A Quality Engineer is required for an international 1st Tier supplier to the automotive industry to work in a new greenfield manufacturing plant. As a Quality Engineer you will help to continuously improve product quality, from working with key supplier to validate APQP/ PPAP through production launch and production problem resolution.
Job title: Quality Engineer
Salary Range: £38000 - £42000
Location: Warwickshire/ Birmingham - West Midlands
As an plant based Quality Engineer your role will be to represent the company with any quality concerns and leading containment, route cause analysis and problem solving to close out issues. You will be given the opportunity to develop new projects and design ideas and to continuously improve product quality.
o Client and supplier facing role dealing with quality concerns, represent the company with quality issues
o Root cause analysis and implementation of corrective actions
o Working closely with all departments to ensure compliance
o Responsible for data management of quality documentation
o Control plans, Process audits and Non conformance
o PPAP submissions
o Warranty analysis and 8D reporting
o Introduction of SPC
o Supplier development
o Maintenance of quality departmental documentation to IATF/ TS16949 standards
You will already be or have recently worked in a Quality Engineer capacity but are seeking an organization that will allow you to develop your technical experience and offer tremendous career opportunities in the future.
o Ideally you will have gained your experience from within an automotive or similar manufacturing environment, involving complex and precision engineering components
o Internal auditor qualification, PPAP, APQP and FMEA is essential
o Superb communication skills, both written and verbal
o Excellent problem solving techniques - 8D, 5Y, Ishikowa
o Good appreciation of ISO9001/ IATF/ TS16949 quality systems
o HNC/ Degree Engineering or similar technical subject preferred, quality audit training desirable
The business is a leading innovator in powertrain applications with advanced plans to introduce products for future hybrid vehicles. With expanding facilities across R&D and production, this represents an outstanding opportunity to join a business and develop your experience and career during this period of significant growth. This is a newly created position of Quality Engineer and is critical to their operation.
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