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Quality Engineer

West Yorkshire   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Uk based manufacturer servicing the global automotive market
  • Quality Engineer position to focus on the customer

About Our Client

Our client is a market leading Automotive manufacturer with sites across 3 continents and a rapidly growing customer base. High volume, fast paced manufacture that offer's an excellent product for many applications.

Job Description

  • Liaise with customer on problems, concerns and queries related to product and process 8D

  • Liaise with internal departments to understand causes of issues and develop corrective and preventive action solutions

  • Manage internal problem investigations to develop 8D action plans and timings

  • Manage customers concerns from receipt to closure meeting customer deadlines for 8D submissions

  • Chaperone customer visits related to customer performance and 8D submissions

  • Participate in internal continuous improvement activity as quality representative and voice of the customer.

  • Maintain customer concerns data on an internal database providing management reports weekly and monthly on customer concern and open action status.

The Successful Applicant

Personal Specification

  • Practical and common sense approach

  • A good communication

  • Attention to detail approach and good analytical skills

  • Able to work under pressure

  • Proactive

  • Energetic

  • Can do attitude

Education and Qualifications

  • ONC/HNC in a mechanical subject

  • Six sigma green or black belt (not a pre-requisite)

  • Continuous improvement methodology

  • Full passport

  • Full clean driving licence

Previous Experience

  • From a strong automotive back ground

  • Fishbone/Ishikowa diagram/process

  • Continuous improvement methodologies and projects

  • 8D process

  • 5Y's

  • Standard operating procedure's (structure and uses)

  • Process control

  • Flow diagrams

  • Control plans

  • Process Failure Mode and Affects Analysis

  • Computer literate - Microsoft Excel, Word, Visio, Access (data entry)

What's on Offer

£competitive basic salary

International travel