Due to continued growth a manufacturer of complex machinery and equipment has a new vacancy for a Supplier Quality Engineer. Candidates must have strong supplier development experience from within complex manufacturing with the desire to continually improve processes.
Work with suppliers to improve on time delivery, performance and quality Support New Product Introduction Drive continuous improvement of quality performance by establishing quality objectives that are monitored, analysed and reviewed. Plan, maintain and update critical supplier audit system Conduct supplier audits to drive process standardization, waste elimination, and continuous improvement Monitor, communicate and improve key supply chain KPI`s, Establish specific short / long term supplier quality goals Champion problem solving and root cause analysis activities with suppliers and customers Work to resolve supplier technical issues in a timely manner to ensure continuity of supply Develop long?term supplier relationships Lead supplier performance improvement projects Work to help achieve the performance goals established in the environmental measurement areas.
An experienced quality professional you must have strong supplier development skills and proven track record of supporting NPI within complex manufacturing. Candidates are sought with an engineering qualification and good working knowledge of quality system methodologies including 8D, Lean, 5 Why`s, Six Sigma, PPAP, etc.