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Supplier Quality Engineer

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    Electrical, Engineering, Maintenance, Quality and Manufacturing, Testing and QA

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus, Pension, Training & Development

  • Contact:

    Jeremy Kabongo

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)121 796 1888

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Job: Supplier Quality Engineer
Location: - Warwickshire
Term: Permanent
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 DOE
Benefit: Bonus, Pension, Training & Development
My client is looking for a Supplier Quality Engineer to join their business on a permanent basis in the Warwickshire area. You will have the Responsible for ensuring that the products produced meet quality standards required to minimise quality costs and maximise customer satisfaction whilst ensuring that procedures and processes are adhered to. Manage the customer specific requirements and offer technical support. Work on multiple phases or sub-tasks of projects or entire projects of high complexity.
Key responsibility and duties are:
  • Lead supplier interface from inception through to start of production
  • Work with purchasing to assess potential suppliers to ensure compatibility with the company Quality expectations
  • Conduct site audits against ISO9001
  • Manage PPAP approval and Processes
  • Manage part approval processes for parts on new projects, ensuring that pre-production builds have the right part, to the right Quality and at the right time
  • Managing quality concerns relating to allocated suppliers
  • Monitor and control conformity of production within the supply base
  • Supporting the supplier to resolve quality issues to ensure product quality and supply
  • Support manufacturing with new model build concerns to ensure build plans are maintained and issues are addressed in a controlled and constructive manner
  • Conduct supplier selection audits to assess capability and suitability. Working closely with the Purchasing department to ensure suitable supplier selection and feedback on supplier performance concerns
  • Assist with creating quality standards for new models and train manufacturing on model quality requirements
  • Working within the Quality team to create and implement new systems to act as a robust foundation for a brand new Quality department
Essential Requirements for Candidates:
  • Supplier sourcing management using the PPAP system is essential
  • Automotive experience is preferable
  • ISO 9001:2015 Lead Auditor Qualification is preferable
  • Experienced in root cause analysis techniques
  • Self-sufficient and good organisational skills
  • Excellent communication skills across all processes
  • Leadership experience
  • Decision making and problem-solving skills
  • Keen eye for detail
  • Trained in PFMEA
Benefits include:
  • 4% (both sides) auto enrol pension
  • 2 x annual salary life assurance if in the pension
  • Attendance bonus
  • EBITDA bonus paying up to 5% of annual salary if Company targets are met
  • Free parking
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Employee discount on products across the group
If you could be interested in the role as a Supplier Quality Engineer Engineer, please apply with your latest CV, Salary expectation and availability as soon as possible. Call Jeremy at Premier Engineering on 0121 796 1888 for further information.