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Supplier Quality Engineer

Job Summary

  • Location Andover, Hampshire
  • Salary £40000 - £50000 per annum
  • Contract Type Permanent
  • Sector Technical & Engineering
  • Date Posted 11 October 2023
  • Ref 5927_1697038356

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Job Description

Are you an experienced Supplier Quality Engineer seeking an exciting new opportunity? If you have a background in Electronics, Aerospace, Automotive, Medical, Defence or Space, this role is perfect for you!

This Supplier Quality Engineer role is working for an Electronics Manufacturer in Andover. The working hours are 8:30 - 5pm Monday to Thursday, with an earlier finish of 3:30pm on a Friday! The role is also paying up to £50,000 depending on experience.

The company is dedicated to providing excellent Electronics Manufacturing Support with a strong emphasis on honesty and transparency in business. Their vision is to be the preferred choice for manufacturing high-tech electronics worldwide, with a focus on innovation and outstanding service. Established over 35 years ago, they have grown to become a significant player in the Electronics Manufacturing Service industry. Situated in Andover, Hampshire, they operate from three modern production facilities to meet customer demands.

As a Supplier Quality Engineer, you'll play a pivotal role in championing the quality strategy. Your mission is to lead the charge in initiating, enabling, supporting, verifying, and nurturing this strategy. You'll be the go-to expert for suppliers when it comes to all things related to product quality. This includes crucial tasks like the initial release of products, handling product returns, addressing complaints, fulfilling requests for additional product data, managing concerns, overseeing audits, and responding to general inquiries. Your expertise will encompass a wide range of materials, subassemblies, and components provided by the valued suppliers.

As a Supplier Quality Engineer, you'll be at the forefront of securing and enhancing the quality management system, setting the standard for impeccable documentation practices in compliance with ISO 9001, AS 9100, and ISO 13485. Your communication skills will shine through clear and concise reporting, and you'll be the anchor in the supplier relations, managing complaints, and product returns, all while evaluating their financial impact. Your discerning eye for quality will be instrumental as you analyse manufacturing rejects and communicate effectively with suppliers. Additionally, you'll drive change management, develop quality strategies for new materials, conduct supplier audits, and contribute your expertise to engineering and R&D projects. With an unwavering commitment to excellence, you'll monitor supplier performance, ensure consistency in product specifications, and confidently authorize goods for release.

You will need:

  • Preferred bachelor's degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
  • 3+ years of quality management experience in industrial manufacturing and product development, with a focus on medical, automotive, aeronautics, or space industries.
  • Knowledge of ISO9001, ISO13485, AS 9100, and relevant standards.
  • Strong interpersonal skills for effective collaboration with customers, suppliers, and colleagues.
  • Demonstrable organizational, analytical, and problem-solving abilities.
  • Practical engineering knowledge.
  • Experience in using quality tools like DFMEA, PFMEA, and Control Plans for New Production Introduction.

If you are interested in this role and think you have the skills and experience this company are looking for then APPLY NOW. Alternatively, please call Tom Jones at FPR group on 02392483944. FPR Group is acting within the capacity of a Recruitment Agency for their client.

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Tom Jones

I joined FPR Group in 2022 and work in the technical and engineering team. I love engaging with new people so helping individuals find their next job and our clients the best candidate gives me a grea

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