Supplier Quality Technician

Supplier Quality Technician

Job Title: Supplier Quality Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wimborne, Dorset
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 895481_1547220083
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 11, 2019 15:21

Job Description

Your experience of working with supply chain and knowledge of driving root cause analysis with suppliers, will play a crucial part in supporting the supplier approval system, conducting audits and ensuring adherence to Quality Management System requirements, as well as supporting quality standards for suppliers who are providing materials per specifications.

You will be working for a global leader in state of the art aerospace and defence systems. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant environment.

Read on for specifics on the job. To apply click the Apply Now button at the bottom of the page.

About the job:

The client requires a Supplier Quality Technician to work with the supply chain, supporting their quality performance. This job includes:

*Support the delivery of Quality products on time and at the right cost.
*Drive prioritized supplier nonconformance management and root cause analysis
*Support supplier quality management in line with company control procedures, and relevant regulatory standards e.g.AS/EN 9100
*Ensure best practice is adopted within the supply chain to ensure highest levels of product integrity
*Visits supplier sites to observe quality systems and material manufacture processes.
*Analyses, tracks and reports discrepancies and corrective actions taken when vendor products are rejected/returned on receipt or fail post acceptance.
*Prepares documentation for inspection/testing procedures.
*Participates in First Article Inspections at suppliers and on-receipt
*Participates in Continuous Improvement Projects
*Manage the review of supplier generated FAI's and Grade 1 part control plans and amend MRP and VisualFAIR systems accordingly
*Manage compilation of FAIRs for internal assembly work to provide evidence of conformity of process and product.
*Work with Supplier Quality Engineers and Quality Engineering and their management to drive Quality Improvement

About You:

To be suitable for the Supplier Quality Technician job, you will have proven experience of working in a supply chain organization and previous experience as a supplier quality technician or supplier developer within a technology company (ideally mechanical/aerospace). You will need experience of driving root cause with suppliers and a thorough understanding of Quality tools and techniques. You will need an understanding of key aerospace Quality Standards such as AS/EN 9100, AS9102 and NADCAP as well as Supplier Relationship management and good technical engineering knowledge and ability to read engineering drawings.

Supplier Quality Technician
Keywords: Supplier quality, Technician, Engineer, Root cause, Corrective action, Continuous improvements, ISO 9001, AS 9100, Supplier, Quality, Audit, Aerospace, Aviation.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.