Supplier Quality Engineer

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Job Title: Supplier Quality Engineer

Location: Dorchester

Salary: Competitive + Strong company benefits

Role overview

AEUK is seeking a Supplier Quality Engineer who is experienced in supply chain quality management both initial approval activity through to surveillance and quality improvement activities

This is an opportunity to join the ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK Operations Division to implement a highly effective approach to supply chain improvement.

Key responsibilities (but not limited to):

  • Participate to provide quality input for the development, manufacture, procurement and acceptance activities for both detail and assemblies
  • Supplier auditing including both initial and ongoing surveillance
  • Supporting Procurement with grow/maintain strategy
  • Product FCA/PCA audits
  • Management of supplier root cause and corrective action
  • Support new product introduction in the supply chain
  • Creation of supplier quality metrics, levels and trends
  • Development of supplier quality requirements and audit schedule based on risk
  • Interact with suppliers and design team to assist in resolving design, development, production and acceptance issues
  • Supplier relationship management
  • Improvement and development activities in the supply chain

The ideal candidate will have:

  • At least two years' experience in a manufacturing, production or quality engineering role
  • Proven track record in supplier quality management;
  • Practical experience of supplier audits (system, product and process);
  • Auditor or Lead Auditor qualification or ability to gain qualification;
  • Knowledge of quality standards ISO9001, AS9102 and preferably AS9100;
  • Understanding of configuration and change management processes;
  • Understanding of Supplier Quality requirements and contractual flow downs;
  • Root Cause and Corrective Action practitioner using 8D process or similar;
  • Ability to demonstrate methodical approach to root cause and corrective action;
  • Good communications skills both verbal and written;
  • Experience of special process auditing would be an advantageous

The company prides itself on creating an inspiring environment for employees, generating an ethos of entrepreneurial spirit and rewarding opportunities. To apply, please call 0161 707 1516 or send your CV to Alex Tyrrell for more details.