Job Type: Permanent
Job ID: 168758
Our international automotive client is looking for a Quality Engineer to join them on a 6 month fixed term basis at their site in Sunderland.
As the Quality Engineer, you will be responsible for leading and supporting all quality aspects impacting, sustaining and improving the plant performance.
Your Main Tasks and Responsibilities will be;
Support quality management and site management objectives, tasks and reporting requirements.
Contribute towards the development and delivery of department and individual objectives to maintain/improve department and business performance
Lead/involvement in continuous improvement activities for plant (quality, lean, scrap, etc.)
Support site development and sustainment of QMS in line with standards and customer specific requirements
Work with cross-functional teams to establish and maintain customer and internal quality standards
Liaison with external parties as required (customers, suppliers, etc.)
Provide regular feedback through various mechanisms i.e. daily, weekly and monthly reviews
Ensure safe operating procedures are adhered to all times
Support coaching and development activities as required
Maintain responsible systems and metrics, including reporting as required
Support internal auditing across the plant (safety, systems, processes, etc.)
Other duties commensurate to the role
Previous experience of leading and coaching teams
Excellent organization skills and management of priorities
Understanding of 7W / lean improvement
Experienced in problem solving leadership with strong analytical skills
Understanding of build standard creation (PFMEA, control plan, working level documents) and implementation / improvement of quality control systems
Excellent communication skills and the ability to present to all levels of internal and external customers.
Understanding of measurement methods / methodology
PC literacy, including a working knowledge of reporting software, e.g. Microsoft Office
Systematic and logical approach