Supplier Quality Engineer

Posted 16 May by Neaves & Neat Employment Services Ltd
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Supplier Quality Engineer

Location: Ely

Hours: Monday - Friday: 08:30 - 16:30 (37.5 hours per week)

Hourly Rate: Competitive

We are recruiting for a motivated Supplier Quality Engineer based in Ely.

As Supplier Quality Engineer, you will ensure procured components are free from defects and preventative and corrective actions as well as supporting operational functions by playing a central role in assessing supplier quality.


  • Control, manage and lead supplier non-conformances
  • Comprehensive reporting and analysis for root cause and corrective preventative actions
  • Manage a KPI dashboard that demonstrates vendor performance
  • Conduct regular supplier visits - majority UK and occasional overseas
  • Complete supplier assessments, audits and surveillance activities
  • Assist and support the Procurement, Planning, Production, Engineering and Quality functions
  • Approach supplier development with continuous improvement focus and a detailed view on waste reduction
  • Play a key role in vendor selection and assessment
  • Ensure rejected components are processed and returned for investigation
  • Identify and develop ways the vendors can ensure quality at source through collaboration

Candidate Requirements:

  • Proven track record of delivering change within supply chain function
  • Good understanding of quality improvement approaches
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Past experience of LEAN / 5S / Kaizen or Six Sigma initiatives and ERP / Supply chain software
  • Previous experience working in a supply chain or quality role
  • Good knowledge of MS office
  • Adhere to company core values
  • Background in Engineering and Manufacturing

Neaves & Neat Employment Services Ltd. are acting as an Employment Agency for this Permanent vacancy.

Reference: 37988277

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