Supplier Quality Assurance Engineer

  • Location

    Southampton, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Contact:

    Louise Wardle

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Supplier Quality Assurance Engineer with manufacturing industry experience required to support the Business on site working with Project Managers, Design/Development teams, Operations and Procurement to improve the quality, cost and on time delivery for parts delivered from Suppliers.

The Business has developed working relationships with key Suppliers; working with the procurement function, this role is an essential part of developing Suppliers to improve overall Supplier performance. It is a combination of:

  • reactive actions to resolve defective parts received from Suppliers or other similar issues,
  • pro-active actions to reduce the risk of problems from Supplied parts,
  • a maintenance element to maintain good practices.

Maintaining effective working relationships with key Suppliers for defect management and defect reduction activities is key to this role.

Recognising the RESTRICTED nature of the work, suitable candidates will be SC cleared or eligible for this level of clearance.