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Lead QMT Engineer

  • Location: Oxford
  • Salary: Market related per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 17 days ago

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Function: Quality
  • Contact: Jordyn Disspain
  • Contact Email: jordyn.disspain@jonlee.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446130
  • Duration: until Dec 22
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 29 August 2022
  • Job Ref: 62152

Job title: Lead QMT Engineer (Inside IR35)

Role: RollingContract - until end of Dec 22 (Opportunity to be extended after Dec for 12 months)

Location: Oxford

Hours: Full Time (40 hours)

Rate: Up to £27.53 per hour Ltd

We are looking for a Lead Quality Engineer in Oxford to get hands on within a multi-discipline team.

As a Lead QMT you will be responsible for:

  • Using Manufacturing process knowledge
  • Managing suppliers (alongside other departments will be identifying, and nominating, new suppliers), management of critical supplier concerns, steer the supplier launch and quality departments to develop and manage the pre-serial activities in line with project milestones.
  • Series work (ensuring what they are delivering in series, standards, and targets etc)
  • Looking through the data that the supplier will be supplying themselves
  • Manage escalations and problems associated with your supplier scope, conducting root cause analysis to determine long- and short-term solutions, and escalating issues as appropriate
  • Looking at new introductions, involved in making sure the supplier is setting up for the new launch, making sure the component is right. 
  • Leading the team, to efficiently manage suppliers, and achieve project targets
  • Approval of Assembly parts (seats) quality prior to launch and in production

As the Parts Quality Lead you should have the following skills/experiences/competencies:

  • A degree (or equivalent) in Physics or Engineering would be beneficial
  • Strong manufacturing process knowledge and Business Process IT knowledge
  • Experience in Production quality control methods and systems, quality management systems, tools, and maturation processes
  • Experience within a similar role at management level. The ability to take ownership of issues and find solutions, work under pressure, and to deadlines.
  • Strong communication skills; across business functions, and to different levels of employees/stakeholders/suppliers
  • German language would be beneficial.

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. Apply now if you have a background in Quality Engineering, Manufacturing processes, Electrical/Mechanical Engineering. If you have any questions about the Lead QMT Engineer’s role, please contact Jordyn Disspain at Jonathan Lee Recruitment using Jordyn.disspain@jonlee.co.uk

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.