A Vendor Engineer is required by CareerWise Recruitment for our Galway based client.
Role of this position
Functional expert for Supplier approval process.
Coordinate documentation required for determination of critical suppliers, this will involve obtaining input from the engineering team and suppliers for each new component sourced.
Liaise with suppliers to obtain supplier approval documents.
Manage suppliers on an on-going basis via regular contact, periodic audits and other methods to guarantee consistent high-quality performance on an on-going basis.
Maintain relevant documentation to comply with quality standards and customer requirements.
Interact with suppliers to resolve quality issues through the NC/SCAR process and lead quality improvement initiatives with suppliers.
Monitor and measure performance of suppliers for quality and delivery and provide input to management review.
Inventory control of material awaiting inspection.
Level 8 degree in Engineering or Science.
4+ years' industry experience in a medical device-manufacturing or pharmaceutical environment.
Have obtained a green belt in Six-Sigma or have a good working knowledge of the principles.