Integra People are currently recruiting on behalf of our client, based in Burnley, Lancashire, for a Supplier Quality Engineer. The role is to work with existing and new suppliers to develop and implement best practices to increase Defect Prevention, reduce Waste and Scrap and drive Continuous Improvement.
The role will also ensure that all products meet required Quality standards to reduce costs and waste whilst maintaining and improving customer satisfaction.
Reporting to the Head of Quality, other responsibilities include monitoring and reporting on supplier product performance and quality, resulting in a reduction in customer complaints. Ongoing development of policies and procedures. Working alongside Engineering team to improve production. Assisting with new product launches, and analysing quality data through statistical process control methods (SPC).
Performing on site supplier visits to establish root cause analysis and confirm correctative actions to drive improvement of supplier quality issues.
Ongoing promotion of LEAN and six-sigma techniques.
Applicants should be qualified to a minimum of NVQ level 3 in a relevant Manufacturing/Engineering/Quality discipline.
Salary Circa £36,000 per annum
Monday - Friday day shift
To apply, please email your CV and cover letter to andrew . allan @ integrapeople . com