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Supplier Engineer

Job Title: Supplier Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 84572
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

Supplier Quality Engineer

Our client a large manufacturing company located in Galway requires an experienced Supplier Quality Engineer who will drive supplier process and systemic quality improvement. This SQE job is a key contributor to ensuring customer satisfaction through leading containment and corrective action activities with suppliers to prevent quality non-conformances and improve the entire supply chain.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for planning, organizing, and performing all supplier quality related activities delivering on-time PPAP and flawless launch for responsible component
  • Lead project teams related to incoming quality issues, CAPA, cost reduction, and quality system excellence driving process and systemic quality improvements
  • Drive supplier quality improvement work with supplier and request support from the Supplier Development group in case of major / recurring supplier quality needs
  • Assist suppliers in quality assurance processes and procedures to facilitate continuous improvement of supplier and product performance.
  • Perform and/or participate in source qualification by performing quality and manufacturing system surveys and special process surveys.
  • Take first action to protect the plant from non-conforming parts from suppliers
  • Coordinate containment activities, initiate controls and safeguard replacement deliveries when needed
  • Initiate, verify, evaluate, and ensure timely closure of supplier CAPAs as necessary to improve quality and reduce interruption of Operations
  • Internally, report and follow-up on deviations. Initiate, follow-up and close deviation report requests
  • Reduce quality nonconformities, improving quality metrics
  • Prepare, distribute and communicate supplier quality data/information to various stakeholders including PPM data for tracking and improvement
  • Participate in design reviews of new products

Experience Bachelor?s degree in mechanical engineering or related discipline
  • 3 years of experience in various functions of quality, manufacturing, customer relationship management
  • Ability to travel up to 30% (domestic and international)

For further information on this Supplier Quality Engineer role in Galway please contact Cliona O?Malley on 091730022 /
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