Quality Technician

  • Job Reference: N6030-510S
  • Date Posted: 7 July 2017
  • Location: Wimborne
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering, Government & Defence, Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Sue Allen
  • Telephone: 01252 710215

Job Description

Supplier Quality Technician

 

Our client is looking for a Supplier Quality Technician to support the improvement of Supplier Quality performance, driving root cause analysis and the on-going development of increased supplier capability.

 

As Quality Technician you will also support supplier approval system, conducting audits and ensuring adherence to Quality Management System requirements as well as supporting quality standards for suppliers who are providing materials per specifications. This role is based in Wimborne, Dorset.

 

As a Supplier Quality Technician your key skills and qualifications will include:

Experience of working in a supply chain organisation - Preferred

Previous experience as a supplier quality technician within a technology company (ideally mechanical/aerospace) – Preferred

Proven experience of driving root cause with Suppliers

Proven background in Quality Assurance with an understanding of Quality tools and techniques

Understanding of key aerospace Quality Standards such as AS/EN 9100

Good technical engineering knowledge and ability to read engineering drawings

Supplier Relationship management

Proven background in Quality Assurance and thorough understanding of Quality tools and techniques

Understanding of key aerospace Quality Standards such as AS/EN 9100 and NADCAP

Good technical engineering knowledge and ability to read engineering drawings

Attention to detail and methodical approach

 

As Supplier Quality Technician your key responsibilities will include:

Work in partnership with the IPT to support the delivery of Quality products on time and at the right cost.

Drive prioritized supplier non-conformance management and root cause analysis

Support supplier quality management in line with company control procedures, and relevant regulatory standards e.g., AS/EN 9100

Ensure best practice is adopted within the supply chain to ensure highest levels of product integrity

Visits supplier sites to observe quality systems and material manufacture processes.

Analyses, tracks and reports discrepancies and corrective actions taken when vendor products are rejected/returned on receipt or fail post acceptance.

Prepares documentation for inspection/testing procedures.

Participates in First Article Inspections at suppliers and on-receipt at CMS

Participates in Continuous Improvement Projects

Manage the review of supplier generated FAI’s and Grade 1 part control plans and amend MRP and VisualFAIR systems accordingly

Manage compilation of FAIRs for internal assembly work to provide evidence of conformity of process and product.

Work with Supplier Quality Engineers and Quality Engineering and their management to drive Quality Improvement

 

Supplier Quality Technician

Location:  Wimborne, Dorset

Salary:  Competitive