APQP Engineer


Kenitra, MA

Country/Region:  Morocco
Job Function:  Quality
Requisition ID:  34043
Employment Type:  Salary

APQP Engineer

Kenitra - MA


Driving the future of automotive. We’re Lear For You.


Company Overview


Lear, a global automotive technology leader in Seating and E-Systems, enables superior in-vehicle experiences for consumers around the world. Our diverse team of more than 165,000 talented employees in 37 countries is driven by a commitment to innovation, operational excellence, and sustainability. Lear is Making every drive better™ by providing the technology for safer, smarter, and more comfortable journeys. Lear, headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, serves every major automaker in the world and ranks #186 on the Fortune 500. Further information about Lear is available at lear.com, or follow us on Twitter @LearCorporation


Lear has been operating in Morocco since 2003, offering a wide range of products and demonstrating strong expertise in electrical distribution systems, electronics, surface materials, and seating JIT(Just-in-Time).  With its 17 cutting-edge production and engineering sites located in Rabat, Tangier, Kenitra, and Meknes, Lear Morocco has become a major and significant player in the industry employing over 19,000 diverse & talented team members.

Lear Morocco has been certified as a Top Employer for 3 consecutive years, in recognition of its unwavering commitment to operational excellence, innovation, and fostering supportive work environment.


Key Responsibilities :


•    Comply with the quality management system.

•    Manage and execute the advanced quality activities APQP/ANPQP or any similar customer requirement. 

•    Ensures the Voice of the Customer is clearly understood, translated into requirements, technical specifications, and special characteristics

•    Elaborate the control plan and ensure its efficient execution in manufacturing area in all phases.

•    Participate on the PFMEA elaboration.

•    Ensure the manufacturing line readiness and tooling validation.

•    Consolidate and ensure the correct implementation of the lessons learnt in manufacturing area.

•    Manage the PPAP deliverables and PSW submission and approval.

•    Prepare Product validation plan and confirm the results are satisfactory before parts shipment

•    Lead the G8D meetings to solve customer Aims / Quality Rejections and internal issues during prototype phase

•    Reduce the cost of non-quality (sorting / rework).

•    Ensure the proper use of the statistical tools (SPC, R&R, control chart XR…).

•    Investigate and Analyze the returned products (Aim, Warranty...)

•    Use problem solving methodologies and the quality tools to fix the internal and external issues.

•    Meet the customer objectives and satisfy their requirements and audits.

•    Coach and develop the quality team under your responsibility & support them in the execution of the daily tasks.



Key Skills :


  • Bac+5 minimum with experience in automotive wiring Industry (Minimum 2 Years’ in Quality).
  • Demonstrated expertise in Quality Core tools.
  • Demonstrated expertise in problem solving (8D,s 5Why’s, Ishikawa, Is/Is not...).
  • Attentive to detail in all aspects.
  • Fluent in French & English.


Why Lear


We offer a fantastic place to work, opportunity to grow and being part of a company who places its people first.


What We Offer


  • Competitive Salary,
  • Competitive social perks including:  
    • Medical insurance
    • Social security benefits,
    • Transportation allowance,
    • Canteen in site
  • Paid Vacations
  • Flexible working hours,
  • Access to Learning and development opportunities
  • Opportunities to give back to the community
  • Meaningful work that makes a difference in the world




Lear Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workplace.

Applicants must submit their resumes for consideration using our applicant tracking system. Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, or similar, will not be paid a fee and will become the property of Lear Corporation.

Location Code: