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NPI Quality project engineer

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    £35000 per annum

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    Ben Tucker

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    +44 (0)161 871 8811

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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The Role:
Quality Engineer
Experience: Required
Salary: 35k
Based: Accrington

My client are well established in the automotive industry. Manufacturing and supplying
various parts across the UK and hold the top share in the domestic industry. They promise to
develop and supply “smaller, lighter, and more durable” products.
This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a global manufacturer and well regarded company in the industry.

The Role:
To play a part in holding up quality procedures and standards throughout the manufacturing process. Manage the Quality Aspects of the Production Parts Approval Process (PPAP)

Role Responsibilities:
  • Manage the Production Parts Approval Process (PPAP) to ensure the relevant documentation is completed and submitted to the customer
  • Manage the Parts Submissions Warrant (PSW) process to ensure the correct documentation is completed, sent to the customer on time and approvals are documented and obtained in a timely manner
  • Update and maintain project related documentation
  • Provide support for production relating to sample submissions
  • Manage customer complaints regarding product launch
  • Conducting reviews on Statistical Process Control Data
  • Ability to travel when needed including overseas
Key skills:
  • Core tools – FMEA, PPAP, MSA, SPC, Control Plans, Process Flows
  • 3 years’ experience within a testing and product part submission environment
  • 3 years’ experience within an Automotive environment which has a design responsibility
  • Experience of working within an APQP or ANPQP framework.
  • Understanding and review SPC data sets
  • Able to create timing plans
  • Planning and prioritizing workload
  • Microsoft Office
  • Understands DOE basic principles
  • Problem solving tools including 8D, 4M and 5Y
  • Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt (Desirable)
  • Experience of Value Stream mapping (Desirable)
  • IATF 16949/ISO 9001 Internal Auditor (Desirable)
Contact me:
Does this sound interesting to you? If you require any more information, please call me on 01618718811 and ask for Ben. Alternatively, you can email me on
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