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SQA Engineer

  • Location

    Preston, Lancashire

  • Sectors:

    Quality & HSE

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £38000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Rachael Hart

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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    Rachael Hart

Supplier Quality Engineer

Commutable from: Chroley, Preston, Blackpool, Blackburn, Burnley, Boltonn, Wigan

Competitive Salary

Are you an experienced Supplier Quality Engineer?

We are currently looking for a Supplier Quality Engineer for a manufacturing business based in North West area. The business have an industry leading product and supply globally in to a number of OEMs.

The Role

Reporting to the Quality Manager, as Supplier Quality Engineer you will be maintaining all internal Quality systems and ensuring that all Quality standards are met. Your main focus will be making sure the Supplier Quality is under control and managing the supplier aspects of PPAP's. This is a process based role. As Supplier Quality Engineer you will be dealing with customer complaints using 8D problem solving techniques.

The Person

It is essential that candidates have:

  • Minimum 5 years in a SQA Engineering role (ideally automotive)

  • Detailed understanding and knowledge of Quality tools & techniques such as, SPC, FMEA, trials, audits, PPAP, ISIR, problem solving tools, control plans and 5s.

  • Prior experience managing supplier Quality.

  • Experience of working in an automotive supply or fast paced manufacturing environment

  • A driven, can do and motivational attitude to work

  • An understanding of basic improvement techniques

  • The ability to prioritise workloads and volumes

  • Understanding of the Quality production and process.

  • Must be open to travelling

Ideally candidates should be:

  • Educated to degree level

  • Six sigma Green Belt

The Company

A global manufacturing company is looking for a Supplier Quality Engineer to join its expanding team. They have a number of sites across the UK and Europe. There are real opportunities for people who come into the business and prove themselves.

This is an urgent need and the business are looking to interview as soon as possible. If you are interested please apply online.