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Subcontractor Fabrication Supervisor in Southfield, MI at Hire Road

Date Posted: 5/26/2018

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Supplier Project Coordinator
Southfield, MI


Our client is one of the world’s leading supplier of products, systems, and services, mainly for automobile manufacturing and is looking to add a Supplier Project Coordinator to their team. The Supplier Project Coordinator will be responsible for the direct monitoring of fabrication subcontractors and will insure quality products, on time deliveries, and control cost.

The Supplier Project Coordinator must have technical experience and knowledge of welding and metals and have the willingness and ability to travel

Supplier Project Coordinator Requirements:

  • 3 years of position related experience
  • Able to read and understand technical engineering drawings and documents, 3D models, project schedules
  • Experience in GMAW, GTAW, SMAW weld processes for mild steel and stainless, able to inspect and troubleshoot weld processes and procedures.
  • Experience in visual weld inspection, dye penetrant weld inspection/testing other NDT testing protocols.
  • Familiar with AWS, ASME, and AISC welding and fabrication standards.
  • Willing and able to work overtime, weekends, and holidays when necessary

Supplier Project Coordinator Description:

  • Make on site visits to suppliers to track progress and adherence to schedule for outsourced manufacturing and prepare reports on the same.
  • Make on site visits to suppliers to ensure outsourced manufacturing for sheet metal, structural steel and related products meets stringent technical and quality requirements, and prepare reports on the same.
  • Verify fabrications for dimensional tolerances, perform quality control checks and evaluate methods/procedures to determine how quality might be improved
  • Works directly with engineers and project managers to determine procedures, priorities and scheduling for outsourced manufacturing.
  • Responsible to work with Purchasing and Engineering to review proposed subcontracts, scopes of work, responsibility matrices, release for fabrication drawings, and schedule prior to awarding purchase orders
  • Assists buyers with the identification and technical evaluation of suppliers and technical support in pricing negotiations.
  • Assist buyers in qualifying and developing new suppliers for fabricated products.
  • Travel approximately 50-70%


Choosing the Hire Road is about shared success, active and committed partnerships and relationships that last.  Hire Road is solely focused on connecting highly skilled professionals with leading organizations. We are a solutions-based, results-oriented staffing company specializing in a wide range of industry specific practices. To put it simply, we recruit, screen and hire talented people for temporary and full-time positions.

This classification description is intended to indicate the general kinds of tasks and levels of work difficulty that are required of positions given this title and should not be construed as declaring what the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position shall be.  It is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct and control the work of the employees under her/his supervision.  The use of a particular expression or illustration describing duties shall not exclude other duties not mentioned that are of a similar kind or level of difficulty.

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