supplier quality engineer in peterlee

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job type
contract
salary
£ 14 per hour
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job details

posted
location
peterlee, north east
job category
engineering
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 14 per hour
reference number
SQE
phone
01489560185
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job description

A Supplier Quality Engineer is required on a contract basis to join an industry leading engineering and manufacturing business.

Are you experienced in managing suppliers? Do you have the capabilities to be successful in a fast paced environment? If you are looking for an exciting new opportunity, then this is the job for you!

Job Purpose: This role is fundamentally a reactive quality role responding to the daily quality issues found in the manufacturing facility. A sense of urgency is vital. From the initial concern the SQE will confirm the problem and determine a short-term action plan with the facility management and the supplier. The objective being to ensure the manufacturing operations can continue operations without a detrimental impact to the process from a quality perspective. In conclusion the job manages the Corrective Action Process on Supplier Related Quality Issues. Deliver Global Leverage with Local Service Excellence.

Job Duties:

Major Role:

Reporting directly to the site based Platform Purchasing Manager this role is responsible and accountable for managing supplier related quality issues relating to Product Production, Pre-Service or V.E.H.R (0 Hour) and Warranty (Processing and component returns). This role will include initiating supplier driven containment activity (to ensure that production schedules are not prejudiced) reviewing and approving 8D Corrective Action Plans.

Customer:

Using 'site based' reporting systems (QSI, ISIR's, QCIR's, MRDR's, POU documentation) this position will communicate supplier corrective action details to ensure that the customer is totally confident in Containment and Final Corrective Action Plans.

Leadership:

This position has no direct reports. The incumbent must exhibit strong leadership qualities to ensure that suppliers agree to and deliver Containment Action and facilitate Program Timing and Final Corrective Action, in accordance with the 8D process. Maintain the highest ethical and professional standards within this diverse global organization.

Supplier Management:

Responsible for maintaining accountability with the suppliers to establish containment plans related to quality discrepancies. Will ensure the supplier is developing corrective action plans to enable operations to continue with minimum disruption.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE:



* Some engineering or manufacturing background plus familiarity with manufacturing processes used to produce components and assemblies is beneficial
* The position requires experience, preferably in engineering, ONC, HNC or Bachelor's degree would be beneficial.
* A minimum two years of job-related experience or the equivalent education is beneficial.
* Good human relations skills are required to develop a cooperative working relationship with others inside and outside of Caterpillar is required.
* Solid ability to use and demonstrate statistical and problem solving tools is required.

This is an awesome opportunity to be part of a leading manufacturing business which offers an interesting, varied and exciting workload coupled with a motivated and passionate culture. You will be part of a small, friendly team working together to deliver programmes that are critical to the long-term success of a respected, global company.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

skills

Materials handling

qualification

Engineering

educational requirements

automotive engineering