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Supplier Quality Engineer

Location: Blyth

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 167481

Our international manufacturing client is looking for a Supplier Quality Development Engineer to join them on a permanent basis.

Job Role

  • To be the link between suppliers of new and existing products making sure that defect free parts are supplied to manufacturing

  • Liaising with internal stakeholders on supplier development and improvement to ensure seamless introduction of fault free products and parts to manufacturing

  • Develop and implement a supplier performance measure and monitor process

  • Assist suppliers on improvement activities, non-conformance resolution and corrective action follow-up

  • Develop and maintain inspection procedures for receiving inspection

  • Conduct supplier process and performance audits


  • Strong background in an electro-mechanical and/or engineering environment

  • Experience of conducting supplier audits

  • Proven track record of supplier performance management

  • Experience of lean techniques and statistical practices

  • Experienced in implementing new practices, policies and procedures

This a full-time role and occasional travel will be required in order to monitor the supplier base.