Supplier Quality Engineer

PDQ Engineering Recruitment
12 Feb 2018
21 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Interested in Supplier Quality and Development? A leading and High-Growth Defense Electronics Company based in Chelmsford would be interested to speak with you.

You will join the business at a crucial time as they deliver further improvements as part of their Quality function. In this key role you will take a strategic approach, working closely with their suppliers to drive the implementation of quality and process improvements.

You will identify technical issues and implement corrective actions, increase quality reliability, use your technical understanding to execute tools for calibration systems and regulate product transition requirements.

As a Supplier Quality Engineer in this role you will:
• Manage supplier performance;
• Input and advise on all quality aspects relating to the Procurement supplier selection process;
• Lead/Monitor Quality status & sampling activities (QIS);
• Verify and validate supplier capability and product/process controls are aligned with company specifications and requirements;
• Take immediate containment action for non-conforming product from suppliers and then follow a rigorous problem-solving process, such as 8D or similar methodology, to achieve complete preventative solutions with Suppliers in order to prevent re-occurrence and roll out where applicable to prevent occurrence;
• Conduct periodic supplier audits to Contractual and Capability requirements;

To be successful as a Supplier Quality Engineer, are likely to have the following:
• Proven track record in Supplier Quality Assurance
• Proven track record of structured problem-solving techniques, such as 8D and other quality tools
• Understanding of engineering drawings and specifications
• Capable of obtaining SC – Security Clearance = 5+ Years solid working/living in the UK.

The ideal candidate will have a background in Supplier Quality Engineering and have worked in a high-end electronic or electro-mechanical engineering environment before but other relevant professional engineering industries would be considered i.e. Automotive/Aerospace/Defense/Scientific etc.

Please apply for more information or to make a formal application

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