Product Assurance Supply Chain Engineer

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  • Location

    Bolton, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Contact:

    Janet Mottram

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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My client is looking for an experienced Product Assurance Engineer to join the Quality Supply Chain team in support of missile programmes. This opportunity provides the chance to work within a new dynamic quality team providing quality assurance activities with our supply base.

The Role
* Work with internal stakeholders to finalise the surveillance planning activities and schedule for our suppliers.
* Conduct Quality audits/assessments in line with the surveillance plan and against the Suppliers contracted Quality requirements, reviewing the Suppliers progress, conducting product acceptance, with the aim of reducing project risk.
* Manage supplier Product Non Conformance. Facilitate implementation of the non-conformance defect investigation process both internally and with the supplier .Provide Non-Conformance data analysis and summary reports.

What's in it for you?
* Opportunity to join a vibrant quality organisation and further develop as a quality professional
* Gain knowledge of deploying latest quality tools and techniques
* Opportunity to identify process improvements to aid on time and on quality delivery of products during the product life cycle
* Management of quality assurance activities associated with an international supply base
What's great about the team?
* You will be joining a dynamic, focussed team responsible for assessing and improving the quality in the supply base
* The team are experienced and keen to share their knowledge

What are we looking for?
* Engineer with experience of quality management systems, techniques and processes especially during industrialisation/manufacturing phases .
* Experience of working within quality supply chain environment and able to operate effectively as part of team.
* Experienced in Quality Tools & Techniques (8D, 5Y, PFMEA).
* Practical knowledge of non-conformance management process and SAP business tool an advantage,
* Ability to travel and work in a team environment
* Qualified as a minimum to HND or HNC with experience within Engineering or Quality Assurance

Recognising the restricted nature of the work there is a requirement for the candidate to be eligible to obtain Security Clearance for this role.