Complex Quality Engineer (STA)

Recruiter
Birmingham
Location
Solihull
Salary
£28 per hour
Posted
09 Sep 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An opportunity for an STA Complex Quality Engineer to join a prestigious automotive manufacturer, on a 3 month contract. The role will involve resolution of Complex Quality issues, working closely with suppliers, site STA, Programme STA and PD to ensure Programme Builds and Assembly Plant Launch quality. The successful applicant should be educated to degree level in a manufacturing or engineering discipline, and have experience in a similar role, ideally within an automotive manufacturing environment.

THE ROLE

- Coordinate and participate in selection of Complex Quality projects
- Obtain list of Complex Quality supplier key contacts and site STA Engineer contacts
- Ensure supplier engagement in Complex Quality teams
- Communicate Complex Quality project requirements to the appropriate STA personnel
- Confirm project timelines and expectations with project teams
- Collate weekly status update information and distribute to Programme and Site team
- Coordinate supplier part quality preperation activities, including APQP
- Work with suppliers to verify production processes are robust
- Ensure parts are within specification for each build phase
- If problems are identified, coordiate containments to protect build and plan PCA
- Ensure effective Quality Wall activity is in place for all known issues at supplier
- Understand supplier's process inputs and outputs for the Complex Quality related critical parts
- Work with supplier to implement process management and controls
- Ensure PFMEA is up to date
- Participate in team meetings and progress reviews

THE PERSON

- Previous experience as an STA Quality Engineer
- Educated in engineering or manufacturing discipline
- Previous experience working in automotive manufacturing environment
- Excellent knowledge of quality tools (eg. PFMEA, APQP, 8D, Kaizen, Six-Sigma)

If you feel that you have the experience and qualifications necessary for this position please click apply and send an up to date version of your CV. If you match the criteria, one of our consultants will be in touch to discuss your application.

We look forward to hearing from you.