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Supplier Quality Engineer

Job Title: Supplier Quality Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Industry:
REF: 83810
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Supplier Quality Engineer

Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Supplier Quality Engineer for their site.

FUNCTION:
Responsible for ongoing Vendor management to ensure that all sourced parts conform to specification on an ongoing basis.

RESPONSIBILITIES
? Carry out Vendor Approval/Surveillance audits to ensure that suppliers are capable of meeting our quality requirements on a continuous basis
? Ensure that ?First Articles? are carried out to verify that all parts meet their Dimensional and Functional requirements.
? Manage suppliers on an ongoing basis via regular contact, periodic audits and other methods to guarantee consistent high quality performance on an ongoing basis.
? Lead cross functional QIT?s to resolve Quality issues at suppliers.
? Participate in cross functional teams to review process improvements/ optimizations at suppliers through PFMEA?s and control plans.
? Complete validations, test reports and protocols.
? Provide technical support to Production, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering in the event of a supplier quality problem occurring on a component
? Continuously assess product Bill of Materials and supplier base to identify opportunities to further increase the local content while meeting/exceeding cost and quality targets
? Represent the Vendor Engineering function on SSI?s.
? Represent the Vendor Engineering function on NPI?s.
? Participate in MRB teams.
? Follow all environmental, health & safety rules and procedures and participate in safety and environmental activities in order to improve the workplace for all employees

SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE:
? A suitable Engineering Degree Manufacturing, Mechanical, plastics/molding etc.
? Lead Auditor an advantage
? Strong personal initiative and strong interpersonal skills
? Excellent ?hands-on? technical skills


For further information on this Supplier Quality Engineer role in Galway please contact Cliona O?Malley on 091730022 / cliona@hero.ie
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