Textron Specialist SBD Bohemia in Knezmost, Czech Republic

Specialist SBD Bohemia


We – about 6,500 employees in 16 countries – are Kautex Textron. As one of the Top 100 global automotive suppliers, we develop innovative fuel tank systems for all of the world’s leading car manufacturers. We are innovators: Our Selective Catalytic Reduction System segment offers industry leading technology to reduce emissions. Our latest plastic packaging solution, VPD 90®, is a revolutionary system for our customers. We value the diversity of thought that drives innovation and engagement – and we take pride in watching our ideas become reality. We place a strong focus on the development and promotion of all employees, which is an essential part of our growth strategy. Our recognition by “Deutscher Bildungspreis 2015” (German Education Award) underscores the excellent development and talent management at Kautex. Would you like to be part of our success story?

For Kautex Bohemia plant in Czech Republic we are looking for Specialist SBD Bohemia.


  • Manage and track supplier performance to ensure the delivery of high quality parts to Kautex

  • Apply standardized tools and methodologies (eg. supplier capability assessments, supplier performance reviews, requalification audits, 8D reviews, BCAQ ..) to enable sufficient preparation, execution and maintenance of quality improvement actions at the supply base

  • carry out component APQP for components that are launched in the assigned programs including identification and escalation of potential roadblocks

  • act as a partner for the assigned supplier development and to foster close collaboration

  • support the regional SBD leads and strategic buyers in assessing potential new suppliers

  • manage quality complains in business CAQ and share supplier issues that could affect other plants and programs

  • support and track supplier 8Ds through to completion (including verification of corrective actions)

  • support and track supply base on site (regularly business trips)


  • Working experience in the quality management (min 1 year)

  • Experience in automotive industry (min 1 year)

  • Czech and English fluent

  • Experience with OEM Q-systems and requirements

  • Good commication skills

  • Abillity to couch and develop colleagues in the same position

  • Experience with audit execution

  • Self-development

  • Prioritty Setting

  • Drive for Results

  • Ethics and Values

  • Compassion

  • Organizing

Job Quality

Primary Location Czech Republic-Knezmost

Recruiting Company Kautex

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 253213