Quality Engineer


  • £30000 - £35000 per annum
  • Posted: 21/11/2016
  • Birmingham
  • Job Ref: 025417711
  • Permanent

Job Details

Our client is a global manufacturer and Tier 1 supplier within the automotive sector with a full order book for the foreseeable future. Based in Birmingham, with an international reach, this is a chance for a Quality Engineer to join with an expanding business that is buoyant in the market following the automotive boom.

Quality Engineer - Automotive tier 1 supplier
Salary: £36000
Location: West Midlands

Job Description:
o Take ownership for customer management
o Drive, track and run problem resolution teams to permanently close issues, utilising 8Ds and FMEAs
o Work with wider team to drive process improvements
o Responsible for leading a team to a position where they can guarantee internal and external customers are satisfied with quality of product.
o Ensure business is operating in line with TS16949 and ISO9001 quality systems.
o Drive the quality management of components and assemblies for new projects; ensuring delivery to the correct quality, number and timescales.
o Utilise APQP and PPAP techniques
o Comfortable liaising with customers and delivering in line with high expectations
o Collate, produce and manage customer and internal KPIs
Experience
You will already be an experienced Quality Engineer, ideally working in the automotive sector, but above all seeking a new challenge with a growing company:
o Exceptional interpersonal skills; confident being main point of contact with customers
sound understanding of TS16949
Six Sigma Green Belt desired
o Comprehensive understanding of containment action
o Competent with Root Cause Analysis and corrective action procedures
o Versatile with variety of processes and procedures
o Strong mechanical engineering background

What's on Offer
In return our client is offering a very competitive salary upto £36000 including shift allowance, 32 days annual leave, pension, life assurance. More importantly they invest in their own employees offering clear opportunities for personal and career development. The company is continuing to invest in new production equipment and facilities and has future plans to build a new factory.

Please apply on-line or call Robert Wigley for a confidential discussion on 0121 450 5020 technical-recruitment.co.uk
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