Supply Chain Quality Assurance Engineer

Ref No. EMP401451
Location Fareham, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Closed
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The Company is in the business of building quality ships from their site in the beautiful city of Halifax, Canada. They are currently working on a number of significant projects for the Department of National Defense and Canadian Coast Guard


Previous experience working in Quality and Supply Chain.

The Job

Key Responsibilities:

  • Define a quality plan for the supply chain including quality accreditations required and annual risk assessments
  • Assess Supplier Quality Plans, process capability and quality deliverables from suppliers
  • Ensure that processes are in place and adhered to such that all Customer and ISI technical requirements are correctly instructed in supplier purchase orders
  • Determine a verification strategy for supplier product and process, including inspection and test plans
  • Generate supplier project inspection and test plans and final inspection checklists
  • Report and analyse Quality performance of Suppliers using the appropriate suite of performance indicators
  • Conduct QA audits and Quality System Procedure reviews
  • Identify process gaps, and lead actions to close the gaps which may be initiated from non-conformance reports or corrective / preventative actions
  • Manage non-conformance, corrective and preventative actions related to supplier quality
  • Identify internal and external process gaps, lead initiatives to close the gaps
  • Assist in the establishment and implementation of best practice supply chain processes organization.


  • Education Required: Bachelor's Degree in an Engineering related subject: Mathematics, Statistics, Business
  • Years of Experience Required:
    • 5+ years of experience in the shipbuilding industry, in a supply chain, or engineering function
  • Six Sigma Black belt or Lean Management
  • Experience in sourcing, engineering, quality, manufacturing, and program management
  • Experience in developing and implementing vendor qualification programs
  • Knowledge of quality and business systems
  • Commercial and financial acumen
  • Strong knowledge of Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP), Production Part Approval Process (PPAP), Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA)
  • Report and procedure writing with excellent presentation skills
  • Understanding and interpretation of engineering drawings
  • Understanding manufacturing processes
  • Ability to work in a diverse and dynamic environment
  • Ability to present data effectively

All successful applicants must meet requirements for Canadian Controlled Goods Program (CGP), Canadian Government Security clearance, and U.S. International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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