Supplier Quality Engineer - Cambridgeshire

Reference:

M3530CP

Location:

Cambridgeshire

Position:

Permanent

Salary:

£30k - £35k Neg

Supplier Quality Engineer. £30k to £35k (Negotiable) + Bonus, relocation and more.
Ref: M3530CP. Cambridgeshire.
 
An exciting opportunity to join a market leading manufacturer that operates on a global basis. This is a real opportunity to enter a dynamic and creative environment - the products embody mechanical housing and precision mechanisms, micro fluid handling systems, electronics and software in one elegant package, manufactured in low to medium volume and sold worldwide. 
Responsibilities:
You will be responsible for the quality and reliability of an allocated group of externally sourced components and sub assemblies to ensure that products satisfy their supplier quality and reliability targets and customer expectations. 
o Work with the Operations, Engineering and Purchasing teams, ensuring continuous improvement of supplier quality and reliability across key products. 
o Champion the cause of supplier selection and development and initiate cross-functional communication to facilitate step changes in supplied quality. 
o Ensure that the work carried out by us and our suppliers conform to ISO standards and or other appropriate standards including TUV, CE, GS etc.
o To identify suppliers with the necessary core competencies to complement our product portfolio into the future.
o  For critical components you will ensure that FMEA's and control plans exist at suppliers to minimise the chances of disruption or failure.  Where necessary you will invoke Engineering changes to improve product design and component specifications and drawings.
Qualifications:
 
Ideally you will have a Degree or equivalent, and three years relevant experience in a manufacturing environment. 
 
You will be able to demonstrate your understanding and use of appropriate tools including six sigma, Lean Manufacturing methods, and process capability studies. Ideally you will have some experience of auditing suppliers to ISO standards.
 
Excellent packages are on offer including Bonus, relocation assistance, healthcare, pension and more. For more information, please send me your CV and contact details. Thank you.
 
Contact:

Mike

Call:

+44 (0)1580 715 111