Manchester, Greater Manchester
£45000 - £50000 per annum
3 months ago
Regional APQP Engineer
Lead all project engineering (APQP) requirements / activities for new projects and support Project Managers. This will include process development & layouts, specification, design buy-off, assessment of modifications and final commissioning.
Working closely with the suppliers by being sited at an overseas region from the UK.
Responsible for the development and implementation of process documentation from prototype to production for NPI, including but not limited to- Process Flow, PFMEA, Control Plan, Work Instructions, Packing Instructions.
Conduct training and mentoring for NPI.
Support Design and Feasibility process for NPI and Eng. Change.
Actively support Process/customer concern investigation activities using Global 8D techniques.
Support engineering change on existing products and processes.
Ensure that the customers and companies quality objectives and requirements are identified and support the Programme/Production Manager to make sure they are applied.
Point of contact for the customer regarding APQP and PPAP submission.
Maintain, update and control current production documentation.
Support production and customer demands, both internal and external.
Maintain satisfactory levels of time-keeping and attendance.
Any other duties as required.
Educated to HNC or equivalent.
Experience of project management of new products from conception to final handover.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Experience of automotive quality tools, techniques and systems
Ability to form effective working relationships and internal/external customers and suppliers.
Experience in automotive or high speed manufacturing environments
Excellent problem solving ability.
Strong communication & presentation skills
Our client is a globally recognised manufacturing business.