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Supply Quality Engineer

Supply Quality Engineer

Job number: 27001251

  • Wrexham Branch
  • Permanent, Full Time
  • Please enquire
  • + 33 days holiday (including bank holidays), Life Insurance, Fantastic working environment

Supplier Quality Engineer

Competitive salary (please enquire)

Fixed Term contract (at least 12 months)

Location Commutable from Wrexham, Ellesmere, Oswestry, Shrewsbury

Additional benefits:

• 25 days holiday (plus Bank holidays

• Free parking

• Fantastic working environment

• Life Assurance

• Long Service Award Scheme

The Role

Our client, who are recognised as being at the cutting edge of their sector in technology, is looking to appoint a Supplier Quality Engineer.


• Providing technical assistance to suppliers, identify the root cause of issues and come up with long term solutions to continually improve the manufacture and quality of products.

• Driving the continuous quality improvements within the organisation with a specific focus on suppliers and incoming products.

• Lead and drive supplier non-conformance investigations, associated root cause analysis activities and corrective/preventative solutions with both suppliers and internal functions to ensure timely resolution of supplier quality concerns.

• Undertake initial and ongoing supplier audits with regards to conformity, reliability, quality assurance and certification to support supplier approval integrity and ensure compliance to applicable relevant national and international standards and specifications.

• Establish and maintain Approved Supplier process and ensure the Approved Supplier List is maintained and communicated to all relevant departments.

• From monitoring Supplier KPI's undertake activities to ensure that they continue to meet and exceed company expectations.

• Create supplier improvement action plans where required and support Purchasing Team in escalation and de-selection of external suppliers where performance is below required standards.

• Managing any Supplier non-conformance concerns that are recorded through our Quality Report (QR) process using '8D methodology'

• Perform product validation activities including; first article inspections (FAI), warranties investigations, non-conformities, change control and product improvement

• Writing, revising and reviewing standard operating procedures to include supplier material inspection and test plans (quality manual, SOP, work instructions, forms, drawings, customer specifications) to ensure compliance, accuracy, efficiency and clarity.


The successfully appointed Supplier Quality Engineer will have the following skills and abilities:

• Significant experience in a Quality Assurance/Engineering role within Automotive, Aerospace or Pharmaceutical Industry

• Lead audit trained with in-depth knowledge of ISO 9001 and preferably IATF 16949 and/or AS 9100 quality standards

• Advanced Microsoft Office skills - Word and Excel

• Ability to travel within the UK as well as international travel

The Package

• Competitive salary (please enquire)

• 37.5 hours per week working 08.00am-5pm Monday to Wednesday (on site), 08.00 - 16.30 on a Thursday (onsite), and 08:00 - 12:00 on a Friday (working from home)

• 25 days holiday plus 8 days bank holiday

• Life assurance

• Long Service Award Scheme

• Fantastic working environment

• Contributory pension

• Friendly team and excellent management

To Apply

This vacancy is advertised by Travail Employment Group who are acting as an Employment Agency.

To apply for this position, please email a recent copy of your CV to

or for more information please call Angharad on 01978 366123. If your application is successful a consultant will be in contact with you within the next 7 days. If you do not hear within the next 7 days you have not been successful on this occasion.

All candidates registering with Travail Employment Group will need to provide proof of identity, and evidence of any experience, training and qualifications our client considers necessary for this position.

Travail Employment Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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