Supplier Quality Engineer

Supplier Quality Engineer

  • Location

    Port Talbot

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technical

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  • Salary:

    36500 + benefits

  • Contact:

    Phil Pitman

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Supplier Quality Engineer

Port Talbot


A fantastic opportunity for a Quality Engineer to join a global manufacturing business who are looking to strengthen their Quality Engineering function with a permanent hire. This is a great opportunity for a Quality Engineer / Senior Quality Engineer to support the Supplier Quality development activities. The role would suit a Quality Engineer who has previous experience of supporting & improving supplier quality performance through data analysis and continuous improvement processes. A salary of £36,500 is on offer, in addition to a strong benefits package.

This is what you'll be doing:

The successful applicant will be reporting into the Quality Manager working alongside the Engineering & Quality teams to ensure the on-going maintenance and structured development of suppliers through data analysis & continuous improvement techniques. The successful candidate will be a fully trained auditor, and will facilitate continuous improvement through the supply chain by employing LEAN principles.

The experience you'll bring to the team:

Degree or equivalent in an engineering/manufacturing related discipline.

Understanding of various quality tools & methodologies (I.E PPAP, APQP, 8D, SPC)

Experienced and accredited auditor of ISO9001, ISO14001 & OHSAS18001 management systems.

Sound knowledge of lean manufacturing, ideally coupled with a Six Sigma certification (highly desirable).

Possess the ability to interpret statistical data.

A passion for engineering, and in particular quality engineering is key, and coupled with the above points would be highly desirable and put candidates with a distinct advantage.

Excellent communication skills.

Excellent report writing skills.

Evidence of continuous professional development

Health & Safety awareness.

Are you up to the challenge? 

If you feel you have the skills, experience and passion to be successful in this role apply now.  You can apply here or contact our Head of Engineering Phil Pitman directly at ppitman@yolkrecruitment.com, or 02921 673717. 

*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.