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Supplier Quality Engineer


Job Type: Permanent
Salary: DOE
Job Reference: CD1499
Posted: September 25, 2018

Oaklands Global is currently looking to recruit a Supplier Quality Engineer to join a reputable aerospace client on a permanent basis based in Dorset.

Role responsibilities;
Work in partnership with the IPT to support the delivery of conforming products to support the business requirements
Drive supplier non-conformance management and Root Cause Analysis
Develop suppliers to more effectively support the business in terms of cost, quality and timeliness; implementation and monitoring improvement plans as necessary
Drive supplier quality management in line with company control procedures, and relevant regulatory standards e.g. AS/EN 9100
Ensure quality assurance for new and existing suppliers through audits, source inspections, First Article Inspection sign-off and change control process management
Effective flow down of quality requirements to suppliers throughout the product lifecycle
Development of supplier capability via strategic and tactical improvement activities
Conduct supplier site visitsto observe and report on quality systems and material manufacture processes in support of ongoing supplier monitoring, this will include travel within the UK and occasional travel in Europe
Analyze, track and report discrepancies and corrective actions taken when vendor products are rejected/returned on receipt or failure post acceptance
Prepare documentation for inspection / test procedures
Participate in First Article Inspections at Suppliers
Participate in Continuous Improvement Projects

To be considered for the role;
Previous experience as a Supplier Quality Engineer within a technology company (ideally mechanical/aerospace) – Preferred
Experience working in a supply chain organization – Preferred
Proven experience of driving root cause corrective / preventive action with Suppliers
Proven background in Quality Assurance and thorough understanding of quality tools and techniques including auditing
Good technical mechanical and / or electronics engineering knowledge and the ability to read engineering drawings
Understanding of key quality standards such as AS/EN 9100 and NADCAP
Good technical engineering knowledge and ability to read engineering drawings
Supplier relationship management

Why work with Oaklands Global?
Oaklands Global is a supplier of choice for leading Aviation & Aerospace Companies worldwide. We understand what our Client’s need and equally as importantly what they don’t need. The same goes for our Candidates. Oaklands Global has over 25 years supporting candidates at all levels to help identify and secure their next position. At Oaklands Global we manage all applications with the upmost professionalism and confidentiality.

If the above opportunity is of interest to you, please forward your CV to Callum Devaney.
Please note that due to high numbers of applications, unless you are contact within 7 days of your application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Oaklands Global is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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