Product Configuration Controller

Reed Engineering
12 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Configuration Controller Job type: Permanent Full time (37.5 hours per week) Midsomer Norton, near Bath If you are an experienced technical professional with a strong background in change control and product lifecycle management then this could be the ideal role to progress your career with a rapidly expanding cutting edge business. This position would suit someone with excellent attention to detail who has experience of providing technical administration in manufacturing environment. Experience of working with bills of materials, chanage management and release and product configuration would be ideal. The company specialise in innovative electronic products for the marine sector and are currently experiencing an exceptional period of growth and have achieved great success in worldwide markets. They are now looking to appoint a configuration controller to work take responsibility for managing all aspects of the product lifecycle management system as well as contributing to QA functions such as quality management system development. Ideally you will have experience in configuration control management within the electronics sector with good knowledge of working with PLM systems although strong candidates from other specialisms would also be welcome. If you are a talented, self-driven and ambitious individual who can strengthen the team and support ambitious international growth plans then please get in touch for more details. Job Responsibilities The Configuration Controller will take responsibility for managing all aspects of the product lifecycle management system (PLM system) as well as contributing to QA functions including inspection and quality management system development. As a key member of our operations team you will: * Be the custodian of the product lifecycle management system * Manage and coordinate engineering changes from new requests through to internal and supplier implementation * Chair the weekly engineering change control meeting * Be closely involved in defining the configuration of product prior to sale * Carry out first article inspections / soft proof approvals * Support the promotion of the ISO9001 quality management system * Be an active participant in the internal audit program - training provided The person To be effective in the above tasks you will need the following essential skills / experience; * Possess a solid understanding of product lifecycle management / change control * Experience in configuration control management ideally within electronics * Have an enthusiasm for accuracy and attention to detail. This is essential to the success of this role * Be an effective communicator and able to work well within our dynamic professional team * Have an analytical approach to problem solving For full details please contact David Constance at Reed Engineering on (Apply online only) or email Reed Specialist Recruitment is an Employment Agency and an Employment Business for permanent and temporary recruitment. In response to your application Reed will contact you by phone, email or SMS to discuss it and related opportunities. You can opt out at any time using the links provided