Supplier Quality Assurance Engineer

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  • Location:

    Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex

  • Sector:

    Quality Engineers

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  • Salary:

    £36000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Harry Garvin

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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Supplier Quality Assurance Engineer

Shoreham - By - Sea

£35,000 - £45,000

A global engineering and strategic, technical and environmental consultancy are now recruiting for a Supplier Quality Assurance Engineer. This vacancy is an excellent opportunity to join a growing quality department and be a key member of the team.

As a Supplier Quality Assurance Engineer you main responsibility will be for the quality of purchased parts from suppliers.

Key objectives:

  • Supplier Quality Assurance activities within the supply chain including: PPAP, process audit, surveillance visits

  • Problem resolution of parts quality issues working with suppliers using 8D and other automotive industry tools

  • Management of supplier quality performance, including verification and implementation of corrective actions

  • Managing the parts quality implications of product and process changes

  • Hands-on experience of Lean Manufacturing

Relevant experience:

  • Some knowledge of automotive technology and product development

  • Experience with various manufacturing processes

  • Excellent problem solving skills

  • Experience of quality systems, quality tools & techniques

  • A good communicator with intercultural and interpersonal skills

  • The ability to communicate and present effectively to suppliers and clients at all levels