Supplier Quality Engineer

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    Dublin West, Dublin

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    Justin Pankinas

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Our Client based in Blanchardstown, Dublin 15 are currently recruiting for a Quality Engineer to join their team.
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Quality Engineer to join a growing team and business in Ireland and who is looking to develop their career further.
You will have the opportunity to establish, influence and improve their Quality Assurance practices and procedures.

Essential duties and responsibilities:
*Evaluate and/or design sampling plans and process control plans for lot acceptance and control processes.
*Study and analyse the effectiveness of inspection activities.
*Design means for measuring accuracy and documenting of inspection work.
*Evaluate and recommend inspection gauges and test equipment. Investigate causes of sporadic defects.
*Provide consultation services to Quality Systems and Manufacturing departments.
*Hire, supervise and train Quality technicians, as directed by Quality Manager.
*Implement process control systems.
*Provide technical support for component, product and process validations.
*Provide technical support for new product transfer.
*Support training of manufacturing operators as applicable.
*Establish and maintain appropriate documentation as required for Quality Systems activities.
*A working knowledge of engineering change process and ability to review technical drawings.
*Investigate and root cause quality problems.
*Develop systems for new processes as required.
*Coordinate Customer Complaint investigations on items returned to facility for analysis.
*Support CAPA investigations and tasks, to determine root cause and corrective actions needed.
*Maintain trend information on field failures.
*Support manufacturing in analyzing manufacturing product lines to determine how or where within the manufacturing or inspection process, the root cause of non-conformances or customer complaints exist.
*Execute and support Statistical Analysis.
*Perform, enhance and validations: for manufacturing processes, gauges, equipment, software and computerized systems as required.
*Prepare written protocols, as necessary.
*Interface with manufacturing and other support groups to ensure department objectives are met.
*Follow all company safety policies and other safety precautions within the work area.
*Environmental: Participate in management structure toward implementation and maintenance of including continual improvement; pollution prevention; objectives and targets; and regulatory compliance. Participate and support the ISO 14001 Certification and Regulatory Audit process

Minimum Requirements:

*BS/BA degree in Engineering, applied science or related field with minimum 5+ years of experience in quality control preferably in the electronic manufacturing industry but not essential; May substitute relevant experience in lieu of educational requirement.
*Highly motivated and enthusiastic individual with strong communication and interpersonal skills and ability to work with cross functional teams.
*Previous SAP experience highly desirable.
*Ability to make solid decisions that will effectively support the business and company policies.
*Able to work in a self-paced environment and lead by example.
*Ability to understand application of regulatory requirements to the business
*Able to analyze and develop quality methods. Responsible for writing clear and concise protocols, study reports, and procedures.
*Strong planning & organisational skills and attention to detail.
*Proficiency in the English language is a requirement alongside eligibility to work in Ireland.
*Proven ability to meet deadlines.
*A "can do" work ethic with excellent problem-solving skills.
*Skilled in use of PC based systems including, but not limited to: word, excel, powerpoint, inventory management, quality system, non-conforming product systems and data base management.