audits by SGS or accreditation bodies.

Maintain all audit credentials.

Undertake any other activities as directed by the Operations and/or Accreditation Manager.

Adheres to internal standards, policies, and procedures.

Possible assignments against other standards (e.g. ISO 9001:2015)

Travels up to 80% of the time. Depending on clients locations and scope of work


Bachelors degree or higher in relevant discipline, or similar preferred

Qualified Lead Auditor Accredited scheme against IATF 16949

Have satisfactorily completed an approved IATF 16949 Auditor/Lead Auditor course. The course must include an examination, which must be passed to evidence satisfactory completion. It would be a plus to have completed similar training for ISO 9001

Have competent working knowledge of recognized quality, security, service management and business continuity related ISO standards.

Experience in the automotive sector is required.

Ability to travel, have valid passport and driver license

Integrity, tact and character, and high professional standards.

Proficient in Word, Excel. PowerPoint & Outlook

In the course of employment, you will be required to travel to and/or work at a client site. The company requires employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to travel commercially and many clients require visitors performing work at their locations to be vaccinated. Therefore, this role requires a candidate who is fully vaccinated or will be prior to an anticipated start date.

The successful candidate will be required to provide proof of having received a COVID-19 vaccination.

The company will provide a reasonable …


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