Quality Engineer
2022-06-17 - 2022-07-16
Permanent
E.L000597
Automotive
Eastern Cape, East London
Negotiable Monthly (Market related, Negotiable)
Opportunity Available! Our well known client in the Automotive Sector is looking to employ a Quality Engineer to join their dynamic team in East London.
Job Description:

  • Maintain the Quality of Safety Management Systems in accordance with ISO 9001:2015 and IATF 16946:2016, VDA6.3 and VDA 5
  • To liaise with customers to ensure that customer specific requirements are implemented and maintained, including warranty systems
  • To ensure that Quality, Safety, Health and Environment requirements are met at all stages of process development and production
  • Coordinate control and conduct technical analysis of customer returns 
  • Liaise with the relevant departments to conduct root cause analysis and identify counter measures for customer returns
  • Monitor and report on a weekly and monthly basis on customer returns, customer complaints (G8D's) internal and external PPM's and continual improvement activities 
  • Assist with any technical problems in the factory, including problem solving and risk analysis 
  • Attend to any customer complaints and queries timeously and report back to production manager
  • Control quality policies, procedures, systems and standards in the plant
  • Manage and supervise quality personnel and ensure training needs analysis and necessary training takes place
  • Formulation/ documented input with regard to control plans, FMEA's and Quality instructions in co-operation with the responsible Process Engineer
  • To maintain and exceed both internal and external customer requirements/ targets for quality and PPM
  • Prevention of internal / external failures through audits and corrective/ preventative action methods
  • Manage and conduct regular product, process and dock audits according to VDA6.3
  • Manage and control the receiving inspection, patrol inspection and final buy off inspection

Job Requirements:
  • Matric 
  • National Diploma (T3/ S4/ N6) Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering 
  • FMEA, SPC, MSA - Core tools 
  • Quality Planning, Problem Solving 
  • Advanced EMS 1S0 14001, in depth knowledge of ISO 9001:2015 and IATF 16946:2016; VDA6.3 and VDA6.5
  • 5 years experience plastics injection moulding experience on automotive plastics components 
  • 5 years plastic injection moulding tooling and development and manufacturing experience 
  • 3-5 years project management experience on automotive component projects
For more information please contact:
Bridgette Groep