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Quality Engineer

Job reference:
BBBH44046_1505834162
Location:
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Salary:
Negotiable
Job type:
Permanent
Sector:
Automotive

This vacancy has now expired.

We are recruiting a Quality Engineer for a leading company based in Hinckley who are market leaders in their field of engineering, with a broad product range and reputable brand. The company employ over 2000 employees globally and are seeking to recruit an experienced Quality Engineer to their growing department.

Reporting to the Quality and Warranty Supervisor, the successful candidate will have responsibility for controlling Suppliers, Products and Quality Systems within the OE Business.

The key responsibilities of the role include, liaising with Design Engineers on component designs, problem identification and resolution, managing the Initial Sample Inspection Report system, Whole Vehicle Type Approval auditing, control of Deviations, updating Quality Manual procedures, visiting suppliers globally and carrying out associated work.

You will be required to review drawings in detail between Suppliers, Design and Purchasing, recommend manufacturing processes to suit our supplier base, implement corrective actions and process improvements with suppliers.

Essential skill requirements:

* Previous experience in an assembly / manufacturing environment.

* Knowledge of quality control procedures and systems in a manufacturing environment.

* Previous experience investigating quality concerns.

* Able to read engineering drawings.

* Versed in Microsoft office.

* Full UK driving licence and passport.

Desirable skill requirements:

* Previous experience in an automotive OEM or first tier supplier.

* Previous working experience of Initial Sample Inspection Report / PPAP / Component approval.

* HNC or equivalent in a relevant engineering discipline. (Commensurate experience also applicable)

* Proven track record of liaising with suppliers at their facilities to resolve quality concerns.

* Previous experience auditing manufacturing facilities.

* Inspection experience.

Interested applicants should apply to this advert or contact Katharine Bignell at Jonathan Lee Recruitment for more information.