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Supplier Quality Engineer for NPI / FMEA – SUSSEX job in Brighton

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Job Ref:  204803732
Employer:  cv-library.co.uk
Industry:  Civil and Structural
Job Type:  Permanent
Country:  United Kingdom
County/State:  East Sussex
City:  Brighton
Post Code:  BN2
Salary:  £45000 - £60000/annum benefits
18/10/2016 03:02
Supplier Quality Engineer to help client with setting up suppliers to production. With a strong and proven history in quality the successful applicant must demonstrate experience with managing suppliers and reacting to issues that arise.

This is an exciting position for a Supplier Quality Engineer who will join a growing business that manufacture a product to be sold globally. Supply chains are predominately UK and European based. Necessary travel to these areas will be required.

The Supplier Quality Engineer experience will include:

* Audits - assisting with audit process already in play
* Work closely with design and manufacturing to establish processes
* Setting up supply chains
* New product suppliers (must demonstrate experience with setting up NPI Suppliers in the past)
* RCA & quality issues
* Parts approval
* Capability studies
* 8D reports on supply issues
* Continuous improvement
* Knowledge with relevant ISO's

Key Job Responsibilities:

* Audits, with use of advanced product quality planning (APQP).
* Define process to meet product and process requirements
* Lead the supplier approval process to Health, Safety and Environmental risks
* Support new product launches to ensure that supplier quality meets the required standards
* Facilitate root cause analysis and corrective actions of supplier quality issues
* Perform on-site supplier visits for root cause analysis and verification of correction actions of supplier quality issues
* Collate and evaluate supplier quality data to identify process improvement opportunities within the supply chain
* Work with the supplier directly, create correction action plans to address process failures
* Review supplier manufacturing processes, collaborate with suppliers on process improvement and value enhancement opportunities
* Promote the use of customer preferred techniques for continuous improvement such as Lean, Six-Sigma, Poka-Yoke (Error Proofing), Measurement System Analysis, and Process Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (PFMEA)
* Provide concise, complete and accurate documentation of inspection results relative to area of responsibility. In appropriate functional areas, this refers to supporting inspection and test status requirements defined by regulations, engineering product specifications or Control Plans, Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) approval or product warrant submission
* Facilitate the escalation of unresolved supplier quality issues within assigned projects and suppliers
* Support the Internal Quality team to monitor and report on supplier product quality and performance
* Deliver training of quality awareness
* Report on Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in order to adhere to process and prevent occurrence of any non-conformity relating to product, process or system
* Assist with first off sample approvals
* Participate in cross-functional teams in the development of new products or changes related to current products in meeting customer requirements
* Manage and coordinate supplier Parts Per Million (PPM), supplier problem solving on time, cost recovery and supplier warranty indicators
* Undertake special projects as required
* Contribute to continuous improvement activities
* Quality control of work by appropriate reviews
* Support and lead process improvement activities at the supplier
* Write reports and present progress at project meetings and to clients
* Achieve goals within budget
* Conduct benchmarking studies to determine best practices/designs and future trends
* Plan projects or subtasks so they may be tracked and presented
* Attend various meetings and action/communicate instructions
* Develop and maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders to ensure optimal performance
* Communicate efficiently throughout the shop floor and with own and customer's management
* Liaise and communicate with other departments, customers, suppliers and other service providers
* Diplomatic approach to relationships
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