Job Detail

Location Galway
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Contract
Contact Caroline Kingston

Supplier Engineer II (Contract)

Job ID: JOB-11529
Supplier Engineer II

This role concentrates on all aspects of supplier selection, supplier process & material changes and technical support for all purchased materials. The Materials Supplier Engineering Team is responsible for the technical leadership and resolution of non-conformances within the supply chain and achieving year-on-year material cost reduction targets.


  • Technical Team Member on Teams comprising representatives from Purchasing, Supplier Quality and Business Units responsible for all aspects of Supplier Management.
  • Responsible for supporting objectives of the Team in terms of Quality, Cost and Service.
  • Supports Continuous Improvement of Quality & Quality Systems, Service Capability and Total Cost of Ownership throughout the Supply Chain.
  • Promotes the Quality System within the Supply Base.
  • Works with Procurement, Supplier Quality Engineering, Receiving Inspection & Business Units to ensure that components meet established requirements.
  • Ensures that adequate Corrective Actions are identified, implemented and controlled by Suppliers.
  • Provides guidance to other functional areas in applying Supplier Management system requirements
  • Communicates effectively with all Internal and External Stakeholders.
  • Develops new Supply sources with Procurement Team.
  • Assesses and Approves Supplier Requested Process Changes.
  • Identifies, Supports and Leads Material Value Improvement Projects (VIP’s) throughout the Supply Chain.


  • Bachelor’s degree (HETAC level 8) and minimum 3 years relevant work experience.
  • Demonstrated track record in 3rd Party Material Qualification (First Article), Risk Documentation Analysis (DFMEA) and specification interpretation.
  • MSA/Gauge R&R Experience Required.
  • Competent in statistical analysis.
  • Six Sigma Black Belt or Green Belt certification is desired.
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision and in a fast paced environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Material/Supplier Engineering/Supplier Quality experience is desired.
  • Proven Stakeholder Management.

For further information on this Supplier Engineering role in Galway, please contact Caroline Kingston on 0868395531/ Check out all our open jobs on our HERO Recruitment website – Please Note: Under its obligation under the Data Protection legislation, HERO Recruitment will not forward your details to any company without your prior approval.

Caroline Kingston


Supplier Engineer II (Contract)

Caroline Kingston

Role Type Contract
Contact Caroline Kingston
mobile +353 86 839 55 31
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