Quality Engineer

Recruiter
Lean Engineering Recruitment
Location
Walsall
Salary
£40000 - 45000 Per Annum
Posted
31 Jul 2017
Closes
10 Sep 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
Quality Engineer
Location: Walsall
Salary: £40000 - £45000

A local foundry are now looking to expand their quality department. They now require a Quality Engineer to join their team.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a big company who are also expanding with new factories opening up across the UK.

Quality Engineer - Job Responsibilities and Tasks:
? Ownership of Product quality introduction activities:
? NPI launch metrics for scrap etc are met prior to SOP
? Creation and update of PPAP trackers for each new or modified program.
? Creation of PPAP pack for submission and future records
? PSW sign off
? Lead NPI / PPAP KPI reviews with the customer
? Ownership of NPI metrics and communication through the business - Including costs vs BOM
? Lead creation of FMEA and Controls Plans and other Quality documentation for new programmes
? Controlling product and process changes
? Control of deviations
? Communicating with the customer on status and timing of NPI parts, for key metrics including dimensional status, PPAP activity status and delivery commitments.
? Chair weekly NPI meetings - cross functional review
? Create NPI timing plans, including action plans, for new programmes
? Attend contract review meetings to understand implications of changes and turn into actions
? Work with the technical department on supply and manufacture of new tooling
? Liaising with customers, suppliers, internal departments and other stakeholders on quality issues.
? Problem resolution (Internal and External), including scrap reduction
? General quality support -
? 8D / PPS report writing
? Auditing activities (Product / Process / Systems)
? Implementation and follow-up of containment activities.
? Product and process support for all internal processes.
? Consistently identify opportunities for improvement within the department and record all improvements.

Quality Engineer- job requirements:
The ideal candidate must come from the manufacturing industry as a Quality Engineer. You will also have the following skills, qualifications and experience:
Hold a recognised engineering qualification such as HNC, HND or BEng
Experience of PPAP, PSW, 8D or APQP
Ideally have experience of NPI (New Product Introduction)

For more information please call Paul Gorton on **************

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