Supplier Quality Engineer
A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Supplier Quality Engineer to join a specialist, market leading manufacturing company based in Cambridgeshire. The company have established a record of accomplishment of manufacturing electro-mechanical devices.
The Supplier Quality Engineer will come from a previous Supplier Quality Engineer role within the manufacturing industry, have auditing experience and be able to demonstrate a strong ability in dealing and liaising with suppliers. Additionally, the successful individual will need to have a background and working knowledge of ISO9001.
•Support the Quality Manager in improving understanding of ISO9001 across the business and through the supply chain.
•Build and maintain a close relationship with the Procurement team to improve supplier delivery and quality performance
•Support cost down activities through the supply chain.
•To maintain suitable metrics and performance indicators for the supply chain.
•To support and assist key suppliers in improving their delivery, quality and engineering processes.
•To audit and report on suppliers as required.
•Support the identification, selection and approval of new suppliers
•Ensure the flow-down of business and customer quality requirements through the supply chain
•Support the bid and project planning processes
•Conduct 8D reporting
•Strong problem solving and organizational skills
•Experience of project management
•Knowledge of various quality system methodologies such as Lean, 5 Why’s, Pareto Analysis, Six Sigma, 8-D, DFMEA, PFEMA, PPAP
•Must have strong verbal and written communication skills, work well with diverse groups of people and be able to function independently of direct supervision
•Must hold a valid driver’s license in good standing and the ability to travel abroad
Why Should You Apply?
•Salary: £37,000-£40,000 + Benefits
•25 days annual holiday + bank holidays
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