Quality Engineer Electronics or Automotive

Asset Appointments
Up to £47,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
01 Jun 2019
18 Jun 2019
COMPANY DESCRIPTION, PROFILE AND SCOPE OF ROLE: Our Client is well established engineering/manufacturing business and world leader in their field. This role represents an excellent career opportunity. Reporting to the Quality & Test Manager, the successful candidate will assist and maintain the QMS. Monitoring supplier quality and performance and be responsible for improving business KPI’s. Take a pro-active role in identifying quality issues, performing root-cause analysis and implementing corrective / preventative measures as appropriate. Coordinate both internal and external audits working with external auditors. KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: · To support the Quality & Test Manager on a wide range of quality issues to ensure compliance to QMS procedures and Product Conformity. · Carry out quality and environmental audits and inspections throughout manufacturing. · Liaising with both suppliers and customers on Continual Improvement Activities. · Expand QMS and ERP in direction of IEMS business strategies. · Ownership and reporting on all quality issues associated with suppliers. · Develop SQM and Supplier KPI’s. · Participate in key supplier monitoring processes which include: Supplier Audits and Supplier Corrective Actions. · Liaising with the Manufacturing and Product Engineers in the Business Units, in assessing and addressing material quality issues. · Track supplier quality performance measurements for suppliers (KPI’s) and participate in supplier performance reviews and approval. · Manage Supplier and Client Change Requests. · Support Incoming Quality Control (IQC). · Support risk (DFMEA & FMEA) documentation review activities and ensure that all failure modes in process have been identified and addressed. · Continuous Improvement champion. · Check Maintenance Procedures are being followed and carried out. · Improve product fails by analysing Inspection and Test Fails to find the source of reoccurring Production failings. · Continually improve process flow working with Production Supervisors. · Develop clear and concise Work Instructions. · Develop a training plan with Production Supervisors for new starters. · Process Client Returns using the Return Procedure and liaising with the Client Quality Department. QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES: · Quality tools. Expertise in 8D and FAI. · Working in an ISO9001 and ISO14001 environments. · ISO/TS 16949 Automotive Quality Management trained · Understanding of Six Sigma. · Diploma/Degree Educated. · Background in Electronics. · Excellent PC skills MS Office. Excellent analytical, report writing and presentation skills. · Experience in a manufacturing QA role is desirable. · Ability to plan, organise, and implement multiple tasks. · Excellent communicator. · Full clean driving licence. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/86571783