Supplier Quality Engineer
2022-09-28 - 2022-10-27
Eastern Cape, East London
Negotiable Cost To Company (Market related, Negotiable)
Opportunity Available!! Our leading client in the Automotive Sector is looking to employ a Supplier Quality Engineer to join their dynamic team in East London.
Job Description: 

  • Plan, organize, implement preventive actions in projects, in accordance with the customer requirements.
  • Define the IOS objectives and obtain Quality Manager approval of targets; lead plant-functional teams to ensure that IOS objectives are met.
  • Responsible to coordinate and achieve IOS/IATF 16949 certifications.
  • Develop the process to implement, achieve and maintain IOS/IATF 16949.
  • Conduct internal VDA 6.3 process audits and prepare internal teams for customer VDA audits. Maintain VDA compliance.
  • Maintain document control per IOS requirements.
  • Responsible to deploy IOS corporate strategic implementation plans.
  • Responsible to coordinate IOS/IATF 16949 processes and procedures on a continuing basis.
  • Responsible to train and work the different plant departments and teams in regard to the IOS procedures, IATF 16949 and VDA6.3 requirements.
  • Responsible to provide awareness when changes and/or updates are included in IOS procedures, IATF 16949 and VDA6.3 to all different plant teams.
  • Develop and maintain a schedule for all IOS/IATF 16949 internal and external party audits and customer audits.
  • Responsible to maintain all plant IOS information updated in the IOS Live Link Internet.
  • For all audit non-conformities received during any audit, to coordinate the resolution process and response on time.
  • Promote safety to all team members, customers and suppliers.
  • Perform job functions in accordance with set policies and procedures to ensure preservation of the Company Quality Policy.
  • Other duties and tasks as assigned by manager.
  • Communicate with customer and transfer the customer requirements or information to all plant departments.
  • Manage and maintain the continuous conformance testing as per control plan and customer requirement.
  • Participate in workgroups (e.g. FMEA, PSMC, etc.) to ensure the quality input.
  • Coordination of read across tasks and plant validations.
  • Auditing of our supplier base based on risk analysis pertaining to conformance of ISO9001, IATF16949 and VDA6.3.
  • Coordination of APQP activities at our supplier base.
  • Supervision of all receiving inspection, supplier claims and supplier development activities.
  • Measurement and reporting of supplier performance.

Job Requirements: 

  • University degree or adequate education
  • Min. 3 years of working experience on quality related activities in a development and/or production environment.
  • Experience in the automotive industry
  • Experience with OEM’s and/or Supplier
  • Certified QMC VDA6.3 process quality auditor
  • Problem solving knowledge and experience
  • Efficient in Microsoft office applications.
For more information please contact:
Bridgette Groep