Part of a major international group, this organisation is investing heavily in production facilities to deliver high value components to the automotive industry. As an NPI Quality Engineer your role will be to develop manufacturing concepts that include specification of equipment and make feasibility studies for the selection of all capital plant and machinery for the groups UK production facilities.
The main responsible of the Advanced Quality Engineer for the development advanced quality activities to produce products on time with the required quality, manufactured with capable means and processes, using validated supplies to meet the customer requirements and deadlines.
Main duties and responsibilities:
o Work alongside Project Manager & Quality Manager on new or resourced projects from RFQ stage through to final buy off and acceptance
o Involvement in all NPI/ APQP quality activities in line with customer requirements and IATF16949
o Control plan and validation definition and execution
o Liaison with customers to verify project schedules, budgets and quality
o Design concept, validation and buy-off of Gauge/Checking fixture
o Monitoring and meeting with suppliers
o Set up of measurement activities and analysis of measurement reports before feeding back to Project Management
o Support equipment project timelines and manage on time delivery and buy off
Knowledge and Education
o Ideally you will be educated to HNC/ Degree level, though equivalent relevant experience is readily considered
o It is essential that you have quality assurance experience
o Ideally, you will have gained your experience from within the automotive sector, but other manufacturing sectors are also considered
o There is a high degree of traveling involved in UK and possibly Europe with this role
o Sound knowledge of automotive quality methods and tools (PPAP's, DFEMA, PFMEA, 5Y, 5S, 8D and SPC)
o Superb communication skills
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