Supplier Quality Engineer

Interaction Bradford
£30k - 35k per year
30 Sep 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
SUPPLIER QUALITY ENGINEER AUTOMOTIVE BRADFORD/HALIFAX £30,000 - £35,000 My client manufactures and specialises in the design and prototyping of high specification precision components. Having 2 large production sites based in West Yorkshire, they pride themselves on understanding and satisfying their customers' needs fully, understanding their customers' products and continue to provide optimum solutions and new product technology. The Role As the Quality Engineer you will play a key role and be responsible for the Audit, Control and Measurement of all the automotive companies suppliers and materials. Ensuring the best quality products are received at all times, investigate any supplier issues and the root cause to determine a new supply, improving supplier engagement. Provide and work closely with the purchasing manager any recommendations for improvement wherever possible. Record & maintain supplier PPM data. Working very closely with purchasing, logistics and planning on both sites Conduct supplier visits – producing analytical reports for supplier KPI’s and quality. Coordinate all supplier activity. Identify non – performing suppliers through regular monitoring and data analysis. Assisting in problem solving with suppliers to build & maintain successful relationships. Action & implement new product changes and programmes. Support & develop of receiving Control plan & ensure it complies with Quality, materials management systems and Environmental requirements. Liaise with buyers for all components purchasing – understanding the quality requirements, budgets and reactive resolution of any resource quality issues. Systems, Data & Capabilities ISO – TS & ISO 14001 & ISO 18001 World class manufacturing tools – 8D, FMEA, Process mapping, Process capability About you Must have working knowledge of TS16949 and recent experience within the Automotive industry. World Class Lean Manufacturing tools. Full and working understanding of root cause analysis and CAPA TS16949 auditor Black/Green Belt Six Sigma is desired. Candidate must have commitment to continuous improvement and can demonstrate ability to manage projects. Offering a salary in the region of £30.000 - £35,000 dependant on experience with excellent company benefits. Please call me if you would like to discuss this opportunity further. This job was originally posted as