Supplier Quality Engineer

Recruiter
ATA Recruitment Ltd
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£30k - 35k per year + Pension
Posted
15 Sep 2017
Closes
16 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
Role - Supplier Quality Engineer

Salary - £30,000 - £35,000 + Pension

Location - Birmingham

The Company

My client are a FTSE 100 business with a huge presence in the Aerospace market. In Birmingham they employ over 300 staff, turnover £30 million and manufacture highly bespoke mechanical systems for aircraft. The company carry out all of their own product research and development, manufacturing and quality engineering on site making them a true engineering business and a very attractive business to work for.

Due to business demand they are now looking to recruit a new Supplier Quality Engineer who will act as an interface between the internal manufacturing teams and the sub contactors who are suppliers of metal & chemical treatment processes along with suppliers of forgings, castings and metal bar.

If you have a background in Quality Engineering and have excellent communication skills alongside previous experience investigating non-conformances and are looking to join a company who are massively expanding offering a great deal of opportunity then apply now for immediate consideration.

My client is looking to get somebody on board ASAP so please contact Marie Joel on ************* for immediate consideration.

The Role

The role of Supplier Quality Engineer will involve:

- The Supplier Quality Engineer is the quality interface between manufacturing and all of their suppliers, providing support for any quality issues that might arise.

- Key supplier being dealt with are plating plants, painting plants, welding, anodising, metal bar suppliers and foundries.

- Investigating non-conformances to determine who at fault, using problem solving tools such as 8D, 5Y and 3C.

- Producing corrective action reports for suppliers.

- FMEA - using the process to identify flaws in the suppliers manufacturing processes and mitigate for risk within it.

- Working with suppliers to improve their current processes so less quality issues occur in the future.

- 20%-40% of the role will be out on the road visiting and meeting with suppliers.

The Candidate

To be successful in your application for the Supplier Quality Engineer position you will need:

- A Quality Engineering background within an Aerospace, Automotive, Oil & Gas or Power Generation background.

- Previous experience managing supplier relationships.

- Experience in the use of root cause analysis and 8D problem solving tools.

The Benefits

- Joining a global Aerospace business with excellent career progression opportunities.

- Currently investing in the site to double its size in the next few years resulting in lots of opportunity to progress.

- Autonomous role, opportunity to develop the role and put your own stamp on it.

Interested in the Supplier Quality Engineer position?

Please contact Marie Joel (Talent Sourcing Specialist) on ************* or email ******************************** alternatively click the 'apply' button below.