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Supplier Quality Engineer - Electrical

  • Location: Maidenhead
  • Salary: £Comp + Bens per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Function: Quality
  • Contact: Paul Branton
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01268 455525
  • Expiry Date: 03 December 2021
  • Job Ref: 59705

Supplier Quality Engineer - Electrical

£Competitive plus benefits



A Supplier Quality Engineer is required to complete the supplier quality activity throughout the process from concept through to production. Candidates with experience within the automotive electrical systems environment would be well received.

Due to increased workloads this company, a world renowned automotive design and manufacturer, requires a proactive Supplier Quality Engineer, based in Guildford, to be responsible for quality manufacturing activity with supplier and identification of critical and significant characteristics and ensure that these are identified correctly in the supplier. As a Supplier Quality Engineer you will be required to:

  • Be on site at supplier as required to ensure supply of parts to specification internal customers
  • Maintain the PPAP tracker and communicate status of PPAP to the senior engineer
  • Responsible for approving first article inspections by supplier
  • Define Component Quality Plan with supplier
  • Support new product launches to ensure that supplier quality meets the required standards
  • Manage root cause analysis and corrective actions of quality issues and perform verification of corrective actions at supplier within the contracted time scales using 8D and CAR methodology
  • Support DFM activity with engineering and supplier
  • Collection of evidence of supplier quality certification (ISO 9001, IATF16949)

The Supplier Quality Engineer should have the following skills or experience:

  • Ideally degree qualified, or significant experience
  • Experience in an electrical focussed supplier quality role
  • Experience of working in automotive OEM or supplier

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with a demonstrable record of meeting demands of the customers to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Guildford based consultancy will offer you:

  • £Competitive
  • Pension
  • PHC

No Certificate of Sponsorship is available. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Supplier Quality Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Supplier Quality Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.


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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.