Quality staff jobs in Japan Vehicle Supplier Mitsubishi FUSO – Kawasaki, Japan

Job Number: MIT00002SH

Publication Period: 08/30/2023 – 12/31/2030

Location: Nakahara-ku, Kawasaki, Japan

Organization: Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC), a Daimler Truck Company

Job Category: Quality Management

About Mitsubishi Fuso:

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC) is a global leader in commercial vehicle manufacturing, with our FUSO brand representing 40% of Daimler Truck sales worldwide. We combine Japanese craftsmanship with Daimler’s global expertise to deliver top-quality trucks and buses in over 170 markets.

About the Operations Department:

Our Operations team ensures the seamless production and delivery of our vehicles. We manage everything from global supply chain logistics to cutting-edge manufacturing processes, maintaining the highest quality standards every step of the way.

Your Mission:

As a Vehicle Supplier Quality Specialist, you will play a critical role in ensuring the quality of vehicle parts supplied to MFTBC. Your primary focus will be:

  • Conducting thorough PPAP (Production Part Approval Process) reviews to ensure parts meet our strict quality standards.
  • Analyzing and resolving 0km (initial) failures to prevent issues from reaching customers.
  • Collaborating with domestic and overseas suppliers to optimize production processes and identify root causes of quality problems.
  • Evaluating and mitigating supply chain risks to ensure uninterrupted vehicle production.

Your Challenge and Development:

This role offers the opportunity to gain deep expertise in:

  • Vehicle and parts quality control across a wide range of components (brakes, steering, suspension, electronics, etc.).
  • Global supply chain management and risk mitigation strategies.
  • Japanese and international quality standards and regulations.


  • Maintain high parts quality levels through PPAP and ISIR (Initial Sample Inspection Report) processes.
  • Audit supplier production processes to identify and address potential issues.
  • Troubleshoot production line, field claim, and KD (Knock-Down Kit) quality issues.
  • Effectively communicate and negotiate with internal MFTBC teams and external suppliers.


  • Job Experience: Prior experience in vehicle quality, parts quality, or supplier management is essential.
  • Practical Knowledge: Understanding of vehicle homologation, road traffic laws, vehicle structure, and part structure is desired.
  • Language Skills: Business-level English and native-level Japanese are required.
  • Technical Skills: Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Teams).


  • Join a global leader in commercial vehicle manufacturing.
  • Collaborate with a diverse, international team.
  • Opportunities for professional development and growth.
  • Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.

To Apply:

Submit your resume and cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and passion for quality.


To apply for this job please visit jobsearch.daimlertruck.com.

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