Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
£40000 - £50000 per annum
11 days ago
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Senior Quality Engineer
Milton Keynes/ Oxford
We are currently looking for a skilled Senior Quality Engineer for a prestigious Automotive supplier commutable from Oxford, Milton Yeynes, Banbury and Coventry & paying a competitive salary. The business have a market leading product with a global customer base and are looking to bring someone into their successful engineering team immediately.
Reporting to the Quality Manager you will be a senior member of a team running the Quality department.
You will also look to develop the organisation, operational and quality department in terms of Quality in conjunction with applicable Customer Specific Requirements, IATF, associated Core tools and Best Practice.
Key responsibilities include:
Responsible for 4 Inspectors
Responsible for defining, formulating, implementing and administering the business Quality Management System (QMS) and strategic initiatives to achieve short and long term quality improvement initiatives (including all associated Policies, Procedures, Work-Instructions
Drives the team to plan, organise and execute Internal Quality Audit processes to maintain compliance to documented quality systems
Reviews daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and yearly metrics to help determine priorities
Responsible for the reduction of internal & external customer PPM
Lead (and advises) problem solving efforts and teams using 8-D methodology to complete failure analysis investigations in order to resolve customer complaints using best practice problem solving methodologies (e.g. 5Y, Cause & Effect, 8-D)
A minimum 5 years of experience and fully conversant with TS16949/IATF - those without exposure with TS16949 will not be considered
Core Tools (APQP, PPAP, FMEA, Control Plans)
Automotive OEM or Tier 1 supplier background
Looking for someone who is very hands on
Possess excellent problem solving, decision-making, and root-cause analysis skills in addition to interpersonal
Customer facing experience (BMW/ Honda desirable)
Working knowledge and understanding in MSA, Statistical Process Control, statistics, product & process variation
Experience managing, leading or mentoring a team
Health and Safety Awareness/Training
Our client are a Tier 1 supplier into the automotive industry and are growing year on year, with a very strong order book going forwards.
The business are looking to interview IMMEDIATELY so if interested please apply now.