NPI Quality Engineer

NPI Quality Engineer

  • Location

    Coventry, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Engineering and Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £38000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tim Cross

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Key Tasks/Responsibilities

  • To provide strong leadership and to develop a culture of defect prevention and waste elimination.
  • To develop and maintain world-class levels of Quality Engineering in all manufacturing processes.
  • To act as the Company representative to ensure during Product development adherence to Safety, Legal and Customer Specific Requirements.
  • Ensure compliance to existing company Systems and Procedures to support TS16949.
  • To lead cross functional team projects and activities, especially those targeted on zero defect prevention to target and achieve excellent levels of First-Time-Through, scrap and rework.
  • To develop and maintain Quality Plans for all project phases through to series production and ensure Lessons Learnt have been incorporated.
  • Provide directional guidance during Design, DFM, PFMEA and Control Plan reviews.
  • Ensure that all the requirements of APQP and PPAP are documented, maintained, reviewed and meet Customer expectations.
  • Manage and assist in concern investigation, countermeasure implementation and countermeasure confirmation audits during development, build phases and into series production.
  • When required, assist Purchasing with supplier APQP processes including supplier site visits and audits to establish Quality requirements of external suppliers.
  • Provide relevant quality data to New projects / Manufacturing team members.
  • Compilation of Customer / Initial Sample inspection report documentation to support pre-production builds
  • Compilation of Customer Build Appraisal to assist operational teams.
  • Manage and deliver a seamless handover of Projects to the Operational team.

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