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Supplier Quality Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH122720
  • Location: England, Bedfordshire
  • Sector: Quality Assurance / Product Assurance, Aerospace
  • Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
  • Date posted: 19/03/2018
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Job title: Supplier Quality Engineer
Salary: up to £40,000 + benefits
Location: Bedfordshire

My client is looking for a Supplier Quality Engineer to join their leading Quality Management Team. They are looking for someone to improve their current processes whilst providing assistance to their suppliers helping them with approvals, monitoring supplier performance and develop under performers.

This position is for an experienced hire who has a solid understanding of customer requirements to ensure that suppliers deliver the product right at the first time of asking. A summary of the products you will be working with include Aerospace Valves, Thermal Management components/systems and Electro-mechanical products.


*Understand & interpret Customer requirements to ensure the effective flow down to my clients suppliers
*Understand Supplier Inspection methods
*Ability to identify gaps in Supplier inspection methods and develop improvement plans
*Develop defined inspection procedures and work instructions with Suppliers
*Identify best practice inspection methodology and implement within my client's supply base
*Conduct delegated source inspection where required
*Support the supplier in the planning and submission of FAIR/LAIR including APQP/PPAP
*Review the supplier's product quality planning for compliance with internal, customer and regulatory requirements
*Facilitate the resolution of supplier queries, including the submission of concessions if required

Key Skills

*Degree or HND/HNC in a relevant field
*Quality systems experience in ISO9001 / AS9100 / QS9000
*Assessment of systems and processes, including statistical techniques & capability studies
*Clear understanding of general machining & fabrication, casting and forging manufacturing processes
*Use of Measurement System Analysis, Gauge R&R
*Understanding of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing GD&T
*Must have a strong understanding of castings, forgings, machining and fabricated parts manufacturing processes

If you are interested in being considered for the aforementioned Supplier Quality Engineer vacancy then please do submit an application.

Spencer Ogden is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.