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Supplier Quality Engineer

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    Max Morrell

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    about 1 month ago

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Are you a Supplier Quality Engineer with a proven history of supplier improvement? Interested in working in one the UK’s most scenic locations within close proximity of Brighton? Would you like to work for a global organisation, developing cutting edge products, that can offer genuine career progression into Senior Management? If so, this may be the opportunity you have been searching for...


The responsibilities of the Supplier Quality Engineer will be as follows:


  • Conducting vendor assessment and supplier surveillance audits
  • Ensuring that PPAPs are reviewed and approved in a timely manner
  • Organising internal/external measurements as necessary to validate PPAPs
  • Raising reject notes and requesting 8D reports from the supplier
  • Supporting supplier root cause analysis and corrective action planning, as required
  • Collating and evaluating supplier quality data to identify process improvement opportunities within the supply chain

To fulfil these responsibilities, the Supplier Quality Engineer must have the following experience:


  • Previously worked as a Supplier Quality Engineer and/or Supplier Development Engineer in the automotive sector or equivalent
  • In-depth working knowledge of Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) and Production Part Approval Process (PPAP)
  • Well versed in quality tools and methods, including but not limited to 8D, Ishikawa, 5-Why, SPC, Pareto, etc.
  • Metrology, inspection methods and equipment
  • Understanding and interpretation of engineering drawings

The successful Supplier Quality Engineer will join a leader in aerospace technology. You will work within a state-of-the-art environment developing industry leading Automotive products. Working in one of the UK’s most scenic locations, the successful candidate will be offered a clear and transparent career path into Senior Management. Therefore, if you are a Supplier Quality Engineer who is passionate about working with suppliers and want to make a real difference, please send us a copy of your CV.