Supplier Quality Engineer

Supplier Quality Engineer

Job Title: Supplier Quality Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Stoke
Salary: DOE
Start Date: 2017-01-11
Reference: J139569
Contact Name: Jessica Rose
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 30, 2017 09:00

Job Description

KDC are currently looking for experienced Supplier Quality Engineers for a large aerospace client, based in Stoke.

The Supplier Quality Engineer (Electrical) will be responsible for Quality Management System compliance and ensuring delivery of conforming product to end Customer.

Tasks and responsibilities:
  • Generation and implementation of Quality plans to meet Customer requirements
  • Completion of required First Article Inspections (AS9102) and ensure smooth transition of new products into production
  • Perform Supplier Quality control on PCB / Black Box Assemblies, Environment Stress Screening, Loom Manufacture, Electrical / Black Box Testing and PCB Coating Process adherence.
  • Drive product and process non-conformance investigations and associated root cause analysis activities including concession management
  • Manage and host Customer audits and source inspection activities
  • Ensure inspection process adherence and associated physical sign-off of product prior to despatch.
  • Manage Quality escapes and Customer investigations.
  • Track Quality metrics, and implement activities to drive improvements.

Required experience:
  • Must have previous experience as a Supplier Quality Engineer within the Aerospace arena and the individual will be electronically biased.
  • First Article Inspections (AS9102) - essential
  • IPC610 Soldering Standard - essential
  • IPC620 Cabling Standard - essential
  • Visual Fair (application) knowledge would be advantageous.
  • QMS implementation and lead auditing to recognised aerospace standards
  • Proven background in Quality Assurance and thorough understanding of Quality tools and techniques
  • Quality Planning ability to effectively flow down Customer specific requirements and ensuring capture of all quality requirements relating to the achievement of product compliance
  • Sound electro-mechanical engineering background and associated inspection knowledge.
  • Attention to detail and methodical approach
  • Self-starter with a desire for problem solving and process improvement
  • Professional conduct and good communication skills to influence both internally and externally.