SQA Engineer

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    Engineering & Technical

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tim Barfoot

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  • Contact phone:

    01380 738300

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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My client manufactures mechanical safety products for the rail industry and due to growth, they are now looking to recruit an experienced SQA Engineer to join their quality team on a permanent basis.

You will be responsible for the management and planning of a certain group of supplier’s quality engineering function within the business to mitigate quality risk within the supply chain.

Key Duties:
  • Support the business in achieving the required quality to ensure that product is delivered On-time, to the correct quality and cost.
  • Manage the supply chain quality level of relevant products within the business.
  • To ensure supplier adherence to the company’s local supplier quality manual & group quality assurance agreements and technical delivery conditions
  • To prepare, perform and document Supplier System Audits in compliance with internal defined process & to manage associated supplier audit corrective action plans.
  • Corrective Action Report (CAR) / Preventive Action Report (PAR) follow up and review i.e. verify and validate the CAR / Preventive actions within the supply base if applicable.
  • Manage and / or support PPAPs (production part approval process).
  • Support strategic supplier quality improvement/development plans.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of 3 years experience with a Quality Engineer or SQA role with a broad understanding of manufacturing processes. You must hold a full valid driving licence as worldwide travel will be required within the role.
In return my client offers a competitive salary package and benefits scheme with the role.