Due to the recent award of a new project a leading manufacturer supplying the automotive sector has a new vacancy for a Senior Quality Engineer to join the team. You will be responsible for ensuring products meet high quality standards, supporting NPI and work with customers and suppliers on any quality related issues.
Salary: £ 45,000 £ 50,000 + pension, bonus, life assurance and additional benefits
Suitable for: Senior Quality Engineer, Head of Quality, Quality Engineer, Quality Manager.
Working as part of the senior team you will ensure that products meet with the highest of customer satisfaction whilst ensuring the correct processes and procedures are followed. You will support senior management regarding all quality issues within manufacturing while working closely with suppliers and customers to identify areas of improvement.
Identify root cause and implement corrective actions Work closely with suppliers to improve processes & performance Lead APQP activities Drive continuous improvement activities regarding quality functions Support and work with senior team on successful New Product Introduction Write product test procedures Implement new quality processes and systems Report on KPI`s Assist with first off sample approvals Participate in the development and refinement FMEA`s Conduct internal and external quality audits
Candidates are sought with previous experience working in a volume precision manufacturing environment with a preference to those with a good understanding of automotive processes and quality standards. An experienced senior quality professional you will have strong knowledge of APQP, PPAP, FMEA, TS16969 and ISO900 with a proven track record of supporting successful NPI and supplier development.