Principal Quality Engineer

West Midlands
28000.00 - 31000.00 GBP Annual
24 Nov 2016
09 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Principal Quality Engineer

Due to continued growth, my client has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic & experienced Principal Quality Engineer to join their established successful team.

Purpose of Role:

The Principal Quality Engineer will be responsible for supporting the business in implementing Quality Systems and to be the company interface for customers and internal departments with regards to all quality related issues.

The Successful Candidate will have the following:

* Experience within Automotive Manufacturing environment
* Good knowledge of TS16949 quality standards
* Quality Tools - 8D / APQP / PPAP / NCR's / 5y etc
* CMM Operations & Programming.

Responsibilities Overview:

* Assume responsibility for day to day quality activities
* Read and interpret technical drawings.
* Direct and assist other personnel.
* Management of projects.
* Operate within specified project budgets.

* Management of calibration system
* Recording and analysis of scrap
* Chair monthly quality meeting
* Upkeep and presentation of Quality charts for monthly review meeting
* Manage continuous improvement programs using quality tools such as 8D's, Internal NCR's, 5Y's etc.
* New Part Introduction / APQP documentation
* Customer interface / liaison and lead contact for customer quality concerns
* CMM Programming and Operation
* Project timing plans
* Design, creation and management of system held control plans
* Pre-production development
* Ensure that all plant equipment is fit for purpose and capable of producing parts to company/customers standards.
* Authority to stop process and initiate corrective actions.
* Identify remedial actions as necessary
* Maintain all records as necessary.
* Ensure that projects are carried out in accordance with agreed timing plans.

In return for the above you will enjoy a competitive salary & benefits package. This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing business which values its employees and which can offer excellent career prospects.

Interviews are being arranged quickly and it is envisaged that this position will be filled quickly. For more information please email your CV to:

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