Supplier Quality Assurance Engineer (RB1)
An Automotive 1st Tier supplier of complete interior trim solutions are currently looking to recruit an SQA Engineer to join one of their business unit located in the West Midlands.
As SQA Engineer, you will be charged with leading activities to develop, implement and maintain supplier strategies from a quality perspective and to ensure supplier quality KPI’s are achieved in terms of Quality, Cost & Delivery.
The SQA Engineer will be responsible for:
- Auditing of suppliers leading up to and beyond supplier nomination.
- Supporting VA/VE activities together with supplier risk assessments and provide input to Approved Supplier List
- Regular communication to align activities between Corporate SQA and plant SQA
- Support Program Quality with Advanced Supplier Quality activities at the supply base to ensure supplier days & supplier launch readiness reviews, Supplier APQP & PPAP verifications and On-site product verifications.
- Working closely with the plant supplier quality resources, program launch and purchasing resources to achieve the supply base development and supplier performance
The successful candidate will:
- Be educated to degree level in engineering or HNC/HND
- Have previous experience working in a similar role within the automotive tier one arena.
- Have extensive knowledge of Advanced Quality Planning and Product Validation tools (APQP, PPAP) together with knowledge of quality management systems ISO9000/IATF 16949
- Have good knowledge of VA/VE and process auditing
Candidates will have excellent communication and planning skills. You will be team orientated with high level computer literacy to include MS-Office, MS-Project, Lotus Notes,…
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