Supplier Quality Engineer

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Ben Cranston

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Supplier Quality Engineer / SQE / Supplier Quality Assurance Engineer / SQA required for a renowned manufacturer primarily operating within the defence industry based in Portsmouth.
The Supplier Quality Engineer / SQE / Supplier Quality Assurance Engineer / SQA will ideally come from a regulated environment such as defence/military/aerospace or similar.
£36,000 - £42,000
Company share bonus
25 days holiday plus bank holidays      
Pension scheme
Life assurance X4
Supplier Quality Engineer / SQE / Supplier Quality Assurance Engineer / SQA Responsibilities
Supporting supplier and internal business functions by advising, monitoring and implementing quality requirements
Working within a team to continually improve supplier quality and incoming products
Undertake supplier audits to support supplier approval integrity and ensure compliance to national and international standards
Compile and maintain supplier performance KPIs
Providing support to suppliers where necessary
Perform productr validation activities which include; FAI, warranties investigations, change control and product improvement
Attend product launch meetings, reviewing and advising the department on customer QA requirments
Supplier Quality Engineer / SQE / Supplier Quality Assurance Engineer / SQA Requirements
Experience with ISO 9001 and ISO 14001
Experience in operating within a defence/military/aerospace or related environment
Supplier quality experience is essential.
Supplier auditing experience
Strong customer management skills
Experience with QMS software would be desirable
Knowledge of quality assurance, manufacturing, and environmental systems
Experience of technical writing, process improvement skills and strong verbal communication
Personal certifications in Six Sigma, Lean or overall Quality qualifications would be advantageous
Commutable to Portsmouth
Must be eligible for SC clearance

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